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Barbizon 63, 140 East 63rd Street

At The Southeast corner of Lexington Avenue   |    Lenox Hill

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Key Details

  • Condo
  • Built in 1927
  • 65 Apartments
  • 24 Floors
  • Size From # avail
  • 1 Bed $1,450,000 2
  • 2 Beds $3,495,000 2
  • 3 Beds $4,499,000 2
  • Last updated May 24, 2018
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$2,322 Avg. Price / Ft2
$80 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • Size Avg. Price # Sold
  • STUDIO $1,280,000 1
  • 1 BED $1,375,000 1
  • 2 BEDS $2,395,000 1
  • 4 BEDS $12,500,000 1
  • 5 BEDS $8,858,775 1
  • Avg. Price based on 5 closings during past 12 months Last updated May 26, 2018
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$2,373 Avg. Price / Ft2

Overview

86

Barbizon 63, 140 East 63rd Street has received a CityRealty Rating of 86, based on:

 
Architecture

Anything above 30 is remarkable, from 20-29 is distinguished and from 11-19 is average, while below 11 is below average.

 
Location

Anything above 27 is remarkable, from 18-26 is distinguished and from 9-17 is average, while below 9 is below average.

 
Features

Anything above 22 is remarkable, from 16-21 is distinguished and from 9-15 is average, while below 9 is below average.

Rating Summary

30
Out of 44
+
26
Out of 36
+
21
Out of 39
+
9
=
86
Out of 119
 

Architecture Rating: Points Breakdown

Exterior:
Very Distinguished 7 out of 8 points
Retail Quality:
High-End 5 out of 5 points
Canopy Entrance:
Dramatic 3 out of 3 points
Alterations:
Well Done 1 out of 2 points
Plaza Or Atrium:
None 0 out of 3 points
Contextual Design:
No, but Very Good 3 out of 3 points
Skyline:
Highly Visible 2 out of 2 points
Local Visibility:
Highly Visible 2 out of 2 points
Watertank:
Attractively Enclosed 2 out of 2 points
Airconditioners:
Discrete 1 out of 2 points
Free Standing:
Corner 1 out of 2 points
Gargoyles:
None 0 out of 2 points
Garden:
Exists 1 out of 2 points
Fenestration:
Consistent 1 out of 1 points
Landmark:
No 0 out of 2 points
Unity:
Unified Design 1 out of 1 points
Illumination:
None 0 out of 1 points
Water Element:
None 0 out of 1 points

Location Rating: Points Breakdown

Street Ambience:
Very Attractive with Trees 4 out of 5 points
Distance To Neighborhood Center:
Less than 20 blocks 4 out of 5 points
Views:
Impressive 3 out of 4 points
Neighborhood Ambience:
Very Attractive 3 out of 3 points
Traffic Noise:
Considerable 1 out of 3 points
Protected Views:
Only Top Floors 1 out of 2 points
Distance To Subway:
Less than 3 Short Blocks 2 out of 2 points
Firedepartment Noise:
No Noise 2 out of 2 points
Distance To Supermarket:
3-5 Short Blocks 1 out of 2 points
Distance To Park:
3-6 Short Blocks 1 out of 2 points
Distance To Water:
More than 6 Short Blocks 0 out of 2 points
Shopping:
5 or less Short Blocks 2 out of 2 points
Schools:
No Noise 1 out of 1 points
Noise From Nightlife:
None 1 out of 1 points

Features Rating: Points Breakdown

Lobby:
Spacious 4 out of 5 points
Units Per Floor:
3-4 3 out of 5 points
Ceiling:
8-9 Feet 1 out of 4 points
Balconies:
Some 1 out of 3 points
Health Club:
Yes, with Swimming Pool 2 out of 2 points
Private Gardens:
None 0 out of 2 points
Storage Rooms:
Minimal 1 out of 2 points
Bay Windows:
Some 1 out of 1 points
Fireplaces:
None 0 out of 1 points
Door Person:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Concierge:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Elevator Person:
None 0 out of 1 points
Recreational Roof:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Driveway:
None 0 out of 1 points
Maids Room:
None 0 out of 1 points
Catering:
None 0 out of 1 points
Garage:
None 0 out of 1 points
Mixed Use:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Non Rectilinear Form:
No 0 out of 1 points
Unusual Layouts:
Some 1 out of 1 points
Prewar:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Other Amenities:
Many 2 out of 2 points
  • #23 Rated condo - Upper East Side
  • #9 Rated condo - Lenox Hill
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Barbizon 63 is located at 140 East 63rd Street on the Upper East Side.

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 the Club Salon, a private dining and reception area with a library and a 20-seat screening room. Barbizon 63 also has a 24-hour doorman and a private shopping partnership with Bergdorf Goodman.

It is situated between Third and Lexington Avenues and is close to the many shops and restaurants in the Upper East Side. Liza Minnelli, Joan Crawford and Sylvia Plath are among the famous personalities who have resided at 140 East 63rd Street.

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Nearby Subway Stations

  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

Carter Horsley's Review

Barbizon 63, 140 East 63rd Street 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." Read Carter's Full Review

The pros & cons

Pros
  • Some arched windows
  • Close to Subway
  • Concierge
  • Excellent views
  • Very handsome and prominent building
  • Handsome entrance and lobby
  • Convenient shopping
  • Some terraces
  • Excellent Upper East Side location
  • Fitness center
  • Quiet street
Cons
  • No balconies
  • No garage
  • Considerable traffic on Lexington Avenue
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$2,373
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In the Neighborhood: What’s Available & Sales Stats

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  • 257 Available for Sale
  • $1,677 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $2,605,853 Avg. Price
  • $1,995,000 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive Bristol Plaza Apt 31 | $16,500,000
  2. Least Expensive 223 East 78th Street Apt 1B | $335,000
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  • 144 Available for Rent
  • $72 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $7,227 Avg. Price
  • $5,325 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive Trump Palace Apt PHE | $35,000
    Price / ft2 $131
  2. Least Expensive 1420 York Avenue Apt 4E | $1,950
    Price / ft2 $45
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  • 356 Total Sales
  • $1,570 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $2,082,908 Avg. Price
  • $1,645,000 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive Barbizon 63 Apt 18PH2 | $12,500,000
    Price / ft2 $3,844
  2. Least Expensive The Kingsley Apt 2201 | $250,000
    Price / ft2 $323

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