The Brittany – 1775 York Avenue

The Brittany is a luxury apartment rental building located in the Gracie Point neighborhood of Manhattan’s Upper East Side.  The Brittany is best known for its incredible, panoramic water views. Start your day enjoying the sunrise over the Harlem River, East River, and full span of the Triborough Bridge. The Brittany boasts large rooms, with 9-foot ceilings as well as a swimming pool, fitness center, children’s play room, and lounges. The building offers one-, two-, and three-bedroom apartments.

Units and Pricing

There are currently four apartments for rent at The Brittany. Three of the available units are one bedrooms, and one is a two bedroom. The two bedroom is listed at $2,750/month while the one bedrooms range in price from $2,750 to $2,795/month. The average price per square foot at The Brittany is a mere $50, which is a great price for a Gracie Point apartment.

Features and Amenities

Apartments at The Brittany are light-filled and spacious, and all two -bedroom units offer washer/dryers in the unit. The building offers attentive 24-hour doorman service, a garage, package room, private shuttle bus service to shopping and transit, a recreational lounge with a fully equipped kitchen, men’s and women’s saunas, showers and changing rooms, as well as a custom-designed children’s playroom. The fitness center boasts a 7,000 square foot pool and state of the art exercise equipment as well as a 50-foot lap pool.


Stretching from East 84th Street to East 96th Street, Gracie Point is known for its principal landmark, Gracie Mansion, which is the official home of the city’s mayor. A historical neighborhood beloved for its tree-lined streets, Archibald Gracie’s mansion boasts almost 200 years of age. It is a quiet, residential neighborhood, with enough amenities to keep on satisfied but a feeling of calm come evening.

Why You Would Want to Live Here

The apartments at The Brittany are spacious and bright, and the neighborhood is one of the most beautiful in the entire city. The views that come with the units at The Brittany are positively spectacular. To be able to say you live in Gracie Point is an achievement in and of itself; it’s merely a bonus that The Andover offers great amenities and above average apartments. The Andover is great for growing families given the spacious units, but young professionals will enjoy it just as much, especially if they’re looking for something that doesn’t feel cramped.