This historic single-family townhouse was beautifully redesigned for modern living. The owner is a celebrated master craftsperson. He lovingly planned and oversaw construction of every element of the home, while preserving its many historic details. Special hallmarks include its bespoke built-in cabinetry, stunning, PID white oak flooring and thoughtful,...
This historic single-family townhouse was beautifully redesigned for modern living. The owner is a celebrated master craftsperson. He lovingly planned and oversaw construction of every element of the home, while preserving its many historic details. Special hallmarks include its bespoke built-in cabinetry, stunning, PID white oak flooring and thoughtful, functional modern upgrades throughout.
The triple parlor is open, spacious and very pretty. There is a large front bay window that bathes the living room in southern light. The center of this floor has a custom, built-in butler's pantry with a wine refrigerator and work space. The rear kitchen is gorgeous, with custom teak cabinets, Carrera marble counters, a gorgeous kitchen island with room for seating, Miele stove and a Bosch refrigerator and dishwasher. The kitchen opens on to a large dining area with a circular built in window seat beside the curved rear bay window.
The garden is accessible from the parlor or the lower level. It is magical. Lushly planted with perennials in its raised cedar and ground-level planting beds, it has is a series of patio areas perfect for family dining or socially distanced entertaining. On the second floor the front, primary bedroom suite is stunning and enormous, spanning the full width of the home. It has a dressing area with a wall of built-in closets, a triple bay window, and a long window seat with storage beneath. The bath is ensuite. It is elegant with marble mosaic flooring and a large, glass-enclosed shower beneath a skylight.
The second bedroom on this floor is also massive and has a triple bay window all its own. The third bedroom is wonderful with exposed brick walls and built in storage cabinets. There is another bathroom off of the main hallway on this floor. It has a modern, marble mosaic floors, a bathtub and flooded with sun from the skylight.
The lower level's flooring is clad in tasteful, slate flooring. It has a spacious renovated rec room, used as a family room, and a large front storage room that is perfect for a home gym, office or play space. This floor has two entrances that lead to the front sidewalk way and the rear garden. There is a modern, renovated bathroom with marble mosaic flooring on the lower level as well as a dedicated area for laundry. Utility meters and mechanicals are all tucked away behind closet doors.
System upgrades include: Mitsubishi mini-split air conditioning throughout, modern, Hudson Reed European radiators, all new Pella windows, an architecturally appropriate new wood entry door, plus a drip irrigation system in the front and rear planting beds.
Located just a few blocks from Prospect Park, close to the Brooklyn Botanic Garden and the beloved Prospect Park Carousel. Nearest subway is the B/Q station. EQUAL HOUSING OPPORTUNITY.
Prospect Park, 0.13 mi.
Sterling St, 0.25 mi.
Botanic Garden, 0.32 mi.
President St, 0.34 mi.
Franklin Ave, 0.34 mi.
Parkside Ave, 0.35 mi.
Winthrop St, 0.38 mi.
Prospect Lefferts Gardens, New York
Web ID: 20324962
Type: Single Family
Outdoor space: Garden
Air conditioning: Central Air
Delivered Vacant: Yes