This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from October 25, 2013
Pristine, exceptionally designed and renovated townhouse, approx. 5,500 sq. ft. including 5 stories plus basement and featuring 5 fireplaces, a beautifully landscaped garden and a 5th floor terrace, in one of NYC's most sought-after locations between Fifth and Madison. Enter into an elegant vestibule with 11' ceilings to a grand entry gallery and a spacious landing under 22' ceilings showcasing a classic staircase serving all floors. This home offers 12 rooms with 3 spacious bedrooms, 4 renovated bathrooms and 2 nicely appointed powder rooms. With plenty of architectural and custom details, this stunning residence also features a 34' double-living room for entertaining, a wood-paneled library, home office, formal dining room, and a state-of-the-art kitchen with breakfast room. The luxurious master suite includes a fully customized dressing room/study and a spa-like bathroom with two windows. The basement has an exercise area, staff quarters and full bathroom.Additional features include oversized windows throughout offering terrific southern sunlight and beautiful townhouse views to the north, high ceilings, venetian plaster walls, recessed custom lighting, and custom woodwork and built-ins throughout. A Control4 home automation system accesses the audio/visual, lighting, temperature, 5-zone central air conditioning, and video security/alarm system. There is plentiful storage, a newly resurfaced roof, and updated electrical and plumbing systems.