Live, Work, Enjoy Personal Outdoor Space, in a private peaceful townhouse all-in-one package in Hamilton Heights, an uptown sanctuary. Live in the duplex and have a private office (and study/workroom or playroom) in the finished cellar that opens to a private garden.
This 3,600 SF 3-family brownstone originally built in the 1880s is anchored by an 'owner's duplex' on the parlor and 3rd floor with a private garden, plus 2 floor-through apartments; one with a private deck.? Having 7 fireplaces, a mahogany vestibule, pocket doors, in-laid parquet flooring, and original details, you can see this has been exceptionally cherished and well maintained.?
The parlor and 3rd floor is a 2-bed, 1.5 bath apartment. Two floor-to-ceiling windows bring in golden sunlight that warms the living and dining rooms. The majestic fireplace has intricate detailing in pristine condition. Through two original pocket doors is a bright and spacious eat-in kitchen with a center island and another beautiful fireplace. A powder room is also conveniently located on this level.??
At the top of a spiral staircase, is an office nook plus two (or conv.-three) bedrooms, and a full bathroom. The larger bedroom features an original fireplace and three south-facing windows overlooking a beautiful ash tree. The second bedroom has an ornamented fireplace, built-in wardrobe and two large windows facing the garden.??
FINISHED CELLAR? + GARDEN
The peaceful finished cellar has original detail, is a haven to think, meditate, do yoga, workout, have an office, study/workroom and/or a play area. The 900 SF backyard is accessed through a convenient door from the cellar level. With climbing Hydrangea and trees, there is room for a lounge area, jacuzzi, barbeque and play space. The finished cellar and garden are accessed through the interior steps from the duplex front door hallway,
PARKS, BIKES, AND THE NEIGHBORHOOD
The river is only 2 blocks away, is quiet and secluded with a walkway and bike path area that leads to downtown, uptown and Riverbank Park. Located between Amsterdam and Broadway, the property is in the middle of one of the most sought-after markets.
The lower apartment is a charming floor through 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom unit w/ a private deck. The roomy living and dining area are ornamented by moldings and a gorgeous fireplace. This apartment (and all apartments) feature their own washer & dryer and great storage space. ???
The apartment on the top floor is a floor-through 1-bed, 1-bath with high ceilings, an eat in kitchen, skylights, and two original fireplaces and pocket shutters.
A few blocks to trains and buses. The A or D express just 3 stops, 12 minutes to 59th. The local B, C or 1 plus buses on Broadway, Amsterdam and 145th.
Legal three-family with Certificate of Occupancy on file with the department of buildings. All apartments have their own washer and dryers. Gas boiler & water heater only 4-years old. Showing by appointment only.