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221 West 82nd Street / The Rousseau, APT 9B

Apartment 9B is a smart, spacious 1 bedroom - 1.5 bathroom residence with all new appliances and original details in the historic Upper West Side Emory Roth building at 221 W. 82nd Street. There is no board approval required and a washer & dryer can be added.

With exposures to the North and East and views of Central Park and the cupola of Church of the Holy Trinity -- described as "one of the finest examples of Byzantine architecture" in America - this beautiful pre-war retreat gets stunning light throughout the day.

The elegant entry foyer leads to the living room, in which there is a plentitude of space that is perfect for formal / casual dining, entertaining, and relaxing. It leads to the eat-in, windowed kitchen, which has new appliances and houses the powder room, which is also windowed. The kitchens cabinetry is of white lacquer and has all new electrical.

The king-sized bedroom with multiple exposures has a walk-in closet and en-suite bathroom, which is windowed, brand new (including plumbing), and features a gracious soaking tub. The berber wool carpet in the bedroom is new and soft to the touch.

Other features of the home include:

Exceptional storage space;

Original hardwood floors;

Gorgeous crown molding;

Original doorknobs;

Ceilings of over 9;

New air conditioning units; and

New, ultra-quiet windows.

221 W. 82nd Street - The Rousseau - exhibits some of the finest New York architecture and credits as its conceiver the venerable Emory Roth. The building is a condop (meaning no board interview / approval) and is exceptionally well-staffed.

The roof and roof terrace at The Rousseau are new and the terrace features sail shade, dining area, lounge chairs for sun worshipping, a turf area for tikes, a garden, and beautiful landscaping.

Other amenities include 24 doorman, live-in super, central laundry, private storage, and bike storage. 221 W. 82nd Street is pet-friendly, has an exceptional reserve fund, and allows for pied-a-terres. It is close to all the best parts of the Upper West Side.

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  • Storage Room
  • Nursery
  • Bike Storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooftop Deck
  • Doorman
  • Laundry


221 West 82nd Street,
New York, NY,
Year Built
Building type
1, B, C, 2, 3

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