Gracious living awaits you at The Veneto, an exclusive amenity-rich condominium in one of the most desirable neighborhoods of Manhattan. Welcome home to Residence 1802, brimming with elegance and bathed in natural light from floor-to-ceiling windows. This spacious, finely-designed apartment invites you into a lovely entry foyer and opens to a large corner living/dining room that is perfection for entertaining. Lounge with guests and serve meals, coffee and cocktails while gazing out walls of glass at dramatic northeast views of the city and sparkling lights at night. The sleek state-of-the-art kitchen sits nearby and offers every amenity for the chef. Premium Viking & Bosch stainless steel appliances, a fully-integrated European Sub-Zero refrigerator-freezer, black granite countertops and top-quality cabinetry enhance the culinary experience. An open breakfast area enjoys brilliant sunlight and eastern views. Unwind in your tranquil king-size primary bedroom set privately at the opposite end of the apartment. This tranquil retreat features amazing closet space with a big 5’5”x5’7” walk-in plus expansive secondary closets, beautiful high-end carpeting, and fabulous oversized windows. Freshen up in the sunny, spa-inspired en-suite windowed bath styled with double sinks, a relaxing soaking tub, separate shower, Toto toilet, and travertine marble flooring. The second bedroom with sizable closet is also brightened by floor-to-ceiling windows and makes a great home office as well. The guest bath in the hall adjoins, richly-appointed with marble and a chic rectangular sink vanity. Other alluring highlights of this luxury oasis include gorgeous Brazilian cherry wood flooring, a generous coat closet in the foyer, pantry off the kitchen and abundant closets throughout, and a convenient washer-dryer. Built in 2007 by the Related Companies, the statuesque Veneto at 250 East 53rd Street was conceived by award-winning architects Davis Brody Bond, with interiors impeccably crafted by Adam D. Tihany. The coveted building boasts a grand double-height lobby wrapped in timeless wood, attended by a 24-hour doorman & concierge. Elevating the lifestyle is a top-notch staff, onsite parking garage, Fitness lifestyle by Equinox gym, Giardino serenity garden, Terzo Piano entertainment lounge, children’s playroom, bike room, and private storage. The location is excellent, near upscale shopping, dining and cultural destinations, as well as the East River. A block away are the 6, E and M subway lines. Pets are welcomed!