Outstanding residence at 50 Riverside Drive. Rarely available, this high floor "A" line, an original grand scale classic 7.5 room home, lovingly maintained by the same owners for 48 years. This stunning corner apt. with magical River, Park, and City Views, rooms with grand proportions and has the perfect layout....the apt. you've been waiting for!
One enters the apt. from the spacious semi-private elevator landing vestibule into a grand entrance gallery, reminiscent of old world elegance. The gallery offers 3 distinct destinations. A grand living room with south river views and excellent light, is perfect for entertaining. An oversized traditional formal dining room is well suited for large gatherings or intimate dinners. Directly off of the dining room is the windowed eat-in-kitchen. The kitchen has a very large pantry/storage closet, generous counter space, custom cabinetry, W/D, and ample room for 4 people to dine. Behind the kitchen is the generous maids room with en-suite windowed bathroom. A very wide hallway off of the gallery leads to the bedroom wing. Each of the 3 grandly proportioned bedrooms has wonderful views, excellent light, and great closet space. The exceptional corner master bedroom has huge windows with south and west exposures and the views are just mesmerizing! These windows are framed with wonderful ornate decorative details on the building's faôade, clearly visible from inside the room...just amazing! There are 2 spacious windowed bathrooms in this wing. Much of the original tile work and fixtures are in tact.
Other Features: original hardwood floors, through-the-wall A/C, beamed ceilings, exceptional closet-storage space, oversized windows, period details, and W/D. Pied-a-terre ownership is allowed.
50 RSD is a full service co-op, offers 24 hour doorman and concierge, on-site building manager, children's playroom, private storage (does not transfer with the sale), bike room and laundry room. Riverside Park is directly across the street which offers many amenities. Convenient to great shopping (Fairway, Citarella, Zabar's, Trader Joe"s), and excellent public transportation. This is a very Special Residence!
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