Welcome home to a magnificent 20-foot-wide Townhouse at 381 Convent Ave. A once in a lifetime opportunity to purchase a corner property on the prestigious Convent Avenue. This four-story single-family home in Hamilton Heights, built in 1893 by Henri Fouchaux, is the perfect balance between modern and vintage living. With Southern, Eastern and Western exposures you can let the sun shine in throughout your entire home on every level. The exterior facade is a perfect mixture of yellow brick, limestone with a side brownstone high stoop. Two limestone columns distinguish the shuttered breezeway entry. Open up the double red doors to a spacious parlor floor with high ceilings, hardwood floors, three fireplaces and oversize windows giving you 180° view of the outdoors. You can take the center staircase up to your four bedrooms + office and 2 elegant bathrooms or you can take the staircase down to the kitchen and dining room with another full bathroom and private access to the backyard. The finished basement is perfect for an In-laws suite or a guest apartment.
This property is half a block from the A,B, C and D trains and two avenues over from the 1 train. Close proximity to several restaurants such as Hamilton Grange, FUMOs and Harlem Public. Unlimited coffee options such as Sugarhill café, ll Caffe latte, Hamilton Cafe and Starbucks. Two blocks to The Harlem School of the Arts (dance, music, arts). Gourmet supermarket in a three block radius. Right next to Riverbank state park as well as Saint Nicholas Park. Close proximity to City College as well as Columbia University.
Everything you can want in the house and the neighborhood is right here.