$ 7,995,000

308 West 81st Street, New York, NY 10024  
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  • 5,052 sqft

308 West 81st Street, New York, NY 10024  

In the middle of an undisturbed row of pristine townhouses sits the most gorgeous one of all - 308 West 81st Street. The level of care and detail work that went into the restoration of the facade, stoop, and interior of this 20-foot home is second to none. From elaborate woodwork and original chandeliers to five working fireplaces and rooms flooded with light, grandeur abounds. Moreover, the design from room to room is superb as every floor has access to an outdoor space. Currently configured as four units including an owner s triplex, garden level studio, two-bedroom floor-through apartment, and penthouse duplex, this townhouse also has great single-family potential. To round out this stunning home, a multi-level garden serves as a private oasis. A perfect balance of stone, sky, and shade, it s the ideal place to escape the hustle and bustle of the city.LAYOUTOwner s Triplex Parlour Floor:A classic floor for greeting and entertaining guests as they are ushered into the foyer to behold a tall mirror with an elaborate woodwork frame and grand stairwell. Pass through large pocket doors to the front living room that has incredible ceiling height and a beautifully restored mahogany mantelpiece as well as ornately carved cornices and trim. The doorway at the rear of the living room leads to the sun-drenched formal dining room, with flawless floors, and another pristine oak fireplace. Beyond the dining room lies a stylish kitchen with double height cabinetry, copper countertops, and top-of-the-line appliances. A powder room is also located on this floor.Owner s Triplex Garden Floor:From the parlour floor kitchen, descend a spiral staircase to the rear garden level home office and sunroom. With a heated tile floor, it s easy to imagine taking advantage of this gorgeous room in all seasons while overlooking the private South-facing garden. Adjacent to the sunroom is a large master bedroom with floor to ceiling windows overlooking the garden, tons of closet space, and a priv

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New York
Upper West Side
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Elem: New York City School, Middle: New
Listing courtesy of Vandenberg Real Estate
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Date Event Change Price
5/5/2017 Price change $-205,000 (-2.5%) $7,995,000
3/4/2017 Price change $-750,000 (-8.4%) $8,200,000
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