40 East End Avenue, a new boutique condominium building located in the Upper East Side, has recently listed their 5 bedroom duplex residence for just under $10 million. A home of the size and price is extremely rare for the Upper East Side.
40 East End Avenue is designed by internationally renowned architect Deborah Berke in collaboration with Gener Kronick & Valcarel Architects. The building’s exterior features a textured charcoal and gray brick facade, which is meant to evoke the historic architecture of the neighborhood in an impressive and modern way. Deborah Berke is one of the most acclaimed designers, she holds the prestigious position of Dean of the Yale School of Architecture and her firm has designed a wide array of luxury condominiums and chic urban hotels.
The condominium features 29 residences ranging from two- to five-bedroom apartments, a maisonette, a duplex penthouse with a private roof terrace and priced from about $3 million to $25 million. The development is located moments away from Carl Schurz Park and a wide array of neighborhood amenities and educational and cultural institutions.
Listed for $9,995,990, duplex 7/8B is an exquisite two-floor residence spanning five bedrooms and five and a half bathrooms. There is a formal entry gallery on the lower level that leads into the great room with access to the 375 square feet of outdoor space showcasing views of the Midtown skyline. The home features 10-foot ceilings, oversized casement windows, and white oak flooring.
The luxurious windowed chef’s kitchen features high-gloss lacquer painted Italian cabinetry complemented by hand-selected Italian Arabescato Cervaiole marble slabs, appliances by Gaggenau, a full-height wine refrigerator
and a kitchen island perfect for entertaining. A connected butler’s pantry allows for even more storage space.
The master bedroom has a private Juliet balcony displaying views of the Midtown skyline, a large walk-in closet, and an en-suite master bathroom with a 6-foot deep soaking tub, walk-in shower, private water closet, and radiant heated floors. One the same level, there are three additional bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and a separate laundry room with a vented dryer.
Residents will have an access to a double-height Parlor Lounge with custom upholstered seating, wet bar, dramatic chandelier, a sculptural marble staircase with bronze cladding, and a private porte-cochère. The second floor is dedicated to the library with books curated by BookHampton, game room, gourmet catering kitchen, and a fitness center.