229 East 48th Street, Unit 2/3

229 E 48th St Midtown East, Manhattan, NY 10017

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Rare opportunity to rent a sprawling duplex with private terrace in a 25’ wide townhouse in one of Manhattan’s most charming and historic locations. Once the storied home of E.B.White, 229 East 48th is located in Turtle Bay Gardens, a landmarked group of 20 townhomes on 48th and 49th streets between Second and Third Avenues with a shared private beautiful garden courtyard with winding paths, terra cotta sculptures, and dense vegetation.
This 3BR/2.5BA duplex, spread over the the second and third floors


  • Floor Thru
  • Entire Floor
  • Master Ensuite
  • Street Scape
  • Park Views
  • Private Terrace
  • Common Garden
  • Common Outdoor Space

Property Details for 229 East 48th Street, Unit 2/3

Days on Market35
Rental IncentivesNo Fee
Available Date10/01/2020
Lease Term12-36 months
Total Rooms7.0
Compass TypeRental
MLS Type-
Year Built1900
CountyNew York County


229 E 48th St

3 Units5 StoriesBuilt in 1900

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Building Information for 229 East 48th Street, Unit 2/3

Building/Complex229 E 48th StFloor-Stories5Residences3Pet Policy-Year Built1900Building Size25' x 79'Building Sq. Ft9,875 SF

Property History for 229 E 48th St, Unit 2/3

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Sep 24, 2020

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DateEvent & SourcePrice

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Schools near 229 East 48th Street, Unit 2/3

The Beekman SchoolPrivate9-120.1 mi
The Family SchoolPrivatePK-60.2 mi
Aaron SchoolPrivateK-60.2 mi
Lyceum Kennedy French American SchoolPrivatePK-120.2 mi

The Beekman School

9-12, 0.1 mi, Private


The Family School

PK-6, 0.2 mi, Private


Aaron School

K-6, 0.2 mi, Private


Lyceum Kennedy French American School

PK-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.

Midtown East
A classic New York neighborhood with a contemporary vibe. Steps from Manhattan’s most iconic sites, Midtown East is home to a world-class cultural scene, plus an endless array of options for shopping, eating, and drinking.

Neighborhood Map and Transit

229 East 48th Street, Unit 2/3 is available for rent in Midtown East, Manhattan, NY 10017. This property was listed on September 25, 2020 by Compass at $9,950. This listing's school district is Nyc Geog District # 2 - Manhattan. Nearby schools include Manhattan Bridges High School, New Design High School and Nyc Lab Ms For Collaborative Studies. 229 East 48th Street, Unit 2/3 is a 3-bed, 2.5-bath, a property built in 1900. This address can also be written as 229 E 48th St, Unit 2/3.

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