Escape to this gorgeous Brooklyn duplex apartment, in heart of historic land marked Prospect Heights.
Located in a picturesque 1850's brownstone townhouse, and only 20 minutes by train to Manhattan, this duplex apartment has all the touches necessary for a comfortable stay--and is located just steps away from public transit--giving you immediate access to all New York City has to offer.
Beautifully decorated in an eclectic modern style, and filled with the owner's vast art collection, the 3 bedroom apartment consists of:
(top floor) a loft like master bedroom and lounge area (tv with Apple TV ) with private full bathroom; en suite 2 smaller tastefully designed guest bedrooms each with memory foam beds and separate entrance to common stairwell;
(on the bottom floor) a grand parlor floor living room/dining room with a showpiece fully functional wood-burning fireplace/Steinway piano/technics turntable and extensive vinyl collection, a functional galley kitchen, and the second full bathroom (for use of 2nd and 3rd bed rooms when apartment is fully occupied ). As well access to the garden.
**When occupied by more than one couple, please note the second floor has two separate points of entry for privacy. Guests should feel free to use both. one of the 3 bedrooms (the smallest single bedroom), must be used to access the middle bedroom.
This house is a very kid and family friendly space. there are kids books, toys, and even a baby pack and play is available for those with young children.
After a day of exploring the city, return to relax in the restful English garden--a true respite in the big city. In season you will find manicured garden of roses and other varietals as well as one of the block's largest maple trees providing cool shade from the summer heat.
Featured on Apartment Therapy as well as the New York City House Tour, this flat is a truly stylish home away from home.
More on the Neighborhood: A lively and eclectic historic Brooklyn neighborhood, Prospect Heights boasts proximity to famed Prospect Park, The Brooklyn Museum, Grand Army Plaza, The Brooklyn Botanic Garden, The Brooklyn Academy of Music, the Barclays center, and much, much more. Foodies will be thrilled to be nearby many well regarded restaurants. More casual fare is abundant and easily found just steps from the house.
Nearby Recommendations. Chukko. Bar chukko. Brooklyn larder. Cooklyn. Weather up. Frannys. James. Hot bird. Locanda vini e oili. Flatbush farm. White tiger. Blue ribbon. Barbes jazz club. Geido. The Vanderbilt. Bar corvo.
Nearby Public Transit: (20 minutes to Manhattan) Closest Subways; B/Q at 7th Avenue, two blocks away; 2/3 at Bergen, 4 blocks away+ More