Welcome to 238 East 68th street! This newly gut-renovated, spacious townhouse is located in the upscale 10065 section of the Upper East Side. Originally built in 1881, the 5-story townhouse with an Indiana Limestone fa ade has been meticulously renovated and designed for modern living. Award-winning architect, Mark Stumer, who is known for thinking of the building form while concentrating on the seamless function of the homes interior has created a classic masterpiece infused with modern design. The innovative technology of the townhouse includes an Indiana limestone heated entryway, 4 mahogany linear fireplaces, a multi-tiered security system, central air conditioning, central vacuum system, heated bathroom floors, built-in sound system throughout the entire home fully connected to Sonos and much more. The townhouse not only has tremendous amount of space totaling 6,500 square feet of living space across 6 floors, 5 bedrooms, 5 baths, and 2 powder rooms but also has 2 expansive outdoor spaces as well. The custom cherry wood elevator with mahogany hoist way doors makes it convenient to travel up and down the entire lavish townhouse.One is greeted into the townhouse by a double height wood paneled entry foyer, and hand crafted solid mahogany windows. Then lies the powder room, elevator, library, and at the very rear of house is a bedroom with bath that leads to the picturesque patio. The 30 540 SF rear garden with bluestone flooring and ivy panels is an absolute delight to behold complete with outdoor lighting and speakers. The garden can be accessed on both the garden level and the parlor floor. The parlor floor has a grandly proportioned living room with 10 high ceilings, marble fireplace, dining room and butler s pantry. Beyond that there is the exquisitely custom built chef kitchen that overlooks the garden through an oversized large bow window and glass door that provides direct access down into the garden. The furniture quality kitchen is handsomely furnished with white satin lacquer cabinetry, a Glassos island, and the very best appliances including 2 Sub-Zero freezers, 48 Wolf double oven, 3 Franke sinks, 2 dishwashers, a selection of Miele gourmet appliances, and layered with polished nickel Dornbracht fixtures. Floors 3 through 5 are dedicated private quarters with 4 bedrooms and 4 en-suite baths. The entire 3rd floor is dedicated to the master suite, a serene oasis complete with a lavish spa bath, steam shower and adjoining sitting room. The Penthouse floor serves as a media room or bedroom with a beautiful cedar terrace providing views of the Manhattan skyline. The townhomes lower level contains a full laundry, powder room and also has additional space for a recreation room.238 East 68th is ready to be your dream home. This magnificent townhouse features 5 stories, 5 bedrooms, 5 full baths, 2 powder rooms and a finished lower level. It is just steps from the Upper East Side s finest dining, shopping and transportation and is a dream commute to midtown. Contact Bracha New York today for a private viewing.
Appliances: Dishwasher, Dryer, Washer
Architecture Style: Other
Floor Covering: Hardwood
Roof Type: Unknown
Rooms: Bedroom, Dining Room, Full Bath, Kitchen
View Type: City