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238 East 49th Street - $21,500

TURTLE BAY GARDENS FURNISHED TOWNHOUSE FOR RENT ! Beautifully furnished 5-story townhouse for rent with elevator, private garden and penthouse terrace. Meticulous renovation inspired by eighteenth century decor and furnishings afford gracious entertaining which enhance the quiet ambiance of this lovely home. Entrance Gallery and Garden: Marble and limestone gallery lead to elevator and a beautifully appointed powder room with hand-molded and painted ceiling. Leading from the gallery is the staircase which opens into the spectacular drawing room on the parlor floor. Beyond the gallery is the large and well-appointed kitchen and formal dining room leading to the patio and lovely landscaped garden. Parlor Floor: The south facing drawing room has double height ceilings, hand-laid parquet floors and imported paneling. The furnishings are original antiques. Twin French doors open to the rear terrace, the home's private garden and the private Turtle Bay Gardens. Adjacent and north of the living room is the mirrored and paneled library.

Third Floor: Two master bedrooms are located on this floor, each with en-suite bathrooms. The south facing master bedroom overlooks the gardens and includes natural oak paneled walls, a fireplace, two walk-in closets and wonderful marble bathrooms with six-foot whirlpool tub and double sinks. The front bedroom is beautifully decorated with Scalamandre wall coverings, furnishings and canopied bed. Fourth Floor: The South facing bedroom with fireplace is decorated in the Venetian style. Three tilt and turn windows allow the sun to stream into the room. The windowed en-suite bathroom is beautifully finished with marble and gilt fixtures. Two additional smaller bedrooms with separate bathroom facing north would be ideal for a nanny or baby's room, a staff member, a guest room or as an office. Fifth Floor: Spectacular loft-type space suitable for entertaining or guest quarters. A large terrace on both the north and south ends with wonderful city and garden views respectively. This floor has a full bath and kitchenette. Basement: Laundry room with two full washer/dryers. In addition, the mechanicals.

Margaret H. Bay
Margaret H. Bay
mbay@bhsusa.com
212-906-9308   c: 917-660-3892
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Midtown East, NYC Rental
$21,500

Last updated: 7/20/2017
ID: 14853908

Residence Information

Rooms: 11.0
Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 5.5
Outdoor space: Garden
Woodburning fireplaces: 1
Air conditioning: Central Air

Building Information

Period: Pre-War
Building Type: Townhouse