936 Fifth Avenue Duplex Penthouse
Fifth Avenue – Magical Terraced Penthouse Duplex
Replete with unrivaled Central Park views and extraordinary light, this exceptional three Bedroom penthouse at 936 Fifth Avenue is pure magic. The renovated full-floor 9 room duplex, with four terraces totaling over 2,400 square feet of outdoor space, also includes 3,800 square feet of grandly scaled interior square footage. Traditional design elements are seamlessly blended with state-of-the-art systems, and the 360’ views throughout are dazzling.
A private elevator vestibule on the 18th floor opens into a gorgeous marble clad Gallery with impressive 10+ foot ceilings and a gracious and sweeping marble staircase. There is also a series of extraordinary and divine landscaped wrap around terraces that grace each principal room with verdant vistas.
Most impressive is the stunning Living Room with a bay window that boasts panoramic views west over Central Park and open views to the north and south. The elegant Formal Dining Room is also marvelous with its parquet de Versailles flooring and spectacular boisserie. A sun-flooded Breakfast Room with massive windows, heated floors, and folding glass doors is adjacent.
Beyond a pristine custom-designed Bulthaup chef’s Kitchen with stainless steel cabinets, large Wolf stove, Miele ovens, and a Subzero refrigerator also benefits from airy and open birds eye outlooks. A lovely Powder Room conveniently completes the public space layout.
The Main Bedroom Suite is located on the lower floor with spectacular views of Central Park and additional access to the terrace. The oversized en-suite bathroom has heated marble floors, double sinks, large soaking tub, and shower, all wrought in onyx. Additionally, there are two very generous Bedrooms with en-suite Bathrooms, abundant closet space, very large windows, and terrace access.
Upstairs the Library/ Media Room with surround sound system and black out shades is a show stopper with yet another bay window and three additional massive windows with single pane fenestration. There is also access to the landscaped terrace facing west and north over Central Park. A grill, refrigerator, and ice maker, perfect for al-fresco dinners, are all in situ. The upper level also features a Staff Room and Half Bath and a sizeable outside Laundry Room.
The apartment has been updated with 5 zone central air conditioning, new windows and doors with insulated glass for weather and sound proofing, a Crestron / Lutron system, and both waterproofing and comprehensive irrigation for the abundant terraces. In addition, an ADT security system is installed and the apartment is wired throughout.
936 Fifth was built in 1955 and is located at the southeast corner of 75th Street and Fifth Avenue. The building offers white glove service with a full-time doorman, elevator attendant, resident manager, fitness center, and laundry room. Up to 50% financing permitted. Flip tax is 4%, payable by buyer. Sorry, no dogs.