TURN-KEY TROPHY TOWNHOUSE OFF 5TH AVE
Nestled amidst the most coveted enclave of the Upper East Side in the East 70's between Fifth and Madison Avenues, lies a masterpiece of architectural refinement. This distinguished townhouse, meticulously transformed through an extensive three-year renovation culminating in 2023, stands as a paragon of timeless luxury.
Gracing a most desirable, tree-lined historic block, behind its five-story Neo Georgian resplendent facade, the interior reveals a sanctuary of quiet elegance, where no detail has been left unattended, rendering it an impeccable residence of uncompromising quality.
Upon entering this exquisite residence, visitors are instantly transported from the vibrant pulse of the Upper East Side to a serene haven that harmoniously marries urban sophistication with peace and quiet.
This meticulously renovated home boasts a fully automated entertainment system with in-ceiling speakers throughout and all new soundproof windows. To ensure peace of mind, the property is equipped with a cutting-edge security system.
Additionally, the convenience of a nearby parking garage is a mere stone's throw from the front door
The narrative of this home commences within a vestibule with radiant heated floors leading to a spectacular "pure white" marbled entrance hall crowned by a gas fireplace and featuring a first powder room. A sweeping white marbled grand staircase graciously ascends alongside a high-speed elevator sheathed in sumptuous leather. The elevator services all seven levels of this home.
From this hall, double doors are an invitation to the pristine and generously proportioned, state-of-the-art eat-in kitchen.
Adorned in an alluring palette of lacquered white-on-white, the kitchen beckons to connoisseurs of culinary refinement. Equipped with side by side dual 36" Sub-Zero refrigerators and freezers, an expansive center island with twin sinks, the kitchen features a suite of cutting-edge Miele appliances: Three dishwashers, a cooking range, two wine coolers and two fridge drawers. Perfectly positioned, a comfortable dining area with built-in banquette completes this culinary haven and gazes at the beautiful outdoors.
The kitchen's floor-to-ceiling windows unveil a deep, south-facing garden, replete with an app-controlled automated Renson pergola with retractable features, heating systems for outdoor gatherings on cool nights, and a complete Kalamazoo barbecue and pizza oven, dining area, outdoor seating, and a fully equipped bar area.
Ascending to the Parlor Floor, the residence unveils a luminous parlor characterized by a 24' landing which includes the second powder room.
A majestic 20' by 23' front-paneled Living Room, crowned by a wood-burning fireplace, gazes upon the Pulitzer Mansion's architectural splendor through floor to ceiling windows. Across the landing, an expansive almost 20' Formal Dining Room invites panoramic views of the landscaped garden and features a fully equipped wet bar. The Formal Dining Room connects to the kitchen below through a service staircase with a censored door through a prep area with warming drawers and a fourth dishwasher.
This floor is tailored to seamless entertainment and poised for artful exhibitions.
The Master bedroom graces the entirety of the Third Floor, spanning a generous 20'7 x22 expanse adorned with a wood-burning fireplace. The bedroom connects gracefully to the Master bathroom, either through a wide hallway or through a spacious dressing room, offering minimalist aesthetics enriched by sleek paneling and LED lighting. The marbled Master Bathroom, with radiant floor heating and towel heaters, evokes a luxurious spa-like retreat, with double vanity sinks, a capacious steam shower, and a resplendent soaking tub graced by natural light streaming through three south-facing windows.
FOURTH & FIFTH FLOORS:
The Fourth and Fifth Floors introduce four generously sized bedrooms, each accompanied by private ensuite marble baths with radiant heating floors, and towel heaters. The fourth floor includes a first Washer/Dryer and laundry area. The Fifth Floor southern bedroom enjoys the added allure of a wood-burning fireplace. Abundant storage and closets grace each level.
The Lower floor unveils a 44'5 open loft-like space of remarkable versatility, complemented by a gym and staff quarters with a full bathroom. This level further reveals a discreetly concealed mechanical room, replete with modern, state of the art systems, a second Washer/Dryer area and powder room.
THE ROOF GARDEN:
Completing the home's timeless appeal, the elevator ascends to the sixth floor, revealing an enchanting rooftop garden. Adorned with stone pavers, an outdoor wood-burning fireplace, trellised walls, and a fully equipped wet bar. This sunny sanctuary offers captivating city views, perfect for al fresco relaxation and entertaining.
In the most coveted block, steps to Fifth Avenue and Central Park, this distinguished Townhouse stands as the quintessential choice for discerning buyers. Its meticulously executed renovation, sparing no detail, renders it an unequivocal choice amongst available properties in this particularly desirable enclave of the Upper East Side. 18 East 73rd Street embodies the epitome of luxury and convenience, transcending the need for any further renovation endeavors.