11/22/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Gramercy Park South: A Tour Of One Of New York's Most Exclusive Blocks

A fabled garden, a much-coveted key, the hushed overtones of wealth--Gramercy Park is the Victorian fairy-tale Manhattan can't quite shrug. As the borough's sole remaining private park (keys are bestowed to residents of the park's 39 surrounding townhouses and buildings), its carefully manicured exclusivity has long exerted a mighty pull on the city's chosen few, drawing everyone from Oscar Wilde to Humphrey Bogart.

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