Prewar elegance in a Rosario Candela building. Off a semi private entry, a dramatic gallery over thirty feet in length leads to this beautifully renovated residence measuring approximately 1850 square feet. Rich and luxurious Brazilian hardwood floors adorn the spacious living room with partial river and park views, three bedrooms, a separate dining area, and an office. The stunning windowed chef's eat in kitchen features an enormous granite island which seats four, a pantry, decorative tile backsplash with pot filler, endless custom cabinets and counter space, and subzero and vented wolf stainless steel appliances. Off the kitchen is a chic bar area with a wine fridge, a vented laundry closet, and an elegant full third bathroom. The fantastic master bedroom boasts oversized windows, two seating areas, an enormous walk in closet custom outfitted with new interiors, and a private office that can be used as a second walk in closet. The spa like luxurious master bathroom is outfitted with a double marble vanity, a window facing the river, and an an exquisite custom shower. The second bedroom, larger than most master bedrooms, has a large double closet, a large seating area, and a renovated ensuite windowed bath. The third bedroom fits a queen sized bed and is adjacent to the third full windowed bathroom. This triple mint home has state of the art features such as custom lighting, wiring for sound, multiple guest and linen closets, and a second egress leading to the service hall. 285 Riverside Drive is a Rosario Candela-designed pre-war building circa 1926 with an impressive, gracious lobby with carved iron entrance doors, majestic carved ceilings and gleaming marble floors. There is a full time door staff, live-in superintendent, laundry room, separate storage, and bike room. The building is pet friendly. This green enclave of the Upper West Side has wonderful proximity to Riverside Park, shops, restaurants and a myriad of transportation options. 2% flip tax to be paid by the buyer.