Historic Residence Once the writing studio of the great American Historian, Arthur Schlesinger Jr., this jewel box two bedroom, one bath apartment is located in one the most exclusive coops in the Beekman neighborhood. This cozy home features a wood burning fireplace as the focal point of a gracious Living Room with divine southern views overlooking the exquisitely landscaped private courtyard garden and the East River. The apartment is also graced with wonderful built-ins, a windowed chef’s kitchen, renovated bathroom and CAC . Positioned at the end of lush tree lined East 51st Street, the Beekman Arms is a sanctuary from the buzz of city life while offering the extraordinary amenities of a premier full service building. This full-service building was designed in 1924 by renowned architect, James E.R. Carpenter is just seconds away from the walking path along the East River. Rich with amenities the building has multiple communal gardens including a roof garden with panoramic views, a fitness center and private storage. Absolutely one of the best buildings in this prestigious neighborhood, this perfect home must be seen!