1255 Fifth Avenue was built in 1925. It is one of rare condo apartment buildings on Fifth Avenue and its proximity to a number of the city’s finest features makes it a true gem.
1255 Fifth Avenue has a number of different types of apartments, from studios to five bedroom. Even the studios and one bedroom apartments are quite spacious compared to others in the city. The apartments have a number of luxurious features, including high beamed ceilings, a great deal of closet space, and oversized windows sporting stunning views of Central Park. Some homes also have terraces.
This beige brick pre-war beauty is dignified, but still decorated with architectural details. A canopied entrance and pristine sidewalk landscaping make for a wonderful “Welcome Home” to residents. The lobby has also been recently renovated. Residents can enjoy a number of amenities, including a laundry room on every floor, landscaped roof deck, private storage, and gym.
1255 Fifth Avenue is located in East Harlem. Though the neighborhood is not as prestigious as other Fifth Avenue addresses, this building is still in close proximity to some of the city’s nicest features. 1255 Fifth Avenue stands near the North End of Museum Mile, including the Museum of African Art, Museum of El Barrio, and the Museum of the City of New York. It is also very close to Central Park, particularly the Conservatory Gardens. Mt. Sinai Hospital is also not far away. For those looking for access to the rest of the city, there are subway lines and a cross-town bus service nearby.
If you’re interested in renting or buying a home in 1255 Fifth Avenue call us at (646) 568 – 7175, and one of our agents would be happy to tell you about the for sale and what other apartments in this building have sold for.