Nothing says the Upper West Side quite like images of quaint townhouses above sidewalks of tree-lined streets, and this beautiful brownstone up for sale fits right in. Located at 139 West 87th Street, the grand, recently restored property is in perfect move-in condition. The home includes approximately 4,000 square feet, 4-6 bedrooms and an abundance of luxurious and historic details. The current asking price for this classic piece of New York architecture is $8.75 million.
The home’s larger-than-life proportions are accentuated with high ceilings and flawless inlaid-hardwood flooring. The living room boasts intricate built-ins, a majestic fireplace and three long windows lining the street-facing wall.
Exquisite woodworking is found throughout the home including classic moldings and elaborate wood doors.
The sun-filled kitchen is located on the first floor and features top top-of-the line appliances, custom cabinetry and an open dining area. At the far end of the kitchen is a windowed wall and doorway that opens out into the beautifully landscaped 37-foot garden.
The third and fourth floors of the brownstone feature four bright bedrooms, two beautiful bathrooms and ample closet space. The master bath is decorated with a gorgeous array of blue and orange flowered tiles.
The fifth floor includes a large artist’s studio with skylights and a full bath. This space could also be used as two bedrooms, an office or den.
If snuggling by the fireplace is your cup of tea then look no further; with at least three fireside rooms, this brownstone will be sure to keep your flames burning all winter long.
Images courtesy of Brown Harris Stevens
Neighborhoods : Upper West Side