THE LANGHAM, 135 Central Park West, 9S - Upper West Side, New York
Direct views over Central Park from living room, now combined with formal dining room, creating spectacular loft like expanse. In juxta position, to the modern renovation, is the library which has the original prewar paneling and mantel restored. The magnificent entry foyer has large slab white stone floors. This 3800 Sq' home is flexible and can be used as a 4 or 5 bedroom home. The windowed kitchen is spacious, has a large dining island, and includes a butler's pantry, Sub-Zero refrigerator, Viking Stove, and stone counters. A separate area accommodates the washer and dryer. The bedrooms are located off a private gallery, two of which would make a fabulous master suite with office or dressing room. There are 11' ceilings, California closets, Pets permitted. Renovation was completed, less than a year ago. The Langham is a 1908 Clinton and Russell masterpiece, and considered the best of CPW, as well as having the most important desirable position over the park and centered on the boating pond. Residents are greeted by the limestone façade, and step through wrought iron gates into the cool, columned, stone lobby, that stretches across nearly the full width of the building, with north and south wings. 135 CPW is recognized as the most beautiful prewar residential building in NYC. The architecture is influenced by French and English classicism. Each home is uniquely finished with magnificent details such as libraries ensconced in quarter sawn English oak, ceilings that dance with European plaster work, beams, and cove moldings, walls rich with pilasters, and galleries that glow with masterful mosaic marble. Full time doorman. Concierge. Resident manager. Porters.
This listing courtesy of Douglas Elliman