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The Plaza, 1 Central Park South, #10070908

$27,000,000 ($4,438 per ft2) -18.2% | 4 beds, 4.5 baths | Approx. 6,084 ft2
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165 days on Market

Key Details

  • Listed: Nov 8, 2023
    Last Price Change: -18.2% ($6M) on Mar 19
    Days on Market: 165
    Building Type: Condominium
    Neighborhood: Midtown West (Manhattan)
    Doorman: FT Doorman
    Listing viewed 1,820 times
Monthly Common Charges: $9,963
Monthly Real Estate Taxes: $11,076
Total Taxes & Fees: $21,039 ($3.46/ft2)
Est. Monthly Mortgage: $148,671
Total Est. Monthly Carrying Cost: $169,710 ($27.89/ft2)
Note: the above is based on a down payment of 20% ($5,400,000), which is the minimum amount permitted by the building.

Insider Highlights

  • Location and Building History: This prestigious property is located in the Plaza Residences in Midtown West, Manhattan, a world-famous landmark designed by Henry Janeway Hardenbergh, who also designed the Dakota at 1 West 72nd Street. The building was converted into a condominium in 2007 and has 181 apartments across 21 floors.
  • Apartment Details: The apartment is a combination of two expansive residences, totaling 6,084 square feet, and features four bedrooms, four and a half bathrooms, and opulent interiors reminiscent of French royalty. It also includes a separate, oversized one-bedroom apartment perfect for guests or staff.
  • Interior Design: The apartment features high ceilings, period moldings, and mantelpieces, stone countertops, mosaic marble-tiled backsplashes, and custom white cabinetry. The master suite boasts a luxurious spa-like bathroom complete with a jetted tub, a dual sink vanity, and an expansive walk-in rain shower, all enclosed by breathtaking floor-to-ceiling imported onyx.
  • Building Amenities: The building offers 5-star hotel-style services, including 24/7 room service, daily housekeeping, and access to the Plaza Hotel Gym and Guerlain Spa. Other amenities include an attended lobby, concierge, full-time doorman, resident storage, central AC, full-service garage, health club, business center, party room, event room, fitness center, outdoor entertainment space, courtyard, in-unit washer/dryer, fireplaces, and terraces/balconies.
  • Exclusive Access: Residents have access to a European-inspired garden, The Palm Court, Champagne Bar, and Rose Club with live music, as well as the Plaza Shops. The building also offers a 24-hour concierge and doorman, nanny service, limousine service, turn-down service, and a private butler.
  • Location Benefits: The property overlooks Central Park and is close to excellent shopping and nightlife, as well as public transportation. The apartment offers city views.

Description

Apartment 1007/09/1008

A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity awaits those in pursuit of the ultimate in luxury living at the heart of Manhattan’s most prestigious address, just across the street from Central Park. This exclusive combination includes two expansive residences, apartments (1007 / 1009) totaling 5302 square feet plus apartment 1008, a separate 782 square foot one bedroom apartment across the hall which in total, makes this complete offering of 6084 square feet. Located within the renowned Plaza Residences, this home creates an extraordinary haven at this iconic location.

With four bedrooms, four and a half bathrooms, and opulent interiors reminiscent of French royalty, every facet of this exceptional gem exudes sophistication, highlighting the finest materials and finishes, from exotic stone to custom millwork, period moldings, and over-sized windows that flood the interiors with natural light. Upon entry, an elegant foyer beckons you into a grand great room that soars to impressive heights, revealing exquisite details like paneled walls, crystal chandeliers, and stunning inlay floors. An architecturally significant Plaza turret presents impeccable city and park views, complemented by custom built-ins, intricate ironwork, and a corridor featuring a built-in bar.

For those who relish entertaining, a generously sized, sunlit formal dining room sets a grand stage, adorned with ornate columns and expansive windows overlooking Central Park. Nearby, a handsome wood-paneled study and a private library offer a sanctuary for intellectual pursuits, while a secluded galley kitchen boasts top-of-the-line appliances and ample cabinetry. However, the highlight of the property is undeniably the serene master suite.

This elegant space is embellished with designer wallcoverings and custom details at every turn. The master suite boasts a luxurious spa-like bathroom complete with a jetted tub, a dual sink vanity, and an expansive walk-in rain shower, all enclosed by breathtaking floor-to-ceiling imported onyx. The guest suites are equally remarkable, each offering upscale en-suite bathrooms and inviting areas for relaxation.

Apartment 1008

Apartment 1008 is a separate, oversized one bedroom apartment overlooking the Plaza Gardens and courtyard, it is perfect for guests or staff.

The layout offers a perfect blend of open living spaces and ultimate privacy. Richly painted walls adorned with crown molding, tall baseboards, and recessed window casing create a stunning contrast against the walnut-bordered oak flooring. Upon entering through a central foyer, you’ll be greeted by a spacious great room that includes an additional area for dining and one of the most magnificent kitchens in Manhattan.

The kitchen boasts Nero Marquina stone countertops, mosaic Calacatta marble backsplashes, and custom white cabinetry, complemented by the "Plaza Collection" of stainless steel appliances from Viking and Miele. The luxurious primary bedroom comfortably accommodates a king-sized bed and full bedroom set. The bathroom showcases a mosaic-patterned floor reminiscent of the Plaza Hotel lobby, along with fixtures and fittings specially commissioned by LeFroy Brooks and Kohler, featuring the iconic double P insignia found on brass doorknobs throughout.

Building

Residents have a separate entrance on Central Park South and enjoy access to the 5-star hotel-style services of the Plaza, including 24/7 room service, daily housekeeping, access to the Plaza Hotel Gym, and the Guerlain Spa.

An exclusive full-time concierge is on hand to secure entertainment event tickets, restaurant reservations, and even arrange private parties in your residence or at The Oak Room and Bar, Grand Ballroom, or Terrace Room. Residents can also enjoy their own European-inspired garden featuring a cascading water feature and reflecting pools. Double glass doors from the Residents’ lobby lead to The Palm Court, Champagne Bar, and Rose Club with live music, as well as the Plaza Shops.

Valet parking is available from a separate garage on 58th St. The true highlight is the unparalleled location at the corner of Fifth Avenue and Central Park. Owning a residence here is akin to residing in a masterpiece, where the rich history, timeless elegance, and the vibrant spirit of New York City converge.

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Apartment Amenities

  • City View

Listing Agent (Seller's Representative)

Listing courtesy of Douglas Elliman Real Estate

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About The Plaza, 1 Central Park South

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The Plaza, 1 Central Park South has received a CityRealty Rating of 99, 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

36
Out of 44
+
31
Out of 36
+
23
Out of 39
+
9
=
99
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:
Very Attractive 3 out of 3 points
Contextual Design:
Yes and Good 2 out of 3 points
Skyline:
Highly Visible 2 out of 2 points
Local Visibility:
Highly Visible 2 out of 2 points
Watertank:
Enclosed 1 out of 2 points
Airconditioners:
Not Allowed 2 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:
Individual Designation 2 out of 2 points
Unity:
Unified Design 1 out of 1 points
Illumination:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Water Element:
Yes 1 out of 1 points

Location Rating: Points Breakdown

Street Ambience:
Outstanding 5 out of 5 points
Distance To Neighborhood Center:
Less than 10 blocks 5 out of 5 points
Views:
Dazzling 4 out of 4 points
Neighborhood Ambience:
Very Attractive 3 out of 3 points
Traffic Noise:
A lot 0 out of 3 points
Protected Views:
Many 2 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:
More than 5 Short Blocks 0 out of 2 points
Distance To Park:
Less Than 3 Short Blocks 2 out of 2 points
Distance To Water:
Less than 3 Short Blocks 2 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:
10-15 1 out of 5 points
Ceiling:
9-11 Feet 2 out of 4 points
Balconies:
Some 1 out of 3 points
Health Club:
Yes 1 out of 2 points
Private Gardens:
Substantial 2 out of 2 points
Storage Rooms:
Minimal 1 out of 2 points
Bay Windows:
Some 1 out of 1 points
Fireplaces:
Some 1 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:
Yes 1 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

Building Amenities

  • Conversion Year: 2007
  • Attended Lobby
  • Concierge
  • FT Doorman
  • High-Rise
  • Pre War
  • Resident Storage
  • Central AC
  • Full Service Garage
  • Garden
  • Health Club
  • Washer/Dryer in building
  • Elevator
  • Business Center
  • Party Room
  • Event Room
  • Fitness Center
  • Outdoor Entertainment Space
  • Courtyard
  • In-Unit Washer/Dryer
  • Fireplaces
  • Landmarked
  • Live-In Superintendent
  • Restaurant
  • Terraces / Balconies

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Pros
  • World-famous landmark
  • Great lobby
  • Great entrances
  • Sidewalk landscaping
  • Hotel services
  • Some balconies
  • Excellent public transportation
  • Catering
  • Excellent shopping
  • Concierge
  • Doorman
  • Overlooks Central Park
  • Close to Subway
  • Oak Bar
Cons
  • Many apartments
  • No roof deck
  • Considerable traffic
  • Mixed-use project also has hotel and retail
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Subways

  1. Q
  2. N
  3. R
at 5th Ave and 60th 0.06 miles
  1. F
at 6th Ave 0.17 miles
  1. M
  2. E
at 5th Ave and 53rd 0.31 miles
  1. 4
  2. 5
  3. 6
at Lexington Ave and 60th 0.37 miles
  1. B
  2. D
at Broadway and 53rd 0.40 miles
  1. 1
  2. A
  3. C
at Central Park West and 60th 0.46 miles

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