The Empire, 188 East 78th St, 30B - Upper East Side, New York
Encompassing over 2,600 square feet this home offers unparalleled Central Park, City and river views that surround you from every room. Immediately you are presented with the impressively scaled living space offering superb Eastern light that streams through four enormous windows. You will be struck by the ceiling heights that soar 12 feet throughout the apartment. A gracious entry foyer sets the tone for this sprawling residence. The large living room with it's fireplace and skyline north-east facing balcony, is perfectly scaled for entertaining on a lavish scale. The formal dining room features one of two corner balconies, and the large granite eat-in kitchen is windowed and bright with panoramic city views. Around the corner is a separate formal dining room with skyline views. An enormous kitchen with a breakfast area is custom crafted with the best cabinetry and appliances, perfectly scaled for formal entertaining.Separated to the West is the bedroom wing comprising 3 huge bedrooms each with an en-suite bathroom, one half bathroom, several closets and a washer/dryer closet. The expansive master bedroom suite features an enormous walk-in closet, balcony access, as well as stunning Central Park and skyline views. There are two enormous and lavish walk in closets. The luxurious, marble master bath has double sinks, a soaking tub and separate stall shower. The Empire Condominium is a premier white glove building with 24 hour Doorman, Concierge, Garage, enormous Fitness Center, Lounge, Kids Playroom, Business Center, Media Room Roof deck and Wine cellar. It is conveniently located, near all transportation, shopping and restaurants.
This listing courtesy of Douglas Elliman