Showing by appointment - Welcome to this very unique, fully renovated Penthouse on top The Capitol with no surrounding neighbors. It's like living in a peaceful cottage in the sky and is just steps away from Central Park and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Featuring 4 exposures, high ceilings, crown moldings throughout, recessed lighting, original oak hardwood floors with inlay, quadraphonic speaker system enabled by Sonos, elegant windows treatments and the entry foyer can easily accommodate a dining area which is open to the bright and spacious sunken living room through a wide archway. The dining area has a large built-in banquet with storage.
The windowed Chef's kitchen is custom designed with top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances including Blomberg and a Bertrazzoni gas range, glass backsplash, generous 42' cabinetry for storage and plenty of counter space.
The large bedroom features 2 windows, 2 custom fitted closets including a walk-in and an elegant en-suite windowed bathroom with subway tiles, marble herringbone floors, large marble counter vanity and a glass enclosed tub/shower.
Take an elevator ride to the 8th floor then 1 flight walk up to the private Penthouse. The roof is being replaced and will be completed by June.
NOTE: Tax Deductibility on Maintenance is 66.5% - this amount is subject to the current tax code/laws.
The Capitol is a boutique, neo-renaissance prewar landmark building with 25 units on a serene treelined street in Carnegie Hill. It was built in 1912 and converted to a Coop in 1995.Residents of this impressive building enjoy a friendly and skilled live-in Resident Manager and equally affable Part Time Doormen. Laundry room in the basement, basement storage is available at a small charge and pets are very welcome! The Co-op allows gifting, co-purchasing, Guarantors and Pied-a-terre's too. Subletting allowed, Flip tax is 1% of purchase price. Financing is permitted to 65%. Current assessment is $741 through 3/2023 for Local Law 11 pointing and a new roof. Boiler works well, new oil tank but the Coop uses gas for heating & duel fuel.
The neighborhood is recognized for its fine shopping and dining as well as its rich cultural institutions and galleries. All showings are flexible and by appointment only. (Additional neighborhood pics included)