Penthouse perfection awaits at The Laureate with one of the most enviable outdoor spaces in the neighborhood! Upscale Upper West Side living doesnt get any better than in this luxurious 3-4 bedroom beauty, perched atop a premier full-service condominium. Penthouse 4A is impeccable in design, sprawling in layout, and bathed in natural light; and one of the best parts is the breathtaking view of the Hudson River and dramatic cityscapes, framed by massive windows lining the home, and from the incredible 961 square foot wraparound terrace.
Elegance unfolds as you enter the gracious foyer and gallery hall beyond. An expansive 2,903 square feet of sophisticated living space boasts airy 10 4" ceilings, rich hardwood floors, and refined finishes at every turn. Host guests effortlessly in the magnificent great room with walls of windows on corner exposures, and French doors opening out to the wraparound terrace oasis for alfresco dining. Adjoining the great room is a lovely formal dining room, connected to the gourmet kitchen by sliding doors. The custom chefs kitchen is adorned with solid wood cabinetry, stone countertops, a suite of full-size Sub-Zero and Viking appliances, and an eat-in area for morning coffee and casual fare.
Nestled in its own wing is the oversized primary bedroom suite. This serene retreat features Southwest-facing windows, a large walk-in closet, and a sleek 5-fixture bath clad in Bianco marble. Radiant heat flooring, a double sink vanity, relaxing soaking tub and walk-in shower enhance the spa-like experience. Two additional bedrooms, one of which is currently being used as a home office, are appointed with custom built-ins for smart storage, plus stylish wall coverings and window treatments. Theres also a separate laundry room with utility sink, and convenient Crestron home automation system. Other highlights are a 66 square foot storage room available for separate purchase, the benefit of a 421a tax abatement, and notably lower monthly common charges than comparable buildings in the area.
The coveted Laureate condominium makes a striking architectural statement at the corner of 76th Street and Broadway, with its classic pre-war massing of granite and limestone, inset Juliet balconies, and warm color palette allowing the building to seamlessly blend with the Upper West Sides iconic turn-of-the-century buildings. Here you will enjoy a wealth of amenities, such as a 24-hour attended lobby, resident manager, onsite fitness center, parking garage with direct elevator access, private lounge, music room, 2 playrooms with an outdoor playground, pet spa, and bike storage. Conveniently located near Central Park, the American Museum of Natural History, Hudson River Greenway, Fairway Market, excellent shops and restaurants, and public transportation.