Built in 1894 by acclaimed architect Albert E. White, 1193 Bergen Street is an exceptionally preserved and beautifully renovated landmark home built in the Romanesque Revival style. Boasting museum quality architectural details, this four story townhouse offers approximately 3622 square feet, 4+ bedrooms, central AC/Heat, 3 full bathrooms, exceptional new chef's kitchen and beautifully appointed new baths.
This stately home greets you with a gorgeous bayed fa ade of brick and limestone, tiled roof with dormer windows, and Juliet balcony. Inside, the historic grace blends seamlessly with a single family layout with a modern lifestyle in mind. The garden floor boasts a formal dining room which could easily accommodate a 16 seat table. It has a carved oak fireplace, wainsting and pocket doors opening into the large open-plan kitchen with huge island, 48 inch range, stainless steel appliances, and wide plank pine floors. A powder room and mudroom sit adjacent to the garden at the rear. There are French doors opening on to the gorgeous rear yard. This level also offers a perfectly located home office facing the yard.
The grand double parlor will be the entertaining space of your dreams with soaring ceilings and original details including immaculate parquet floors, built-ins, pocket shutters, carved mantle, pier mirror, wainscoting, and moldings.
The gorgeous staircase ascends one flight to the expansive master suite, featuring a full bath with antique honed marble, deep soaking tub and polished nickel fixtures, a master bedroom with walk-in closets anf built-ins, and a luxurious dressing room/guest bedroom/nursery or office with original woodwork. This floor has an additional two fire places.
The fourth floor features three additional bedrooms (two with mantles), secondary bathroom, and Jack and Jill dressing room.
The incredibly convenient A/C train at Nostrand is a four minute walk and only 11 minutes to the city with stops in Clinton Hill, Fort Greene, Downtown Brooklyn, and Brooklyn Heights/Dumbo. Easy access to the LIRR and also the 2/3 4/5 lines too. Nostrand ave is now teeming with old and new favorites like Blue Berry Farm Market, Breukelen Brasserie, Nostrand Pub, King Tai, Royal Bakery, India House, Sakura Tokyo and steps from BERG'N and co-working space giant, 1000 Dean Street. Booming restaurant row, Franklin Avenue is only 3 short blocks away. From your front door, stroll these coveted brownstone blocks over to Brower Park, the Brooklyn Children's Museum or the Brooklyn Museum.