156 Beach 140th Street - Rockaway Beach, New York
A house that must be seen and savored, this beautiful Belle Harbor residence has no rival. Seconds from the beach, you'll come home to a remarkable three-story colonial with original Art Deco details, including soaring ceilings, built-ins and custom moldings throughout. The first floor encompasses a voluminous layout for entertaining; a living room with etched glass and custom cabinetry, compliments of Little Wolf of Manhattan, flows through to an elegant dining room, den, and half bathroom. A lovely eat in kitchen with built in panel appliances including a new Sub Zero refrigerator, and a breathtaking sun lit dining area add to the natural charm of this home. Exit to a private, porcelain tiled rear patio with sturdy and modern steel cable ipe wood railings, overlooking a beautifully landscaped garden. Views of an elaborate koi pond and waterfall make this the perfect spot for enjoying quiet mornings. Three spacious bedrooms with quality closets and plenty of room for study, sleep and storage line the upstairs, along with three full baths, two equipped with Jacuzzis and towel warmers. Spend a few hours relaxing in the second story sunroom or outdoor deck with breathtaking views of the beach. The lower level houses a stone tiled wet bar and second living quarters with abundant storage and a full kitchen and bath. Laundry is conveniently located on both main and lower levels. Beautifully landscaped with a gorgeous colonial center hall architecture on a prime, tree-lined block in famed Belle Harbor, this home is ideally positioned to enjoy the best New York City has to offer, while still having the beach in your backyard. This house is a must-see for anyone who wants to live in paradise every day of the year.
This listing courtesy of Douglas Elliman