Sotheby's International Realty® Listing
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    Manhattan
    38 East 70th Street
    New York, New York, 10021
    United States

    Manhattan
    38 East 70th Street
    New York, New York, 10021 United States

    Kristi Ambrosetti
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    38 East 70th Street

    Designed by famed architect Charles Graham circa 1884, this exquisite five-story townhouse offers approximately 5,000 square feet of stunning original splendor with six bedrooms and four and a half baths in excellent condition, steps from Central Park.

    Occupied by the same family since 1907 and lovingly preserved, this Italianate brownstone features dramatically high ceilings, sun-filled southern and northern exposures, restored original woodwork, 3 skylights and 8 fireplaces that prominently showcase a unique characteristic in each room.

    Enter through an elegant foyer to the grand parlor level featuring 12' ceilings and 3 wood burning fireplaces featured in the formal gallery, living room and sitting room. The large formal dining room showcases a skylight and butler's pantry with functioning dumbwaiter. The garden level with direct street access boasts a superb Chef's kitchen and breakfast room, den, powder room and small private garden. The top three floors each feature two large bedrooms and a full bath. Each floor offers beautiful original details such as crown moldings, oversized windows with embrasured shutters and large bay windows. A basement with abundant storage, washer/dryer and an additional full bath complete this desirable floorplan.

    Outfitted with state-of-the-art communications and alarm systems, central air conditioning and a fifty-case wine cellar, 38 East 70th Street marries the inimitable charm of a bygone era with every modern convenience. Located on a prime block within the Upper East Side Historic District, this spectacular home is steps from Madison Avenue's fine restaurants, shops, museums and Central Park. This is your opportunity to own a piece of history.
     
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    Amenities & Features

    • Listing Details
      • Property ID
        Y58738
      • MLS#
        3276002
      • Property type
        townhouses
      • Marketed By
        Sotheby's International Realty - East Side Manhattan Brokerage
      • Status
        Available
      • Listing Price
        $11,000,000
      • County
        New York County
      • School District
        New York City Department Of Education
    • Utilities & Building
      • Year Built
        1884
      • Financial
        Monthly Taxes: $6,167
      • cooling
        Central Air Conditioning
    • Interior
      • Amenities
        Library, Security System, Gardens, Hardwood Flooring, Marble Countertop, Wine Cellar / Grotto, Washer Included, Dryer Included, 1 Fireplace
      • Full Bathrooms
        4
      • Partial Bathrooms
        1
      • Bedrooms
        6