About this property
This prestigious home was owned and renovated by Mrs. John Adams Morgan. Enter through the garden floor entrance. A bright foyer draws you into the home and leads you into the gallery where you will be graced by lavish mosaic hardwood floors that guide you into the living room. This tasteful living space boasts tons of natural light from the solarium’s floor-to-ceiling windows. French doors open to the 35 foot deep masterfully manicured garden with a fountain and koi pond.
The second floor exudes class and luxury. Featuring a large formal dining room with wall coverings by world famous Gracie Studio and a gorgeous marble mantelpiece housing a wood burning fireplace. The eat-in kitchen is drenched in sunlight from enormous windows over the sink and is fashioned with decorative marble by Country Floors, a Subzero fridge, and a Thermador oven/stovetop. Last but not least there is a quaint bedroom with arched windows surrounded by venetian plaster that can be used as a study if desired.
On the third floor you will find a vast yet quaint primary suite. This suite features a dazzling bedroom draped in warm tones with a wood burning fireplace that leads to a sitting room beaming in natural light, from the full width south facing balcony that overlooks your garden. The charming bathroom boasts a large walk in shower, a separate bathtub and is adorned with mosaic tile floors finished with a delicate floral design.
Fourth floor showcases an elegant bedroom with a wood burning fireplace, delicate wall coverings, a walk-in closet, a half bathroom and a vast terrace. On this floor you will also find a large bathroom with a walk in shower, bidet, gorgeous wood moldings and masterful tile work.
The Fifth floor contains two bedrooms perfect for guests or family. The rear bedroom has a wood burning fireplace accented with marbled granite and a petite wet bar. The front bedroom has a washer dryer and an ample walk in closet.
The home is sited on Manhattan’s Upper East Side and enjoys proximity to the area’s impressive array of cultural pursuits. Madison Avenue’s exclusive stores, galleries, and haute couture boutiques are nearby. The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Frick Collection are close at hand along with numerous world-class restaurants and charming cafes. Nearby Central Park provides an oasis of greenery and recreation opportunities.
Listing courtesy of Thomas Wexler, Morgan Garofalo and, Tyler Wexler