Simply THE BEST! Nothing compares to this Impeccably designed CONDO by Shelton, Mindel & Associates.This exceptional, brand new five-bedroom, four-and-a-half-bath residence at the Marquand offers 3,839 square feet (357 m2) of extraordinary space and light. Located between FITH AND MADISON Avenues. This rarely available pre-War Beaux-Arts Revival style condominium pied-a-terre or full-time home boasts a prime location on the corner of 68th Street and Madison Avenue , less then one block from Central Park. With soaring 10' ceilings, grand proportions, a sprawling open layout, and an abundance of oversized windows, the architecture of the space and building marries classic Upper East Side luxury with a sophisticated modern sensibility. A private elevator opens to the elegant entry foyer, where an adjacent wood-paneled gallery leads to the gracious corner living room with wood-burning fireplace sculpted in Travertine marble, two large wine coolers and flowing seamlessly to a corner dining room. Enormous bay windows flood these public rooms with Southern light and offer picturesque views of 68th Street. An open eat-in contemporary chef's kitchen with center island, Bulthaup cabinetry, and appliances by Sub-Zero, Wolf, and Gaggenau flows seamlessly into the windowed family room complete with media niche and concealed audio visual closet, with Steinway and Sons Speakers, Invisible Speakers and Home Automation by Savan. The master suite encompasses a windowed corner sitting room.Private service quarters, including a separate service elevator and hall, spacious windowed bedroom with en suite bath, and utility closet with washer and vented dryer, facilitate seamless entertaining and luxurious daily living alike. Service and amenities include 24-hour doorman and concierge, fitness center , kids’ lounge.