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Here’s A Roundup Of The Week’s Priciest Manhattan Listings: Here’s What You Can Get For $15 Mill Or More

Not for the faint of heart or wallet. But these places are pretty amazing.

By Archana Aithal Rose September 30, 2016
Photo Courtesy of 53w53.com

In a housing market that can only be described as a dream out of reach, there’s still one thing that’s certain—if you have more money, you get more Manhattan. But if you don’t have wads of cash stacked in some secret Swiss account, you can look, but not touch. So, we’re here to help you pine for the impossible. Browse through five of our most expensive residential listings that come with a price tag of $15 million and more, or as we like to call it, real estate porn.

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53 West 53rd Street #50A

Listing Price: $18,700,000

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1125 Fifth Avenue #9FL

Listing Price: $19,000,000download-24

This UES prewar gem, built in 1925, is 6,791 square feet with a total of 12 rooms and 4.5 baths. Touted as one of Manhattan’s most sought-after buildings, this co-op has dazzling vistas of the Central Park, the Reservoir and the CPW skyline. The Downton Abbeyish-style home has a bedroom wing, a powder room and double staff room for families fit to be royals.

63 East 82nd Street

Listing Price: $23,750,000download-25

At 9,035 square feet, this mammoth townhouse on the Upper East Side is spread over six floors and comes with a sweeping staircase, high ceilings, a landscaped garden, a Juliet balcony, seven oversized bedrooms and an additional 1,360 square feet of cellar storage. Its location, between Madison and Park Avenues, gives the owners access to some of the city’s best shopping streets and most celebrated cultural hot spots.

 

269 West 11th Street

Listing Price: $26,000,000

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Photo courtesy of Compass

Marketed as ‘a mansion in the making’ this 10,000 square foot, Greek Revival townhouse will be renovated by an award-winning architect. Once complete, the house will have exceptional features like a 1,200 square foot garden, multiple fireplaces and rooms with an uber-modern design touch.

50 East 69th Street

Listing Price: $72,000,000

Photo courtesy of Brown Harris Stevens
Photo courtesy of Brown Harris Stevens

The week’s most expensive listing at a staggering $72 million, is a colossal space measuring 21,070 square foot built in 1917 that was once the Center For Specialty Care, an outpatients’ facility for plastic surgery. Cotton tycoon, Otto Louis Dommerich, originally built the eponymous mansion that was designed by Henry C. Pelton and retains most of its historic charm. Check out the perks like the checkered floors, the spiral staircase, stained glass dome and a sun-filled solarium.

 

Archana Aithal Rose

ABOUT THE AUTHOR Archana Aithal Rose

ABOUT THE AUTHOR Archana Aithal Rose

Archana Aithal Rose’s articles have appeared in The Times of India, CNNGo, Condé Nast Traveler and Vogue, covering such broad range of topics as fashion, art, travel, culture, celebrities, architecture and technology. In addition to writing, Archana's also known for her mad photography and cooking skills.

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