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55 North 1st St, Brooklyn, NY 11249

Active Listing
Listing Details:
$2,999,000 Price
Single-Family Townhouse Property Type
Williamsburg Neighborhood
3 Beds
2.5 Baths
2,369 Approx. Sq. Ft.
Key Features:
Rooftop Access
Unit Laundry
Unit Terrace

- 25 Year Tax Abatement - Taxes just $65 per month - Low Common Charges

The Crown Jewel of 80 Metropolitan's townhouse row is now available for sale. Crafted by esteemed designers Cortney & Robert Novogratz and Jenny Wolf Interiors, this once in a lifetime opportunity treasure delivers nearly 2,400 sf of internal space and almost 750sf of outdoor including your own cherished private backyard. Boasting mint condition finishes throughout this 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath house checks every box.

It begins with the Brooklyn charm of your own private stoop. Entering the foyer, you are immediately greeted by a stunning living space. This floor-through garden level layout is striking at nearly 34 feet deep of bright and flexible space that is highlighted by the detail of gorgeous exposed brick. Brought to life by recessed LED lighting it includes the perfect plan for separate living and dining areas. There's flexibility that includes a living room alcove with a bright south-facing window. The separate dining area features space for formal or casual gatherings and is complemented by a sleek open chef's kitchen. The luxurious open island kitchen is complete with top of the line appliances and finishes including Subzero, Miele and Bosch, a marble backsplash, polished Caesarstone countertops, lacquer and glass cabinetry with Wenge details and a garbage disposal.

Moving to the focal point of the house is the stunning and lush private backyard. Created by landscape architect Outside Space NYC, it is meticulously designed and includes a drip irrigation system, outdoor LED lighting, bluestone pavers, custom decking add-on, planter boxes with Japanese maple trees, twisted pine, crepe myrtle, and mature bamboo for added privacy and shade. From refined entertaining, dining alfresco, gardening or simply relaxing, this private quiet yard is a must-have rare oasis from the city.

Exploring the lower level you find the bonus of a sprawling recreation/family room complete with seductive diner-style seating including a custom banquette table and subway tiles. You also find an ideally located cozy media lounge sporting a wired home theater system including surround sound ceiling speakers. There is also additional customized storage.

Ascending to the sleeping quarters, you discover the second floor features two generous bedrooms. The north bedroom has its own private terrace hideaway complete with greenery, water, electricity and the perfect perch to gaze at open skies and relax in total privacy.

Visiting the third level you experience the extraordinary and expansive, floor-through Master Bedroom. It offers bright southern views including the open sky and boats its own home office nook and custom closets. The en-suite master bathroom is spa-like with five fixtures that include a separate glass shower with a marble bench, a Grohe rainwater shower head, a soaking tub, and double custom Wenge vanities.

Completing this showpiece are 10 ft ceilings, central cooling and heating, a Caseta Lutron lighting system, customized closets throughout, industrial pipe and reclaimed wood shelving, tailored window treatments, custom door screens, a full size vented washer/dryer, and Peruvian Lapacho walnut hardwood floors. There is also a rare 25-year tax abatement in place with 15 years remaining. Common charges are $1,815/month.

A private indoor parking space is available for an additional $95,000.

This one-of-a-kind designer townhouse condominium also has full access to the first-rate amenities of 80 Metropolitan. These include an indoor pool, fitness center, 24-hour doorman, on-site Resident Manager, Media Lounge, refrigerated storage, bike storage, and common outdoor spaces. This full-service building is conveniently situated in the heart of Williamsburg, a short distance to Domino Park, the East River State Park, Bedford Avenue shopping, fine dining, Whole Foods, soon to be Trader Joe's, and a short drive to Wegmans. Nearby transportation includes the East River Ferry, and the L and G trains.

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Listing courtesy of Halstead Property, LLC

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