146 East End Avenue
Lovely and charming three story plus basement Queen Anne brick and stone single family townhouse located on the exclusive prestigious East End block. These much coveted "Henderson Place" Historic District houses were built in 1891-92. 146 East End Avenue is just across the street from Carl Schurz Park between 86 and 87th Street. It has a direct view of the Park. Tradition stoop with a a separate entrance under the stairs. The home is in good condition and has extensive woodwork and moldings. This townhouse was renovated in the late 1990's.There are 3 bedrooms, maids room, 3 full baths, Fireplace, Laundry room and 2 Terraces.Description of Carl Schurz Park across the Street:Carl Schurz Park overlooks the waters of Hell Gate and Wards Island in the East River, and is the site of Gracie Mansion (built for Archibald Gracie, 1799, enlarged ca 1811), the official residence of the Mayor of New York since 1942 (although current mayor Michael Bloomberg does not live there). The park's waterfront promenade is a deck built over the FDR Drive, enclosing the roadway except on the side facing the East River. The park is bordered on the west by East End Avenue and on the south by Gracie Square, the extension of East 84th Street to the river. The Manhattan Waterfront Greenway passes along the promenade platform.Visitors to the park will find winding, shady paths, green lawns, waterfront views, basketball courts, a large playground for children, and two dog runs. The park is maintained with the help of volunteers and a full time staff of gardeners.
This listing courtesy of Douglas Elliman