The Ultimate Luxury Home in the 21st Century
Sprawling over floors 51 and 52, this 4 bedroom apartment not only includes large entertaining rooms and a very generous back of house space, but together with the sleek and state-of-the-art interior, this property is the ultimate epitome of luxury city living in the 21st Century.
Standalone highlights on Floor 51 include a dramatic double height corner Living Room with incredible 24 foot ceilings, an impressive dining room, a library and a study, all with breathtaking panoramic views across New York’s skyline.
This floor also boasts a huge stainless steel chef’s kitchen with granite counter tops, pantry, two very generous staff rooms, an abundance of storage space, south-facing media room, breakfast room and a spacious powder room to complete the layout.
The designer floating staircase is a work of art in itself and has a strong yet graceful presence in the sweeping Gallery to lead you up to the 52nd floor. Here the showstopper is undoubtedly the private master bedroom complete with two marble baths, dressing room and office.
In addition, there are a further three large bedrooms with en suite marble baths, a wonderful and centrally located den as well as a separate laundry room.
A testament to classic design quality workmanship
This extraordinary upscale apartment is a testament to both great and classic design and a premier example of top quality workmanship.
More than just compelling attributes, precise attention to detail and comfort make this duplex apartment an ideal residence for both grand entertaining and glamorous living.
A remarkable intrinsic warmth radiates throughout the large living spaces which are as impressive in style as they are comfort thanks to the inclusion of such functionality as multi zone HVAC cooling and heating and a highly sophisticated security system.
Gwathmey Siegel Kaufman Architects
Founded in 1968, New York based Gwathmey Siegel Kaufman Architects are the firm behind the master planning, architecture and interior design of this exceptional dream home.
The firm has an outstanding international reputation for architectural excellence which is confirmed through the receipt of more than 100 design awards, continuous recognition in both professional and general press, and inclusion in exhibitions and histories of contemporary architecture.
New York, The City that Never Sleeps
As the largest city in the United States with global notoriety for being the “City that Never Sleeps”, you can find almost anything at any time in NYC. It is a multicultural epicenter and people from all over the world are taking advantage of the recovering real estate market to live in what is undoubtedly one of the most iconic metropolitan cities in the world.
The New York City luxury real estate market has some of the world's most glamorous homes and it is widely known for its expensive, high class housing. Be it a luxurious penthouse apartment or an Upper West Side brownstone, the opulent reputation of NYC high end homes is unique and unparalleled and discerning buyers certainly know the best when they see it.
Living in NYC is as varied as it is exciting and the range of condos is nothing short of eclectic. Some have a proud history spanning over a hundred years and offer a wealth of original features whilst on the other end of the spectrum are the modern, architectural masterpieces.
Upper East Side, Manhattan
Located between Central Park/Fifth Avenue, 59th Street, the East River and 96th Street, Manhattan’s Upper East Side is not only one of the most well known neighbourhoods of the borough, it’s also now one of the most affluent in the whole of New York City.
It is the perfect neighbourhood for exploring some of New York’s most significant cultural institutions such as the Soloman R. Guggenheim Museum, the Whitney Museum of American Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art and there are countless other distractions to enjoy such as fine restaurants, gourmet food shops, the shops of Fifth Avenue and Madison Square and of course, the city’s urban oasis that is Central Park.
Upper East Side real estate includes many of the most luxurious properties in the world and is home to some of New York City’s most stunning architecture and elegant pre-war homes. Landmarked brownstones line the prime residential streets between the avenues.
Bloomberg Tower at 731 Lexington Avenue
731 Lexington Avenue is a 1,400,000 sq ft (130,000 m2) glass skyscraper on the East Side of Midtown Manhattan, New York City. It houses the headquarters of Bloomberg L.P. hence its informal title of Bloomberg Tower, and beyond the 31st floor are 105 luxury condominiums.
The tower is the 15th tallest building in New York City and the 46th tallest in the United States. It stands at an impressive 55 stories tall, reaching 806 ft (246 m) and consumes a complete city block in Midtown East, encompassing East 58th and East 59th Streets. This is a truly prime location enhanced by an impeccable attention to detail.
This iconic skyscraper is the work of World renowned architect firm, César Pelli & Associates. César Pelli himself is an Argentine American architect well respected and known for designing some of the world's tallest buildings and other major urban landmarks. In 1991, the American Institute of Architects (AIA) listed Pelli among the ten most influential living American architects.
One Beacon Court Residences
The residential floors at Bloomberg Tower 731 are known as One Beacon Court and are served by a separate entrance directly across from Bloomingdale’s. This private entrance has an enclosed elliptical courtyard that is 7 stories high and connects 58th to 59th Street. There is also a circular drive for easy pick up and drop off and extra privacy.
Amenities in this luxury residence are every bit as exclusive as you would expect from one of New York City’s finest addresses and include: personalised concierge service, full-time doorman, and a valet service.
Furthermore, The Beacon Club located on the 29th floor, includes a fully equipped fitness centre, entertainment suite and lounge, children's playroom and business centre.
Residents of One Beacon Court are also granted access to Cierge by Sony, a private shopping service providing early access to Sony products, 24 hour technical support, tickets to Sony Events, and much more.
As of 2014, residential tenants included Beyoncé, NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams, and baseball players Johnny Damon and Bobby Abreu.
Sotheby's East Side Manhattan Brokerage
For more information about this beautiful and truly unique home, please do not hesitate to contact Serena Boardman, Senior Global Real Estate Advisor and Associate Broker at the Sotheby's East Side Manhattan office.
This fantastic home is currently on the market at $82.000.000 USD
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