1212 Fifth Avenue, 2A - Upper East Side, New York
1212 Fifth Avenue is the meticulously and comprehensively renovated prewar condominium sponsored by Durst Fetner Residential with interiors by the acclaimed firm of S. Russell Groves. Designed in 1925 by Edward and George Blum, both graduates of the renowned Ecole des Beaux-Arts in Paris; the Blum brothers specialized in Art Deco and Art Nouveau styles of architecture; of which several notable New York City buildings of theirs survive today. The pre-war charm of 1212 Fifth Avenue has been preserved in new layouts reflecting modern living sensibilities. Homes range in size from one to four bedrooms plus a three-bedroom Penthouse with a 2,165 Square Foot wrap terrace. All residences, three bedrooms and larger, feature expansive views of Central Park. With only fifty four homes, 1212 Fifth Avenue provides exceptional Amenities including a 24/7 concierge attended lobby, a 2,600 Square Foot Fitness Center, Residents' Lounge, Children's Playroom and numerous Green building features. A bike room, parking and other amenities are also available. The homes at 1212 Fifth Avenue feature beautifully restored plaster coffered ceilings and moldings, solid oak wood floors, solid core doors with four hinges, custom millwork for heating and air conditioning enclosures, recessed LED lighting, Miele washers and dryers, brand new thermo-pane casement windows and individual thermostats in every room. State of the art kitchens feature Dornbracht fixtures, Miele and Bertazzoni appliances, Italian custom cabinets, Caesarstone countertops and Insinkerators. Luxuriously appointed Bianco Dolomiti Marble master bathrooms feature radiant floor heat, custom millwork vanities, Dornbracht fixtures, walk-in showers, custom light fixtures and Robern medicine cabinets with integrated outlets.
This listing courtesy of Bette Bregman