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Classic Brownstone Townhouse
on New York Cities Upper East Side

Location Location

A block and a half from Central Park on a prominent upper east side street. Madison Avenue Shops, Lexington avenue dining and Park Avenue strolling. You are in the heart of it all in your own private sanctuary.

Front Entry Sitting Room

The front sitting room can be set up in several ways besides the traditional greeting area for visitors. Here is a modern take with a virtual staging as a front office

Gracious Parlor Level Rooms

The large foyer looks back through the living room and into the dining room. These wonderful rooms are perfectly proportioned for the family as well as entertaining a large gathering of friends.

Master Bedroom

The Master Bedroom suite is expansive with a modern bathroom suite with shower and tub. The quiet back of the house location is the perfect sleeping environment. The front room can be set up as an office of huge dressing suite.

Garden Level Kitchen

The Garden Level has a large gourment kitchen with Sub Zero and Vulcan appliances. A small back yard offers a private oasis and plenty of light. Next is the dining area which is currently an office. The front room can be set up as an office or private bedroom.

Great Neighbors

Central Park and the world-famous Frick Museum start our tour down 70th Street. At Madison Avenue the Prada store greats you along with world-class shopping. The townhouse sits right in the middle between Madison and Park Avenues. The Explorers Club, Austrian Embassy, and Estee Lauder are your immediate neighbors.

Exterior View of 38 East 70th Street townhouse

Upper East Side Brownstone

Purchase or Rental Inquiries – buyer brokers protected

38 East 70 is one of the finest examples in New York of the classic Brownstone townhouse. The home was was built in 1884 and designed by Charles Graham. 38 East 70th features a high stoop, large bay windows with full entrapments and cornice slab lentils. It is the only house of the original row to retain it’s original appearance.

  • Lot 100 x 16
  • Square Feet 5,000 of living space
  • Type Townhouse
  • Floors 6
  • Bedrooms 6
  • Bathrooms 5.5
  • Rooms 12 (excluding baths, basement or foyers)

Key Features

  • Superb AAA Location on the Upper East Side
  • High Ceilings
  • Gorgeous original parquet Floors
  • Molding and original Details intact
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Renovated Bathrooms
  • Decorative fireplaces


Spectacular New York City townhouse living in this very special home in a prime Upper East Side location, family-owned and occupied since 1907 and lovingly cared for and preserved. Just steps from Madison Avenue’s finest shops and glorious Central Park, this exquisite five-story townhouse rental boasts six bedrooms, library/bedroom, four and one-half baths, pantry with original wood cabinetry and dumb waiter, one working and seven decorative fireplaces with original details, dramatically high ceilings, crown and picture frame molding, skylights, and sunny north/south exposure. Each bathroom has been renovated, and the garden level has a brand new state-of-the-art kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances and a stunning tile floor complementing the spacious and comfortable breakfast room. Original details in this house are intact and in amazing condition, surrounding you with the elegance and charm of days long ago while the modern amenities provide for easy living. Please note that a half bath has been added on the garden level, which is not indicated on the floor plans. Showing by appointment in May for this very special Upper Eastside jewel. Your pets are welcome.

Looking East from Lexington down 70th Street circa 1900. 38 East 70th St. is behind the camera -c- NY Times

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