Perfect pied-a-terre near Central Park. Dramatic duplex junior 1 bedroom located in a luxury Upper East Side condominium building. This lofty apartment impresses with double-height ceilings and a meticulous renovation. Southern light fills the space through a wall of windows overlooking the quiet building courtyard. Expertly designed with a large sleeping area or den upstairs, a generous living/dining area downstairs, and ample storage space throughout. There are thoughtfully built-out closets and tucked-away storage cabinets to maximize space both downstairs and up. The kitchen features stainless steel appliances, including a Subzero refrigerator, Miele cooktop and hood, as well as a dishwasher and space-saving microwave oven, all in an understated color palate with neutral stone tile backsplash and countertops. The bathroom was finished with beautiful mosaic tile work, quartz countertops, an under-mounted sink, adjustable Hansgrohe rain shower, and a wall-mounted towel warmer. The apartment also boasts hardwood floors and a state-of-the-art Lutron lighting system, including electronic solar and blackout shades. There is a laundry room on the floor. Park Avenue Court is a full-service condominium with round-the-clock doorman and desk staff, as well as amenities including a renovated swimming pool and health club with yoga room, planted courtyard, parking garage, and a children's playroom. Convenient to the express subways and buses on 86th Street, Whole Foods, countless restaurants, museums, schools, and a short stroll to Central Park. Pet friendly.