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50 East 79th Street, 14-D

Upper East Side, Manhattan | Madison Ave & Park Ave

5 Rooms2 Beds2 Baths1,700 Square FeetCo-op

Price Per SF

Listing Features

  • Abundant Closets
  • Entry Foyer
  • Moldings
  • Separate Dining Area
  • Storage Closet
  • Walk-in Closet
  • Washer / Dryer
  • Window Treatments
  • Dishwasher
  • Eat-in Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • S Steel Appliances
  • Windowed Kitchen
  • En Suite Bathroom
  • Marble Bathroom
  • Stall Shower

Outdoor space and views

  • City Views
  • North Exposure

Building Amenities

  • Full Service
  • Attended Elevator
  • Bike Storage
  • Fitness Facility
  • Garage
  • Laundry Room
  • Storage


  • No Dogs. Cats Allowed.
  • Pieds A Terre Ok

Property Description for 50 East 79th Street, 14-D

Welcome to Apt. 14D, located in this prestigious, long established luxury co-op, situated in one of the most sought after Upper East neighborhoods, one block from Central Park and Museum Mile.

This sophisticated renovated convertible three bedroom, two bath home, with brilliant open city views is in impeccable condition throughout. Its versatile configuration and unsurpassed craftsmanship are second to none. No detail has been overlooked.

With a stunning neutral palette, the elegant, oversized gallery with a guest closet and huge walk-in storage closet, opens onto the loft-like perfectly proportioned sun-filled north facing 25 foot living room, adjacent dining room, which can easily convert to a third bedroom or library and a fully equipped sleek windowed eat-in kitchen with WASHER/DRYER and exceptional storage.

The bedroom hall leads to the handsome second bedroom designed and outfitted with custom millwork and built-ins currently a library/den. The guest bath opposite the second bedroom features a frameless glass enclosed stall shower, huge recessed mirrored medicine cabinet, and ceramic tile. An unusually spacious private primary bedroom has two walk-in closets, a double closet and en-suite marble bath.

Thanks to the oversized triple windows throughout, this five room home enjoys glorious sunlight. It is further enhanced by beautiful moldings, hard wood floors, incredible closets and storage, custom wall coverings and window treatments, as well as all-season thru-wall HVAC.

50 East 79 Street has completed its mandated facade work and has an inviting renovated lobby. There is a resident manager, full time doormen, storage, state of the art gym, bike room, and laundry room. In addition, the building has a garage with reduced rates, when availability permits.

65% financing is permitted as well as pied-a-terre ownership. A 2% flip tax is to be paid by the purchaser. One dog per apartment is allowed.


If you would like to see this special apartment, please contact me for a private viewing. You will not be disappointed!

Listing History for 50 East 79th Street, 14-D

Contract Signed by Laurel Rosenbluth
Kleier Residential Inc.
$2,295,000 [-$100,000] [4.2%]
Price Drop by Laurel Rosenbluth
Kleier Residential Inc.

Building Details for 50 East 79th Street

Building TypeHigh-Rise
Service LevelFull Service
AccessAttended Elevator
Year Built1958
Financing Allowed50%
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Transit and Citi Bike


77 St
0.19 miles
86 St
0.4 miles

Citi Bike

5 Ave & E 78 St
0.13 miles
E 81 St & Park Ave
0.15 miles

Building Availability

Last 12 months

Two Beds in Upper East Side


Upper East Side | Manhattan

Quick Profile

Exuding a cosmopolitan, refined air that is reminiscent of Paris or other European cities, the Upper East Side (the UES, to local cognoscenti) has a reputation as being a bastion of wealth and privilege. Even though it was built by American “royalty” families like the Vanderbilts, Roosevelts, Kennedys, Carnegies and Rockefellers, whose elaborate mansions once anchored Fifth Avenue, there are affordable housing options throughout the neighborhood. The further east you move, away from Central Park and the more commercial avenues, the more likely you are to find quiet, tree-lined streets with historic townhouses and brownstones. Keep your eye out for reasonably priced apartments in pre-war low-rise and even a few high-rise buildings.

With abundant, beautifully landscaped green spaces, including the oasis of Central Park acting like a backyard, the area is quiet and lushly green. You can relax and unwind in John Jay Park, Carl Schurz Park or take a stroll along the East River Promenade. The whole neighborhood seems isolated from the workaday chaos of the city at large. Add to that the history of the neighborhood and the abundance of cultural institutions, and you have a uniquely welcoming neighborhood.

Known for its abundance of high-end retail shopping, especially on Madison Avenue, the Upper East Side is host to the Barneys New York flagship department store. Here you can find upscale goods, fashion and home decor items. You will also find the edgy runway-inspired Alexander McQueen collections. If you are dying to treat your feet to red-soled opulence, be sure to visit the Christian Louboutin boutique. These are only a small sampling of this high-end shopper’s paradise that features everything from designer boutiques that offer the ultimate in haute couture to resale shops where you can find last season’s best on sale at hefty discounts .

There are many unique dining experiences, from fine dining to the casual bite-on-the-go, awaiting you in the UES. Sushi is going through a renaissance in the city, and the best omakase-style sushi can be found at Sasabune on E 73rd Street. Omakase sushi means that you leave the choice of ingredients, preparation method and presentation to the chef. Elegant French cuisine can be experienced at JoJo, E 64th Street, housed in gorgeous townhouse. Just for fun, visit the Lexington Candy Shop on Lexington Avenue, to get a taste of an old-fashioned soda fountain.

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