The epitome of charm and serenity is what you will find in apartment 2A at 535 East 72nd Street. This elegant apartment house is on a quiet cul-de-sac on East 72nd Street and the East River. This beautifully renovated, distinctive one-bedroom home features high ceilings, hardwood floors, partial River views, and a decorative fireplace. The combined living and dining room are ideal for quiet evenings at home or entertaining with charming streetscape views. The renovated open kitchen has an exposed brick wall and features custom cabinetry, a breakfast bar for casual meals, and high-end appliances. The generously proportioned bedroom also features plenty of light and a charming view. There is ample closet space and a renovated bath with a large walk-in rain shower. 535 East 72nd Street is part of a brownstone cooperative complex known as the Black and Whites. These pet and pied-a-terre buildings have a live-in super, storage (with a waiting list), bike storage, and a laundry room. The location is proximate to all modes of transportation including the 2nd Ave subway, shopping, great restaurants, two fabulous parks, and its own promenade. There is a 3% flip tax.