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995 Fifth Avenue Unit: 16

New York City NY, 10028

$24,750,000


$2,960.53 per sqft

Active

8 Beds

9.5 Baths

8,360 sqft

Condo

Built in 1926

Elegance surrounds you in this expansive full-floor 7/8 bedroom, 9.5 bathroom masterpiece perched on the top story of the premier 995 Fifth Avenue. The former ballroom for The Stanhope, the 16th floor is the only residence in the building that enjoys such lofty ceiling heights, rising 10 feet in a striking coffered design. Bathed in natural light and finished and restored to perfection, the luxury Upper East Side gem impresses with magnificent views, custom features galore, a specialized home automation system, and private elevator entry welcoming you into awe-inspiring living space by JANGEORGe Interiors.Oversized windows on 4 exposures showcase sweeping vistas capturing Central Park, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, George Washington Bridge, and dramatic city skylines. Stunning black-stained white oak wood and black antique stone tile flooring enhance warmth and sophistication. Display your fine works of art on generous wall space afforded in the gracious gallery and magnificent 42' great room where entertaining is divine. This breathtaking open-concept backdrop provides versatility for various living and seating arrangements and is perfect for hosting, complemented by a spacious open dining room in the corner and handsome library on the park. The knockout Smallbone of Devizes kitchen with a large open breakfast area is not just stylish, but well-proportioned and highly functional, featuring abundant cabinet and countertop space and a center island with seating. Chef's quarters are also appointed with top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances for the consummate host including Viking ovens, cooktop, warming drawer and range hood, a Subzero refrigerator and wine cooler, plus Miele dishwashers, microwave, and built-in espresso/coffee maker. Your glorious primary suite with southwestern views, a sitting room with wood-burning fireplace, dressing area and his/her marble-clad spa baths is the ultimate place to renew.Additional bedroom suites with upscale baths provide versatility for use as sleeping quarters, an office and other purposes. Other highlights are a laundry room, endless closets, and an individually-controlled heating/cooling system heightening the comfort. Built in 1926 as The Stanhope by famed Rosario Candela, 995 Fifth Avenue was exquisitely converted to 27 private homes melding classic features with modern infrastructure. A 24-hour doorman and concierge, gym and spa facilities, and a generator for full backup power elevate the lifestyle. The supreme address at Fifth Avenue and East 81st Street is directly across from Central Park and the Metropolitan Museum, moments from many other best-of-Manhattan attractions. The building permits ownership by an LLC or a Trust and there's a 2% flip tax.

RPLU-5122450116

MLS ID

May 5, 2023

Listed

February 16, 2024

Updated

Map

995 Fifth Avenue Unit: 16
New York City NY, 10028

Interior Features

Total Stories

16


Bedrooms

8 Beds


Bathrooms

9.5 Baths


Appliances

Washer Dryer Allowed


Laundry Description

Building None


Fireplace

No


Cooling

No


Cooling Description

Other


Heating

No

Exterior/Building Features

Exterior Features

None

Other Property Details

Taxes

$504,516


Tax Frequency

Annually


Common Charges Frequency

Monthly


Garage

No


View

Yes


View Description

City, Park/Greenbelt


County

NewYork


Pool

No


Zoning

R10


Buyer Agency Compensation

2.5%

Listing History

Date

Event

Price

1/10/2024

Price Change

$24,750,000

-9%

Courtesy of Douglas Elliman Real Estate with Patricia Vance, Sandra Ripert
Listing Contact: (917) 579-4016 

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