The ONLY duplex available on Madison Avenue! This gracious 3-bedroom/ 2.5-bathroom home is situated along the Gold Coast of the Upper East Side, in a prestigious white glove doorman cooperative, only 1 block to Central Park and surrounded by the best shops and restaurants.
Apartment 6/7E presents a rare and unique opportunity to enjoy two floors of luxury living with all windows in the home facing Madison Avenue, with views down to Billionaire's Row. As one of only a handful of duplexes at the Colony House, living here offers the feel of a townhouse, with all the conveniences of a full-service building.
A generous foyer and elegant curved staircase greet you as you enter the apartment. On the first level of the home, situated on the 6th floor of the building, there is a spacious sunny living room with decorative mantel and a dining room with custom cabinets, offering plenty of space to live comfortably and entertain. The kitchen has incredible storage space including a very large pantry, stainless steel appliances and a breakfast bar. On this floor you will also find a large “bonus” room which can serve as a 3rd bedroom, guest room, den, library, playroom or office. A tasteful powder room rounds out this level.
The upper level of the home, situated on the 7th floor of the building, features two adjacent grand bedroom suites of similar sizes. As with all the windows in the apartment, the upper-level bedroom suites overlook the architecturally significant buildings along Madison Avenue and have skyline views stretching South. Enter the king-sized primary bedroom suite through a custom-designed dressing area outfitted with 2 enormous closets, a double vanity, plenty of cabinets and counter space and an enclosed updated bathroom with stall shower and toilet. The secondary bedroom suite, of similar size to the primary bedroom suite, also has a dressing area with deep closets and an enclosed tub and toilet. There is currently a built-in Murphy bed, desk and shelving in the secondary bedroom. Both bedroom suites feature brand new electric blinds. A laundry closet housing the full-size washer/dryer completes this floor.
Other notable features of this special home include new hardwood floors throughout, HVACs in every room with custom built-ins surrounding them for extra storage, incredible closet space with several reach-in closets, plus a basement storage unit that transfers with the apartment. There is access on both floors to the hallway and elevators
The Colony House is ideally located on the corner of 65th Street and Madison Avenue. This coveted white-glove, postwar cooperative features an elegant lobby, 24-hour doorman, live-in resident manager, a beautifully landscaped roof deck, gym, bike room, laundry room and on-site garage. Electric and gas are included in the maintenance and the building allows 50% financing. Pied-a-terres permitted. Cats permitted. Sorry, no dogs. 2% flip tax paid by seller.
Listing Courtesy of Serhant.