Welcome to 9AB at 875 Park Avenue, an exquisite five bedroom and 5.5 bathroom pre-war co-op. Timeless details across 11 rooms and 9'8"ceilings make this apartment a true one of a kind. Enjoy the abundant natural light coming from four exposures (south, west, north and east), original hardwood floors and the breathtaking entrance gallery which serves as a spectacular introduction to this great home.
The grand living room faces North and connects the stellar dining room with the beautiful library, facing North and East; The Eastern wing of the residence is completed by two bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms facing south and east.
The West Wing offers a dramatic corner master suite with northern and western exposures, providing views over Park Avenue and Central Park at a distance. With an additional oversized Library/Bedroom, two renovated bathrooms, abundant closet space and a formal foyer, The west Wing truly offers a plentiful living experience separate from the entertaining areas.
The windowed kitchen is accessed through a generous butler's pantry off the entrance foyer. It includes a staff room/bedroom with an ensuite full bathroom. The kitchen is equipped with top-of-the-line appliances including a Sub-Zero refrigerator, a Viking vented range and oven, a Bosch dishwasher, vented Bosch washer/dryer & breakfast counter.
875 Park Avenue, a full service Co-Op, stands out among the residential buildings of the Upper East Side. The two-story base is comprised of limestone blocks punctuated with large multi-pane windows framed in intricately shaped wrought iron. The remainder of the building is done in limestone brick. The elegantly carved double door at the building's main entrance on Park Avenue speaks of the elegance inside. The door is framed by art deco carving in the limestone and steps lead up into the well-appointed lobby. The building's exterior is also enhanced by its landscaped sidewalk. Truly, this is a classic prewar building that is as stunning today as it was when it was built in 1912. It was designed by George and Edward Blum and became a co-op in 1948. Today, this twelve story building, contains 50 luxury homes, all with gracious lay-outs. All units come with generous storage (2 for Apartment 9AB) and residents can enjoy a full gym with brand new equipment, including peloton bikes. The amenities are completed by a Bicycle room & cold storage. Pets and pied a terre are welcomed.
Architectural Style: Pre-War/Vintage