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There are 8 apartments for sale/rent at 140 East 63rd Street (last updated on Feb 25, 2024)

Barbizon 63, 140 East 63rd Street

Condo located in Lenox Hill, at The Southeast corner of Lexington Avenue

Description of Barbizon 63 at 140 East 63rd Street

Barbizon/63 is a full-service Romanesque-style building listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

It first opened as a residential house for women in 1927 and was subsequently converted into apartments in 2005. Barbizon 63 – formerly known as the Barbizon Hotel for Women – contains 65 residences that range from one-bedroom condominiums to duplex penthouse units, with the latter offering residents more than 5,300 square feet of living space. Apartments feature rosewood floors, crown moldings and French casement windows; some units boast private outdoor space.

Residents have access to a wide array of amenities including a 24-hour doorman and concierge, live-in resident manager, residential lounge and dining room, catering kitchen, library, 20-seat screening room and conference room, not to mention a private residential entrance to Equinox Gym & Spa (with original Barbizon indoor pool) on Lexington Avenue and 63rd Street.

It is situated on a tree-lined townhouse block between Third and Lexington Avenues and is close to Central Park, the many shops and restaurants in the Upper East Side, and the recently remodeled F and Q train station. Liza Minnelli, Joan Crawford and Sylvia Plath are among the famous personalities who have resided at 140 East 63rd Street.

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Building Facts

  • Year Built: 1927
    Converted Year: 2007
    Building Type: Condo
    Neighborhood: Lenox Hill (Manhattan)
    Minimum Down: 20%
  • Total Apartments: 65 65
    Total Floors: 24
    Doorman: FT Doorman
    Pets: Allowed
    Total Floorplans:

Apartment Pricing Stats

Avg. Price / ft2
$84
Avg. Price / ft2
Avg. Price / ft2

Building Amenities

  • Attended Lobby
  • Concierge
  • FT Doorman
  • High-Rise
  • Pre War
  • Resident Storage
  • Health Club
  • Pool
  • Elevator
  • Business Center
  • Party Room
  • Lounge
  • Fitness Center
  • In-Unit Washer/Dryer
  • Bike Room
  • Common Dining Room
  • Landmarked
  • Library
  • Live-In Superintendent
  • Screening Room
  • Spa / Therapy Room
  • Terraces / Balconies

Apartments for Sale at 140 East 63rd Street (7) View history of all units

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Available Apts
$820K - $4.25M
Price Range
$1,921
Avg. Price / ft2
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Apartments for Rent at 140 East 63rd Street (1) View history of all units

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Available Apt
$11,500
Prices Start At
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Barbizon 63: Rating

30
Out of 44

Architecture Rating: 30 / 44

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26
Out of 36

Location Rating: 26 / 36

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21
Out of 39

Features Rating: 21 / 39

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86

CityRealty Rating Reference

 
Architecture
  • 30+ remarkable
  • 20-29 distinguished
  • 11-19 average
  • < 11 below average
 
Location
  • 27+ remarkable
  • 18-26 distinguished
  • 9-17 average
  • < 9 below average
 
Features
  • 22+ remarkable
  • 16-21 distinguished
  • 9-15 average
  • < 9 below average
  • #23 Rated condo - Upper East Side
  • #9 Rated condo - Lenox Hill
 

Carter Horsley's Review of Barbizon 63

Carter Horsley's Building Review
"The Barbizon 63 is a very handsome, 24-story building that began as a residential hotel for women in 1927 with about 700 rooms and then was operated as a normal hotel and in 2005 it was converted to condominium apartments.

It was designed by Murgatroyd & Ogden and opened as the Barbizon Hotel for Woman where no men were permitted above the lobby floor." Read Carter's Full Review
Pros
  • Very handsome and prominent building
  • Fitness center
  • Concierge
  • Handsome entrance and lobby
  • Some terraces
  • Some arched windows
  • Quiet street
  • Excellent views
  • Convenient shopping
  • Excellent Upper East Side location
  • Close to Subway
Cons
  • Considerable traffic on Lexington Avenue
  • No balconies
  • No garage
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Subways

  1. F
at Lexington Ave and 63rd 0.01 miles
  1. N
  2. Q
  3. R
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
at 3rd Ave and 60th 0.14 miles
 
 

Sales Summary - Past 12 Months

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Past 12 Months
$1,607
Avg. Price / ft2
Based on 2 Sales
 

Closing History - Last 10 sales

10
Units Sold
$700K - $3.2M
Price Range
$1,689
Avg. Price / ft2

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Alternate Addresses

  • 136 East 63rd Street
  • 138 East 63rd Street
  • 142 East 63rd Street
  • 144 East 63rd Street
  • 146 East 63rd Street
  • 813 Lexington Avenue
  • 815 Lexington Avenue
  • 817 Lexington Avenue
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