This stylish New York townhouse is situated in the heart of Manhattan, not far from East River. The exclusive home is on the market with a record breaking asking price at an impressive 130 million dollars.
In fact, the deluxe property is the most expensive property to ever go on sale in New York, and the second most expensive in the United States.
With just a 10 million dollar difference, first place belongs to the exclusive Copper Beech Farm in Connecticut at a market value of 140 million dollars.
The average price for a property in Turtle Bay, the luxury neighbourhood between 43rd and 53rd street, in which the property is located, is currently just over 1.4 million dollars. Subsequently, the value asking price for this high-profile New York property is certainly a statement of pure luxury in itself.
The structure was once home to the most exclusive private club in the Big Apple, “The River House”. The former renowned club, was the go-to-spot for the elite of New York. The guest list included many cinema stars of the time such as Diane Keaton, the Best Actress Oscar Award Winner in 1978 for her role in Annie Hall, and Joan Crawford, considered one of the best American actresses of the 40’s.
The exclusive townhouse expands over a total of five levels, consisting of more than 30 bedrooms, the majority of which are ensuite.
Furthermore, the property is graced with an elegant and spacious kitchen fitted with all the mod-cons that you can imagine. This more than generous sized kitchen is the perfect space for creating cuisine delights in style. In addition, the luxury home satisfies its luxury title with a private cinema fitted with surround sound, a games room, a tennis court, an impressive heated indoor swimming pool and a wine cellar.
All in all, the sleek townhouse fulfils the expected criteria of such a luxurious home.