Architect César Pelli's San Remo Apartment Asks $26M

Windows line the wall of the grand living room.Renowned starchitect César Pelli of architecture firm Pelli Clarke Pelli is asking $26M for the airy San Remo apartment he paid $17.5M for 2 years ago.

Boasting 5,000 square feet of sun-soaked living space, the apartment was “splendidly overhauled” and “harmoniously merges modern comforts with classical beauty,” according to the listing. A private elevator accesses the home, where guests enter through a gallery that leads to the grand living room. A graciously proportioned kitchen and dining room offer dazzling park views and original molding and oak herringbone floors flow throughout. Completing the home are 5 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms including a lovely master suite..

Douglas Elliman’s Abigail Agranat and Andrew Darwin represent the listing, which was reported by Curbed.

Original herringbone wood floors run throughout the home. A peek down a hallway. The industrial kitchen boasts restaurant-grade appliances. Built-ins line the walls of the entry gallery. A peek at the master bathroom's soaking tub.