When you think about 820 Fifth Avenue you think luxury, you think space and you think exclusivity. This extravagant apartment building located on 63rd street faces Central Park and overlooks the Zoo. All 12 residences are spoiled to an entire floor in this exclusive apartment building that is characterized by large apartments with multiple rooms for entertaining.
820 Fifth Ave was designed and built in 1916 by Starrett & Van Vleck for developer Fred T. Ley. Each floor has five bedrooms and six bathrooms, as well as multiple servants’ quarters and areas for entertaining. Many of the rooms have fireplaces, including the gallery, master bedroom, library, living room and dining room.
As one of the most expensive and exclusive Fifth Avenue apartment buildings it is hard to discuss this building without having a conversation about the immediate neighborhood. If you’re a pet lover you have a zoo across the street with views from your apartment. Cipriani, Bilboquet, and Nellos are all within walking distance from the building. The Plaza Hotel, The Pier and the Sherry Netherlands are only a few blocks south. And if you don’t have a driver there is almost every subway line in Manhattan within a couple blocks distance.
820 Fifth Avenue is one of New York’s most exclusive co-op buildings. It is rumored that this board has turned down numerous high profile buyers from Valentino, to casino owner Steve Wynn, to Ron Perlman. Like most co-op apartment buildings there are challenges when applying and it is highly recommended you use a skilled realtor to help you through the process. To be placed in touch with a realtor that is familiar with this building please contact Upper East Side Apartments at (646) 568 7175.
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