Even little kids know Santa Clause would never make it past the surly night doorman. No, a visit from Kris Kringle requires a proper working fireplace—an increasingly rare find in the city. Here, six hearths perfect for Christmas Eve (and the rest of the year).
$995,000 Park Slope two-bedroom co-op, you can play in Prospect Park a few blocks away and come home to a toasty fire. Perfection.
Neighborhood Central Harlem East Harlem Hamilton Heights Harlem Hudson Heights Inwood Manhattan Valley Morningside Heights Mt Morris Park Sugar Hill Washington Heights West Harlem Upper West Side Upper East Side Upper Manhattan Midtown West Midtown East Downtown Battery Park City Central Village Chelsea Chinatown Civic Center East Village Financial District Flatiron Gramercy Park Greenwich Village Little Italy Lower East Side Lower Manhattan Murray Hill Kips Bay Noho Nomad Soho Tribeca Union Square West 30S West Village Brooklyn Bay Ridge Bedford Stuyvesant Bensonhurst Boerum Hill Brooklyn Brooklyn Heights Bushwick Canarsie Carroll Gardens Clinton Hill Cobble Hill Columbia Street Wd Crown Heights Ditmas Park Downtown Brooklyn Dumbo Dyker Heights East Flatbush East New York East Williamsburg Flatbush Flatlands Fort Greene Gowanus Greenpoint Greenwood Manhattan Beach Midwood Park Slope Prospect Heights Prospect Lefferts Prospect Park South Prospect-Lefferts G Red Hook Redhook Seagate Sheepshead Bay South Slope Sunset Park Vinegar Hill Weeksville Williamsburg Williamsburg N Side Windsor Terrace Queens Astoria Belle Harbor Briarwood Corona Elmhurst Far Rockaway Flushing Forest Hills Forest Hills Garden Forest Hills Gardens Howard Beach Hunters Point Jackson Heights Kew Gardens Long Island City Rego Park Sunnyside Bronx Bedford Park Bronxdale Concourse Concourse Village Fieldston Fordham High Bridge Kingsbridge Marble Hill Morrisania Mott Haven North Riverdale Norwood Riverdale Soundview South Riverdale Spuyten Duyvil University Heights Westchester Square Locust Valley Long Beach Upper Brookville
Price up to $500,000 up to $750,000 up to $1,000,000 up to $1,250,000 up to $1,500,000 up to $2,000,000 up to $3,000,000 up to $5,000,000 up to $6,000,000 up to $7,000,000 up to $8,000,000 no maximum
Bedrooms studios or at least 1 bedroom at least 1 bedroom at least 2 bedrooms at least 3 bedrooms at least 4 bedrooms 5 or more bedrooms
Bathrooms at least 1 bathroom at least 1.5 bathrooms at least 2 bathrooms at least 2.5 bathrooms at least 3 bathrooms at least 3.5 bathrooms 4 or more bathrooms Presented by
Also in Park Slope, this
$1.495 million two-bedroom co-op takes up a brownstone's entire parlor floor—the second and grandest floor in this kind of historic house. Decorative fireplaces abound in the apartment, but the one in the living room is surrounded by built-in bookshelves (complete with rolling ladder!) and an ornate, carved mahogany and marble mantle.
$9.75 million Upper East Side townhouse has 13 rooms and six floors, along with three wood-burning fireplaces lined in custom brick in a herringbone pattern.
You'll find two wood-burning fireplaces in this
$9 million four-bedroom Greenwich Village co-op, including one in the dining area (above). The 18-foot vaulted ceilings and double- height windows aren't bad either.
The living room in this
$6.995 million four-bedroom East Village townhouse centers on a large hearth, which is broad enough to show off all your family photos and tchotchkes. Related: Six NYC kitchens big enough to cook a turkey (and all the fixins) Double the luxury: 7 NYC homes with his-and-hers sinks Open up your space with 7 stunning sets of French doors