157 West 79th St. 6B

Upper West Side

For Sale
  • Bathrooms 1
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Maint/CC $1,976
  • Price $1,110,000

Surround yourself in a meticulously renovated south-facing residence replete with charm, character and grace. It is the ideal fusion of

modern efficiency, stylish design and classic Upper West Side living. This elegant and sophisticated home features original pre-war architectural detailing such as soaring ceilings, classic mouldings, windowed bathroom, arched doorways and floor-to-ceiling closets.

The inviting living room is sun-soaked all day long. There is a windowed "open plan" dining area, also facing south, both nestled above the lush treetops of West 79th Street. The distinctive kitchen will entice the most discerning chef with its upscale stainless appliances, including a Subzero refrigerator and beautiful custom cabinetry. The marble bathroom has been impeccably renovated, boasting pristine workmanship. The bedroom is perfectly proportioned, and the extra windowed room is ideal for an in-home office or a child's room. Additional highlights include large windows, oak hardwood floors, custom shades and custom shelving.

This prime location in the heart of the Upper West Side, is exceptionally close to cultural institutions, transportation, scores of wonderful boutiques, gourmet food stores, restaurants galore, as well as the Columbus Ave. Farmer's Market.

The building has an Italian Renaissance façade with a decorative limestone base, a canopied entrance, as well as an especially lovely and inspiring renovated lobby. The hallways have also recently undergone a renovation. It is pet friendly and a pied-a-terre is permitted. There is a daily part-time doorman (3 pm – 11pm), a live-in superintendent and a bicycle room.