Originally designed by Rosario Candela in 1929, 40 East 66th St. has been meticulously renovated. The new lobby, inspired by the building’s original details, features vaulted ceilings, patterned floors and walls of St. Laurent, White Pearl and Oro Toscano marble. One of the major drawers here is the tony location on 66th St. between Madison and Park Avenues, just steps away from Central Park and high-end shopping and restaurants.
The gracious floorplans have large 17’ entry galleries that open onto a living rooms, wood-burning fireplaces and formal dining rooms. Residences also feature white oak herringbone patterned floors throughout and chef’s kitchen with a separate breakfast rooms are outfitted with white marble counter tops, Barber Wilsons & Co. faucets, Viking stoves with Miele hoods, Sub-Zero refrigerators and wine coolers and Miele dishwashers. Bathrooms are luxuriously appointed with tons of marble. Amenities include a 24-hour doorman, concierge, gym, children’s playroom and bike and stroller storage.