$6,000,000222 E 61st Street Building

222 E 61st Street Building, New York City, NY, 10065


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5 Bedrooms
5 Full Baths
4,348 SqFt
Schools Nearby
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Property Facts and Features

Home TypeTownhouse

Year Built1910

CoolingCentral Air

FireplaceWood Burning

MLS #OLRS-00010029076


About 222 E 61st Street Building, New York City, NY, 10065

Income producing or ideally suited for a conversion to ONE FAMILY.<br><br>Totally renovated in 2012 this lovely townhouse can be converted from a 2 family to single family building with additional air-rights for expansion.<br><br>On the first floor the duplex apartment (approximately 3056 sqft) features one bedroom and one full bathroom with shower, eat -in kitchen, a gorgeous living room with fireplace and a lovely dining room that leads to a very spacious garden (740 qsft) perfect for gathering. <br>The upper level features the primary bedroom with its ensuite large windowed bathroom facing a large terrace facing back gardens. It also have a large walking closet.<br>The third bedroom has been convertible as a full studio with very high ceiling, a kitchenette and a large marble bathroom (separate entrance on the upper level). <br><br>The upper duplex (3rd and 4th floor) (approximately 2875 sqft) features an huge eat-in kitchen with a small terrace, a large living room, abundant closets and half bathroom, while on the upper level a very large and charming primary bedroom with high ceiling, a second bedroom and two ensuite bathrooms.<br><br>The townhouse offers as well 3000 Sqft of air rights.<br><br>This home was the residence of one of the most courageous and respected journalists, Oriana Fallaci. From, or in this residence, she interviewed and wrote about world leaders such as Gandhi, Golda Meir, Arafat, Ali Bhutto, Brandt, Shah Reza Pahlavi, Kissinger, South Vietnamese President Nguy'n Van Thi'u and North Vietnamese General V Nguyn Gip during the Vietnam War. Kissinger later wrote that it was "the single most disastrous conversation I have ever had with any member of the press". Alfred Hitchcock, and many more. She nailed them all.<br><br>The townhouse is occupied but will be delivered vacant at closing. Or rents could be renegotiated with the tenants.

Interior Features

  • Full Bathrooms:

  • Fireplace:

    Wood Burning

Exterior Features

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  • Cooling:

    Central Air


  • Originating MLS:

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  • Listing Office:

    Domus Realty
  • Listing Agent:

    Giampiero Rispo
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Schools Near 222 E 61st Street Building, New York City, NY, 10065

The school rating is a score out of 10, where 10 is the highest and 1 is the lowest. Outlined schools indicate they are assigned to this listing.



East Side Elementray School-PS 267 East Side Elementray School-PS 267 url

213 E 63rd St0.13 mi

Public District PK-3


PS 183 Robert L Stevenson PS 183 Robert L Stevenson url

419 E 66th St0.39 mi

Public District KG-5


PS 59 Beekman Hill International PS 59 Beekman Hill International url

231249 East 56th St0.91 mi

Public District KG-5



Ella Baker School Ella Baker School url

317 E 67th St0.35 mi

Public District PK-8


Jr High School 167 Robert F Wagner Jr High School 167 Robert F Wagner url

220 E 76th St0.76 mi

Public District 6-8


PS/Intermediate School 217 Roosevelt Island PS/Intermediate School 217 Roosevelt Island url

645 Main St0.87 mi

Public District PK-8



Urban Academy Laboratory High School Urban Academy Laboratory High School url

317 E 67th St0.35 mi

Public District 9-12


Vanguard High School Vanguard High School url

317 E 67th St # 4010.35 mi

Public District 9-12


Talent Unlimited High School Talent Unlimited High School url

317 E 67th St0.35 mi

Public District 9-12

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Frequently Asked Questions About 222 E 61st Street Building, New York City, NY, 10065

What is the listing price of this property?

The listing price of 222 E 61st Street Building property is $6,000,000.

What type of property is this?

The property 222 E 61st Street Building is a townhouse located in New York City, New York, 10065.

Is this property for sale now?

Active Listing: 222 E 61st Street Building is For Sale (Active/New) which means the seller is accepting offers.

How many bedrooms and bathrooms does this property have?

The property at 222 E 61st Street Building has 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms.

What is the square footage of this property?

The property 222 E 61st Street Building is 4,348 SqFt (source: MLS/tax record).

Which year was this property built?

The year of construction for 222 E 61st Street Building is 1910.
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Rocket HomesNew YorkNew York10065222 E 61st Street Building

This home is located at 222 E 61st Street Building in New York City, NY and zip code 10065 in the Upper East Side neighborhood. This 4,348 square foot home was built in 1910. Features: 5 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms. It has been listed on Rocket Homes since September 22, 2022 and is currently priced at $6,000,000. The neighbors living near this home have an average income of $92,204.

Between August 2022 and September 2022, New York, NY real estate market has seen increase in the number of listings by 4.1%. In September 2022 median list price was $850,223 and the average listing age was 77 days. In September 2022, from all listings sold in New York, NY there were more than 259 sold above asking price, over 894 sold below and more than 1180 were sold right at the asked price. The most common annual income of people living in New York, NY is between $35k-100k. Most families are single, no kids. The most common level of education of people living in this area is post secondary degree.

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