This exceptional 12 room home is located on a high floor in one of the most prestigious cooperatives on Fifth Avenue.
When you arrive by way of private elevator landing to residence 13A, you are immediately greeted with a stunning marble entrance gallery with 10 foot ceilings and original early 20th century crown moldings.
The gorgeous living room with a wood-burning fireplace has large windows that provide unobstructed southern and western exposures with views of Central Park and the historic Manhattan skyline, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
The formal dining also boasts unobstructed views of Central Park and is the perfect place to entertain.
The beautiful library also has a wood burning fireplace and is large enough to also be used as an office or media room.
Key features of the chef's kitchen include a 6 burner Viking range and dual ovens, dual Miele dishwashers, wine fridge, service bar, and breakfast room.
The large bedrooms, including the incredible master suite are located towards the back of the apartment for the utmost privacy.
All in all the apartment has 4 bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms, and 2 powder rooms. There is also a separate maids' room, and a laundry room with dual Miele washer/dryers. The home is outfitted with a sound system that is controlled through the Savant app on any iPhone or iPad. There is also an updated security system.
Built in 1930 and designed by Rosario Candela, 1040 Fifth Avenue is both stunning and historic. Once home to Jacqueline Onassis, this cooperative provides the highest standard of luxury living. Amenities include a full-time doorman, elevator operator, concierge, and storage room. Pets are allowed.