408 East 79th Street
408 East 79th Street
|Neighborhood:||Upper East Side|
|Building Type:||Postwar Condo|
|408 East 79th Street|
|Neighborhood||Upper East Side|
TRIPLE MINT FULL FLOOR 11 ROOM 4 BEDROOM
Private elevator landing leads to a magnificent 3,836 square foot home with views in every direction. With incredible entertaining space and enormous private living space, this apartment feels like a suburban home on top of a building.
A grand entrance foyer opens onto a beautifully proportioned suite of entertaining space. A huge 30 foot open living and dining room with East, West & North exposures through a wall of floor to ceiling windows is elegantly outfitted with cove lighting, upholstered door panels and Gracie wall coverings. The adjacent den features Donghia wall coverings and a marble wet bar, with a 24 inch SubZero wine refrigerator and integrated refrigerator and freezer storage drawers. Separated by sliding glass French doors, the corner media room has East River views and a custom media center with built-in shelving. There is a windowed office off the den, with a built-in murphy bed, that easily functions as an additional bedroom or guest/staff room.
A state of the art eat-in kitchen features Caesarstone countertops, Artistic Tile glass backsplash, porcelain tile floor, breakfast bar and top of the line appliances including a 48 inch SubZero refrigerator, Miele double ovens and dishwasher, and Wolf cooktop with Zephyr hood. Open to the kitchen is an enormous North and West-facing corner family room with a TV lounge area.
The bedroom wing is highlighted by a luxurious South-facing master suite with Juliette balcony, abundant closet space, including a custom outfitted dressing room, and ensuite marble bath with double vanity, glass enclosed stall shower and separate deep soaking tub. There are two additional south facing bedrooms with ensuite baths and a master-sized fourth bedroom and bath with double vanity and separate tub and shower. All baths are adorned with WaterWorks fixtures. There is also a laundry room with a vented Electrolux stackable washer/dryer.
Additional features include 10 foot ceilings, French oak hardwood floors, four Juliette balconies, custom outfitted closets, an integrated audio system, programmable lighting controls and motorized roller shades. A Control4 System operates the Trane A/C and heating units in every room, utilizing programmable digital thermostats to give precise temperature control. The apartment has been prewired for Ethernet functionality.
The Costas Kondylis-designed Arcadia, built in 2005, is a full service luxury condominium with 46 apartments across 20 stories, and features an array of amenities such as doorman, concierge, gym, private massage room, playroom, bicycle room with fee, private storage for purchase and, coming soon (2018), a brand new library suite with catering kitchen and a tween recreation lounge with game room (including ping pong and pool tables). New lobby and common hallways to be completed by this summer. Situated on beautiful tree-lined 79th Street, Arcadia residents covet their proximity to Carl Schurz Park, the East River Esplanade, mass transit including the new Second Avenue subway line, and many of the neighborhood's finest schools, restaurants and gourmet markets, including Agata & Valentina, Citarella and Fairway.