It’s Free to Look: The Ridiculously Versatile Lenox Hill Townhouse

So you want a townhouse all to yourself? That’s not so easy to afford in tony Lenox Hill these days. But with five bedrooms, currently configured as a two-family home, this 19th-century place promises plenty of room to share.

This 3,800-square-foot townhouse on East 69th Street and listed at Sotheby’s includes a ground-level duplex that features two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a fireplace and access to the backyard garden. The upper-level triplex has a “gracious” parlor floor, two bedrooms, a den and renovated bathrooms and kitchen. You can live in it, work in it, rent it all for $4.2 million.

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