The Lucida

151 East 85th Street At the Northeast Corner of Lexington Avenue


The Lucida, 151 East 85th Street has received a CityRealty Rating of 77, based on:

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The Lucida - 151 East 85th Street

Nearby Subway Stations

  1. 4
    • 86th Street (at Lexington Ave) (0.06 miles)
  2. 5
    • 86th Street (at Lexington Ave) (0.06 miles)
  3. 6
    • 86th Street (at Lexington Ave) (0.06 miles)

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Building Summary

  • Building Type: Condominium
  • Located in Yorkville
6 Mo Change
Avg. Price / Ft2 (2 sales in past 12 months)
$2,593 Avg. Price / Ft2 (Currently Available Apts)
  • 2009Year Built
  • 110Apartments
  • 18Floors


The Lucida at 151 East 85th Street is a luxury condominium building located in Manhattan’s Upper East Side neighborhood.

The LEED-certified Lucida was constructed in 2009 and features an all-glass exterior that allows for ample natural light. The development has 122, two- to six-bedroom units featuring modern, high-end appliances and fixtures. Layouts were intentionally varied and all of the residences have high ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows and chocolate-stained oak floors.

The Lucida’s amenities are some of the best in the neighborhood, as residents have access to a number of topnotch services and recreational areas. The building has a 24-hour doorman, a concierge, a La Palestra spa with a skylit pool, a residents’ lounge with a catering kitchen and a Kidville-designed children’s playroom.

The building is located near some of the city’s best museums, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and excellent public transportation. 

Carter Horsley's Review of The Lucida, 151 East 85th Street

Features & Amenities

  • Concierge
  • FT Doorman
  • Hi Rise
  • Post War
  • Basement Storage
  • Central AC
  • Health Club
  • Intercom
  • Pool
  • Party Room
  • Children's Playroom
  • Valet Parking
  • Fitness Center


  • Large, dramatic bronze planter entrance surround
  • Large lobby with fireplace
  • Garage
  • Doorman
  • Concierge
  • La Palestrina spa with pool
  • Bicycle room
  • Excellent public transportation
  • Large Barnes & Noble bookstore in builidng
  • Some terraces


  • Considerable traffic
  • Fire station on block
  • Many apartments
  • No sidewalk landscaping

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