The much-awaited Crown Penthouse at 212 Fifth Avenue has finally hit the market this week, with an asking price of $68.5 million. The Crown Penthouse is a 10,079 square foot full-floor triplex residence on the 22nd, 23rd, 24th floors with 5+ bedrooms & 5 bathrooms, 3 powder rooms subject to modification, and 5,730 exterior square feet. Nestled behind the crenelated parapet, the 23rd floor terrace extends the full length of the building. Lush landscaping and generous room for a pool allow one to create an idyllic and extraordinarily private world.
The outdoor observatory on the 24th floor lavishly appointed for entertaining boasts glittering views of uptown, downtown and the east side, as well as the leafy canopy of Madison Square Park. The Penthouse at 212 Fifth Avenue Manhattans rarest and most dazzling gem.
Luxury features include: private/direct elevator entrance to all floors, with 4,780 square foot private roof terrace on upper level with a pool, 950 square foot private roof terrace on the observatory level, master bedroom suite with foyer, bar, adjourning sitting room and 2 walk-in closets, dining/library with fireplace and southern exposures, great room with fireplace & dramatic eastern views of Madison Square park, plus northern and southern views, custom Pembrooke & Ives gourmet kitchen, original arch shaped windows from 1912, grand atrium stairway, service entrance, laundry room and skylights.
Upon completion, the triplex will be part of the 1912 neo-medieval tower, which was rebuilt in 2015 overlooks the beautiful Madison Square Park and features 48 two-, three- and four-bedroom condominium residences.