1136 5th Avenue was built in 1925 by architect George F. Pelham, who is famous for many of the gorgeous buildings in this area including 1160 Park Avenue and 21 East 90th Street. This building has 20 floors and just 71 spacious yet private apartments. Each residence has special 1920s art-deco features with large windows that have amazing views of central park and the city skyline.
Residences in this building range from two bedrooms to four bedrooms and if you like to entertain these floor plans are ideal. They are characterized by semi-private elevator landings that lead to large entrance foyers. In some apartments, particularly the A line, the living room and dining room are on separate sides of the apartment and connected by a gallery, creating a beautiful flow when entertaining guest. Bedrooms have their own private corridors for added privacy. Most apartments have been renovated over the years and they each have their own finishes. However, common elements include high ceilings, maids quarters for private staff, eat-in kitchens and jaw dropping views of Central Park.
This building is located between 94th and 95th streets. The neighborhood includes excellent restaurants to choose from including Maharaja’s Palace and Sarabeths, all of the city’s best shopping on Madison Avenue, a plethora of private and public schools to choose from including Hunter College High School, and easy access to transportation with the 6 train on Lexington and the entrance to the west side via Central Park across the street.
Amenities that are available to residents of this building include a full time doorman, and a laundry room. Anything else you might need from a gym to a park is within a few blocks radius of the building.
If you are interested in viewing apartments for sale in 1136 5th Avenue please contact Upper East Side Apartments at (646) 568 – 7175 or fill out the form below for instant access to a list of available apartments in this building.