HISTORIC PENTHOUSE Nestled on one of the most desirable and picturesque streets in Carnegie Hill, the Carhart Mansion is a small piece of history. A grand entrance welcomes you into the Amory S. Carhart Mansion. This historic building designed originally by Horace Trumbauer sits just moments away from Central Park.The mansion was landmarked in 1974, with the Commission calling it "one of the finest examples" in New York City of 18th Century French Classicism.
This duplex penthouse is one of only four exclusive residences within the mansion. The apartment's lower level serves as your main space with living, dining, kitchen, bedrooms and terraces. The second level gives way to three additional large terraces and a great room that is perfect for entertaining, home office and a bonus rooftop terrace.
Entering the penthouse you are greeted by a wonderfully spacious foyer that is perfect for making a breathtaking impression with herringbone oak floors. The sunken living room which features 12' ceilings and is flanked on both sides by outdoor space, a south facing terrace and a north facing loggia. The formal dining room leads into the eat-in chef's kitchen which boasts Gaggenau, Wolf and Miele appliances and is finished with stone countertops and solid wood cabinets. The primary suite on this floor is lined with south facing windows and includes a spacious dressing area and exquisitely finished private bath and wood burning fire place. The additional bedrooms complete this floor each one having their own private bath.
Ascending the carved oak staircase to the upper level, you'll discover a grand recreation room featuring a wall of custom built-in bookshelves, 10ft ceilings and floor to ceiling glass doors that open to three additional terraces which give northern, eastern and southern exposures. This floor also features a home office and a powder room.
The Carthart Mansion is a full service building with a full-time doorman/concierge, a porter and a residence manager. The Mansion is the very reflection of beauty, luxury and security. Located in the heart of Carnegie Hill one of New York's most prestigious and interesting neighborhoods. You will be residing amongst world class art and culture along Museum Mile, high end shopping along Madison Avenue and world class restaurants.
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