CONTRACT SIGNED Everything you have been waiting for in your new home is finally on the market. This rarely available "A" line at 490 West End Avenue is a front corner apartment with four real bedrooms, plus a staff room, 3 baths, Formal Dining Room, Living Room with decorative fireplace, a room-sized graceful entrance foyer, and a large eat-in-kitchen. This grand home is light and airy, has high ceilings, hardwood floors and wonderful prewar details. There are large windows fronting the avenue, affording late afternoon western light, views of the river and Manhattan sunsets from the master bedroom and partial views from the dining room and one other bedroom. Apartment 12A has wonderful bones and awaits your special touch to customize it with a new kitchen and baths, an opportunity not to be missed! 490 WEA located on the corner of 83rd Street, is a handsome turn of the century co-op in a fabulous location with a 24 hour doorman and excellent live-in super. This is a perfect location convenient to both Riverside and Central Park, many excellent schools, trendy new restaurants and cafes, and gourmet food shopping such as Zabars, Citarella, Fairway and Trader Joes. Amenities include a gym, bike room, and storage lockers. Pet friendly.