This masterfully renovated townhouse is the perfect alternative to condominium living, offering a spacious owner's duplex with a finished basement, a. large enclosed yard and excellent rental income from the duplex rental unit. Serene indoor-outdoor living spaces and exceptional style make this home a peaceful, private sanctuary ideal for life during and after COVID-19. And, thanks to the desirable rental, you can offset the costs often associated with townhouse ownership. Located at the border of Bedford-Stuyvesant and Clinton Hill, the residence is close to some of Brooklyn's most highly rated schools, including The Co-op School and Arts & Letters on the next block.
The sellers have leveraged their best interior design world connections to create an impeccable, gut-renovated three-bedroom, one-and-a-half owner's duplex that melds original detail with modern updates. Bask in expansive space and sunlight on the open-plan garden level where the living/dining area runs nearly 37 feet long. Wide-plank hardwood floors and recessed lighting accentuate the ample proportions, and smart entry cabinetry and under-stair closets abundant storage. In the sunny, eat-in kitchen, stainless steel appliances and white cabinetry surrounded a butcher block island/breakfast bar. Al fresco entertaining and lounging awaits with the huge backyard and stone patio located conveniently off the kitchen and living space. A barbecue, turf lawn and handsome privacy fencing create a wonderful space for shelter-in-place living and socially distanced gatherings. A delightful sunroom provides all-season enjoyment of the garden, and a powder room and large laundry closet with side-by-side washer-dryer complete the lower level.
Above, three bright bedrooms surround a stunning new bathroom with floor-to-ceiling glass tile, a large tub/shower and a lovely double vanity with vessel sinks. The basement has been configured with a large playroom, storage and a comfortable, quiet home office for long-term work from home or at-home schooling. The impeccable owner's unit delivers year-round comfort and convenience with all-new plumbing and electrical, radiant heat floors, mini-split A/C units, and wiring for ethernet and home theater A/V equipment.
The updated three-bedroom, one-bathroom rental unit occupies the top two stories and includes hardwood floors, tall ceilings and lovely moldings. A spacious living room is joined by an extra-large eat-in kitchen with stainless steel appliances. A large bathroom with an in-unit washer-dryer, three top-floor bedrooms and an oversized attic storage space complete the unit.
This well-maintained building includes new double-pane windows and a new roof. A traditional high stoop, forecourt garden and wrought-iron fence add magnetic curb appeal to this wonderful Bed-Stuy brownstone. The legal two-family building is configured as two duplexes, can be delivered vacant.
Located within the Bedford Historic District, this 1880 Neo-Grec townhouse is surrounded by stunning architecture and tree-lined streets. This quiet and accessible neighborhood delivers easy access to the hottest Brooklyn dining and nightlife. You'll find sprawling Prospect Park and the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Library and Museum just over a mile away. Nearby A/C, G trains, the S shuttle and LIRR provide easy access to the rest of the city and beyond.