It’s no secret that New York City hits one of they highest real estate peaks. Of course, being one of the most lively cities in the world plays is a huge role in this exclusivity. However, with the City’s minimal space, we often wonder which apartments are the most spacious and luxurious — the ones that are home to Manhattan’s most elite residents. Listed are some of the most magnificent, New York City homes.
1. ONE57 157 AT 157 WEST 57TH STREET, HELLS KITCHEN
Standing at over one thousand feet, this building provides the “longest South-to-North views of Central Park ever offered in private residences”. It also features a 24-Hour doorman and concierge, private dining, full catering kitchen, library with billiards table and 24-foot aquarium, arts and crafts atelier, screening and performance room, private fitness center, yoga studio, discreet additional street entry, valet parking, and pet wash room.
2. 70 VESTRY STREET PENTHOUSE, TRIBECA
Planned to open in 2018, this is the last remaining underdeveloped waterfront property in Tribeca. In contrast the the typical gray buildings, the 70 Vestry’s limestone allows that sun to beautifully reflect the building as it does the overlooked Hudson River. Plus, this building will provide chic amenities such as a state-of-the art fitness center, modern library, colorful playroom, and spa assembled with marble, brushed limestone and Taj Mahal quartzite.
3. 4 EAST 80TH STREET, UPPER EAST SIDE
Are you more interested in the vintage as opposed to the modern? This Neo-French Renaissance home was built in 1916 was owned by Frank Woolworth, founder of Woolworth’s discount. This enormous townhouse features seven stories, a dining room that seats 50 guest, and eight fireplaces.
4. 432 PARK AVENUE Penthouse 95, MIDTOWN EAST
Crowned as the tallest residential building on the Western Hemisphere this 1,396 foot building one of the signatures of the New York City skyline. Imagine waking up to the most immaculate view of the City on the 95th penthouse. This building features a billiards room, conference room, screening room, exclusive studio suites, wine cellars, library, indoor pool, and relaxation suite.
5. TIME WARNER CENTER AT 25 COLUMBUS CIRCLE #75CE, HELL’S KITCHEN
This luxurious 5-bedroom condominium hovers 700-feet over Central Park and includes a business center, private screening room, upscale gym, infinity pool, private event space, playroom, private massage room, and outdoor terrace. From the terrace as well as the floor-to-ceiling window, residents get a spectacular view the George Washington Bridge, Chrysler Building, The Empire State Building, The Statue of Liberty, and beyond. The apartment itself includes 2 kitchens, 4 1/2 marble-tiled bathrooms, a library, and media room. Plus, receive full access to The Mandarin Oriental amenities.