Townhouse Quadruplex For Rent: 315 West 78th Street


315 West 78th Street Quadruplex – $16,500/month

If you are looking for a sun-filled, townhouse quadruplex rental on an attractive block in the west 70’s only steps to Riverside Park, with exceptional detail, a stunning open parlor floor great for entertaining, all ideally located for shopping, services, restaurants and transportation; this is a terrific choice. Hand-restored original woodwork, historic moldings, and period light fixtures are preserved throughout. Oversized windows and rare side-windows brighten every floor. Kitchens and baths have been updated in granite and marble. From the repointed façade to the resealed roof, this property has been lovingly cared for and restored. No smoking. Pets ok.

Parlour Level: Up the original staircase you reach the main entertaining level. Original cherry window frames, shutters, and hardwood floors brighten the front parlour. French doors lead onto the semicircular Juliet balcony. High pressed-tin ceilings and a decorative fireplace are among many fine touches. The radiant woodwork continues throughout the center anteroom, which features a classic staircase bench along with a wet bar and powder room. Box ceilings, lustrous paneling, and stained glass accents give the rear dining room a polished look. The nearby kitchen is done in granite and has a side window. Appliances include a Sub-Zero refrigerator and Viking six-burner range.

Restored original woodwork brightens the main entertaining floor.

Third Floor: Gorgeous woodwork, shutters, moldings, and hardwood floors continue throughout this level. The front bedroom has a decorative fireplace, a quarter-sawn oak door, and a good-sized closet. The nearby full bath benefits from a side window – a rare feature in a New York brownstone. The rear study has high ceilings, hardwood floors, and original moldings. Another bedroom with two exposures is found in the extension.

This bedroom enjoys French doors and a breakfast terrace

Fourth Floor: The rear master bedroom has hardwood floors and terrific ceiling height. French doors lead to a terrace spacious enough for breakfast. Nearby flowering trees and vines make this a peaceful outdoor space – use your imagination and make it your own. The adjoining master bath has a glass shower, side window and skylight.. The front bedroom features original woodwork and floors, a spacious closet, and an en-suite full bath.

Fifth Floor: This half-level suite is perfect for a home office or student’s bedroom. Sound-deadening glass keeps this room peaceful while flooding it with sun. Original woodwork, new hardwood floors, and an adjoining bath with vaulted ceilings and a claw-foot tub make this space fabulous. Walk out onto the roof deck – the recently-resealed roof is in excellent condition and has railings already in place, creating potential for a garden or patio.

Price Adjusted: $16,500/month.

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