Nothing Else Like It!
A once in a lifetime opportunity for the sophisticated and discriminating buyer to purchase a truly unmatched residence in one of Greenwich Village’s best buildings, 40 Fifth Avenue.
The perfect combination of classic style and modern sensibility, this thoughtfully renovated five bedroom, five and one half bath duplex is a wonderful blend of form, function, style and comfort. From the 14th and 15 floors, the three exposures provide stunning light and dazzling views of the Empire State Building and the landmark areas of Greenwich Village.
On the main level, there is an expansive living room, dining room, open gourmet kitchen with top of the line appliances (Subzero refrigerator, Miele dishwasher, Viking stove, Viking wine cooler), home office and a guest bedroom with en-suite bathroom. These well scaled rooms provide all the elements for the ultimate New York City living experience and are ideal for gracious entertaining.
An open staircase leads to the private quarters which include an additional living room, a play room, three bedrooms each with an en-suite bathroom, a master suite with an elegantly appointed en-suite bathroom, and a fully equipped windowed laundry room with full size washer/dryer, sink, SubZero wine cooler and custom storage.
The apartment features two zoned central air-conditioning units, radiant heat in the bathrooms, two wood burning fireplaces with the possibility of a third, herringbone floors, in ceiling sound system, limestone counter tops, Merit hand crafted hardware and three basement storage rooms that transfer with the sale.
40 Fifth Avenue, on the south-west corner of Fifth Avenue and 11thStreet, is a 15 story Neo-Georgian apartment house completed in 1929. It has been described by Paul Goldberger, an architecture critic for the New York Times, as “… a Park Avenue Building that must have come loose in a storm and dropped anchor down here.”
Experience the ultimate in gracious living at 40 Fifth Avenue with doormen, elevator men, live-in superintendent and storage.