Loft-like 2 bed, convertible 3 bed apt in the Riviera, the legendary grande dame of upper Riverside Drive, 600 ft from the #1 train at 157th Street in the Audubon Park Historic District. Currently configured as 2-bed apt with bedrooms at either end of the apartment and a very large central space in-between where the formal d/r and l/r had been. Liebherr fridge, Miele washer and dryer and a dishwasher. in the artist-designed ceramic-tiled kitchen. Stylish ceiling fans suspended over original oak floors throughout apt. Full service, passionately pet-friendly marble-lobbied building including 24 hr. doorman, live-in super, 3 elevators, 3 entrances one of them flush with the street grade. Storage and bicycle storage, building laundry, and w/d allowed in apts. Close to the 1 and C trains, 4 and 5 buses, as well as the Hudson River bike path and the GWB. Blossoming neighborhood sits amidst a growing corridor of restaurants and bars, and a good new supermarket. Area surrounded by large educational and medical institutions including Columbia University's Medical, Manhattanville and Morningside campuses, NY Presbyterian Hospital, City College and Yeshiva U. .Close to the 1 and C trains, 4 and 5 buses, as well as the Hudson River bike path and park, and the GWB.