6 glamorous apartments in New York

Carnegie Hill, Manhattan

The Gatsby, built in 1924, stands in a historic neighborhood one block from Central Park. This four bedroom condo, renovated and currently owned by James de Givenchy, a descendant of the French fashion house, and his wife, Gina, has hardwood floors, coffered ceilings, crown moldings and custom built-ins throughout; gastronomic cooking; living room, lunchroom; library; and three full bathrooms.

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Building amenities include a 24-hour doorman, superintendent, fitness room, and bike storage. $4,000,000. Matthew Cohen, Brown Harris Stevens, (201) 410-5496

Long Island City, Queens

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This three bedroom penthouse in the former Eagle Electric Factory starred in several television series. The two-story home features 13-foot ceilings, oversized recessed windows with electric blinds, an architectural staircase, a chef’s kitchen, spa bathrooms, a private rooftop terrace with its own irrigation system, and a breathtaking view of the city.

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The building offers a fitness center with swimming pool and sauna, residents’ lounge with games room, billiards room and catering kitchen. $4,995,000. Kirsten Jordan and Nicholas Lounsbury, Douglas Elliman, (917) 488-4016

Park Slope, Brooklyn

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Located in a historic Brooklyn neighborhood, this 1891 room is also a short walk to Prospect Park. The light-filled top floor corner unit has an exposed brick wall, hardwood floors, kitchen with custom cabinetry, laundry room and large bedroom overlooking a shared garden.

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A spiral staircase leads to a rooftop office with a glass wall and sliding doors to a terrace with views of the tree-lined neighborhood and the Manhattan skyline. $930,000. Katriona Kearney, Engel & Völkers Brooklyn DUMBO, (718) 643-6312

Upper West Side, Manhattan

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This two bedroom corner apartment is in a historic 1930 Emery Roth building, across from Central Park and the Natural History Museum. Details include herringbone floors, arched doorways, 12 windows, four walk-in closets, large living-dining room, chef’s kitchen with Vermont green granite countertops, and master bedroom with marble and stone bathroom.

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The building features an ornate lobby, fitness center, bike storage, game room, and separate storage rooms for the owners. $2,495,000. Michael J. Franco, Compass, (917) 817-4122

Boerum Hill, Brooklyn

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Built in the late 1890s, this four story brick townhouse has been renovated and divided into a two-bedroom duplex rental with private terrace and a four-bedroom owner triplex with garden. The owner’s home features exposed beams, two wood-burning fireplaces, central air conditioning, high-end modern kitchen, playroom, and master bedroom with walk-in closet, spa-like bathroom, and home office.

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Nearby are neighborhood parks, two metro lines, restaurants and services. $3,500,000. Terry Naini and Emilia Sultan, Brown Harris Stevens, (917) 841-1826

Bedford Park, Bronx

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This bright two bedroom apartment sits just outside the gates of the New York Botanical Garden and Fordham University. Features include king-sized bedrooms; a 30 foot living room and dining room; an updated kitchen with stone counters, deep sink and stainless steel appliances; a quartz tiled bathroom; and city views everywhere.

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The pet-friendly co-op has a supermarket and laundry room, and is close to three metro lines. $325,000. The Aaron and Geoff Team, Compass, (929) 269-3411

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