A rarely available and elegant Classic Six in a pre-war condo. This sunny and gracious home features soaring 10-foot ceilings, crown and picture moldings, wiring for sound in all rooms, dual-zone central air, custom-built closets, and amazing natural light throughout the spaces.
The gracious foyer leads into the north-facing living room through an arched entryway and the south-facing dining room. The enormous windowed kitchen and butler's pantry feature custom solid cherry Christopher Peacock cabinetry with under-cabinet lighting, two sinks, honed marble mosaic tiled floors, heated floors, and abundant marble countertops. Top-of-the-line appliances include a Sub-Zero refrigerator and wine cooler, Wolf range with grill, a Miele dishwasher, as well as a Maytag Neptune washer/dryer.
The corner master bedroom has open city views and fantastic sunlight all day long. It features soaring ceilings, custom closets, and a limestone master bathroom with a steam shower, heated floors, Waterworks fixtures, and a cherry wood vanity by Christopher Peacock.
The second bedroom is enormous with a walk-in custom-built closet and an en-suite bath with heated floors. Off the kitchen is the third bedroom or home office with a charming half bath, great open city views facing east, and custom closets.
650 West End Avenue has a 24-hour doorman, live-in superintendent, and exercise room. This Schwartz & Gross masterpiece built in 1917 has characteristic pre-war details including a totally restored lobby and only three apartments per floor. 90% financing, pied-a-terre, co-purchasing, unlimited renting, and pets are all allowed. There is a $509/month assessment.