STUNNING PREWAR TERRACED PENTHOUSE Perfectly situated atop a distinguished co-op on West End Avenue, this sundrenched penthouse is replete with charm and features a magnificent wrap-around terrace and wonderful river and cityscape views. One enters the apartment from a semi-private elevator landing that leads to a stately gallery, providing an impressive introduction to the home. Soaring beamed ceilings, classic moldings and pristine hardwood flooring beautifully enhance the graceful layout of this spectacular residence. With 18 windows spanning 4 exposures, the home is filled with abundant natural light. The grand 28-foot entertaining expanse has a woodburning fireplace and large windows overlooking a delightful wide terrace.
A vast windowed kitchen with vintage tin ceiling provides ample room for dining, a butler's pantry and a laundry area. The master suite is located off of a private corridor and offers a peaceful haven replete with a windowed spa-bathroom, large walk-in closet and access to the terrace. There is a second bedroom on the Southern wing of the home with ample closets and a full-bath, that could easily serve as a library/family room. Designed by world-renowned architect Emery Roth, the stately 16-story brick structure was originally built in 1928. The spectacular marble lobby is enhanced with a vaulted ceiling, stained-glass windows and vintage bronze doors. Residents enjoy the highest levels of service and privacy. Amenities include a 24-hour doorman, private storage facilities and a laundry room. Pets permitted.