Welcome to 208 Brooklyn Ave a one of a kind majestic and grand landmarked limestone located in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. This stunning home boast nearly 4,000sq ft while standing 20ft wide, 51ft deep on an expansive 106ft lot.
Rich in history, this beauty originally built circa 1899 has had only three owners and is exquisitely maintained. Walking through this home is truly an uplifting experience, moving from one carefully preserved architectural element to another.
As you step into this home you will be blown away by the ornate staircase, woodwork and additional breathing taking period details which is rarely seen. The immaculate woodwork include mahogany wainscoting, custom paneling, crown moldings, pocket doors, bookcases, a beautiful pier mirror, original stained glass windows, fireplace mantels(5), built-ins and original parquet flooring; all in impeccable condition. The tastefully updated kitchen leads to the spacious deck that over looks the landscape finished backyard.
As you make your way up the impressive staircase you'll find two graciously sized bedrooms including a primary bedroom with tons of closet space. Also featured on the top floor is a large Jack and Jill bathroom outfitted with original double vanity, claw foot tub and a separate shower.
There is also a basement with great ceiling height, storage & the mechanicals are in excellent working order. This is a tremendous once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to own a trophy limestone on beautiful tree lined street.
This home is nearby the Brooklyn Children's Museum, and the recently renovated 4.5 acre Brower Park. Enjoy all that the neighborhood has to offer including the restaurants of Franklin Avenue, Brooklyn Botanical Gardens and Grand Army farmers market on the weekend. Currently, a single family however permits have been filed and can have designation changed to be delivered as a legal two family. 208 Brooklyn Ave is a short stroll away, from the 2, 3 ,5, A, C & LIRR subway trains making it an easy commute around Brooklyn and into Manhattan.