From LLNYC’s Look at Listings: A Baroque palace on the UES

115 East 79th Street

From LLNYC’s Look at Listings: If you’ve ever been in a townhouse but found yourself longing for the decadence of a Baroque-filled Italian palace, then this $19.4 million home is certainly the one for you.

Built in 1903, the home spans 6,800 square feet, and comes with five bedrooms, four-and-a-half bathrooms, a library (which could be converted into a sixth bedroom), seven wood-burning fireplaces, two kitchens, a formal dining room, a basement gym, two terraces, a three-tiered Italianate garden with an antique fountain and wishing well, and more character than we’ve seen in a while. [more]