Of all the types of real estate porn out there, the downright most alluring might be floorplan porn. Gaze, then, at the glory of the lower level of apartment 17D at 740 Park Avenue, the tony Gold Coast co-op that's getting the star treatment with today's release of Michael Gross's book about the building, 740 Park. The above floorplan comes from the book's official website, which offers a buffet of tasty treats for upscale apartment voyeurs. Tons more floorplans (including the impossible, unbelievable penthouse), a cast of characters list that details all the building's residents since it opened its doors in 1930, and interior photographs of selected apartments including the Rockefeller Apartment. Do remember to wash your hands after viewing.
· 740 Park: The Official Website [mgross.com]
· One Building as Microcosm of Life on a Silver Platter [NYTimes]
· Buy 740 Park at Amazon.com [Amazon.com]