This extraordinary penthouse residence, the top floor of the South Tower at the Time Warner Center, is being offered for sale for the first time. This approx. 8,500sf apartment is a rare combination of grand space, incredible light, dramatic views and excellence in design and execution. Designer Tony Ingraos vision was to create one of the most sophisticated, stunning and elegant residences in New York City. The level of custom finishes throughout is unparalleled, beginning with the private elevator entrances inlaid stone floors and continuing into the dramatic 42 long living room with floor to ceiling windows overlooking Central Park, dual fireplaces, doors and flooring made of Bubinga wood, and beams and moldings of Padouk wood. Off the living room is a handsome wood-paneled corner den with fireplace. Beside the den is a dramatic 22 dining room with beautiful marble floors, textured skin walls and far-reaching views of the City and Central Park. The professional chefs kitchen has a center island with sink and gas cooktop, top-of-the-line appliances, Alba Chiara marble countertops and custom sycamore cabinetry by Poliform. A cozy breakfast area off the kitchen leads into a corner north-west facing media room with views over the Hudson River. A staff room with ensuite bath is also located in this wing of the apartment. Flanking the other side of the living room is the library with hide upholstered walls and fireplace. Next to the library is the corner master bedroom suite. This suite is unmatched in comfort and luxury. There are two separate marble bathrooms and two dressing rooms with exquisite custom cabinetry providing generous storage. Continuing past the master suite to the western wing are four more bedrooms with ensuite baths. One of the bedrooms is currently a home gym and another is configured as a golf simulator. The apartment is fully wired for technology including central A/C and heating zones, Crestron system, security system, touch panels in every room which manage lighting, temperature and electronic window shades.Designed by Skidmore, Owings and Merill, 25 Columbus Circle is an elegant, white-glove condominium located in the prestigious Time Warner Center with a grand and beautiful entrance on 58th Street. Residents enjoy 24-hour doorman and concierge services, full-time superintendent and attentive staff, valet parking/garage, landscaped terrace with river views, massage room, playroom, state-of-the-art fitness center, swimming pool with City views, private screening room, pet terrace, Mandarin Oriental's five-star Zen spa services, and a private meeting room with Central Park views, catering kitchen and dining area that accommodates up to 40 people. Situated in a dynamic neighborhood at the entrance to Central Park, the Time Warner Center at Columbus Circle contains over 50 high-end shops and boutiques, cafes and fine dining, Whole Foods, and Jazz at Lincoln Center performance venue.