1192 Park Avenue is one of the iconic Rosario Candela designed coops of the Upper East Side's Carnegie Hill neighborhood. Apartment 8D is a Classic 6 in the grand style providing approximately 1,950 square feet of living area with lovely north, west and south exposures.
Enter through the foyer to a cove-lit 15' gallery with a large walk-in coat closet. Entertaining flows well to the separate living room, formal dining room and kitchen. The 24' living room with wood burning fireplace has open views north to the historic Squadron A Armory. The formal 20' dining room faces west and south and can easily accommodate a table for 12 or more. The dream kitchen opens directly into the dining room. It has multiple cooking and preparation areas with a unique Garland vented stove, two sinks and two dishwashers. There are spacious counter and storage areas and a large pantry. Just off the kitchen is the former staff room now serving as an office/den with half bath/powder room and a full size washer/dryer that is vented to the outside. The private bedroom wing has two large bedrooms both with walk-in closets and en-suite windowed bathrooms. The primary bedroom has an additional closet and ceiling fan. It faces north and west with a partial view of Central Park. The second bedroom has a west exposure. This wing has doors that close the bedrooms off from the central gallery.
Additional features include beautiful original hardwood floors throughout, prewar details including crown moldings and deep baseboards, 9'+ ceiling height, oversized tilt windows with screens, through wall HVAC units in each room with air conditioning available all year round, travertine and tumbled rose marble highlights in bathrooms and kitchen and a small private storage closet located just outside the apartment on the 8th floor.
1192 Park Avenue is conveniently located in Carnegie Hill with easy access to mass transit and Central Park is just two blocks away. You are steps away from the Upper East Side's fine dining, boutique shopping, multiple schools and Museum Mile. This much sought after coop has a full staff including a resident manager delivering white glove service 24/7. Mail is delivered to your door. Amenities include a fitness center, central laundry room and bike storage. An individual storage unit transfers with the apartment. Pets and pied-a-terres are welcome. There is a 2% flip tax paid by the seller. Showings are Monday through Friday from 10:00 am to 4:00 with no weekend showings allowed. Please note that 48 HOUR ADVANCE NOTICE OF SHOWINGS IS REQUIRED.