Skip to Content
Brokers & Owners: Promote your listings & more!
N/A Free Rent
N/A Asking price
N/A Beds
N/A Approx. ft2
N/A N/A
The following is a list of links to City Realty pages. For screen reader users, all links are visible at all time, so you may ignore the control buttons
The following is a list of links to City Realty pages. For screen reader users, all links are visible at all time, so you may ignore the control buttons
 
 
For screen reader users, all slides are visible at all time so you may ignore the control buttons
A blog from CityRealty (Links below will take you to the 6sqft site)

The Lombardy, 111 East 56th Street, #PH19

Listing no longer available on CityRealty as of Mar 17, 2021
It previously was on the market for a total of 199 days.
1 apartment is currently available in this building.
199 days on Market

Key Details

  • Listed Oct 1, 2020
    Days on Market 199
    Building Type Cooperative
    Neighborhood Midtown East
  • Monthly Maintenance $17,942
    Minimum Down Payment 70%
    Doorman FT Doorman

Description

Experience luxurious hotel living at this spectacular penthouse located just off Park Avenue. Once the neighboring penthouses of composer Richard Rodgers and author Edna Ferber, this seamlessly combined, full-floor unit boasts over 3,000 square feet of interior space and nearly 1,600 square feet of private outdoor space. The elevator opens to a private entrance gallery with skyline views access to the west terrace.

An expansive living/dining room boasts skyline views through north-facing windows. The sun-flooded east terrace enjoys iconic open views to the south, east, and north. Additional amenities include an in-unit washer/dryer, an abundance of storage, and a powder room.

The Lombardy Hotel was built by William Randolph Hearst in 1926 and has been home to such legends as Elizabeth Taylor & Richard Burton, Bette Davis, Richard Rodgers, and Edna Ferber.

The Lombardy remains a sophisticated residence in Midtown, close to Central Park, and with easy access to great shopping and the best restaurant and entertainment options the city has to offer. Services at the Lombardy are unmatched and include 24-hour concierge and doorman, twice-daily maid service, valet parking, dry cleaning service, fitness center, beauty salon, business center, and espresso bar. Foreign, corporate, trust and pied-a-terre purchases are welcome.

Pets allowed. 50% financing permitted. Electricity, gas, maid and cleaning services are included in maintenance.

All content above are visible to screen reader users, so you may ignore the show more button below.

About The Lombardy, 111 East 56th Street

77

The Lombardy, 111 East 56th Street has received a CityRealty Rating of 77, 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

29
Out of 44
+
24
Out of 36
+
17
Out of 39
+
7
=
77
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:
None 2 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:
Partially Visible 1 out of 2 points
Watertank:
Attractively Enclosed 2 out of 2 points
Airconditioners:
Allowed and Present 0 out of 2 points
Free Standing:
No 0 out of 2 points
Gargoyles:
Distinctive 2 out of 2 points
Garden:
None 0 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:
Attractive / Pleasant 3 out of 5 points
Distance To Neighborhood Center:
Less than 10 blocks 5 out of 5 points
Views:
Open 2 out of 4 points
Neighborhood Ambience:
Attractive 2 out of 3 points
Traffic Noise:
Some 2 out of 3 points
Protected Views:
Only Top Floors 1 out of 2 points
Distance To Subway:
3-5 Short Blocks 1 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:
5-9 2 out of 5 points
Ceiling:
8-9 Feet 1 out of 4 points
Balconies:
Some 1 out of 3 points
Health Club:
Yes 1 out of 2 points
Private Gardens:
None 0 out of 2 points
Storage Rooms:
Minimal 1 out of 2 points
Bay Windows:
None 0 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:
None 0 out of 1 points
Driveway:
None 0 out of 1 points
Maids Room:
None 0 out of 1 points
Catering:
Some 1 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:
No 0 out of 1 points
Prewar:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Other Amenities:
Many 2 out of 2 points
  • Co-op
  • Built in 1926
  • 176 Apartments
  • 21 Floors

Building Amenities

  • Conversion Year: 1956
  • Concierge
  • FT Doorman
  • High-Rise
  • Pre War
  • Central AC
  • Health Club
  • Elevator
  • Fitness Center
  • In-Unit Washer/Dryer
  • Fireplaces
  • Live-In Superintendent

All content above are visible to screen reader users, so you may ignore the show more button below.

{ "key" : "AIzaSyDquABdSLhathmwfnoTcYwA1BY6coZZyZk", "lat": 40.7607674, "lng": -73.9705315, "marker": { "icon": "https://img3.cityrealty.com/neo/i/w/amenities/base.png" } }

Other Apartments Available in this Building (1)

Loading Listings ...
 

Similar Apartments Nearby

 

Featured New Developments

Own the Lifestyle Private full-floor residences • Floor-to-ceiling windows • 360-degree Manhattan views View Property
Open for Immediate Occupancy: 1-4 bedroom fully automated smart home condominiums priced from $1.25M. View Property