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118 E 60th St #9B

118 East 60th Street Unit 9B, New York, NY 10022

Welcome home to this large corner one bedroom one bathroom apartment with open city views and distinctive chevron-shaped balcony in excellent original condition.

Enter through a welcoming foyer gallery with two coat closets and past a huge walk-in closet into your spacious 31 foot living & dining room with rich hardwood oak floors and a large north-facing window & glass balcony door that flood this room with sunlight. Enjoy sipping your morning coffee or afternoon tea on your balcony overlooking all of Manhattan. The separate windowed kitchen has plenty of room for food prep. The pindrop quiet 18-foot master bedroom has windows across the entire north wall and a large closet across the entire south wall. Finally, the very well-maintained original bathroom retains all of its midcentury appeal. While this apartment is indeed in excellent condition, an updated kitchen and bathroom would make #9B a spectacular home investment.

Bordering Midtown to the south and the UES to the north between Park and Lex, 118 East 60th Street is celebrated for its extraordinary location. The world’s finest shopping, dining and entertainment await outside your door, including: Bloomingdale’s, Bergdorf Gooman, Barney’s, luxury shops of Madison Avenue, Sherry-Lehmann, Whole Foods, Amali, Il Mulino, Lavo, Tao, Philippe, Fig and Olive, Harry Cipriani, Le Bilboquet, La Goulue, Regency Bar & Grill, Saint Ambroeus, Avra, the Alliance Francaise, Equinox and Soul Cycle. There are over 60 public transportation subway and bus options within a few hundred feet including the F/Q/4/5/6/7/N/R/W lines. Your escape to Central Park, the most visited urban park in the United States, is only two blocks away.

Built in 1964, Plaza Tower is THE quintessential Lenox Hill postwar cooperative and it remains a stylish midcentury mixture of classic and modern. It was the first of its kind to span 33 floors high to hold 232 units. The building sits back 65 feet from 60th Street to accommodate a dignified horseshoe driveway and a beautifully landscaped frontage area with an elegant fountain centerpiece. The driveway arrives at a large porte-cochre to create a striking and convenient entrance to the tower. The impressive marble lobby is fully attended around the clock with uniformed white glove doormen. The building is topped with a massive roof deck with extraordinary 360 degree city and park views for residents to use the year round. Also included: live-in resident manager, an adjacent parking garage, central laundry, an attended package room, common storage, and bike room. Pets are not allowed. Co-purchasing and subletting are allowed.

58% tax deductible monthly maintenance includes heat, hot water, cooking gas, and air conditioning.

Features & Amenities

Interior

Total Bedrooms 1
Total Bathrooms 1
Full Bathrooms 1

Exterior

Air Conditioning Central
Other Exterior Features Bike Room, Concierge, Balcony

Area & Lot

Status Sold
LIVING SPACE 850 Sq.Ft.
MLS® ID 3682503
Type Condo
Year Built 1963
Neighborhood Upper East Side

Financial

SALES PRICE $850
Brandon Mason

“Enjoy sipping your morning coffee or afternoon tea on your balcony overlooking all of Manhattan.”

Overview for Upper East Side, NY

210,062 people live in Upper East Side, where the median age is 44 and the average individual income is $133,158. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

210,062

Total Population

44 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$133,158

Average individual Income

The Upper East Side: Timeless Elegance and Cultural Charms

 

Welcome to the Upper East Side

Nestled along the eastern edge of Manhattan, the Upper East Side is a neighborhood synonymous with classic elegance, cultural institutions, and upscale living. From iconic museums to tree-lined streets with luxury residences, the Upper East Side offers a sophisticated and refined experience. Join us as we explore the highlights of this illustrious Manhattan enclave.

Getting There

The Upper East Side is easily accessible by subway, with multiple lines including the 4/5/6 running along Lexington Avenue and the Q line along Second Avenue. Its central location provides convenient access to Midtown Manhattan and other parts of the city.

Museum Mile: Cultural Extravaganza

The Upper East Side is renowned for Museum Mile, a stretch of Fifth Avenue lined with world-class museums. Visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, and the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, among others, for an unparalleled cultural experience.

Central Park: Urban Oasis

The Upper East Side borders Central Park, providing residents with a serene escape from the city's hustle and bustle. Enjoy leisurely strolls, picnics, and outdoor activities in this iconic urban oasis, which serves as the neighborhood's western boundary.

Madison Avenue: Luxury Shopping

Madison Avenue is synonymous with luxury shopping on the Upper East Side. Explore high-end boutiques, designer stores, and flagship locations of renowned fashion houses, offering a curated shopping experience for those seeking upscale brands.

Historic Brownstones and Pre-War Buildings

The residential streets of the Upper East Side are characterized by historic brownstones and pre-war buildings, showcasing classic New York City architecture. Wander through neighborhoods like Lenox Hill and Carnegie Hill to appreciate the timeless elegance of these residential enclaves.

Gourmet Dining on the East Side

The Upper East Side boasts a culinary scene that caters to discerning palates. From fine dining establishments like Daniel and The Modern to charming neighborhood bistros, the area offers a diverse array of gastronomic delights.

Cultural Institutions

Beyond Museum Mile, the Upper East Side is home to cultural institutions such as the Frick Collection, Neue Galerie New York, and the Asia Society. These institutions contribute to the neighborhood's reputation as a cultural and intellectual hub.

Park Avenue: Grandeur and Architecture

Park Avenue, with its grand residential buildings and iconic Park Avenue Armory, epitomizes the grandeur of the Upper East Side. The wide boulevard is lined with stately residences, luxury co-ops, and exclusive private clubs.

East River Esplanade: Waterfront Views

The East River Esplanade provides residents with scenic waterfront views, jogging paths, and recreational spaces along the East River. It offers a tranquil escape and a chance to enjoy the waterfront ambiance in the heart of Manhattan.

Community Events

The Upper East Side hosts various community events, from charity galas to cultural festivals. These events bring residents together and contribute to the neighborhood's social vibrancy.

Final Thoughts

The Upper East Side welcomes you to embrace its timeless charm, cultural sophistication, and refined living. Whether exploring museums, indulging in gourmet dining, or enjoying the tranquility of Central Park, the Upper East Side offers a quintessential Manhattan experience where classic elegance meets modern luxury.

 

Around Upper East Side, NY

There's plenty to do around Upper East Side, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Walker's Paradise
Walking Score
85
Very Bikeable
Bike Score
100
Rider's Paradise
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Yun Hai Shop, Sunshine Cafe, and Sweet Vegan Chocolates.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $$ 4.62 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.13 miles 38 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.52 miles 15 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 3.53 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.81 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 4.32 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
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