1009 5th Avenue

$80,000,000
Price
8
Beds
10
Baths
20,000 Sq. Ft.
$4,000 / Sq. Ft.
20,000
Sq. Ft.
$4,000
per Sq. Ft.

Description

The Benjamin N. Duke House, located at 1009 Fifth Avenue in New York City, is the rarest opportunity to acquire a piece of history and make a bold statement in your portfolio.
This magnificent building was built in 1899-1901, and was designed by the firm of Welch, Smith & Provot in the Italian Renaissance palazzo style with strong Beaux Arts elements. It stands tall in one of the most sought-after neighborhoods in the city, and is one of the last remnants of the luxurious mansions along Fifth Avenue
...The Benjamin N. Duke House, located at 1009 Fifth Avenue in New York City, is the rarest opportunity to acquire a piece of history and make a bold statement in your portfolio.
This magnificent building was built in 1899-1901, and was designed by the firm of Welch, Smith & Provot in the Italian Renaissance palazzo style with strong Beaux Arts elements. It stands tall in one of the most sought-after neighborhoods in the city, and is one of the last remnants of the luxurious mansions along Fifth Avenue facing Central Park that remain in private hands. A true architectural masterpiece, it has been designated a New York City Landmark.

With a rich history and unparalleled craftsmanship, it stands as one of the most unique and important assets of its kind, the rarest of offerings for investors and collectors alike.

With over 20,000 square feet of living space, the limestone and red-brick mansion boasts 27 feet along Fifth Avenue and 100 feet of frontage facing 82nd Street. The unique design elements and dimensions throughout the property make it stand out among any of its peers, offering endless possibilities with its grand and spacious rooms, high ceilings, large windows, and an abundance of natural light.
The property features numerous bedrooms and bathrooms, as well as ample living and entertaining spaces, with elegant marble fireplaces and ornate moldings throughout. The impressive grand staircase climbs up through five levels, with spacious landings featuring large windows. Additionally, the upper floors of the residence feature a striking skylight and can be reached via an additional staircase. The terrace and rooftop provide breathtaking views of Central Park and the city skyline.

The location of this property is truly exceptional. Situated on 5th Avenue, one of the most iconic and prestigious streets in the world, this majestic building offers easy access to all the best that New York City has to offer. From world-class shopping and dining, to cultural attractions and entertainment, everything is just a short walk away.

This is a rare and valuable asset that will stand the test of time, not just for its architectural and historical significance, but also for its prime location and endless potential. With an asking price of $80 million, an opportunity to own a piece of New York City history like this is few and far between.

The building can be reimagined as a private residence or converted into a gallery, store, museum, or foundation given its prime location across the Met Museum. Don't miss out on this exceptional opportunity, schedule a private tour today and discover why this property is truly one of a kind.

Listing Agent

  1. Jorge Lopez

    Jorge Lopez

    Listing Agent

    Compass

Amenities

  • Central Park Views
  • Private Roof Deck
  • Deck
  • Common Roof Deck
  • Working Fireplace
  • Crown Mouldings
  • Decorative Mouldings
  • Private Entrance
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LISTING UPDATED: 05/31/2023 05:43 PM

Property Details for 1009 5th Avenue

StatusTemporarily Off Market
Days on Market131
Taxes$23,000 / month
Maintenance-
Min. Down Pymt-
Total Rooms25.0
Compass TypeTownhouse
MLS TypeSingle Family
Year Built1931
Lot Size20,000 SF / 27' x 100'
CountyNew York County

Building

1009 Fifth Avenue House

1 Units7 StoriesBuilt in 1931
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Building Information for 1009 5th Avenue

Stories7Year Built1931Building Size27' x 100'Building Sq. Ft18,900 SFLot Size20,000 SF / 27' x 100'Building AgePre-warBuilding TypeTownhouseSenior Community-

Payment Calculator

$459,593 per month

30 year fixed, 7.25% Interest

Principal and Interest

$436,593

Property Taxes

$23,000

Maintenance/Common Charges

$0

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Property History for 1009 5th Avenue

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Public Records for 1009 5th Avenue

Taxable ValueLand$888,000Additions$1,837,560Total$2,725,560
Home Facts
Total Finished SqFt19,575 SqFtLot Size2,717 SqFtYear Built1931ZoningR10APN1014930069

Schools near 1009 5th Avenue

This home is within New York City Geographic District # 2.
Rating
School
Type
Grades
Distance
Public - PK to 5
Public - 6 to 8
Public - 6 to 8
Public - 6 to 8
Rating
School
Distance
P.S. 6 Lillie D Blake
PublicPK to 5

Nyc Lab Ms For Collaborative Studies
Public6 to 8

Lower Manhattan Community Middle School
Public6 to 8

Jhs 167 Robert F Wagner
Public6 to 8

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