17 EAST 65TH STREET, #HOUSE

Single-Family Townhouse For Sale •  Lenox Hill
Web ID # 804085 RLS

$35,000,000

1 Family • 5 Beds • 7 Baths • 9,440 ft2  
Tax: $13,526
Floor: 6
Stories: 4
Total Rooms: 13

Building & Unit Features

  • Bicycle Room
  • Laundry
  • Roof Deck
  • Storage
  • City View
  • Dining Room
  • Eat In Kitchen
  • Laundry In Unit
  • Park View
  • River View
  • Washer
  • THE SHERMAN FAIRCHILD MANSION One of the first modernist townhouses in Manhattan, this iconic property is rich with history, sophistication and postmodern elegance. Sherman M. Fairchild, a noted inventor and businessman, hired the architects William Hamby and George Nelson to create a home as adventurous as he was. They succeeded and the townhouse remains an architectural tour de force unlike any other in New York. The building's red granite faade was completed in 1981 and hints at the wonders inside. The 9,440 square-foot, 25 foot wide mansion is defined by a three-story great room, with a span of travertine walls illuminated from a glass and steel skylight. A zigzagging system of ramps facilitates the movement through the light-filled home. The result is an airy alternative to a traditional townhouse and the perfect setting for a world-class art collection. The home includes a chef's kitchen, formal dining room, 5 bedrooms, 6 full bathrooms, 2 half bathrooms and a study/library worthy of The Frick. The master suite features two full bathrooms, floor to ceiling windows and a balcony overlooking 65th Street. An office, wine cellar, four additional bedrooms one with a loft aerie infused with natural light complete this one of a kind offering. The townhouse is located on the Upper East Side, between Fifth and Madison Avenues with Central Park and Museum Mile at the doorstep.

    Courtesy Of Christie's International Real Estate

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    Estimated Monthly Costs


    $139,800
    Est. Mortgage
    $13,526
    Real Estate Tax
    $153,326
    Monthly Total*
    * The estimated monthly costs provided by this caculator are for illustrative purposes only, with no guarantee regarding accuracy.
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    Nearby Subways

    • F Lexington Ave & 63rd St (~0.23 mile)
    • 6 Lexington Ave & 68th St (~0.24 mile)
    • N Q R 5th Ave & 60th St (~0.26 mile)
    • N Q R 4 5 6 Lexington Ave & 60th St (~0.33 mile)
    • Q 2nd Ave & 69th St (~0.49 mile)


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