Description

Handsome and refined, this impeccably renovated 20-foot wide brownstone with stoop and elevator has been gutted to its shell then rebuilt and meticulously crafted to create a modern classic that's bright and imbued with good energy. Originally built in 1877 by architect J. H. Valentine for developer Ira E. Doying, it is one of a row of ten originally neo-Grec residences. No. 52, however, is one of only a handful that retains its historical front façade that features enframements with incised carving at openings, cornice slab lintels and stylized bracketed cornice at the roof. The current owner presents a fresh update to the rear façade with a neoteric combination of beautiful limestone, steel, and glass that allows southern light to permeate the dwelling. Collaborating with renowned architect, Jose L. Ramirez, the owner has invested much time and energy into creating the ultimate amalgamation of all things timeless and timely. The stoop leads to an elegant marble vestibule. An adjacent sitting parlour with gas fireplace is the first stop in the lofty entertaining floor. It is proceeded by the voluminous great room anchored by a a gas fireplace with an impressive mantle. A custom marble and wood bar acts both as a sophisticated visual divide and, functionally, a brilliant service area catering to the formal living and dining spaces. The rear rooms enjoy a beautiful view of the garden. Overall, the home consists of six spacious bedrooms, six sumptuous marble baths plus three powder rooms, a family room, a gym, a delightful large open gourmet kitchen featuring top of the line appliances and large breakfast area, and a full cellar. Comfort and efficiency in mind the whole house is wired and ready for the latest technological tools, and also enjoys multi-zone central heating and air conditioning. The elevator services all floors.
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Building Features 5 Floors5 Units

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$24,500,000

Listed on Sep 19, 2018

645 Days on Market

6 Beds / 8.5 Baths / - ft²

Total Monthly expenses: $9,096

Maintenance: - / R.E. Taxes $9,096

Other Details:

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Lot Size: 20.0' x 100.42' Built: 20.0' x 62.0'

Zoning: -

Exclusively listed with: The Corcoran Group Source: RLS

Loy
Carlos

abc@corcoran.com

(718) 757-8219

Carrie C
Chiang

ccc@corcoran.com

(212) 836-1088

Listing Courtesy of The Corcoran Group View Listing

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