This expansive 2 bedroom 2 bath estate-condition home in prime Lenox Hill is a rare offering that reflects the elegance of Park Avenue, and affords a generous floor-through layout for upscale living and entertaining. Grandly proportioned rooms are punctuated by airy ceilings and hardwood floors, brightened by oversized windows on triple exposures to the north, east and south. A gracious entry foyer flanked by 2 large walk-in closets spills into a fabulous open gallery, with sprawling living and dining rooms on either side spanning 50 feet from wall to wall! Such capacious, versatile space can serve multiple uses, accommodating various seating arrangements for hosting guests, a study area, even a third bedroom if desired.
A sunny windowed eat-in kitchen connected to the dining area assures easy serving, complete with a convenient service entrance and washer-dryer. The spacious master bedroom with picture windows presents wonderful open city views to the south and east, as well as a walk-in closet and an en-suite windowed bath. Facing north and east is the second light-filled bedroom with tasteful built-ins and ample closets. The discerning buyer can make this gem their own, modernizing the interior to suit their style and taste, taking advantage of an exceptional footprint replete with space, light and views!
Built in 1961, 799 Park Avenue is a handsome 21-story postwar building at a prime address at the corner of 74th and Park. The amenities residents enjoy at this white-glove, full-service cooperative include 24-hour doormen, elevator operators, a live-in superintendent, new top-of-the-line gym, onsite parking garage, laundry facility, lovely outdoor garden with fountain and seating, biking and storage. The location is supreme, 2 blocks from Central Park, near world-renowned Museum Mile, as well as glamorous Madison Avenue shopping, fine dining, and excellent transportation. Pets and pied-a-terres are allowed.