BRIARCLIFFE, 171 West 57th St, PH - Midtown, New York
In the heart of mid-town Manhattan on 'Billionaire's Row', this European style 4 bedroom/5.5 bathroom duplex penthouse is simply splendid. For those desiring an exquisite, sumptuous and elegantly executed home with beautiful proportions, natural light, and generous outdoor space/terraces - this 5,573sf penthouse is unequaled.
Complementing the beautiful natural light - the penthouse features ceilings varying from 9 to over 19'6' in the living room, 4 bedrooms/5.5 bath and 1847sf of terrace/outdoor space. The double height barrel-vaulted ceiling in the living room, overlooking an irrigated planted terrace, creates a voluminous space, ideal for entertaining. Complimenting the spacious living room is a cozy library and an adjoining gracious dining room which comfortably seats thirty guests. A catering chef's kitchen services the home and features Traulsen appliances including a wine cooler, double refrigerator, freezer, 6-burner stove with a grill, wall ovens, Subzero beverage center, a stainless steel island and black granite counter-tops. The spa-like bathrooms are all elegant and understated. Adding warmth and texture to the home are five wood-burning fireplaces, wall treatments of lacquer and silk, and wood panel finishes are interlaced with the finest wall coverings.
Wired for smart home technology, the residence is equipped for audio/visual enjoyment, including a Lutron lighting system that allows for customized lighting settings. Suited to satisfy those with the most discriminating taste, even art connoisseurs will appreciate the home's professional lighting and HVAC system.
The home offers all the sophistication of modern day living in a classic pre-war setting overlooking Billionaire's Row, near Central Park, and close to all of New Yorks main attractions.
This listing courtesy of Corcoran Group