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Two-story Midtown penthouse with huge terrace could induce drool at $1.34M

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High over Peachtree Street, it’s contemporary elegance indeed

A huge living room of a condo with white walls overlooking a large city.
Unit 3604 at 855 Peachtree Street NE: where checking traffic and watching Midtown’s evolution is possible from banquette seating.
Atlanta Fine Homes Sotheby’s International Realty; photography by Imoto.com

With top-floor views that won’t quit across two stories, this penthouse at the fittingly named Viewpoint condos in Midtown is being offered for the first time in five years, flaunting a few notable enhancements.

Occupying the 36th floor, the home’s marquee feature is probably the 550-square-foot, north-facing terrace upstairs, where a party of probably 50 (not right now) could enjoy a sweeping vista from Atlantic Station to Buckhead and Emory without craning their necks.

The kitchen, redone in 2018, exemplifies what’s described as modern elegance throughout these 2,141 square feet. Floor-to-ceiling windows abound.

Banquette seating (with views) off the kitchen is a nice touch. The bathroom marble was imported from Turkey and the floors on both levels are finished with walnut. The main bedrooms on both levels (two of three) are considered master suites. Beyond that, there’s a half-bath downstairs. It all looks conducive to a hip CEO’s existence.

A tall building in a condo with the word viewpoint in front of it.
The building’s entrance in the 800 block of Peachtree.

Other perks beyond the home include an electric-car charging station that comes with the two assigned spaces, a storage unit, and the building’s 92 WalkScore, which denotes a “Walker’s Paradise.”

It listed this week with Atlanta Fine Homes Sotheby’s International Realty for $1.34 million. When listed in 2015, it was aiming for about $300,000 less.

The only sale on record ($559,000) came a year after the building was completed in 2008.

Monthly HOA fees of $1,043 also apply, which grants access to 24/7 concierge services and a sky-high amenities level—with gardens, grilling areas, a large pool, and full gym—that still stands out among Midtown towers of this generation.

It’s one of less than a dozen built Midtown condos being offered at the moment for $1.2 million or higher.

A white and big living room with a huge pendant.
In the downstairs living room, an example of daring wallpaper seen throughout. The kitchen and entry are at left.
A white modern kitchen with silvery pendants.
Redone in 2018, the spartanly elegant kitchen has a Liebherr refrigerator, Miele dishwasher, and induction cooktop, oven, and microwave by Dacor. The waterfall center island is quartz.
A brown and white master bedroom with views of a city.
The downstairs master suite with access to a smaller terrace.
A huge terrace with midcentury furniture and chairs.
The stairs lead to this second living area on the top level, with Midtown views beyond the terrace tables.
A master bedroom with oyster-like wallpaper in the master bedroom.
A wall pattern resembling oyster shells in the upstairs master, with access to the main terrace.
A tub and shower done in marble.
Into the master bathroom.
A large master bathroom done in white.
Dual vanities and beaded spacial separators.
A huge terrace with a fire pit and a lot of seating.
With views across Midtown and Piedmont Park to Buckhead, the upper-level terrace spans 50 by 11 feet.