155 Lexington is a five-story, single-family townhouse in Murray Hill. This piece of real estate has been rebuilt from the ground up with no detail spared. The home now offers modern amenities, state-of-the-art security and approximately 4,800 total square feet.
Upon entering the home, residents are greeted by an elegant marble-floored vestibule with sitting area, closets and powder room. The double parlor features 4-inch wide plank hardwood floors, 12-foot high ceilings and 9-foot windows, which offer east and west exposures, catching the glorious sunrise and sunset light, as well as a partial view of the Empire State Building. There is an expertly appointed gourmet kitchen with a 6-burner gas range, stainless steel hood and two dishwashers. The kitchen even offers a Carrera marble-topped center island with seating for casual dining. The formal dining area and the spacious family room with surround sound speakers face the lushly landscaped garden. There is a centrally positioned gas fireplace, and the library is situated between the living room and the formal dining room. The master suite encompasses the entire third floor of the home. It houses a plethora of closets, a gas fireplace, surround sound speakers, garden views and an en suite bath. The en suite bath features a Zen-style soaking tub, double-stall shower, his and hers sinks and a bidet. The adjoining room can be used for an office or library with wet bar and has west-facing views of the Empire State Building. The fourth floor contains two bedrooms, each with walk-in closets and marble en suite baths. There is also a separate washer and dryer located on the fourth floor. The fifth floor's rear bedroom contains a full bath and a roof terrace, which overlooks the garden, while the front bedroom offers a gym/game room and a kitchenette. The finished basement contains a media room and theatre, a multi-purpose room with en-suite bath, a 500-bottle wine cellar, laundry room, additional storage and boiler and mechanics room. The basement is accessible from the garden and the first floor. The entire house is fitted with surround sound speakers, state-of-the-art alarm systems and security cameras with web access. 155 Lexington Avenue is a prime piece of New York real estate available for the discerning buyer.