143 E 34th St 2-EN New York, NY 10016$2,200,000 - For Sale
Bask in expansive sun-filled living space and private outdoor space in this beautifully combined three-bedroom, two-bathroom residence in a full-service Murray Hill condominium.
Wide-plank hardwood floors and tall ceilings dotted with recessed lighting make a warm introduction to this exceptional home. Bright northern and southern exposures and triple-pane windows create a bright and peaceful ambiance throughout. In the southern wing, the spacious living room and dining alcove welcome lively entertaining alongside neighborhood views. The open kitchen features sleek cabinetry, a wide breakfast bar with bold pendant lighting, and a full suite of stainless steel appliances, including a French door refrigerator, gas range, dishwasher and built-in microwave. A large pantry, wine refrigerator and built-in desk add exceptional convenience to the space.
Along the northern wing, the tranquil owner's suite provides generous proportions that easily accommodate a king-size bed and sitting area. The walk-in closet attends to wardrobe needs, and the en suite bathroom is the picture of modern minimalism with floor-to-ceiling tile, a wide double vanity and a frameless glass shower. The adjacent private terrace features a grill and delightful turf walls that open to an enormous common patio rarely used by other tenants. Two spacious secondary bedrooms enjoy sunny patio views, and a large guest bathroom is equipped with a tub/shower. Additional closets and a large laundry room with an in-unit washer-dryer and a second wine refrigerator complete this truly one-of-a-kind Murray Hill residence.
The Benson is a postwar boutique condominium building featuring just two homes per floor. Residents of the pet-friendly building enjoy FiOS service, live-in superintendent and doorman service weekdays 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. and weekends 8 a.m. to midnight. There is a 1 percent flip tax paid by the buyer, and monthly assessments of $142.94 and $117.72 ($260.66 total).
This prime Murray Hill location delivers a wonderful array of shops and services with easy access to Midtown, NoMad and the Flatiron District. The city's best fitness centers dot the neighborhood, and foodies will rejoice at the easy access to Trader Joe's, Fairway and a half-dozen Michelin-starred restaurants. Transportation is effortless thanks to 4/5/6, B/D/F/M, N/Q/R/W, 7, S and PATH trains, plus the 34th Street ferry dock, all nearby.