This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from November 05, 2014
59 East 82nd Street is a spectacular 6-story, 8165 square feet Upper Eastside townhouse comprised of 5+ bedrooms/4 full and 3 half baths. This residence, with its handsome limestone and brick faade, features a central entrance of filigree wrought iron fencing flanked by two sunken gardens. Upon entering the home, a Venetian plaster vestibule and a crema marble entry hall greet you. As you ascend to the second floor, the extremely generous landing/gallery off the staircase and elevator provides a gracious transition from the front to the back of the house. Here you will find a living room, dining room, and gourmet chef's kitchen on the same floor making the house wonderful for formal entertaining. The upper four floors comprise 5+ bedrooms, library/study and a playroom/den. The outdoor space, with its paved garden, terrace, and roof deck, are enhanced with elegantly manicured foliage. The overhead skylight and large south-facing bowed windows amplify the residence's natural light. An extraordinary home in a highly sought after neighborhood, with ample space, natural light and beautiful outdoor areas.