Stunning 5 bedroom Penthouse Duplex with spectacular terraces, epic NYC views and extraordinary light. Perched high atop the Stanhope, this sun drenched residence boasts tremendous garden-like terraces laid out by the brilliant landscape designer, Madison Cox. The triple mint condition aerie boasts an amazing 72 linear ft of frontage directly on Central Park and 10ft high ceilings.There is not a room within the 6,891sqft interiors that is not graced with lovely leafy outlooks. The overall feeling throughout the residence is pastoral and bucolic, and the views of the Park seamlessly merge into the vistas from the two very large west facing terraces. Encompassing 5,042sqft of exterior space, the five wraparound terraces convey a sense of absolute calm and serenity.Within the residence, the Dining Room with wood burning fireplace has a charming breakfast niche that appears to cantilever out over the terrace and Park, while the elegant corner Living Room overlooks the Reservoir. There is also a cozy wood paneled Library with a bay window. Then upstairs there is a lovely Study nestled amidst the environs of another massive terrace. Absolutely ideal for the grandest and most glamorous entertaining, the apartment is also perfectly suited to a life style with family and guests.The Private Quarters are comprised of 5 bedrooms that allow for absolute privacy, and each suite is impeccably appointed with a marble bathroom and fabulous closets. The bedroom suites also features French doors and sun dappled views of the terraces with arched allees, vine clad trellises, and verdant plantings. Additionally, there is a Powder Room, a Laundry Room, and a Chef's Kitchen along with an adjacent terrace with a vegetable garden & a grill.State of the art HVAC, FIOS and Crestron systems are seamlessly melded with the traditional prewar sensibility of this iconic Rosario Candela building. Impeccable Gym and Spa facilities and white-glove service are all included at The Stanhope.