820 5TH Avenue  3FL

New York City, New York NY10065

Arguably one of the most important residences on Fifth Avenue, this exceptionally grand and architecturally important 18-room home is being offered for sale for the first time in over 60 years.It occupies an entire private floor in one of Fifth Avenue's most sought after white glove, limestone-clad cooperatives on the northeast corner of East 63rd Street and Fifth Avenue. The home has 100 feet of frontage facing Central Park, and an impressive enfilade of elegant entertainment rooms spanning over 70 feet along Fifth Avenue. Oversized windows capture beautiful views of Central Park and the Midtown Manhattan skyline.A private elevator landing opens onto an impressive and stately 45-foot gallery with Parquet de Versailles floors and a wood-burning fireplace. The gallery provides access to all of the entertainment rooms of the home. The grand drawing room, formal dining room and inviting library, all have Parquet de Versailles floors, soaring 12-foot ceilings, extraordinary Louis the XV and XVI marble mantles and outstanding Boiseries that were carefully curated from important private homes in Europe.The private bedroom suites are situated in the south wing of the residence, and include five full bedrooms, each with an en-suite bathroom, as well as a south facing study that could easily be converted into a sixth bedroom. The generous master bedroom suite occupies the front south corner of the home, and is flooded with sunlight throughout the day. There are three additional fireplaces in the bedroom wing of the home, one in each of the south-facing bedrooms. Altogether there are six wood burning fireplaces in the apartment.The north wing of the residence offers over 700 square feet of flexible and expansive kitchen space, and an additional adjacent family room for casual dining. Two double staff bedrooms, one full bath and one half bath, complete this wing of the home.In addition, and available for sale separately for $2.5M, there is a guest/staff apartment on the first level of the building. The apartment faces south, east and north. It consists of a living room and three full bedrooms, each having an en-suite bathroom. There is also a fourth bathroom located adjacent to the living room.820 Fifth Avenue is one of Fifth Avenue's most exclusive addresses. It was built and designed in 1916 by Starrett & Van Vleck in the Neo-Italian Renaissance Palazzo style.Residents enjoy the highest level of privacy, service and security. There are also a private laundry room, wine cellar, large storage room and file room located in the basement levels of building. There is a 3 percent flip tax payable by the buyer, and renovations are now permitted throughout the year.

About This Property

Listing IDRPLU-21919966199
Full Baths7
Partial Baths2
CountyNew York
SubdivisionUpper East Side
Year Built1916
Property TypeResidential
Property Sub TypeApartment
County New York
Half Baths 2
Property Sub Type Apartment
Property Type Residential
Subdivision Upper East Side
Rooms Total 18
Stories Total 13
Architectural Style Prewar
Garage yes
Address 820 Fifth Avenue
Building Name null
Cross Street EAST 63 STREET and EAST 64 STREET
Subdivision Manhattan
Days On Market Replication Date 2022-07-02T00:00:00+00:00
Days On Market Replication Increasing yes
Entry Level 3
Human Modified no
Listing Contract Date 2019-11-21T00:00:00+00:00
Listing Key Numeric 540689740
New Construction no
Number Of Units Total 14
Permission IDX
Pets Allowed Building Yes, Yes
Property Condition Good Condition
Property Sub Type Additional Apartment
Source System ID TRESTLE
Source System Key 540689740
Standard Status Active
Year Built 1916
Association Fee 24915
Common Interest Stock Cooperative
Tax Block 1378x0001

Schedule a Showing - Listing ID RPLU-21919966199

Please enter your preferences in the form. We will contact you in order to schedule an appointment to view this property. For more immediate assistance, please call Garson Team at 561.405.0945.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Browse Similar Listings

Similar Listings

Data services provided by IDX Broker