Own a piece of landmarked Brooklyn history in a Ralph Walker prewar building. This spacious and elegantly renovated residence boasts a massive private terrace with city views.
A separate entry foyer and dramatic gallery lead to the airy entertainment area. Eleven foot ceilings, four large corner windows and a glass terrace door provide beautiful light and views of the Empire State Building as well as the Manhattan Bridge. For those looking to entertain outdoors, this is a unique experience. The terrace measures approximately 400 square feet overlooking trees, provides ample seating and dining areas, and is equipped with electricity and drainage. The stunning windowed chef's kitchen features nods to the building's history with art deco pendants, a corner wall of decorative dove grey tiles, espresso cabinets, tons of storage, a Bosch dishwasher and a wine fridge. The master bedroom has two large windows with partial views of the Verrazanno Bridge, a seating area, and a large ensuite bath with dual marble vanities. Architectural custom finishings include solid espresso doors throughout, new sconces, decorative lighting, and new hvac. Ample storage has been also been added including two large custom double closets in the foyer, a linen closet and two updated closets in the other two bedrooms. The second bath serves as an ensuite as well as a guest bath with two entrances. Off the entrance, there is a large laundry room with full size washer/dryer and extra storage.
Designed by Ralph Walker in 1928, BellTel lofts is a unique prewar building with a spectacular lobby adorned with marble and hand sculpted metal work. Walker was voted architect of the century by the American Institute of Architects for his contribution to modern design. A suite of amenities include 24 hour concierge, attended package room, two recently upgraded landscaped roof decks, live-in super, fully equipped gym, yoga room, media room with kitchen, five elevators, kid's play room, bike room, valet parking and storage for a fee.
The building remains tax abated until 2023. Easy access to almost every subway line, either right outside your door or within a few minutes to (R/Q, B, 2/3, 4/5, A/C, F, G ). Soho and the Lower East Side are only one stop away. Across the street you will find the City Point Center which includes Trader Joe's, Century 21, Alamo Drafthouse and 20+ food vendors and bars within Dekalb Market Food Hall. Sprawling Fort Greene park is only a few blocks away and the foundation has also been laid for a one acre park facing the rear of the building. Bordering multiple neighborhoods, Downtown Brooklyn is surrounded by Fort Greene, Boerum Hill, or Cobble Hill within minutes. Brooklyn Heights, the Promenade and Brooklyn Bridge Park are only fifteen minutes away.
The number of bedrooms listed above is not a legal conclusion. Each person should consult with his/her own attorney, architect or zoning expert to make a determination as to the number of rooms in the unit that may be legally used as a bedroom.