Welcome home to this spacious, bright & updated 2BR + office duplex apartment on the lower two floors of a landmarked brick townhouse on Downing Street. The loft-like parlor floor has high ceilings and big windows and a convenient full bathroom. The comfortable kitchen is in the back, overlooking the garden with a great cooking island. The garden level has two huge bedrooms (one of them overlooking your huge private landscaped garden), generous closets and a 2nd full bath, as well as a smart office area. The basement is available for storage and houses your convenient full size private washer/dryer.
81 Downing is located on a quiet tree-lined block between Gates & Putnam Aves, you are at the center of the shops and restaurants and 3 blocks to the C & G train at Clinton/ Washington. Enjoy warm morning Croissants at Cinnamon Girl, fresh groceries from the Greene Hill Food Coop and delicious coffee from one of the 4 cafes within a block. The location also perfectly lends itself to easy access to a number of neighborhoods including Fort Greene, Prospect Heights, Bedford Stuyvesant & Crown Heights. Also note that BAM, Fort Greene Park, the Barclays Center, and the Atlantic Station transportation hub are within easy reach: 2,3,4,5 B,D,N,R,Q & LIRR