188 East 78th Street 28B New York, NY 10075

$6,250,000 4 Bedrooms3 Full / 1 Partial Baths2,875 sq. ft.

188 East 78th Street 28B New York, NY 10075

The Empire Condominium
Total # of Rooms: 9
Interior: 2,875 sq. ft. (approx.)
tax (monthly): $4,893 
cc: $4,695 
Web #: 00114797
For the savvy investor awaits a prime opportunity, to own a fabulous fully-renovated, high-floor 4 bed 3.5 bath condominium at the white-glove Empire in Lenox Hill, occupied by a tenant in place until July 14, 2022. Enjoy great rental income and an excellent investment property that will continue to increase in appeal and value with its gorgeous interiors, panoramic views, and coveted location in the heart of the Upper East Side.

The rare, expansive apartment, accessed by a semi-private landing, will impress the discerning resident with exquisite finishes & details, new, stained oak hardwood floors & a gracious floorplan for entertaining. Beyond an elegant oval-shaped, wood-paneled entry gallery accented by custom plaster moldings & tray ceiling, a grand living room awaits graced by Venetian plaster walls, impeccable millwork, a Juliet balcony & breathtaking open northern views. An adjoining library/family room styled with designer carpeting & custom built-ins also has stretching vistas to the north. Off the living room to the east sits a beautiful formal dining room with thoughtful built-ins, brightened by huge corner bay windows capturing the East River. Connected for easy serving is the top-of-the-line custom eat-in kitchen that faces the river as well, designed for the chef with hand-painted solid wood cabinets, honed soapstone countertops & breakfast bar, a 6-burner Viking range with griddle & double oven, Sub-Zero refrigerator, 2 Miele dishwashers & wine fridge.

Proceed to the sleeping wing that affords optimal serenity. This is highlighted by a privately situated master suite offering awing open south & west views from the bedroom that extend from the Empire State Building to Central Park & the Reservoir. Completing the luxury experience is a separate sitting room with desk, custom closets & Juliet balcony, large dressing room, and opulent marble & Waterworks bath clad in mother of pearl walls with a dual vanity, Jacuzzi tub, spa shower & water closet. The sizable 2nd bedroom with corner bay window gazes at Central Park; the 3rd looks north with a Juliet balcony; and the 4th is en-suite. An integrated sound system heightens the allure.

The Empire at 188 East 78th between Third & Lexington Avenues is a premier full-service building with upscale amenities. Enhancing the sophisticated lifestyle is a 24-hour doorman, concierge, state-of-the-art fitness center, 2 outdoor gardens, parking garage, cinema room, business center, lounge with catering kitchen, children’s playroom, roof deck, wine cellars, laundry, bike room & onsite storage. The location is supreme, near Central Park, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, fine shops & restaurants, transportation & more.

Leslie S. Modell

Senior Global Real Estate Advisor, Associate Broker
m: (917) 488-5374
o: (212) 606-7668


Interior Features

Total Rooms
# of Rooms: 9
Bedroom Information
# of Bedrooms: 4
Bathroom Information
# of Full Bathrooms: 3
# of Half Bathrooms: 1
Kitchen Information
Chef's Kitchen
Design Features
Granite Countertops
Hardwood Flooring
Additional Rooms
Laundry Features
Washer/Dryer in Unit
Heating & Cooling
Air Conditioning
Central A/C

Exterior Features

Type of Property
Other Features
Architectural Style
City/Skyline View
Park Views
Water View

Property/Lot Details

Building Amenities
Air Conditioning
Full Service
Function Room
Health Club/Gym
Laundry Room
Parking / Garage
Pet Friendly
Rooftop Terrace
This material is based upon information which we consider reliable, but because it has been supplied by third parties, we cannot represent that it is accurate or complete, and it should not be relied upon as such. This offering is subject to errors, omissions, changes including price or withdrawal without notice. EQUAL HOUSING OPPORTUNITY