Socialite Gayfryd Steinberg sells UES home after $7M chop

Gayfryd Steinberg as soon as dominated New York’s ’80s Nouvelle Society along with her late

Gayfryd Steinberg as soon as dominated New York’s ’80s Nouvelle Society along with her late husband, company raider Saul Steinberg — earlier than they offered their 740 Park Ave. home to Blackstone’s Stephen Schwarzman and auctioned a few of their most prized possessions.

She is now married to Vanity Fair author Michael Shnayerson, mountain climbing within the Swiss Alps, trying as glamorous as ever — and has lastly offered her Upper East Side townhouse.

The value — $11.6 million, according to property records — is much lower than the $18.75 million she requested for simply final year.

The five-story, 20-foot-wide brownstone is at 46 E. 73rd St.

At 8,310 sq. ft, it comes with 5 bedrooms and 5½ bogs.

Steinberg bought the townhouse in 2002 for $5.3 million from artwork collector Donald Rubell.

The formal townhouse opens with a lobby that leads right into a gallery with an open spiral staircase.

There’s an eat-in chef’s kitchen that faces the road, with stairs resulting in a renovated basement.

Striking options embrace a eating room with bookshelves and an open, double-height ceiling. The eating room additionally opens to a sq., formal backyard.

The parlor flooring boasts a double library lined with books and a woodburning fire, together with an atrium with a skylight and an iron-and-brass railing round an open part above the bottom flooring eating room, together with massive home windows overlooking the backyard.

One of the 5 bedrooms within the five-story home.

Sotheby’s International Realty


The 20-foot-foot brownstone sits on quiet East 73rd Street.

Sotheby’s International Realty

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There’s additionally a proper front room with a woodburning fire, lacquered partitions, Georgian moldings and huge home windows going through East 73rd Street.

The major bed room takes up the third flooring with two bogs and a dressing room with three massive walk-in closets.

There are extra bedrooms on the fourth and fifth flooring, together with a home office.

The completed basement encompasses a gymnasium and wine storage. The itemizing brokers are Kathryn Steinberg and Armin Allen of Sotheby’s.