The Plaza Residences, 1 Central Park South, PH2002 - Central Park South, New York
Plaza Penthouse Gem! This is a rare opportunity to own one of only a handful of coveted Penthouse units at the iconic Plaza Hotel & Residences, located on glamorous Central Park South. This designer dream home was completely gut renovated and reimagined by the renowned Kerry Joyce in 2014, and makes a stunning statement of elegance at the epicenter of Manhattan. Every luxurious detail of the expansive, meticulously-appointed 2 bedroom 2 bathroom interior has been thoughtfully considered. From the solid oak flooring, mahogany walls, linen wall paper and custom moldings, to the hidden revolving television above the custom marble mantle, not a sponsor finish was left in this spectacularly recreated residence. New lighting, wiring and an integrated sound system throughout are among the state-of-the-art upgrades. Oversized windows to the east, south and west receive an inpouring of natural light all day long. Enter the gracious home via a large foyer that can also serve as a formal dining room, enriched by 4 distinctive mahogany walls. Beyond is a generously-sized living room featuring built-ins, a decorative fireplace, and glass doors to a lovely French balcony. The gourmet kitchen adorned with Petit granite marble countertops will inspire your culinary side. The master bedroom is a divine retreat with windows on east/west exposures, glass doors to a French balcony facing south, custom walk-in closets and a luxe en-suite master bath. Partial side views of Central Park are showcased from the master bedroom and master bath. The second bedroom is graced by stylish oak ceruse walls. Both full baths are elegant and spa-like, one with faux wood inlay wall paneling, marble mosaic floors likening those of St. Mark's Cathedral, and a concealed custom stall shower. A laundry room completes the comfort. The legendary Plaza offers a prestigious lifestyle at the premier Manhattan address. This world-class structure was built in 1905 by Henry J. Hardenberg resembling a French Renaissance Chateau, and is a Historic National Landmark that has been call home by some of New York's most elite. Residents enter via a red-carpeted lobby entrance on Central Park South and enjoy 5-star hotel amenities that include a 24-hour doorman, concierge, valet parking and private storage, with access to the famed Palestra fitness center, Plaza and Todd English Food Halls, Palm Court Restaurant, Champagne Bar, Rose Bar, Warren Tricomi Salon and Caudalie Vinotherapie Spa. Pets and pied-a-terres are allowed.
This listing courtesy of Douglas Elliman