New York City Apartment Description
CLOSED: 4/04/18: As seen in the New York Times, a life of tasteful luxuries awaits the new owner of this designer apartment. The property is located on the 28th floor of the iconic Essex House, a building that presents the perfect combination of art deco charm, modern conveniences and complete comfort. The finishes and features of the unit, such as herringbone timber floors, coffered ceilings & French doors to the beautiful bedrooms, serve as a statement of refinement and creativity. This apartment is currently owned by the estate of Ms. Bunny Mellon and was decorated by her long time designer. Living is spread over an impressive 2100 square feet. There are three oversized bedrooms, all with an en-suite bath and generous walk-in closets. There is a well-equipped kitchen with its own service entry and a convenient powder room for guests located next to the entrance foyer. The star of this apartment is without doubt the breathtaking panoramic views of Central Park and the Manhattan skyline. On clear days, you can see as far as the George Washington Bridge and LGA Airport. The open-concept living room has been ingeniously created with a neutral color palette so as not to detract from the magnificent views. Permission was granted to expand the windows to better capture the vista and this, combined with the calming color palette, allows the stunning views of the treetops throughout the seasons to influence the ambiance and atmosphere within this impressive space. Adding functionality to this luxurious apartment is ample built-in storage throughout the floor plan. Residents are also treated to five-star service with access to a host of quality amenities provided by JW Marriott. From a 24-hour concierge desk to bell staff, private condominium reception and 24-hour room service, your every need and want can be met at Essex House. There are also a suite of resort-style amenities including a beauty spa, fitness center and the Southgate Bar and Restaurant. included in the common charges are: electric, water, heat, a/c & house phone. Owner is responsible for cable.