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870 Fifth Avenue, #89C

$1,999,000 -4.6% | 1 bed, 1.5 baths

Key Details

  • Listed Feb 20, 2020
    Last Price Change -4.6% ($96,000) on Jul 16
    Building Type Cooperative
  • Monthly Maintenance $2,977
    Minimum Down Payment 50%
    Doorman FT Doorman

Description

Ample One Bedroom Duplex with Central Park Views

Elegant and unique, this large 1-bedroom, 1.5-bathroom home designed by Leopoldo Rosati is situated on the eighth and ninth floors of 870 Fifth Avenue with Western exposures of Central Park in every room.

Entering on the lower floor to a large open foyer with a generous walk-in closet and grand staircase leading to the second floor. A thoughtfully designed powder room sits just off of the entrance and the gallery leads into the adjoining living room all lit by the multiple windows facing Central park. The windowed kitchen, also facing Central Park, is outfitted with a top-of-the line appliances: Miele dishwasher, a Subzero refrigerator, and a Viking range.

A dining room with a separate service entrance sits just outside the kitchen completing the lower floor of home 8/9C.

Ascend the elegant staircase to the full-floor master suite graced with Western exposures of Central Park. The floor boasts two walk-in closets and two additional closets.

The Botticino Marble master bathroom is replete with a standing shower and separate soaking tub. This floor also has an entrance that can be accessed from the 9th floor elevator.

Adorned in coveted details, ample closets, pristinely finished hardwood floors, this elegantly designed duplex is the ultimate Fifth Avenue home.3% Flip Tax Paid by Buyer (or $45 per share whichever is greater)

870 Fifth Avenue is a 20 story cooperative with an entrance on 68th street. Residents enjoy white-glove service, full-time doorman, landscaped roof deck, resident gym, laundry room and a storage unit in the basement conveys with the apartment.

This pet-friendly building is conveniently located in the heart of the Lenox Hill and is in close proximity to Central Park, the Museum Mile, fine dining, boutique shops and all public transportation.

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Apartment Amenities

  • Windowed Kitchen

Estimated Monthly Cost

About 870 Fifth Avenue

86

870 Fifth Avenue 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

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

Architecture Rating: Points Breakdown

Exterior:
Distinguished 6 out of 8 points
Retail Quality:
Good 3 out of 5 points
Canopy Entrance:
Attractive 2 out of 3 points
Alterations:
None 2 out of 2 points
Plaza Or Atrium:
None 0 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:
Attractively Enclosed 2 out of 2 points
Airconditioners:
Allowed and Present 0 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:
Part of Historic District 1 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:
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:
Considerable 1 out of 3 points
Protected Views:
Many 2 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:
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:
3-6 Short Blocks 1 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:
Quite Stylish 3 out of 5 points
Units Per Floor:
5-9 2 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:
None 0 out of 2 points
Storage Rooms:
Considerable 2 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:
None 0 out of 1 points
Elevator Person:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Recreational Roof:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Driveway:
None 0 out of 1 points
Maids Room:
Some 1 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:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Unusual Layouts:
Some 1 out of 1 points
Prewar:
No 0 out of 1 points
Other Amenities:
Some 1 out of 2 points
  • Co-op
  • Built in 1949
  • 94 Apartments
  • 20 Floors

Building Amenities

  • FT Doorman
  • High-Rise
  • Post War
  • Resident Storage
  • Health Club
  • Rooftop Terrace
  • Elevator

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Pros
  • Attended elevators
  • New gym
  • New rooftop sundeck
  • Many corner windows
  • Some terraces
  • Two blocks south of The Frick Collection
  • Close to many world-famous boutiques on Madison Avenue and art galleries
  • Doorman
  • Elegant street and entrance
  • Many fabulous Central Park views
  • Close to Subway
Cons
  • Considerable daytime traffic on avenue
  • Postwar construction
  • Conventional layouts
  • Many passing parades
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Subways

  1. 6
at Lexington Ave 0.27 miles
  1. F
at Lexington Ave and 63rd 0.38 miles
  1. N
  2. Q
  3. R
at 5th Ave and 60th 0.43 miles
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