An exceedingly rare opportunity to own a stunning home in a 25-foot wide elevator townhouse! Built by C. W. Luyster in 1891, 16 West 74th is located on one of the most highly coveted park blocks on the Upper West Side. With 10’3″ ceilings, exposed brick walls, new oversized windows, and a wood-burning fireplace, Apartment #8 is not to be missed. The recent meticulous renovation created the perfect combination of modern chic and classic prewar. Highlights include new hardwood flooring throughout, all new electrical wiring, automated Lutron window shades, LED ceiling light fixtures with touchpad controls, new heating units with Aube touchpad controls, and contemporary built-in storage. The kitchen boasts Miele and Amana appliances, granite countertops, and ample culinary storage and workspace. Luxuriate in the sleek and functional 3-piece bathroom featuring heated floors and an inset television. This spectacular home is flooded with bright southern sunlight all day long.
The cooperative is well run by its diligent board of directors and managing agent. There is laundry in the basement, along with large storage units that transfer with the apartments. The building has recently completed a renovation of its lobby, hallways, and stairwell, featuring new carpet and lighting fixtures. The roof and both the front and rear facades of the building have also been recently restored. Washer/dryers, pied-a-terre, and co-purchases are allowed on a case by case basis. Dogs are allowed for pied-a-terre owners only. There is a 1% flip tax paid by the seller. This is a non-smoking building. Neighborhood highlights include Fairway, Citarella, Joe’s Coffee, fabulous shopping, and your pick of some of the best restaurants NYC has to offer. The subway is two short blocks away and Central Park is just outside your door! Call the exclusive brokers for your appointment today.
This apartment can be combined with the unit next door (#7) to create a fabulous floor-thru 2 or 3 bedroom/ 2 bath home. All alterations and combinations are subject to board approval. See combination Elliman listing #3835526.