A wonderful home on a beautiful tree-lined block on the Upper East Side, this spacious home has a corner dining alcove with three bay windows that can easily convert to a separate room. Other apartments in this line have used it as either a small 2nd bedroom, an office, or a den. Currently it is a wonderful dining room adjacent to the kitchen, offering a lovely atmosphere with its wall of windows. The living room is very large, over 25' long and wide as well, with lots of room for entertaining. The master BR is huge (19' x 11'). Thomasville wood cabinets, granite counter-tops and tiled flooring are the finishes of the kitchen with stainless steel appliances: GE stove, GE dishwasher, GE microwave and LG refrigerator with ice-maker. In addition, the kitchen offers great storage including a large pantry. The air-conditioning units in the entertaining space and bedroom are through the wall, and there is excellent closet space throughout. The apartment, located on the 8th floor facing North over a wide street gets great light all the time.440 East 79th is a well-managed, pet friendly co-op with 24 hour doorman, live-in superintendent, a great gym, and landscaped roof-deck with beautiful views. It has a garage (accessible from the building), a central laundry room, bike room and storage room. It's in a wonderful location with everything at your fingertips including easy access to both public transportation (the 4,5,6,Q subway lines and crosstown buses) as well as a taxi line at the corner that goes downtown. This super-convenient, vibrant neighborhood also has many excellent restaurants, beautiful parks, excellent schools, great shopping, a library, post-office, cafes, and wonderful markets.