90 Riverside Drive, Unit 3D
About This Property
Prewar grandeur and contemporary style await in this sprawling Classic 6 featuring two bedroom suites, a home office and a spacious den in one of the Upper West Side's best full-service cooperatives.
A gracious entry gallery sets the stage for lavish entertaining and luxurious daily life surrounded by hardwood floors, over 9 feet beamed ceilings and stunning designer details. Enjoy an expansive living/dining room featuring a decorative fireplace and southern exposures. Or, retreat to the oversized den where a wall of custom built-ins, designer lighting and beautiful wallcoverings welcome casual gatherings and cozy movie nights. A large breakfast room leads to the gourmet windowed kitchen, where chefs will enjoy abundant cabinet and counter space surrounding a fleet of stainless steel appliances, including a Dacor gas range, built-in microwave and dishwasher. The adjacent staff room has been transformed into a delightful home office with a built-in desk area, an attached powder room and a laundry closet.
Sleep soundly in the owner's suite, where south-facing windows frame treetop views. Chic wallpaper, lighting and dark floors provide a touch of glamour, while the built-in desk and two closets, including a massive walk-in, add convenience. The owner's en suite spa bathroom beckons with a soaking tub and separate shower surrounded by floor-to-ceiling tile. The secondary suite can easily accommodate two beds alongside an en suite bathroom and roomy closet. Four more closets throughout ensure storage will never be a concern in this pristine prewar showplace.
Welcome to 90 Riverside, a handsome Renaissance Revival landmark designed in 1925 by Schwartz & Gross. The revered luxury building offers impeccable financials and accommodating 24-hour white-glove staff, including a live-in resident manager. Residents enjoy a marble lobby, state-of-the-art gym, half basketball court, a large party/playroom, laundry storage, two bike rooms and a beautifully landscaped roof terrace. With just three apartments per landing, privacy is abundant. Pets and pieds-à-terre are permitted with approval. There is a 2% flip tax paid by the buyer.
From this magnificent location within the Riverside-West End Historic District, lush Riverside Park becomes your personal retreat. Enjoy waterfront outings or spend the afternoon at the Children's Museum of New York, the American Museum of Natural History and Central Park. Outstanding shopping, dining and nightlife venues line the nearby blocks, and foodies will love the easy access to Zabar's, Citarella and the original Fairway Market. Transportation is effortless with 1 and B/C trains, excellent bus service and CitiBikes all nearby.