New York City Apartment Description
When you enter, the large foyer sets the tone for this magnificent apartment. Gorgeous two bedroom, two bathroom apartment with large dining alcove. Beautifully redone kitchen and Brazilian Cherry floors in the living room. Very spacious bedrooms and excellent closet space. There is even a walk-in closet in the foyer.
The living room and dining alcove are highlighted by an amazing row of windows. The space is large enough that a 3rd bedroom is possible if the dining alcove were to be converted.
The building features include full-time doormen, a live-in super, a fitness center, storage units in the building, a bike room, and spectacular lobby with two seating areas.
As for the location, yes, there is now the 2nd Avenue Subway with a stop just a few minutes walk away at 86th Street and 2nd Avenue! Thanks to the city paying $4.45 Billion, the first phase of the 2nd Avenue is now yours to enjoy.
There is also a Fairway Market at 86th Street and 2nd Avenue and a Whole Foods at 87th Street and Third Avenue as well. So, it is very convenient to grab your groceries on the way home. For a grocery store that is even closer, there is a Gristedes down the street on York Ave. And for added convenience there is a Chase Bank and a Duane Reade at 86th and York.
Of course, just stroll down York Avenue for an amazing selection of restaurants and bars. Plus, Carl Schurz Park is only a few minutes walk to the east. And the newly renovated Gracie Mansion is just a minute walk through park.
For transportation, you are a short walk to the Q, 4, 5, and 6 trains as well as the M31 and M86 buses.