|161 EAST 63RD STREET, #TH|
161 East 63rd Street, #TH
NEIGHBORHOOD: UPPER EAST SIDE
ListingID: 714602 | Type: Townhouse
*** RENTED ***
Bedrooms: 5 | Baths: 7
Pets allowed | Common patio | Outdoor space
Fireplace | Multi-level; | Washer/Dryer | Dining room | Walk-in closet | Balcony | Private garden | Hardwood floors
An extraordinary residence at an exceptional price. This magnificent 6-bedroom Upper East Side mansion with staff quarters, 7 bathrooms, 3 terraces, a finished roof deck, basement and backyard is truly a home beyond compare. Located on one of Manhattan's most exclusive residential streets between Third and Lexington Avenues, this one-of-a-kind single-family townhouse offers 5 generously-sized light-filled stories, and an incredible 8,000+ square feet of total living space.
Built in 1870 in the distinctive Neo-Grec/Italianate style, the home's every historic detail has been meticulously maintained, including the 7 original working fireplaces with ornate antique and period mantels, rich wood flooring and inlaid doors found throughout. Thoughtful upgrades and impeccable renovations over the years incorporating the finest modern features and finishes also make this one of the most distinctive, luxurious residences you'll find.
Entertain elegantly on the main level, with meals prepared in the huge open chef’s kitchen adorned with woodwork, brickwork and ceramic tile. Gather with guests in the spacious dining/sitting area, or enjoy private outdoor parties in the large landscaped backyard patio/garden. The second floor's expansive living room with architectural beamed ceilings and stately library with beautiful built-in bookshelves are perfect places to unwind. Other very special highlights include a full-floor master suite with a private terrace, oversized master bath with a soaking tub and stall shower, and enormous walk-in closet; a state-of-the-art home theater; a finished lower level with a fully-fitted thermostatically-controlled wine cellar; central heating/cooling systems for optimal comfort; and an amazing roof deck providing unobstructed views of the Midtown skyline.