Skip to Content
N/A (N/A /ft2) %
N/A , N/A , ~N/A ft2
, N/A Free Rent

129 East 70th Street

$13,900,000 ($2,479 per ft2) | 4 beds, 4.5 baths | Approx. 5,608 ft2
184 days on Market

Key Details

  • Listed: Apr 3, 2023
    Days on Market: 184
    Building Type: Townhouse
    Neighborhood: Park/Fifth Ave. to 79th St. (Manhattan)
    Listing viewed 444 times
Est. Monthly Mortgage: $80,821
Total Est. Monthly Carrying Cost: $80,821 ($14.41/ft2)
Note: the above is based on a down payment of 20% ($2,780,000), which is the minimum amount permitted by the building.


129 East 70th Street. An Aesthetic And Historic Homestead. Located on the Upper East Side’s most prestigious and sought-after blocks, this four-bedroom and four-and-a-half-bathroom homestead is rich in history yet perfectly attuned to a modern living This venerable 19-foot-wide home rises four stories with an iconic redbrick façade with Italianate and Ruskinian Gothic details, arched windows, and a Gothic bay window topped with a Juliet balcony.

The home features five wood-burning fireplaces, a gated front garden, a conservatory, and a spacious backyard with stone pavers, lush plantings, and ivy-strewn fencing. On the first level is a welcoming parlor with gallery-style walls and a wood-burning fireplace with its original wood-carved surround. Further in is a central staircase with an oculus, and beyond that is a stately library with built-in shelves and wall niches, impeccable woodwork, and a fireplace. The library has access to a double-height conservatory with a regal staircase that leads to the lower levels and the backyard. The garden level has a separate entrance and contains a tranquil office, powder room, eat-in kitchen, formal dining room, and laundry room with a utility sink, storage, and a side-by-side washer/dryer.

The dining room has a fireplace and access to the conservatory, while the kitchen is adorned with an eat-in island, marble and stainless steel countertops, a marble backsplash, high-end stainless steel appliances, and a dumb-waiter that connects to every level of the home. All four bedrooms sit on the second and third levels. The primary suite occupies the entire second level.

It features a fireplace sleeping chamber, ample closet space, walk-through couples’ en-suite bathrooms, and a private garden-facing study that can also be used as a guest bedroom. The remaining bedrooms offer great flexibility and have full en-suite bathrooms. Situated in Lenox Hill, 129 East 70th Street is less than three blocks from Central Park and is moments from the many high-end dining and shopping along Madison Avenue. It is close to Museum Mile, Central Park Zoo, and The Mall.

Nearby subway lines include the 6 and Q.

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

Building Amenities

  • Pre War

Listing Agent (Seller's Representative)

Listing courtesy of Serhant LLC

Pricing History

Certain content is available only to members. There's no cost and no obligation.
Show more
For More
Book an in-person or virtual tour.
It's free. Cancel anytime.
Or connect with one of our
experts with any questions

Area info for 129 East 70th Street

{ "key" : "AIzaSyDquABdSLhathmwfnoTcYwA1BY6coZZyZk", "lat": 40.769487, "lng": -73.9635136, "marker": { "icon": "" } }


  1. 6
at Lexington Ave 0.09 miles
  1. F
at Lexington Ave and 63rd 0.36 miles