1040 Fifth Avenue is a prized Upper East Side apartment building, once home to Jackie Kennedy. Fifth Avenues finest architect, Rosario Candela, designed this structure in 1925 as one of the tallest on Fifth at the time.
The building has an elegant limestone-clad façade and stands 17 stories high with 27 spacious apartments. The floor plans for 1040 Fifth are characterized by vast galleries as you enter the apartments, followed by living rooms spanning over 30 feet with unbelievable views of Central Park and the reservoir, eat-in kitchens, formal dining rooms, multiple maids rooms, libraries with decorative fireplaces, 3-6 bedrooms, and terraces on higher floor apartments.
The building is located between 86th and 87th street and faces Central Park. This prime location is near museums, schools, transportation and shopping.
1040 5th Avenue has retained its classic style throughout the years since its construction. New Yorkers recognize this building as an iconic one for its handsome facade and ideal location. The building is a co-op, meaning it is required to apply through a board if you are interested in purchasing an apartment in this building.
To view residences in 1040 Fifth Avenue along with other Upper East Side luxury apartments, please call 646-568-7175 to speak with a specialist.