Spacious and elegant well-proportioned home in pristine condition. Three exposures, quiet steady light and treetop views. This pre-war home has details that have been lovingly restored. Vintage herringbone oak floors, picture moldings, large windows and nine foot ceilings are seamlessly interwoven with the modern conveniences you need. Black and white bath with subway tile and slate floors. The sun-splashed Chef's eat-in kitchen has black granite, plenty of counter and storage, a Viking Range, Miele Dishwasher and W/D. The huge living/dining area has great proportions and room to entertain with an 8-seat table in the dining area. Generous bedrooms are separated by a beveled glass door. The hall cedar closet is a bonus for extra storage, and each of the generous north facing bedrooms have large closets and great windows. According to the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission, Gaetan Ajello's last known commission was the Manticote in 1924. The building has a beautifully appointed and meticulously maintained lobby with 24 hour attendant, a live-in superintendent, porters and maintenance staff. Your pet friendly home is at the entrance to Riverside park, and offers the very best of Manhattan living; Tranquility, history, community, and convenience. Theater, jazz, concerts, lectures, neighborhood restaurants, and any shopping needs are right outside your door. It is a short ride to Times Square, Lincoln Center, The Apollo, the many museums. Low monthly charges and excellent financials.