Rarely available Classic 6 with direct Central Park Views and private outdoor space. This elegant home has an abundance of natural light, spectacular views and is at the perfect floor height (just over Central Park's tree line) for one to appreciate the changing seasons in New York City. The traditional layout boasts a proper entry gallery that leads to a formal dining room and a large living room with oversized windows and a balcony facing the Park. The spacious Master Bedroom (also facing the Park) has an abundance of built-in closets and an en suite marble bathroom with a steam shower. The second bedroom is generously sized and currently setup as a library with a full bathroom in the hall that lends itself as a powder room when entertaining. Other features include, a large windowed kitchen, a separate maid's room/office with an en suite bathroom, central air, custom built-ins throughout and a basement storage bin that transfers with the apartment. Built in 1950, and designed by noted architect Sylvan Bien, 860 Fifth Avenue is a full service building with 24 hr doormen, attended elevators and a live-in resident manager. The building also offers an on-site gym and parking garage with access through the lobby and a discounted rate for residents. Conveniently located in the heart of the Upper East Side and close to all major transportation and many of the city's finest Museums, restaurants and shops.