Spanning 4,292 square feet on the entire 11th and 12th floors, this five bedroom duplex apartment feels like a private townhouse with open cityscape views from every room plus the amenities of a brand new, full-service condominium. Designed by Pembrooke & Ives and opened in 2016, 155 East 79th Street is a celebrated architectural achievement, the fusion of intimately connected rooms with the openness of modern living. The elevator opens onto a welcoming foyer showcasing exquisite stone floors and an elegant curved staircase. The breathtaking living room has southern exposure, abundant natural light, floor to ceiling windows, and glass French doors opening to a Juliet balcony. A wood-burning fireplace with impressive stone surround is an ideal focal point in this gracious room. The dining room is generous and can accommodate large gatherings. The kitchen has marble floors, and glass counters, stainless steel and custom walnut cabinets, and a limestone island. Miele and Gaggenau appliances, and Dornbracht fittings compliment this room. The library faces north with direct views of the steeple of All Souls Church as does the adjacent 5th bedroom or guest suite with full bath. The library has a delightful 15' 7' x 7' balcony that accommodates a sitting area and separate dining area. There is also a well-positioned powder room on this level. Upstairs consists of four bedrooms each with its own en suite bath. There is also a laundry room and large storage on this level. Through a wall of windows facing north, the spacious master bedroom has magnificent views of the architecturally significant elements of the All Soul's steeple and open sky. There is a beautifully proportioned large pass through dressing area leading to the sumptuous master bath with private shower, water closet, and large soaking tub. Each bedroom has open exposures and natural light. No expense was spared in the conception and execution of this home designed for gracious living and memorable entertaining. The interiors were beautifully designed throughout by Kirsten Kelli LLC. Their attention to detail brilliantly maximized the home's light-filled elegance. The scale of the rooms flowing seamlessly from one to another, offer special emphasis on the intended use and comfort of each space. For the discerning buyer who wants not only the best real estate but also the finest lifestyle, this home is also available completely furnished. 155 East 79th, is a boutique condominium designed by Andrew Sheinman of Pembrooke & Ives in collaboration with BKSK Architects. The buildings distinguished facade is sheathed in both limestone and brick with ornamental metalwork with doors and Juliet balconies above. The exquisite wood paneled lobby is attended by a 24-hour doorman. Additional amenities include a gym, private storage rooms for each residence and a bicycle storage area. Located at the heart of the Upper East Side, Central Park, public transportation, shopping, an array of wonderful restaurant, schools, and cultural pursuits are only minutes away. If you are searching for the finest contemporary, 5 bedroom home in pristine, move-in condition on the Upper East Side, this is it!