126 State Street is a spectacular 6,000sf townhouse in the heart of Brooklyn Heights masterfully expanded and renovated with a very rare 62-foot deep parlor and garden floor. This 25 foot wide, five story beauty has been lovingly maintained and provides six bedrooms, multiple dens and work spaces, a secluded guest suite and a massive garden/patio. The parlor floor is exceptional here the warm front living room with wood burning fireplace and built in shelves flows into a perfect dining room with marble mantel. From there the huge kitchen addition spans the full width of the home, with a wall of glass overlooking the south facing garden. An artfully designed steel and wood staircase floats against the rear glass wall linking the amazing garden level living room below a rare moment of connection rarely seen in a townhouse. The huge open kitchen by Bulthaup with Carrara topped island and a wall of stainless steel counters is perfectly designed with fantastic storage, clean open shelving and warm wood tones. Sliding doors from the kitchen lead to a balcony, and the lower level family room opens directly to the garden. Also on the parlor floor are a generous coat closet and powder room.
Adjacent to the garden level family room is a wonderful home office that can be closed off with pocket doors, and a very private guest suite with its own full bathroom. Theres an additional full bath with shower on this floor, and tons of thoughtfully designed storage. The third and fourth floors provide four generous bedrooms with walk-in dressing rooms, along with two smaller rooms for home offices or twin bedrooms. The main bedroom suite features a huge steam shower and soaking tub. The amazing fifth floor is drenched in sunlight through multiple skylights, and three French doors with Juliet balconies facing south over the treetops. This lofty space is currently used as an office area, sitting room and sleeping area with sky-lit full bath, and can easily be customized for a variety of uses. The clean cellar has plenty of storage areas and room for a wine cellar. The homes mechanical systems, including multi-zone central air conditioning, are in excellent condition.
126 State Street sits at the southern end of Sidney Place with a very rare open exposure from the front living room and bedrooms, and the most fantastic destination shops and restaurants on Atlantic Avenue and Court Street are moments away.