$275,000
Updated 7 days ago
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The Excelsior
Sutton Place, Manhattan | Second Ave & First Ave
3 Rooms1 Bed1 Bath825 Square FeetCo-op

$275,000
Maintenance$2,565
Price Per SF
$333

Listing Features

  • Abundant Closets
  • Entry Foyer
  • Separate Dining Area
  • Walk-in Closet
  • Dishwasher
  • Galley
  • Double Vanity

Outdoor space and views

  • City Views
  • Skyline Views
  • South Exposure

Building Amenities

  • Full Service
  • Attended Elevator
  • Bike Storage
  • Driveway
  • Garage
  • Health Club
  • Laundry Per Floor
  • Pool
  • Roof Deck
  • Spa Services
  • Storage
  • Valet Service

Policies

  • Pets Allowed
  • Pieds A Terre Ok

Property Description

Incredible Opportunity to Create Your Dream Home or Pied-A-Terre alcove studio/1 bedroom apartment with unbelievable southern views of the Manhattan skyline and the river. Enjoy a large living area, separate dining area, sizable bedroom, huge walk-in closet, double vanity bath and washer dryer.

Situated on Billionaire's Row, The Excelsior is a white glove building where residents enjoy the service of a 24 hour doorman, elevator attendant, concierge, a cleaning valet, and 24 hour garage with circular driveway. Amenities include a 20,000sf state-of-the-art gym and spa, indoor/outdoor sea saltwater pool, sun bathing deck, sauna, and steam room. This ideal location is close to Whole Foods, a Trader Joe's coming soon, the finest shopping, restaurants and several Parks on the River. Building permits pied-a-terres, guarantors and pets.

Listing History

Now
11/29/2022
$275,000
Sold and Closed by Toni Asch
Douglas Elliman
05/31/2022
Contract Signed by Toni Asch
Douglas Elliman

Building Details

OwnershipCo-op
Building TypeHigh-Rise
Service LevelFull Service
AgePost-War
AccessAttended Elevator
Year Built1967
Financing Allowed50%
Floors/Apts47/354
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Transit and Citi Bike

Subway

Lexington Av/53 St
0.25 miles
Lexington Av/59 St
0.26 miles
59 St
0.27 miles
Lexington Av/63 St
0.37 miles
51 St
0.39 miles

Citi Bike

E 55 St & 2 Ave
0.11 miles
E 58 St & 1 Ave (NW Corner)
0.12 miles

Contact Agent

Contact Agent

Toni Asch
Douglas Elliman

Sutton Place | Manhattan

Quick Profile

Sutton Place is usually described with favorable words like charming, cozy, great neighborhood, hidden gem, sanctuary, or even small village inside a big city. Those descriptions aren’t from real estate folks either, they’re from the people that live and work there, so it must be true.

The quiet and upscale neighborhood is more like an enclave. It’s bounded by East 53rd Street to the south, East 59th Street to the North, First Avenue to the west, and the East River to the east. Most residents will tell you that everything you’ll ever need is located in the neighborhood. When it’s time to venture out into the cityscape, Sutton Place is within easy reach to Midtown and cultural attractions like the Museum of Modern Art, Rockefeller Center, Central Park and other iconic sites.   

Manhattan has always had notable celebrity residents. But for unknown reasons, Sutton Place has had more than its share of superstars over the years. Some of the more iconic celebs include: Marilyn Monroe and Arthur Miller, Freddie Mercury, Sigourney Weaver, Joan Crawford, Michael Jackson and sister Latoya (Just for one summer).

Sutton Place is named after Effingham B. Sutton, a shipping merchant and entrepreneur. After hitting it big in the California gold rush, Sutton built brownstones along East 57th and East 58th streets with aspirations of making the section more residential. Poverty and crime dashed his dreams. The street gangs that hung out along the dead-ends and cul-de-sacs added to the neighborhood’s decay. Sutton was about to give up on his development endeavors but the Vanderbilt’s and the Morgan’s showed up in the 1920s and transformed the neighborhood. It soon became a wealthy enclave.

All information furnished regarding property for sale, rental or financing is from sources deemed reliable, but no warranty or representation is made as to the accuracy thereof and same is submitted subject to errors, omissions, change of price, rental or other conditions, prior sale, lease or financing or withdrawal without notice. All dimensions are approximate. For exact dimensions, you must hire your own architect or engineer.
OLR ID: 1640788