205 East 78th Street, Unit 14J

205 E 78th St Upper East Side, Manhattan, NY 10075

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Property Details for 205 East 78th Street, Unit 14J

Total Rooms5.0
Year Built1931
Compass TypeCo-op
MLS Type-
Maintenance$3,090.96 / month
Minimum Down Payment25%
CountyNew York County


205 E 78th St

218 Units20 StoriesBuilt in 1931

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No detail was overlooked during the meticulous renovation of this elegant one bed, two bath pre-war home on an ideal Upper East Side block. Apartment 14J features a wood-burning fireplace, stunning oak herringbone flooring, custom wainscot paneling, and an abundance of customized storage throughout. The residence offers a windowed chef’s kitchen with a lovely breakfast room directly adjacent, a sun-drenched living room with Southern exposure, central AC, two windowed bathrooms and a charming home
... office. 14J is a classic and expertly designed residence, which truly exemplifies luxury living on the Upper East Side.

As you enter through the foyer, walls embellished with gorgeous mahogany wood paneling captivate the space and continue into the cleverly built-out office, creating a perfect divide between entry and living. Stepping into the open living area you’re greeted by large South-facing windows which deliver light throughout the day, high beamed ceilings and a wood burning fireplace. The bright and open living space is perfectly proportioned for gracious entertaining, with a dedicated spacious dining area as well an expansive living room. Custom built-in media cabinets provide extra storage and are easily concealed. A secondary bathroom with top of the line Urban Archeology fixtures and Lefroy Brooks fittings can be accessed from the living area as well.

The perfect breakfast nook featuring a leather built-in banquette, custom wainscot paneling, marble accents, chic sconces and a built-in media cabinet/bookshelf is directly off the mint renovated kitchen. The gourmet kitchen features top of the line stainless steel appliances including a Sub-Zero refrigerator, Wolf stove, and a paneled Asko dishwasher. Premium Calacatta marble countertops and backsplash, industrial light fixtures and custom windowed cabinets creating ample storage complete this gorgeous kitchen.

Multiple customized closets which were thoughtfully built out for maximum storage line the walls of the charming bedroom. Large North-facing windows bathe this room with light throughout the day. The serene windowed master bath features subway tile and is also outfitted with Urban Archeology fixtures and Lefroy Brooks fittings.

205 East 78th Street is located on a prime tree-lined block on the Upper East Side. This 20-story pre-war co-operative, originally constructed in 1925 and converted to a cooperative in 1987, features beautiful updated hallways, a full-time doorman, live-in superintendent, bike storage, storage units and common laundry. The maintenance includes utilities. Within close proximity to Central Park, amazing shops, restaurants and public transportation this location can’t be beat.

We are pleased to present the virtual walking tour of the property below. Use your cursor to touch on the white discs on the floor to move you through the space. Drag your mouse to provide a 360 viewing of the property.


Full-Time DoormanCity ViewsWorking FireplaceFireplaceDecorative MouldingsBuilt-InsHardwood FloorsElevator


Listing Agents

  1. Steve Dawson

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    P: 646.382.1074

  2. Robert Varvara

    Listing Agent


  3. Brandon Turner

    Listing Agent



    P: 917.502.1084

  4. Jenna Cohen

    Listing Agent


  5. Matthew Ryan

    Listing Agent


  6. Danelle Snider

    Listing Agent


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Building Information for 205 East 78th Street, Unit 14J

Building/Complex205 E 78th StFloor14Stories20Residences218Pet PolicyAllowedYear Built1931Building AgePre-warBuilding TypeHighrise

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$8,807 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

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Property History for 205 East 78th Street, Unit 14J

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciationLink
Oct 22, 2019Price Change

Manual #cb60e75a718dd738a132be296e49942c0d029814

Sep 4, 2019Listed (Active)

Manual #cb60e75a718dd738a132be296e49942c0d029814

Sep 16, 2005Sold (Public Records)

ACRIS #2005092902191001

DateEvent & SourcePrice
Price Change

Manual #cb60e75a718dd738a132be296e49942c0d029814

Listed (Active)

Manual #cb60e75a718dd738a132be296e49942c0d029814

Sold (Public Records)

ACRIS #2005092902191001


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

Schools near 205 East 78th Street, Unit 14J

Birch Wathen Lenox SchoolPrivateK-120.1 mi
The Allen-Stevenson SchoolPrivateK-90.1 mi
Jhs 167 Robert F WagnerPublic6-80.1 mi
St. Jean Baptiste High SchoolPrivate9-120.2 mi

Birch Wathen Lenox School

K-12, 0.1 mi, Private


The Allen-Stevenson School

K-9, 0.1 mi, Private


Jhs 167 Robert F Wagner

6-8, 0.1 mi, Public


St. Jean Baptiste High School

9-12, 0.2 mi, Private


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.

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205 East 78th Street, Unit 14J is a co-op for sale in Upper East Side, Manhattan, NY 10075. This property was listed for sale on September 4, 2019 by Compass at $1,695,000. It has been on the market for a total of 100 days and was last sold on September 16, 2005. Nearby schools include Manhattan Bridges High School, New Design High School and Nyc Lab Ms For Collaborative Studies. 205 East 78th Street, Unit 14J is a 1-bed, 2-bath, co-op built in 1931.

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