Rarely Available, Beautiful, 5 Bedroom, 3 Full and 1 Half Bath Legal Two Family Victorian House in the heart of the Historic District! Perfect for multigenerational living or income producing, the generous proportions of this 3800 Square foot home are ripe with versatility. The sprawling wrap-around porch welcomes you with separate entrances into both units: A 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath owners duplex with a finished basement and a 1 bedroom 1 bath tenants unit.
The Parlor level of the Duplex unit has a gracious entry foyer that flows into a huge living room with two sets of bay windows that fill the room with natural light, a lovely formal dining room with coffered ceilings and stained glass window, and a HUGE, bright eat in kitchen with tons of cabinetry and counter space, an oversized center island and wall to wall windows with lovely views of the back garden. There is also a large, windowed powder room off the kitchen. If you're craving enjoyment of the outdoors, step out to the spacious back deck that runs the length of the house, with steps down to an enchanting backyard that is a dream for gardening and entertaining. There is also a large, windowed powder room off of the kitchen. Upstairs are 4 light-filled bedrooms, one with a door to an extension that could be a lovely balcony overlooking the garden, and a large full bath with a stunning stained glass window.
The fully finished basement is amazing, bonus additional living space featuring two rooms, ample additional storage space, a laundry room, a full bath, and a separate room with an oversized jacuzzi. With a private entrance on the side of the house, the basement is currently used as an office complete with a waiting area, full bath and a huge office space.
The upstairs third-floor 2nd unit is a perfect, big, sunny one bedroom with a large living room, charming eat in kitchen and lovely full bath. The one car garage and driveway can easily accommodate three cars.
All of this in close proximity walking distance to Brooklyn College and located between the vibrant shopping and restaurants of Newkirk and Foster Avenues, Cortelyou Rd, and Avenue J, with close proximity and to the B & Q trains to Manhattan!