This sprawling duplex residence is in an ideal location off Fifth Avenue just moments from Central Park. With excellent separation between public and private space, this light, airy home offers approximately 3900 square feet for spacious living and grand entertaining. The main level presents a bright, commanding double-sized living room with a wall of windows facing north. A stepped down formal dining room features original panelling and flows into a large eat-in kitchen with stainless steel countertops and appliances fit for a professional chef: Garland commercial range, two additional Thermador ovens, Traulson and Subzero refrigerators, and 2 dishwashers. There is a home office/flex room adjacent to the kitchen as well as a full bath and powder room on this level. The private quarters on the 8th floor are accessed by a dramatic staircase with handsome stainless steel bannister and contain 3 bedrooms. The impressive primary bedroom includes a customized dressing room with ample closets and a sizable en suite marble bathroom. Two generous secondary bedrooms enjoy en suite bathrooms and plenty of closet space. Additionally there is a substantial sunken den with custom cabinetry which could be used as a media/game room or converted to a 4th bedroom. A large windowed laundry room with full-sized washer and dryer completes this lovely home. 3 East 69th Street is a premier, full service cooperative designed by distinguished architect Sylvan Bien. Built in 1938, the building is located on a beautiful park block convenient to museums, restaurants and shopping. The co-op permits up to 50% financing and either one dog or cat up to 25 pounds. Storage is available and there is a 2% flip tax paid by the purchaser.