The Stanhope, 995 Fifth Avenue, 16FL
LAST SPONSOR UNIT. 90% financing allowed.Sothebys International Realty is pleased to offer the very last private residence at the former Stanhope. Quite simply, unparallel in the extraordinary opulence and luxury throughout. This masterpiece home offers 14 beautifully proportioned rooms with 10 foot ceilings and sweeping views of Central Park, The Metropolitan Museum and the New York Skyline. The full 16th floor is 8,360 square feet in size and has a just completed 2012, new design with custom upgrades and the finest finishes. The security-keyed elevator opens with a direct entry into the private floor with a Grand Gallery appropriate for a significant art collection and offering breathtaking views of the Park. The majestic, sun flooded 42 foot Great Room with oversized windows is flanked by a corner Formal Dining Room and a Sitting Room which all open to provide 68 expansive feet of entertaining space. This sprawling home has flexible room usage and is designed to adapt to the new owners preferences. Flexible use rooms include a Library with electric Fire Place, the 27 foot Screening/Club Room with full Bathroom, and a private Guest or Home Office Wing. The custom designed Smallbone of Devizes Kitchen, Butlers Pantry and Breakfast Room are equipped with Calacatta Oro marble countertops, Water-Works and Franke fittings, Sub-Zero refrigerators and wine coolers, 3 Miele dishwashers, microwave and built-in espresso/coffee maker, Viking ovens, 6 burner cook top, and warming drawer. The Bedroom Wing begins with a statement Powder Room with Onyx and Noir St.Laurent floor and location convenient Laundry Room. The private Hallway leads to a lavish 6 Room Master Bedroom Suite, which defines luxury living: a spacious Bedroom with South, East and Western exposures, an adjoining Sitting Room with Fireplace and Wet Bar, and 2 deluxe Dressing Rooms, each with marble Lefroy Brooks Spa Bathrooms. There are 4 additional Bedrooms each with a Bathroom and abundant closets. A separate storage bin is included. No expense has been spared to customize this trophy home. Features include: beautifully appointed Hydepark Plaster Moldings, Santos mahogany flooring and doors, custom nickel hardware, 9.5 Bathrooms with Lefroy Brooks fittings and fixtures, programmable Central AC. In addition the entire apartment offers a custom Sonance System wiring installation with speaker place-holders ready for your preferred components. Pets are welcome and Pied-a-terres are permitted. The furnishings are available for purchase to complete this one of a kind masterpiece residence. 995 Fifth is a Cooperative building with Condominium by-laws. Built by famed architect Rosario Candela in 1926 and converted to a Condop in 2008, this prestigious building received an exquisite upgrade with the highest quality materials and a completely modern infrastructure including cat-5 and T-1 lines, an individually-controlled, year-round four pipe heating and cooling system and an independent generator for assured consistent, full power. Service and security are provided at all times by a well-trained staff of professionals. A private Health and Fitness spa of approximately 2,500 sq. ft., Billiards Room and Bike Storage.Flip tax: 2 months maintenance. IF CLOSING TAKES PLACE AFTER 1/1/13, FLIP TAX WILL BE 2%. Purchaser pays transfer tax.
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