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895 Saint Marks Avenue, HOUSE
Brooklyn, NY 11213
Crown Heights

Off Market

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Bedrooms
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0 Bathrooms
Home Style
TH Single Family
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Taxes
$4,000
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Building
895 Saint Marks Avenue
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Building Floors
3 floors
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Middle School
971
Elementary School
PS 289
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This magnificent turn-of-the-century, 4,000 square foot Limestone townhouse was designed by famed architect Axel Hedman and is located on the best block in landmarked Crown Heights. It is a short walk to the shops and restaurants on Franklin Ave. Across the street from the Brooklyn Children?s Museum and Brower Park, this museum- quality townhouse on the stretch formerly known as ?Doctor?s Row,? maintains almost all of its original detail. A single family home that has been converted to a legal two family with a mother/daughter layout, it could easily be converted back to its original layout.
There are beautiful hand inlaid hardwood floors, mahogany wainscoting and surfaces throughout. Original hand-crafted moldings and medallions adorn the ceilings throughout the house. The parlor level has 12? ceilings, a front parlor and entry foyer with two grand mirrors, a library with stained glass window and built in bookshelves, pocket doors and wood beamed ceilings.
Leading to the upper floors is an impressive, mahogany staircase. The extra-large upstairs bedrooms contain decorative fireplaces with mantles, and walk-in closets. Two of the six bedrooms have original shutters on the windows facing the front of the house. The second floor holds the master bedroom with a corridor connecting it to a second bedroom that is lined with wood and mirrored closets and marble sink. The top floor has its own kitchen The maid?s/au pair?s chamber has an additional, convenient back staircase from the maid?s room leading to the lower levels. The bathrooms on the upper floors have original wall tiles and large claw foot tubs.
The 18 x 70 ft. house is located on an unheard of 150 ft lot and has both a south-facing front yard with porch and a 50 ft. deep backyard. The roof has recently been replaced and the mechanicals are in good condition. The property taxes are very low at under $4000 per year.

Features

  • Brownstone
  • Outdoor common
  • Fireplace
  • Outdoor private
  • Bright
  • Townhouse

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Mortgage Amount

$550,000

This property allows up to 0% financing. You may need to increase your down payment.

Mortgage Payment

$2,200

Total Monthly Payment

$2,900

Listing History

Nov. 4, 2013 Sold $1,440,000
Nov. 4, 2013 Sold $1,440,000

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