Meticulously renovated, lofty & luxurious corner Brownstone Oasis with East, South and West exposures, on the border of Park Slope & Prospect Heights.
Flexible 1 or 2 family, 4 story, 4800sqft former library, has 6 bedrooms, 3-1/2 bathrooms, 2 kitchens. 68’ long home sits on a vast, 30’x106’ corner lot, and has a rare, 2 car, heated garage.
This minimalist home with highest quality materials has so much natural light coming in through 38 windows, 2 skylights, and 6 doors opening to 2 different entrances on 2 streets, 3 private decks, and a private courtyard; and still maintains the feeling of solitude and serenity provided by the trees and the garden lining the property.
Despite its stately dimensions, the real estate tax is only $732/month. The heat & hot water bill averages at $143, due to its recent gut renovation which included extensive insulation, high efficiency boiler, radiant floor heating throughout the house. Multiple zone Daikin HVAC with T-stats in every room, a back-up system providing heat, and hot water on demand, high efficiency windows, doors, skylights, all new subfloors, floors, ceilings, walls, stairs, structural, electrical and plumbing, recessed led ceiling lights, video intercom, security cameras, an alarm system; remote controlled, ceiling recessed 12’ projection screen, and a projector lift are a few of the highlights.
White washed, 8” wide oak floors; doors, windows and custom formaldehyde free walnut cabinets & closets have been finished with linseed oil (no polyurethane). The entire property has childproof electrical outlets, and painted with zero VOC paint. No detail has been spared to create the healthiest and safest home.
The lofty main floor with 3 exposures is over 1000 sqft. and has a 400sqft. deck. Both kitchens are equipped with custom walnut cabinets, Miele & Gaggenau vent, cooktop, steam oven, oven, fridge, dishwashers and water dispensers.
The floor-through master en-suite bedroom is 800sqft. with 8 tall windows, “his and hers” closets, and a private spa; leads you to a 200 sqft. deck surrounded by trees & boxwoods, where you can dry off naturally in serenity and peace. The spa includes a steam room, 2 Grohe rain showers, white Dornbracht fixtures, a Toto Neorest bidet integrated toilet, an oversized Agape bathtub. With no other houses in sight, the bathroom and bedroom provide complete privacy, you’ll forget you’re even in the city!
The top floor has three bedrooms with multiple windows, 2 automated skylights, built-in cabinets, and a vented Miele washer and dryer. The bathroom has a full-size claw-foot bathtub, white custom Corian cabinets, and white Dornbracht fixtures.
The garden floor with 2 bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms, can be used as a separate unit (for a tenant, in-laws, au-pair) or it can be used as a part of the main house (as an office or for guests). It has a courtyard with gates opening to another street, and direct access to the 2 car, heated garage and the driveway. The main bathroom has Boffi fixtures and a walk in shower.
Finished full basement, with vented Miele Washer & Dryer, has plenty of space for storage or any other desired use.
This beautiful home with a landmarked facade and it’s brand new, Scandinavian inspired design with white glove finishes is at a perfect location: on a tree-lined landmarked street, only a couple of blocks away from Prospect Park and the Botanical Gardens as well as B/Q (only 3 stops to SOHO) & 2/3 metro stations. It’s right near the very popular Underhill playground, steps away from Vanderbilt Ave. with bars & restaurants, including Michelin starred Olmstead, and neighborhood favorite organic ice cream shop Blue Marble.