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Stunning and sophisticated, this exceptional townhouse at 63 East 82nd Street presents the ultimate in quality, elegance, innovation and style with remarkable scale and detail. The 20-foot wide, 6-story dream home boasts over 9,000 gross interior square feet in addition to a 1,360 gross square foot cellar that houses a temperature-controlled wine room, mechanicals, and organized storage rooms. Originally built at the turn-of-the-century, the grand house is fully renovated and every inch has been masterfully conceived with the finest finishes, innovative systems and luxurious amenities. Currently configured as a six-bedroom with six full bathrooms and three powder rooms, it can easily be converted to a seven or eight-bedroom home, making it perfect for large families or those who host many visitors.

 

 

Modern design elements balance seamlessly with old-world charm and details including exceptionally high ceilings, a wide sweeping staircase, pristine, decorative moldings, beautifully finished oak wood floors, large pocket doors, and 9 wood-burning fireplaces. With utmost attention paid to comfort, the house contains a state-of-the-art multi-zone Crestron system that controls lighting, audio and shades throughout, Mitsubishi central air conditioning, and a security system.

 

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There’s even a new elevator servicing all floors. With two levels of expansive formal rooms, a serene 35-foot landscaped garden, multiple butler kitchens and a dumbwaiter, the house can easily accommodate entertaining on a large-scale. Rare to townhouses, superb natural light floods each floor through oversized windows and several skylights at the peak. The garden and parlor floors feature floor-to-ceiling windows. Additional private outdoor areas include a Juliette balcony on the fifth floor and a large terrace with open city views on the top floor.

 

63e82nd_th_denA culinary masterpiece, the gourmet eat-in chef’s kitchen with an expansive waterfall marble island and breakfast bar is fully outfitted with top-of-the-line professional appliances including a Sub-Zero refrigerator, full-size Liebherr freezer, Viking double wall oven (including convection), two Viking dishwashers, as well as an iconic designed AGA cast iron stove with modern efficiencies: 4 gas burners, a boiling plate, simmering plate, and 4 ovens – baking, roasting, warming, and simmering.

 

A marble floor, marble counter tops, and custom cabinetry complete the open space which also has an extension with an intimate dining area. But it’s the wood-burning fireplace and French doors opening onto the beautiful landscaped garden with custom irrigation system that make it the heart of the home.

 

Elysee at its most grand

The exquisite master suite is fit for a king with high ceilings, a 12-foot custom walk-in closet/dressing room, wood-burning fireplace, and garden views. You can escape to the spa in the luxurious en-suite marble bathroom with double-sink vanity, deep soaking tub, steam shower, and separate water closet. Located just across from the master bedroom is the formal library with built-in bookshelves and wood-burning fireplace.

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Perfectly positioned close to Central Park in the desirable “Gold Coast” area of the Upper East Side, the house is nestled on a peaceful, tree-lined brownstone/mansion block between Madison and Park Avenues. An extraordinary neighborhood filled with unique architecture, renowned cultural institutions like The Metropolitan Museum of Art, fine dining, charming cafes, and high-end boutique shopping on Madison Avenue.

 

Asking Price: $23,750,000

 

Contact: Louise Phillips Forbes, lphillips@halstead.com | 212-381-3329
www.LouisePhillipsForbes.com | www.halstead.com/sale/ny/manhattan/upper-east-side/63-east-82nd-street/townhouse/15426447 | www.halstead.com/real-estate-agent/louise-phillips-forbes

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