Perfectly positioned within an idyllic block of magnificent brownstones, 627 West End Avenue (at 90th Street) is a stately limestone and brick townhome with strikingly beautiful bones, exquisite original detailing and eight wood burning fireplaces. This rare, approximately 6,000 SF+ offering has five levels of living and entertaining space as well as an unfinished basement.
The home has a wonderful balance and grand scale with ceilings soaring to 10 and 11 feet high. Upon entry, one is greeted by an open entry gallery adorned with authentic stained glass windows.
A breathtaking center positioned staircase leads up to the parlor floor and is appointed with gilded Roman arches and columns. The formal living room enjoys 11-foot ceilings culminating in original crown mouldings and large East facing windows that allow for bountiful sunlight that stretches throughout the entirety of this floor into a formal dining room. A well maintained adjoining full kitchen provides an opportunity for seamless entertaining on this floor. An additional back staircase makes the entire home even more accessible.
The third floor is home to an impressive library with handsome mahogany built-ins, wood burning fireplace and oversized windows consistent with all of the rooms positioned at the front of the home. 627 West End Avenue has an option for five or even six bedrooms, each of astonishing size, across the third, fourth and fifth floors. Each room has original wood burning fireplace and a full bath. A roof terrace with beautiful views of historic, ivy clad Upper West Side buildings and a small garden in the rear complete this truly unique uptown home. This is a one of a kind historic property brimming with original detail. Create your masterpiece. Opportunity exists for mixed use commercial/residential.