1040 5th Avenue, Unit 5/6C

1040 5th Ave Upper East Side, Manhattan, NY 10028

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Property Details for 1040 5th Avenue, Unit 5/6C

MLS IDCORC-5731527
Total Rooms12.0
Year Built1930
Compass TypeCo-op
MLS TypeCo-op
Maintenance$12,825.93 / month
Minimum Down Payment100%
CountyNew York County


1040 5th Ave

28 Units17 StoriesBuilt in 1930

Listing Agent

Cathy Franklin

The Corcoran Group


P: (917) 863-8209

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Perfectly situated in the premier white-glove Rosario Candela co-operative, 1040 Fifth Avenue, this palatial sun-flooded twelve room duplex is a true architectural masterpiece. Drenched in sunlight, the residence boasts spectacular Central Park views, original herringbone floors, Candela doors and moldings, soaring ceilings, a wood burning fireplace and an abundance of classical historical details. Off a semi-private elevator landing is an elegant entrance gallery from which all of the grand entertaining... rooms flow. There is an impressive 294 by 19 living room which has two oversized windows facing west with picturesque views of Central Park and a wood burning fireplace. Adjacent to the living room is the handsome wood-paneled library which also overlooks the park. Through French doors off the gallery and living room is the formal dining room which provides the perfect space for gatherings. There is an oversized windowed eat-in kitchen with a separate windowed breakfast room. A large windowed butler's pantry connects the kitchen to the dining room for endless entertaining. A powder room and a walk-in coat closet complete the public spaces. As for the private quarters, up a sweeping staircase is the expansive master bedroom suite which faces west with stunning views of Central Park and peaks of the reservoir. The suite includes large closets and an en-suite oversized bathroom. There are two additional massive bedrooms one faces west over Central Park and the other faces east both have en-suite windowed bathrooms and excellent closet space. There are two oversized staff rooms that could be combined to create a fourth bedroom, they are currently being used as a utility room and a home office. In addition there is a large staff bedroom and a windowed hallway bathroom. A back staircase connects to the kitchen and the elevator services both floors. Built in 1930, 1040 Fifth Avenue houses only twenty-seven apartments, and has had many prominent residents, including the late Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. The building offers residents the highest levels of white-glove service and enjoys close proximity to the city's greatest museums along with an impressive concentration of galleries, elegant boutiques, five-star restaurants and schools. There is a 2% flip tax paid by the purchaser.


DuplexDoormanFull-Time DoormanCentral Park ViewsOversized WindowsElevatorLaundry in BuildingFormal Dining Room


Listing Courtesy of The Corcoran Group; The Corcoran Group

Building Information for 1040 5th Avenue, Unit 5/6C

Building/Complex1040 5th AveFloor-Stories17Residences28Pet PolicyAllowedYear Built1930Building AgePre-warBuilding Type-

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$12,826 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

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Property Information for 1040 5th Avenue, Unit 5/6C

Unit Information
    Unit Details
  • Configuration: Duplex
  • Dining Type: Formal
  • Exposures: North East West
  • Floor Has Laundry: No
  • Home Offices Total: 0
  • Kitchen Type: Eat-in
  • Possible Beds Total: 4
  • Terrace Unit: No
  • Unit Has Balcony: No
  • Unit Has Den: No
  • Unit Has Foyer: No
  • Unit Has Garden: No
  • Unit Has Juliet Balcony: No
  • Unit Has Library: No
  • Unit Has Patio: No
  • Unit Has Roof Deck: No
  • Unit Has Roof Rights: No
  • Unit Is Penthouse: No
  • Unit Legal Rooms Total: 12
  • Unit Pet Policy: Pets allowed
  • Views Remarks: Park
    Unit Sale Info
  • Maint CC Amount: $12,826
  • Maximum Financing Percent: .00%
  • Percent Of Common Elements: .00%
  • Tax Deduction Percent: 33.00%
Building Information
    Building Access
  • Doorman: FullTime
  • Lobby Attendance Type: No
  • Lobby Attendant: No
  • Security Type: Doorman
    Occupancy Details
  • Building Pet Policy: Pets allowed
  • Number Of Units Total: 28
    Structure Details
  • Building General Condition: Good
  • Building Name: TENNFORT CORP
  • Building Type: Elevator
  • Cross Street: East 85th Street & East 86th Street
  • Elevators Total: 2
  • Is Pre-war: Yes
    Zoning / Development
  • Tax Block: 1497
  • Tax Lot: 0001
  • Lot Width: 0
    Building Features
  • Building Has Courtyard: No
  • Building Has Garden: No
  • Building Has Roof Deck: No
  • Has Bike Storage: No
  • Has Fitness Room: No
  • Has Garage: No
  • Has Health Club: No
  • Has Laundry: No
  • Has Pool: No
  • Has Storage: No
  • Has Terrace: No
  • Washer Dryer Allowed In Building: Yes
Listing Details
    Listing Details
  • Is In New Development: No
  • Is Sponsor Listing: No

Property History for 1040 5th Avenue, Unit 5/6C

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciationLink
Jul 15, 2019Price Change

RLS #CORC-5731527

Apr 26, 2019Listed (Active)

RLS #CORC-5731527

DateEvent & SourcePrice
Price Change

RLS #CORC-5731527

Listed (Active)

RLS #CORC-5731527


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Schools near 1040 5th Avenue, Unit 5/6C

Marymount School Of New YorkPrivatePK-120.1 mi
St Ignatius Loyola SchoolPrivateK-80.1 mi
Solomon Schechter School Of ManhattanPrivateK-80.1 mi
Regis High SchoolPrivate9-120.1 mi

Marymount School Of New York

PK-12, 0.1 mi, Private


St Ignatius Loyola School

K-8, 0.1 mi, Private


Solomon Schechter School Of Manhattan

K-8, 0.1 mi, Private


Regis High School

9-12, 0.1 mi, Private


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1040 5th Avenue, Unit 5/6C is a co-op for sale in Upper East Side, Manhattan, NY 10028. This property was listed for sale on April 26, 2019 by The Corcoran Group at $7,995,000. Nearby schools include Trinity School, Manhattan Bridges High School and Robert Louis Stevenson School. 1040 5th Avenue, Unit 5/6C is a 4-bed, 4.5-bath, co-op built in 1930.

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