226 E 49TH Street

New York City, NY, 10017

$10,250,000

$1,281 per ft²
$10,250,000
$1,281 per ft²
Sold
Sold
beds
6 Beds
baths
6 Baths
carpenters-square
8,000 ft²
property_type
Residential
38FT WIDE TOWNHOUSE WITH GARAGE

An integral part of the Turtle Bay Gardens Historic District, the Hunnewell Mansion presents a once in a lifetime opportunity to create a magnificent home unlike any other in New York City.

Established in 1918 by Charlotte Hunnewell and redesigned by architects Edward Dean & William Bottomley, Turtle Bay Gardens is a private enclave of 20 homes that share a common garden filled with mature trees, shrubs and multiple fountains. Steeped in history, notable past residents of Turtle Bay Gardens include Bob Dylan, Ruth Gordon, June Havoc, Katharine Hepburn, Garson Kanin, Henry Luce, Ricardo Montalban, Maxwell Perkins, Tyrone Power, Maria Bowen Chapin, Stephen Sondheim, Leopold Stokowski, and E. B. White.

Truly palatial in size, 226 East 49th Street was originally two homes that were combined by Charlotte Hunnewell to serve as her primary residence. Offering over 8000 sqft, and five floors of living space, the possibilities are endless for how this historic home can be reimagined. From the street, the home displays a regency-style fa ade with Dutch gables, while the rear of the home exudes Mediterranean attributes. Notable features of the home include five wood burning fireplaces, curb cut with a one car garage and original millwork.

Currently architect ready, this one-of-a-kind home allows for endless options dependent on your needs.
MLS® ID:
RPLU-33421829056
Listed:
6/1/22
Updated:
10/6/22

Interior Features

Kitchen Appliances
Washer Dryer Allowed
Total Bedrooms
6
Full Bathrooms
5
Half Bathrooms
1
Fireplace
Wood Burning

Other Property Details

Garage
Yes
Parking
Y
View
N
County
New York
Pool
No
Total Stories
1

Property History

Date
Event
Price
Value
8/30/22
Sold
-
-
8/30/22
Price Change
$10,250,000
-2%
6/14/22
Active Under Contract
-
-

Courtesy of Corcoran Group

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