- New Developments
427A 8th Street - Park Slope, New York
Stunning 1901 brownstone on a coveted land marked block, which is regularly chosen as a finalist for the Greenest Block in Brooklyn! Though classified as a legal 2-family, this handsome home is currently utilized as a spacious single-family, though 2 electric meters do exist for easy conversion if desired. It truly is a dream home in a prime location, with magnificent elegant classic features intermingled with modern elements throughout. Adding charm and character are the original plaster details, shutters and doors that have been meticulously preserved. Charming fireplaces are also original, and the gas furnace was recently replaced. which adds to the comfort and value. All new aluminum thermal windows (installed prior to the landmark restrictions going into effect) are another great enhancement. Other highlights include a total house rewiring including CATV5 cables, and re-plumbing to update from the original done in 2000 to remove lead pipes, even the main line under the sidewalk!This beautiful home has curb appeal galore, with a well-preserved period facade and front courtyard gardens with a heritage lilac bush among the lush plantings. The large private backyard done in flagstone pavers is perfect for barbecues, entertaining, children's playtime, or lounging with a good book; but the best part is relaxing in the custom in-ground hot tub that provides the ultimate outdoor pleasure!A grand front stoop ascends to main doors, welcoming you into the gracious parlor level with airy ceiling heights, and front and rear parlors with fireplaces. A full bath sits at the end of the hall behind the wood staircase, and wood floors flow throughout. The garden level presents a living/dining room and eat-in kitchen with tin ceilings, wood floors, and access to the rear oasis. The upper level houses 3 bedrooms, a full spa bath, walk-in closet and private office. Make this beauty your own, and enjoy the best location in Park Slope, on the finest street, moments from vibrant 7th Avenue with its shops, restaurants and conveniences, 2 blocks from Brooklyn's jewel, Prospect Park, close to the F/G subway lines.
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