With a perfect balance of pre-war charm and tasteful modern updates, Residence 3AB is a recently renovated, sunny south-facing 4-bedroom, 3 bathroom (+ home office) Yorkville home conveniently located just moments from Carl Schurz Park.
This bright and airy home features beautiful hardwood floors, California Closets throughout, a high-speed wi-fi system with multiple access points, Sonos sound, interactive audio/video system, and Lutron lighting in every room.
Upon entry into the home, guests are welcomed into the spacious, south facing dining and living areas. Step down to the inviting dining room with ample space for large scale entertaining. The newly updated, open kitchen features white Caesarstone countertops, a Fisher and Pakel refrigerator, a Viking range and microwave, and a Bosch dishwasher. A charming, windowed dining banquette is the perfect morning coffee and breakfast nook.
Through the oversized archway, the dining area extends to the comfortable living room which holds can hold an enormous sectional sofa, lovely built-in bookshelves, and a quaint seating area below the window for reading and games.The primary suite, with tree top views and southern exposure, is located in the west wing of the apartment, which also includes a large pass-through dressing room into the bathroom with its jetted soaking tub and marble floors.
Located opposite, in the east wing of the apartment is the secondary bedroom and bathroom suite, providing entirely separate and private living quarters from the primary suite. This bathroom features a frosted privacy window offering southern natural light, marble and glass walk in shower, stainless steel fixtures, and Venetian plaster walls.
The eastern wing also includes its very own laundry closet with a full-size LG washer and dryer in addition to a home office with pocket doors and additional storage and secondary entrance. (Two private storage cages in the basement are also included).
Currently configured as a media/guest room, the spacious north facing third bedroom shares a recently renovated bathroom with the northwest facing fourth bedroom. This shared bathroom features an oversized walk-in shower with a rain showerhead and a Toto Washlet.
Built in 1939, 519 East 86th Street is a Georgian Revival building and won an architectural award from the First Avenue Architectural Association. Located just a half a block from Carl Schurz Park, the building features a part-time doorman, live-in super, and additional laundry and storage in the basement. Pets are allowed, as are pieds-a-terre. Just 2 blocks away from the 2nd Avenue Subway and the 90th Street Ferry Terminal, with proximity to Whole Foods, Equinox, the Mansion Diner, the East River Greenway, Asphalt Green, and all of the shops, cafes and restaurants the Upper East Side has to offer.