Renowned novelist and poet Erica Jong’s New York apartment is on sale for $4.25 million. The house has two bedrooms and two baths on nearly 3,000 square feet.
Erica Jong is a famous American novelist known for her best-selling novel ‘Fear of Flying (1973).’ She has been residing in the house with her husband, Ken Burrows, for over three decades.
Erica Jong, who is now 81 years, has decided to sell the apartment to move closer to her grandchildren. Thanks to its location, the apartment offers spectacular skyline views of New York City, making it an excellent option for people who enjoy heights.
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Located In Imperial Rower
This classy and beautiful apartment is located on the 27th floor of The Imperial, 69th Street in the Upper East Side, New York. Initially, Imperial was designed to be a hotel, but was converted to beautiful apartments on the 30 floors.
The tower offers plenty of shared amenities for the apartment residents, including elevator operators, a yoga studio, a dressmaker, a game room, a gym and fitness center.
This Manhattan tower is close to iconic buildings and sites, including The Central Park, Trump Tower, Park Avenue Armory, and Lenox Hill. There are many shopping malls, restaurants, and nearby museums that are ideal for recreational activities. Also, celebrities like Madonna, Ricky Martin, and Woody Allen own apartments in this luxury neighborhood.
Erica Jong’s apartment boasts of dignified comfort in every room. The spacious entry foyer welcomes a calm, warm space with ambient hardwood floors and long white walls with golden accents.
The immediate door of the entry foyer leads you to the dining room with three sets of classy dining sets. Adjacent to the dining area is a modern kitchen with stainless steel countertops and plenty of kitchen appliances like a dishwasher and an oven.
The living room boasts of long white accent walls, brown hardwood floors, modern sofa sets, and rugs. A large inbuilt bookshelf in the living room is fitted with a wide array of books.
There’s also a library with a wall to wall bookcases explicitly designed for reading and relaxing. The large windows in every room allow natural light and create great outside views of the amazing New York City.
You can spend quality time at the solarium as you watch the central park area when you are not in the living room, library, or bedroom. The solarium is well-enclosed with high-quality, energy-efficient windows and has plenty of plants to spruce up the environment.
If you work or study at home, you are well sorted in this apartment because there’s a private room with an office desk and chair, which offers a calm, quiet environment for work or studies.
All bedrooms are spacious, but the primary bedroom and bath are bigger. The walls in every bedroom are white, and each room has a king-size bed, a bedside table, a chair, and a rug, among other accessories, to make you comfy and relaxed.
About Erica Jong
Erica Jong is an American novelist born on March 26, 1942. ‘Fear of Flying,’ is her all-time best-selling novel, but she has written many more, including ‘Fear of Dying,’ ‘Fanny,’ ‘Witches,’ ‘How to Save Your Own Life,’ and many more.
This legendary author bought the house on sale in 1990 with her husband, and has currently listed it for sale after occupying it for three decades.
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