Natural light abounds in this
truly lovely terraced garden home, located on a quiet, tree-lined
street in one of the City’s
finest neighborhoods. The integration of architecture, interior
design & landscaping have resulted in a European style
and sensibility that will be appreciated by the discerning
buyer. The ease of indoor/outdoor living provides a most delightful
setting for elegant entertaining and comfortable City living.
The verdant outlook can be enjoyed from the expansive balconies
of the upper bedroom levels as well.
|The Floor Plan
Gated entry through the beautifully ornamented 17th Century
French wrought iron door; mosaic tile floor & handsome
staircase to the main level.
The impressive CENTER HALL introduces the fine architectural
detail to be found throughout the house, including: dentil
crown molding, high ceilings, exquisite lighting & beautiful
hardwood floors, some with inlay.
The impressive atrium staircase with wrought iron & brass
work floods the house with natural light at all levels
through the large skylight and side windows. POWDER ROOM & built-in
wet bar opposite.
The expansive LIVING/DINING ROOM features exquisite frieze
work in the crown molding, marble fireplace & three
pairs of French doors with decorative wrought iron balconies.
The sun-filled south rooms are the heart of the house.The
FAMILY/MEDIA ROOM is a wonderful, informal space for socializing
with its comfortable seating area and built-in media wall
system. Two tall Corinthian columns and mosaic tilework
delineate this space from the open custom KITCHEN. withblack
granite counters, work island, ample custom cabinets & tile
floor. Appliances to satisfy the gourmet cook include:
6-burner Thermador oven with grill & ventilator, Subzero
refrigerator/freezer, double ovens, dishwasher, disposal,
compactor & wine cooler.
French doors from the BREAKFAST AREA open to the south
PATIO & TERRACED GARDEN, a park-like precious setting
ready to enchant and lovely to enjoy. The patio is paved
in a herring bone pattern. The three terraces are beautifully
landscaped with a fragrant lemon tree, boxed hedges, topiaries & tree
ferns. Flowering rose bushes, espaliered camellias, hydrangeas,
fuchsias & agapanthus provide colorful blooms through
the seasons. Bench seating & dining area may be found
at mid-terrace and a lion’s head fountain is the
focal point at the top of the terrace. The terrace/garden
setting can also be enjoyed from the expansive balconies
of the upper levels of the house.
tranquil MASTER BEDROOM with French doors open to the expansive
balcony overlooking the terraced garden. Marble fireplace,
distressed wood floors in a herring bone pattern, his & her
walk-in closets. Luxurious MASTER BATH with double vanity,
spa tub, separate shower & limestone surround.
front BEDROOMS, one prettily decorated as a child’s
room and the other, presently used as an OFFICE with handsome
built-in furnishings. Adjoining BATH with pedestal sink & tub.
Cozy SITTING ROOM with wet bar & paneled STUDY with fireplace & built-in
bookcases. Tiled front balcony overlooks the greenery of the
street & cityscape.
Two light-filled south facing BEDROOMS with French doors open
to the expansive balcony overlooking the terraced garden. Deluxe
limestone BATH with shower.
Laundry room, storage & utility rooms.
Two-car SIDE-BY-SIDE GARAGE with inside access.
||Property taxes to be reassessed to approximately
1.117% of the purchase price.
||Prospective Buyers are advised to review,
prior to any offer, the “Seller’s Disclosure Package”available