159 East 71st Street New York, NY 10021

$9,950,000 7 Bedrooms5 Full / 1 Partial Baths4,320 sq. ft.

159 East 71st Street

Total # of Rooms: 11
Year Built: 1916
Interior: 4,320 sq. ft. (approx.)
tax (annual): $72,000 
Web #: 00112696

Built in 1916, this gracious 20 foot wide, 4 story townhouse exudes a refined elegance. Soaring ceiling heights, a beautiful garden, abundant light and charm fill this single family home which is in great condition. Offering 11 rooms, 6 Bedrooms, 5 Baths and a large eat-in-kitchen that leads to a Family/Dining Room and opens onto a lovely planted Garden. The second floor has 14 foot ceilings, an expansive Gallery, an oversized Living Room and a wonderful paneled Library. Mayor Koch was inaugurated twice in this very Living Room and the famed pianist and band leader Peter Duchin lived in this wonderful Townhouse. The third floor has a large Master Bedroom facing South with tree views, a Study, two Baths and a Dressing Area. The fourth floor has 4 Bedrooms and 2 Baths. 159 East 71st Street is a perfect home for everyday living and for entertaining. The home is located in one of the Upper East Sides’ most desirable neighborhoods, convenient to great schools, wonderful restaurants, shops, galleries and museums. While there is no elevator currently there is a space identified for installation.

Patricia A Wheatley

Global Real Estate Advisor, Associate Broker
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Nikki Field

Senior Global Real Estate Advisor, Associate Broker
o: (212) 606-7669


Interior Features

Total Rooms
# of Rooms: 11
Bedroom Information
# of Bedrooms: 7
Bathroom Information
# of Full Bathrooms: 5
# of Half Bathrooms: 1
Kitchen Information
Chef's Kitchen
Design Features
Hardwood Flooring
Additional Rooms
Basement: Finished Basement
Laundry Features
Washer/Dryer in Unit
Heating & Cooling
Air Conditioning
Central A/C

Exterior Features

Type of Property
Other Features
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