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There is one apartment for sale at 12 East 97th Street (last updated on Apr 29, 2024)

12 East 97th Street

Co-op located in Carnegie Hill, between Fifth Avenue & Madison Avenue

Description of 12 East 97th Street

One of the more imposing side-street buildings in the Carnegie Hill vicinity is 12 East 97th Street between Fifth and Madison avenues.

The red-brick cooperative apartment building has 113 units on 11 floors and its notable for its very long entrance canopy and sunken central plaza. The building is fully staffed with a full-time doorman and resident manager, and features a lovely, recently renovated front entry garden. It provides a common laundry room in the basement, which also houses a bike room and individually designated storage. Pied-a-terres and pets are permitted. It is steps away from Central Park, 5th Avenue's Museum Mile and directly across the street from the beautiful St. Nicholas Orthodox Church. 

It is across the street from the west-bound cross-town bus stop and very close to an entrance to Central Park. It is also one block north of a nice, large children's playground just inside the park and numerous museums along Museum Mile on Fifth Avenue. It is also very close to Mt. Sinai Hospital just to the north and the Conservatory gardens in Central Park.

There are numerous restaurants and florists in the neighborhood that is just to the north of the Carnegie Hill district.

There is an entrance to the FDR Drive along the East River at 96th Street.

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Building Facts

  • Year Built: 1926
    Converted Year: 1986
    Building Type: Co-op
    Neighborhood: Carnegie Hill (Manhattan)
    Minimum Down: 25%
  • Total Apartments: 112 112
    Total Floors: 11
    Doorman: FT Doorman
    Pets: Allowed
    Total Floorplans:

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Building Amenities

  • FT Doorman
  • High-Rise
  • Pre War
  • Resident Storage
  • Garden
  • Washer/Dryer in building
  • Elevator
  • Live-In Superintendent

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12 East 97th Street: Rating

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Architecture Rating: 27 / 44

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Location Rating: 20 / 36

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Features Rating: 13 / 39


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Carter Horsley's Review of 12 East 97th Street

Carter Horsley's Building Review
"One of the more imposing side-street buildings in the Carnegie Hill vicinity is 12 East 97th Street between Fifth and Madison Avenues.

It has a doorman, common storage, a bicycle room and is pet friendly and has a washer-dryer facility in the basement. The building permits protruding window air-conditioners and it is also across the street from the picturesque onion domes of the St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Cathedral." Read Carter's Full Review
  • Near Carnegie Hill
  • Sidewalk landscaping
  • Dramatic canopied entrance and sunken plaza
  • Good public transportation
  • Very close to Mt. Sinai Hospital
  • Across from onion domes of St. Nicholas Cathedral
  • Central Laundry room
  • Doorman
  • Very near Central Park
  • Close to Subway
  • No roof deck
  • No concierge
  • No balconies
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