This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from July 30, 2013
Enjoy the ultimate luxury living in a one-of-a-kind prewar condominium near Central Park, with a phenomenal 1500-square-foot wraparound garden terrace in Manhattan's exclusive Carnegie Hill. This glamorous Upper East Side home, featured in numerous architectural publications and on television, is a sight to behold with its refined living space and sophisticated appointments. Perched on the 17th story of one of the city's finest prewar condominiums with Only 2 apartments on the floor, this expansive light-filled apartment is the ideal setting for relaxing comfortably or entertaining formally. The versatile layout comprised of an elegant wood-paneled living room with beamed ceilings and a fireplace, a stainless steel and granite chef's kitchen, 2 large master bedrooms, a maid's room or home office, 3 full spa-like marble baths and a powder room can easily be suited to your needs whether as your primary home or pied-a-terre. Complementing the exquisite interior is the enormous Zen-like private wrap terrace, accessed from the living room and master bedroom, which offers stretching views of Central Park and Long Island as you enjoy coffee, cigar, cocktails and conversation by the fountain. Wrap terrace is equipped with full wet bar, wet sprinklers, tanning beds, herb garden outdoor speakers and lighting. Built in 1924, The Gatsby is a 17-story white-glove prewar residence between Park and Madison Avenues, in one of the city's most sought-after neighborhoods. Live minutes from Central Park, Museum Mile, Manhattan's best shopping, world-class restaurants and boutiques, and top city schools. Residents enjoy such full-service amenities as a 24-hour doorman, live-in super, children's playroom, fitness center, Bike room and storage room.