This beautifully renovated, very bright, spacious, full floor 1 bedroom / 1. 5 bathroom with balcony in a gorgeous 20' wide townhouse with elevator is truly a rare find! This stunning pre-war apartment with beautiful hardwood floors has huge rooms: the classically grand living room has a wood-burning fireplace and sunny, north facing windows overlooking townhouse gardens; the oversized bedroom has two large south facing windows overlooking beautiful townhouses and trees on this prime block between Madison and Fifth, a fireplace, and spacious en-suite bath, and the large eat-in kitchen will delight any chef with abundant counter space, two windows, excellent storage, GE Profile appliances, and an oversized sink. Enjoy sitting on your lovely balcony where you can have a peaceful respite from New York City life. There are generous closets, white marble and tiled bathrooms, and there is a laundry room and storage in the building. 7 East 81st Street is on one of the most desirable streets on the Upper East Side and is located just off Fifth Avenue. Enjoy Central Park, Fifth Avenue museums, and Madison Avenue shopping and restaurants just a stones throw away.