1255 5th Ave #3-CDE$2,990,000Sold

ARCHITECTURALLY STUNNING LOFT SPACE ON UPSCALE FIFTH AVENUE WITH FRONT-ROW VIEWS OF CENTRAL PARK! A Fifth Avenue Rarity SIX OVERSIZED PARK FACING WINDOWS invite abundance of natural light to stream through. When light and view come together inside an impressive space, a bit of magic happens. Big light, big view and big space meld gloriously, yielding a creative vitality. This lofty gem with broad 50' CENTRAL PARK VIEWS and soaring 14FT CEILINGS with a TERRACE, was the former home of the great American portrait photographer ANNIE LEIBOVITZ an artist who understood light, creativity and space. All around you is space voluminous, magnificent, stupendous space OPTIONS APLENTY: This 4BR 3,042 SF loft has an Extremely Flexible Layout:It has two wings East and West. There are two levels main floor and mezzanine. There are two entrances, two kitchens, two living rooms, two main bedroom suites and too many great configurations and uses to explore. Need to RENT OUT the west wing as its own apartment? You can do that. Want to LIVE/WORK here? That can be explored. Want to HAVE live-in help or guests in the back apartment? That's a fine option as well. Want to ENJOY ALL of this glorious condo for yourself? That's just perfect too 1255 Fifth Avenue is a Museum Mile PRE-WAR CONDOMINIUM CLASSIC. Built in 1925, this handsome building proudly faces Conservatory Gardens and Meer Lake in Central Park. The building has 52 apartments on eight floors. It offers a landscaped roof garden, exercise room, a beloved live-in super, 24-hour doorman, washer/dryer on each floor, private storage rooms, a bike room and easy access to transportation (buses and 2, 3 and 6 trains). If a front row seat to Central Park and a big, soulful, flexible pre-war condo are your priorities, then this rare, famed, loft secret gem is your perfect place. Welcome!



3,042 Sq.Ft. LIVING AREA

Brian K.  Lewis

Brian K. Lewis

Features & Amenities


  • total bedrooms4
  • Total bathrooms4
  • full bathrooms3
  • half bathroom1
  • Laundry room Common Area
  • other interior Features Den

Area & Lot

  • Status Sold
  • Living Area3,042 Sq.Ft.
  • MLS® IDOLRS-1899962
  • YEAR BUILT1925
  • Architecture StylesPrewar


  • HOA AmenitiesBicycle Storage, Electricity Included, Fitness Center, Storage Facilities
  • other exterior FeaturesBuilding Roof Deck, Terrace


  • Sales Price$2,990,000
  • Real Estate Tax $18,156/yr
  • HOA Fees $3,128

Work With Brian

18 years being recognized as a top producer – one of NYC’s and America’s preeminent closers who has fun fulfilling the property dreams of clients. Earning this recognition every day continually bringing sales clients the best prices from the best buyers, and nimbly guiding buyers to their dream homes.