$3,950,000 $4,350,000
Updated 4 days ago
Sutton Place, Manhattan | East 56th Street & East 57th Street
6 Rooms3 Beds3 BathsCo-op

$3,950,000 $4,350,000

Listing Features

  • Abundant Closets
  • Corner Apartment
  • Entry Foyer
  • High Ceilings [10']
  • Private Elevator
  • Sunken Living Room
  • Walk-in Closet
  • Service Entrance
  • Walk Thru Kitchen
  • Windowed Kitchen
  • Marble Bathroom
  • Stall Shower

Outdoor space and views

  • Balcony
  • East River
  • Queensboro Bridge
  • East Exposure
  • North Exposure
  • South Exposure
  • West Exposure

Building Amenities

  • Full Service
  • Attended Elevator
  • Bike Storage
  • Driveway
  • Fitness Facility
  • Laundry Room
  • Roof Deck
  • Storage


  • Pets Allowed
  • Pieds A Terre Ok

Property Description

Entering Apartment 19F, you immediately feel the wow-factor. From the private vestibule, you enter an expansive foyer leading to the sunken living room with just under 10-foot ceilings. Four large floor-to-ceiling glass doors open to a 28ft east-facing balcony. This inviting entrance is enhanced with custom whitewashed wood flooring, electric solar shades, wood-burning fireplace and central air. To the right of the foyer, the open dining area overlooks the living room and, additionally has a large south-facing window with views of the East River. Enter the custom designed kitchen with appliances from Sub-Zero, Miele and Wolf. The cabinetry offers more than ample storage and you will enjoy the views from a large south-facing window located above the kitchen sink. The two largest bedrooms are located down a private hall away from the public areas of the home. The primary suite has triple exposure, extensive closets and a beautiful marble bath with south-facing views from a large window inside the walk-in shower. The second large bedroom has a walk-in closet, a striking marble bath with tub and entrance to a second balcony with an extraordinary view of the East River and the 59th Street Bridge. The third bedrooms is accessible from the kitchen. With its own private bath, this is ideally located for a home office, live-in staff or a family member who would like the option of entering quietly away from the main entrance. The all-important Miele stainless steel washer/dryer (vented to the outside) is located in this room. Rarely on the market, Apartment 19F offers an opportunity to own an exceptionally maintained home that has had only two owners since 1964. The architectural renovation was by celebrated architect, Michael Wu. Two Sutton Place South (Emery Roth 1938) is one of Manhattan's most sought-after pre-war cooperatives, located in beautiful Sutton Place, one of the few remaining residential areas with a history of those who appreciate privacy and exclusivity. Shareholders have access to a large roof deck with picture-perfect East River views, a state-of-the-art gym and the expected high-level service. Pied-a-terre and pets welcomed. The building allows 50% financing. Seller pays the flip tax. Showing by appointment only.

Listing History

$3,950,000 [-$400,000] [9.2%]
Price Drop by Elese Reid
Brown Harris Stevens
Initial Price by Elese Reid
Brown Harris Stevens

Building Details

Building TypeHigh-Rise
Service LevelFull Service
AccessAttended Elevator
Year Built1938
Financing Allowed50%
Learn More About the Building

Transit and Citi Bike


Lexington Av/53 St
0.43 miles
Lexington Av/59 St
0.5 miles

Citi Bike

E 58 St & 1 Ave (NE Corner)
0.13 miles
E 60 St & York Ave
0.15 miles

Building Availability

Last 12 months

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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.

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