Nestled in the prized and historic Carnegie Hill, this Circa late 1800's home maintains its grand proportions allowing you to experience the elegance and warmth of a rare 19th Century brownstone. Every inch of this house has been restored to its original detail and then upgraded exquisitely with door heights that make this house supremely elegant. Boasting an intense level of detailing and engineering throughout, this home includes ducted, zoned central air-conditioning and heating as well as a fully integrated home wiring system. All rooms feature rift-cut quarter sawn oak hardwood flooring. The insulation of this house is par none with A-grade, highly insulated windows.The home is configured as a single family home offering well-proportioned four-bedrooms, 4 bathrooms plus a sizeable and functional home office and den plus basement. Original moldings are intact and the elegance of the parlor floor is set off by soaring ceiling heights in excess of 14.5ft. The two original mantles and two fireplaces are all present and beautifully highlighted in the grand parlor floor.
Parlor Floor: One arrives through stunning French doors into an oversized grand great room and is greeted by expansive ceiling heights that soar over 14.5ft. Bookcases that flank the entire eastern wall are complimented by spectacular sawn blonde oak hardwood flooring. The parlor floor features deep set windows that showcase the beauty of the private garden and it's old world era trees. Sun drenched all day, this great room is inviting, warm and is all complimented by the two original circa 1900's marble mantle fireplaces that are situated along both sides of the parlor.
Ground floor: A separate, second entrance leads one into a den or sitting room and a fully renovated eat-in kitchen. The kitchen provides two set ups for food preparation and flows directly onto the meticulous garden. This large chefs grade kitchen is well thought out with top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances and gleaming white calacatta marble counter tops that are all complimented by custom cabinetry that flanks the entire eastern wall, providing fantastic storage and function. A generous open dining area is situated right off the kitchen that is highlighted by impressive glass French doors that open to the private outdoor garden, allowing for sunlight to flow in all day. The space is designed with practical comfort that allows guests and family to interact comfortably with unobstructed flow. This level also includes a powder room and custom book shelves.
Garden/Patio: Located directly off the kitchen, this stunning garden oasis showcases the true heritage of another time with trees from a by-gone era. Sun drenched all day, this garden is private with open sky surrounding it and is warm and gracious waiting for one to fully embrace in the warmer summer months. Offering a tranquility with planters and well bricked and stoned landscaping to accommodate any gardener's needs.
Third Level: This floor offers a split bedroom layout with both bedrooms well-proportioned with open Northern views and tree top Southern views. Deep and ample, these very big rooms provide the master bedroom with an en-suite bathroom as well as a second bedroom that houses a home office, but could be combined if one wanted to with a bathroom accessed from the hallway. The stunning baths feature the highest grade finishes.
Fourth Level: The fourth floor features two generously proportioned bedrooms with two well-appointed bathrooms, both with fantastic skylights, making these rooms feel well-lit and contemporary. Both bedrooms feature an abundance of space and custom closets. An exquisite glass skylight pours light throughout the stairway of this floor. There is an entry to the roof on this level through an enlarged closet.
This house is refined, and offers a quality home for a buyer who appreciates a restraint in design, but good quality bones and build out.
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