First Offering - High floor four bedroom, three full bathroom home, with direct Central Park and open south views in pristine condition. Each room has open exposures allowing for an incredible amount of natural light and spectacular views. Situated on the best double-wide quiet block on the Upper West Side, where there is no bus traffic, right across the street from the Museum of Natural History this home is perched above Central Park. The layout is perfect for entertaining with a sprawling 28' x 18'4" living and dining, and 9'3" classic pre-war high-beamed ceilings. The central living space has two bedrooms on either wing with gracious foyer, and dramatic central hall.
The open chef's kitchen with top-of-the-line hard-wood custom cabinetry has tremendous cabinet, and granite counter space, under counter lighting, subzero refrigerator with double freezer, and two additional refrigerator drawers, pantry, and glass backsplash.
The storage in this home is unusually immense with 14 closets, including three walk-ins, and two large storage units (included at no extra fee) in the basement. Additionally there is high-quality custom built-in cabinetry and bookshelves throughout.
Some of the immaculately restored pre-war details include hardwood oak parquet flooring, high-beamed ceilings with crisp moldings, and skim-coated walls. Simultaneously, the infrastructure such as electric is up-to-date with through-wall air conditioning in every room, and vented Miele washer/dryer. The elegant vestibule is shared with only two other residences.
6 West 77th Street was built by famed architect Nathan Korn in 1927 and is recognized as a New York City Landmark located within the Historic District of Manhattan. This is a rare Upper West Side gem in a full-service white-glove cooperative in perfect physical and financial condition, with 16 stories and approximately 102 homes lovingly cared for by 17 full-time staff members including a 24-hour Doorman, live-in Superintendent, and multiple Porters. There is a brand new gym, central laundry, bike storage, and a most charming private garden. Proximity to transport could not be more convenient with Subway entrance right across the street on 77th and Central Park West, and the bus is right on Central Park West and 77th. Flip tax 2%.