199 8th Avenue, C3
Calling all Dwell lovers, come feast your eyes on this reimagined modern prewar gem. Located just one block from Prospect Park, this generously proportioned, pristine and recently gut renovated three bedroom (convertible 4 bedroom), 2 bath home offers a spacious and open loft like plan with sprawling living, dining and entertaining space in the heart of Park Slope. Upon entering the home, you will be greeted by the spacious windowed custom mud room (easily a 4th junior bedroom/office) with plentiful storage and thoughtful custom closets making the hectic lifestyle with kiddos and pets a dream! This ample nook makes for a great study area too with plenty of room for both a desk and chair. The new windowed chef's kitchen is the centerpiece of the home and designed with style and function in mind. The ample millwork was custom made in Germany and adorned with a quartzite waterfall countertop complete with top of the line Miele appliances including an induction cooktop, built-in refrigerator and convection oven. The spacious living room and dining area have enormous west facing windows, new wide plank European Oak flooring and new custom LED lighting throughout (all on dimmers). All three bedrooms are gracious in size and the home's 3rd bedroom is currently used as a coveted home office. The gut renovated windowed baths are oversized and vented. Both bathrooms are well located between the home's living spaces and bedrooms. They are well appointed with modern Duravit toilets, sinks and bathtubs, Waterworks fixturing and clean, modern tile work. Adjacent to the bathrooms is a hidden laundry closet with new full sized Miele washer and dryer. The master suite is quiet and serene in the rear of the home with fantastic closets and storage solutions with sunny leafy vistas of the neighboring ivy drenched buildings. This pet friendly self-managed pre-war boutique co op has stunning pre-war details including original woodwork and plaster moldings. In addition to the fantastic closet space within the apartment , the unit includes a large private storage area and additional bike storage in the basement not to mention stroller parking in the lobby! This well-managed self managed coop is well located just one block from both Prospect Park and the great shops and dining on 7th Avenue not to mention zoned for a very popular elementary school in celebrated District 15.
Park Slope, known for its brownstones, and proximity to an array of culture, the Brooklyn Museum a walk to BAM, the central branch of the Brooklyn Public Library, as well as the beauty of Prospect Park, and the lovely Brooklyn Botanic Garden, it is also rooted in history. Wander the historic named blocks to the north and admire Grand Army Plaza on Saturdays while shopping for farm fresh goodies at the weekly farmers market. Walk to shopping, world class dining and gourmet provisions on both 7th and 5th Avenues.