Located on an exquisite tree-lined block off of Central Park West, this Renaissance Revival and Neo-Grec style townhome spans over 8,500 interior sq. ft. and is 20’ wide on a 102’ lot. When the house was gut renovated, many of the elegant pre-war details were preserved alongside the installation of every modern amenity to create a wonderful living experience.
Included in this beautiful home are 6 bedrooms, 7.5 bathrooms, grand ceiling heights reaching 12’, elevator, dumbwaiter, wide-plank oak floors throughout, central HVAC, radiant heated floors in all of the bathrooms, as well as smart home technology.
As you come up from gracious stoop to the parlor floor, you are welcomed by the vestibule and paneled entrance gallery that leads directly into the impressive and grand twin parlors. The south parlor has charming bay windows that have a serene and soothing view of the mature London plane trees on West 71st Street, and bathed in natural light. The north parlor is expansive and includes an area for formal dining, built in millwork that includes a bar with refrigeration & wine storage as well as both a dumbwaiter and service stairway to the kitchen on the garden level below. There is also a powder room and a north-facing terrace.
The garden level houses a bedroom suite with en-suite bath, kitchenette and separate entrance which is perfect for staff or guests, as well as the large chef’s eat-in kitchen and a powder room. The kitchen features Wolf and Sub-Zero appliances, sleek cabinetry and countertops, and two sinks and dishwashers for kosher flexibility. Directly off of the kitchen, the doors open to the garden oasis with beautiful oak-slatted privacy walls and mature plantings.
Back to the Parlor floor where the grand stairway takes you to the floors above, starting with the 3rd floor master suite which spans the entire floor. The primary bedroom is huge and bright, and leads into the expansive closet/dressing room with the first of two water closets. Then off of the dressing room is the conveniently located home gym and finally the master bath the second water closet, huge soaking tub flanked perfectly by the south-facing bay window, double sinks and massive double-wide steam shower.
The third and fourth floors each have 2 large bedrooms with en-suite baths, a terrace off of the fifth floor rear bedroom, and great closet space as well as a washer/dryer in each of these floors.
Next, up to the roof where the open views are expansive, the kitchen and hot tub are glorious and the open area for seating, a perfect space for entertaining.
Lastly, the excavated cellar features a large wine cellar, laundry room, a full bathroom and a recreation room that is perfect for a cinema, playroom or additional gym.
Just steps from Central Park, 33 West 71st Street is moments away from Lincoln Center, all transportation, the finest restaurants and retail that the Upper West Side has to offer and is simply put, a must see.
Listing courtesy of Richard Pretsfelder, Sophie Smadbeck
Real Estate Taxes
19.5' x 102.17' (60' deep)
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