159 East 78th Street

Upper East Side, Manhattan, NY 10075

$7,225,000
Last Sold Price
4
Beds
4
Baths
1
1/2 Bath
Sq. Ft.
/ Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.

Description

There are a few streets in New York City that are especially beautiful, sweet townhouse blocks. It is well known on the Upper East Side that 78th Street is one of the prettiest townhouse streets. On 78th between Lexington and third Avenues there is a row of Landmarked brick houses with white trim windows that is particularly charming and memorable. 159 East 78th is one of those houses, famous for their European/downtown look and feel, with long windows and lovely details and scale, as well as for...

Amenities

  • Top Floor
  • Private Terrace
  • Common Outdoor Space
  • Gym
  • Working Fireplace
  • High Ceilings
  • Walk Up
  • Formal Dining Room

Location

Property Details for 159 East 78th Street

StatusSold
Days on Market70
Taxes$3,692 / month
Maintenance-
Min. Down Pymt-
Total Rooms1.0
Compass TypeTownhouse
MLS TypeHouse/Building
Year Built1861
Lot Size1,839 SF / 18' x 102'
CountyNew York County

Building

159 EAST 78 STREET HOUSE

1 Units3 StoriesBuilt in 1861

Listing Agent

Contact Agent(s)

Location

Listing Agents

  1. Alexa Lambert

    Alexa Lambert

    Listing Agent

    Compass

  2. Marc Achilles

    Marc Achilles

    Listing Agent

    Compass

Building Information for 159 East 78th Street

Stories3Year Built1861Building Size18' x 38'Building Sq. Ft2,052 SFLot Size1,839 SF / 18' x 102'Building AgePre-warBuilding TypeTownhouse

Payment Calculator

$27,905 per month

30 year fixed, 2.95% Interest

Principal and Interest

$24,213

Property Taxes

$3,692

Maintenance/Common Charges

$0

Property History for 159 East 78th Street

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciationLink
Jun 15, 2021

Listed (Active)

Manual

$7,750,000
Dec 5, 2019

Sold

Manual

$7,225,000
Dec 5, 2019

Sold (Public Record)

ACRIS #2019121600271002

$7,225,000
DateEvent & SourcePrice
06/15/2021

Listed (Active)

Manual

$7,750,000
12/05/2019

Sold

Manual

$7,225,000
12/05/2019

Sold (Public Record)

ACRIS #2019121600271002

$7,225,000

For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Schools near 159 East 78th Street


SchoolTypeGradesDistanceRating
The Allen-Stevenson SchoolPrivateK-90.1 mi
NR
Birch Wathen Lenox SchoolPrivateK-120.1 mi
NR
St. Jean Baptiste High SchoolPrivate9-120.1 mi
NR
Ramaz SchoolPrivate9-120.2 mi
NR

The Allen-Stevenson School

K-9, 0.1 mi, Private

NR

Birch Wathen Lenox School

K-12, 0.1 mi, Private

NR

St. Jean Baptiste High School

9-12, 0.1 mi, Private

NR

Ramaz School

9-12, 0.2 mi, Private

NR

School ratings and boundaries are provided by GreatSchools.org and Pitney Bowes. This information should only be used as a reference. Proximity or boundaries shown here are not a guarantee of enrollment. Please reach out to schools directly to verify all information and enrollment eligibility.

Upper East Side
Upper East Side
An upscale neighborhood with affluent roots. Although the Upper East Side is best known for upscale real-estate, well-known prep schools and designer boutiques, affordable apartments and relaxed living are easy to find in this quiet and bright neighborhood.

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