This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from May 08, 2014
Perfectly situated on a most desirable tree-lined block, this 16.25 wide townhouse is noteworthy for its picturesque brownstone faade, abundant original architectural details, and soaring ceiling heights. Enter from a circa 1915 stoop, the Parlor Floor features a suite of Entertaining Rooms anchored by a graciously ascending staircase. The ceiling height on this floor is an impressive 115. Upstairs are five wonderful bedrooms and three bathrooms, each boasting sunny outlooks over East 71st Street or the lush and verdant gardens in the rear. Downstairs is a large Kitchen and a handsome dining room which opens onto the spacious Garden. Currently comprising 3,525+/- square feet of living space, there is also the possibility to increase the total square footage to 4,286+/- and add an elevator per alteration plans currently filed with DOB and Landmarks. This historic townhouse presents the rare opportunity to restore or renovate a classic New York residence into the home of your dreams.