A gorgeous Park Avenue duplex that was renovated by celebrated designer S. Russell Groves and featured in Architectural Digest, hit the market. 799 Park Avenue, 19/20B is currently listed with Lauren Muss and Michael Orme of Douglas Elliman for $12 million.
This 5,200 square foot 10-room duplex boasts an additional 705 square feet of private terraces with gorgeous views of the city, Park Avenue and beyond to Central Park and the city skyline.
The home has a sprawling double-living room with open south and west exposures, a large formal dining room with access to its own planted terrace, a media room and an oversized Boffi chef’s kitchen with a breakfast room.
The kitchen is outfitted with top-of-the-line finishes and appliances, including Calacatta marble counters, custom-built lacquered cabinetry, Gaggenau refrigerator, two side-by-side Sub-Zero wine coolers, two Miele dishwashers, Miele double-oven, a six burning Gaggenau cooktop with ceiling-mounted canopy and a large walk-in pantry with a second refrigerator, Sub-Zero icemaker and abundant storage.
A separate bedroom wing features two west-facing bedrooms. One has an en suite bathroom with Travertine stone floors and a large glass-enclosed rain-shower stall. Besides featuring Travertine stone floors and vanity, the other bathroom has a glass-enclosed soaking tub.
In addition, there is a large laundry room with motion-activated lighting, Miele washer and dryer, sink, and storage cabinets.
A cantilevered staircase with bamboo wood steps, leads to the upper level that has a den with access to a large south-facing terrace, and a home office, a wet bar and a powder room.
The lavish primary bedroom suite features an open-concept bathroom with the shower stall – three sinks, a private room with smart lavatory and sink, a free-standing soaking tub, and a glass-enclosed windowed rain-shower stall. The bedroom has its own planted west-facing terrace.
The home is fitted with Lucifer custom recessed lighting throughout, multi-zone central air conditioning, smart Crestron system for easy control of lighting, climate, and audio-visual. Every window has electronic shades.