Showings on Mondays & Tuesdays After 3pm by Private Appointment. Please reach out to the Corcoran listing agent to schedule a showing.
TOWN & COUNTRY ~ Searching for a spacious and tranquil retreat offering serenity and convenience nestled away in Brooklyn? Welcome to 681 E. 24th Street a sprawling Victorian single-family home (24 × 48) situated on an oversized lot (50 × 100) boasting a private driveway, two-car garage, lush garden and four floors of expansive living space. Enter the home by way of an entry foyer with soaring ceilings, a sweeping staircase with gracious spindles, original stained glass windows, arches and impeccably preserved wood detailing and hardwood floors throughout. Via pocket doors, move on to the bright living room which welcomes the sun from three exposures absolutely flooding the living space with natural light. The elegant dining room is complete with pocket doors, a classic fireplace mantel and plenty of sunlight. The eat-in kitchen is a cook's dream with dual sinks (one in the center island ), stainless steel appliances, abundant counter space for preparing delicious meals to enjoy at home and a magical hidden staircase that winds up through the house. Step out of the kitchen directly into a vast yard perfect for gardening, dining al fresco or just lounging in the sun. Upstairs, find four generous bedrooms, a walk-in closet and a full bath with a deep-soaking clawfoot tub. On the top floor, three more bedrooms awash in glowing sunlight provide a loft-like feeling. All of this sits atop a finished basement that includes laundry, a small kitchen and abundant recreation space to spread out, work, relax and play. Plant roots just a stone's throw from vibrant Cortelyou Road with its weekly farmer's market, food coop, delectable restaurants and unique shopping. Feel like you're living in a college town (Brooklyn College is just two blocks away) and enjoy the ease of a location that makes getting into the outdoors a breeze: Prospect Park is a short distance away and easily escape to the beach Jacob Riis Park is less than a 30-minute drive. Subways: Q/B at Newkirk Plaza & 2/5 at Flatbush Avenue.