239 East 48th Street

Turtle Bay   |   Third Avenue & Second Avenue

Building For Sale
$ 6,750,000
Ownership Single Family
Lot Size 20'x100'5"
Floors/Apts 5/1
Status Active
Real Estate Taxes [Per Annum] $ 58,315
Building Type Townhouse
Building Size 20'x48'
Year Built 1899
ASF/ASM 5,000/465
Listing ID: 24218TH

Jason Bauer

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Property Description

Just Reduced! Exceptional value and living space! The property is now competitively priced to Sell.The house is in move-in ready condition with sophisticated, up-to-date mechanicals, offering a rare opportunity in the garden and a spacious interior that feels larger than 20' wide, complete with a service entrance.

The house is presently in excellent, livable condition, having been meticulously maintained by the owner. Minor tweaks can be made here and there depending on personal taste, but it does not require a complete gut renovation. A great opportunity to purchase this special, secluded, and magical townhouse! Turtle Bay is now considered the hottest neighborhood in New York City for 2023, according to a report from StreetEasy, experiencing a 47% increase in housing searches from 2021 to 2022, making it a prime spot for house hunters.

Step into luxury with this magnificent townhouse located in the heart of Manhattan's hottest neighborhood, Turtle Bay. This 5-bedroom, 4-bathroom , 2 Power Rooms home offers ample living space, featuring a beautifully landscaped garden for ultimate relaxation and seclusion.

The open chef's kitchen is equipped with top-of-the-line appliances and granite countertops, leading to an informal eat-in space and a sun-flooded family room. French doors open up to the large common garden, perfect for entertaining.

The entertaining level above features a tremendous living room with high ceilings and floor-to-ceiling windows, offering extraordinary light. French doors lead to a newly restored wrought-iron canopied terrace in a Spanish style, reminiscent of the Vieux Carr section of New Orleans.

The primary bedroom level features a north-facing terrace overlooking the gardens, a marble fireplace, and a spacious primary bath that connects to the dressing room. This floor also includes a full bathroom and a second bedroom with a fireplace.

Three bedrooms on the top floor are complemented by two full baths, large closets, and two additional fireplaces. The finished basement below is outfitted with modern lighting, Spanish tile floor, and ample storage space, with a staff room and a half-bath, making it a versatile space for a media room, gym, or playroom.

This historically significant townhouse also features video intercom, central air conditioning, and fine finishes that provide the security and luxury befitting an outstanding home.
This Townhouse is part of the Turtle Bay Gardens ,The gardens themselves are now an oasis of mature trees and flowering shrubs that share a common path down the center, with a fountain copied from the Villa Medici and statues. It feels like a secret garden sanctuary dropped into the middle of Manhattan. Unique and rare opportunity!

Midtown East is distinguished by its array of iconic landmarks, including the historic Grand Central Station, the imposing United Nations headquarters, and the unmistakable silhouette of the Chrysler Building.Residing in Midtown embodies a lifestyle centered around convenience and accessibility, offering more than just proximity to workplaces. Residents relish the experience of shopping at the renowned stores and the best Restaurants the city has to offer.

Additionally, they find solace in the new East Midtown Waterfront Esplanade, known as the East Midtown Greenway, This park segment is a component of the broader East River Waterfront project , with the goal of providing East Side residents with a riverfront park comparable to the Hudson River Park on the West Side. The new park integrates advanced technologies to ensure visitor safety and promote a resilient shoreline.

Don't miss out on this rare gem in Turtle Bay Gardens.
Just Reduced! Exceptional value and living space! The property is now competitively priced to Sell.The house is in move-in ready condition with sophisticated, up-to-date mechanicals, offering a rare opportunity in the garden and a spacious interior that feels larger than 20' wide, complete with a service entrance.

The house is presently in excellent, livable condition, having been meticulously maintained by the owner. Minor tweaks can be made here and there depending on personal taste, but it does not require a complete gut renovation. A great opportunity to purchase this special, secluded, and magical townhouse! Turtle Bay is now considered the hottest neighborhood in New York City for 2023, according to a report from StreetEasy, experiencing a 47% increase in housing searches from 2021 to 2022, making it a prime spot for house hunters.

Step into luxury with this magnificent townhouse located in the heart of Manhattan's hottest neighborhood, Turtle Bay. This 5-bedroom, 4-bathroom , 2 Power Rooms home offers ample living space, featuring a beautifully landscaped garden for ultimate relaxation and seclusion.

The open chef's kitchen is equipped with top-of-the-line appliances and granite countertops, leading to an informal eat-in space and a sun-flooded family room. French doors open up to the large common garden, perfect for entertaining.

The entertaining level above features a tremendous living room with high ceilings and floor-to-ceiling windows, offering extraordinary light. French doors lead to a newly restored wrought-iron canopied terrace in a Spanish style, reminiscent of the Vieux Carr section of New Orleans.

The primary bedroom level features a north-facing terrace overlooking the gardens, a marble fireplace, and a spacious primary bath that connects to the dressing room. This floor also includes a full bathroom and a second bedroom with a fireplace.

Three bedrooms on the top floor are complemented by two full baths, large closets, and two additional fireplaces. The finished basement below is outfitted with modern lighting, Spanish tile floor, and ample storage space, with a staff room and a half-bath, making it a versatile space for a media room, gym, or playroom.

This historically significant townhouse also features video intercom, central air conditioning, and fine finishes that provide the security and luxury befitting an outstanding home.
This Townhouse is part of the Turtle Bay Gardens ,The gardens themselves are now an oasis of mature trees and flowering shrubs that share a common path down the center, with a fountain copied from the Villa Medici and statues. It feels like a secret garden sanctuary dropped into the middle of Manhattan. Unique and rare opportunity!

Midtown East is distinguished by its array of iconic landmarks, including the historic Grand Central Station, the imposing United Nations headquarters, and the unmistakable silhouette of the Chrysler Building.Residing in Midtown embodies a lifestyle centered around convenience and accessibility, offering more than just proximity to workplaces. Residents relish the experience of shopping at the renowned stores and the best Restaurants the city has to offer.

Additionally, they find solace in the new East Midtown Waterfront Esplanade, known as the East Midtown Greenway, This park segment is a component of the broader East River Waterfront project , with the goal of providing East Side residents with a riverfront park comparable to the Hudson River Park on the West Side. The new park integrates advanced technologies to ensure visitor safety and promote a resilient shoreline.

Don't miss out on this rare gem in Turtle Bay Gardens.

Listing Courtesy of Douglas Elliman Real Estate

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Apartment Features

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239 East 48th Street Turtle Bay New York NY 10017

Building Details [239 East 48th Street]

Ownership Single Family
Service Level Video Intercom
Access Elevator
Block/Lot 1322/17
Building Size 20'x48'
Zoning R8B
Building Type Townhouse
Year Built 1899
Floors/Apts 5/1
Lot Size 20'x100'5"

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