This sun-filled quiet south-facing apartment overlooking the beautiful tree-lined 79th Street features 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, a powder room, and abundant closets throughout. The entry foyer leads to an oversized sunken living room adjacent to a separate windowed dining room, ideal for entertaining. The kitchen features white cabinetry, granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances. Both south-facing bedrooms are generously sized and have en-suite baths. The master bedroom is outfitted with a huge wall of closets and windowed bathroom. There are hardwood floors throughout.and new central air conditioning units in each room (4 in total).The Asten House is a full-service white-glove building with a renovated marble lobby and newly renovated custom-designed hallways. There are 2 separate elevator wings with a total of 4 elevators and 3 apartments or less per floor, The highly attentive, professional staff includes a 24-hour doorman and concierge plus a live-in resident manager. Exemplary amenities afford luxurious living, such as a large state-of-the-art gym, full-service in-house valet, party room, bike room, storage room, a large modern laundry facility conveniently located on the first floor, a lovely landscaped park just outside the building, and an attached parking garage (discounted for Asten House residents). Dogs under 35 lbs. are permitted with board approval. 70% financing allowed. Pied a terres allowed. Co-purchasing, guarantors, gifting are all permitted with board approval. This prime address is close to public transportation ( The Q train (entrance on 83rd and 2nd Ave), M31, M79 and the 6 train) and a taxi line at the corner that travels directly to the Financial District. Close proximity to Carl Schurz and John Jay Park, the East River Promenade, and the best restaurants and gourmet shops. Down the block from Duane Reade, D' Agostino supermarket, Starbucks and the post office. Located blocks away to many schools.