A Peaceful Paradise in Brooklyn Heights
52 Remsen Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Total # of Rooms: 15
Interior: 7,675 sq. ft. (approx.)
A once in a lifetime offering to own a truly remarkable Brooklyn property. The park-like property, befitting a home of this stature is rarely if ever, found of Brooklyn. This glorious 7,675 SF, 25’ wide home is situated on a double lot that extends from Remsen Street with the backside of the property bordering onto Grace Court. The picturesque rear yard looks onto the stone side facade of Grace Church, creating a very private lush green garden setting.
This townhouse’s unique design with side windows on the first three floors is flooded with natural light all the way to the center of the home. Soaring 11’4” ceiling heights at the parlor level, accented with full heighted arched doorways, barrel ceiling and a grand center hall staircase leading up to the bedrooms above and the garden level below. Totally unique full glass front windows which makes this home a standout from all the others on this beautiful block. Nine fireplaces throughout the home. The cellar is approximately 1,950 SF (which is not included in overall square footage) and the exterior outdoor space is approximately 3,050 SF.
The garden level with its own separate entrance features 2 bedrooms, a full bath, powder room, laundry room and a mud room with access to the backyard. The parlor level has a formal living and dining rooms that are surrounded by large windows, a huge eat-in kitchen with access to the backyard which surely make this the central hub of this special home. The third floor of the house is highlighted with an en-suite master bedroom, as well as two additional bedrooms with a full bath.
Currently this home is set up as two separate units, with an entry hall stair that provides direct access to the 4th floor and 5th floor duplex. This duplex apartment is configured as a 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath which features a large kitchen, dining/ living area, alcove office area all adjacent to private outdoor rooftop terrace.
Situated in the heart of Brooklyn Heights, 52 Remsen Street is located on landmarked, quiet, tree lined street. Close proximity to the Brooklyn Height Promenade, Cadman Plaza Brooklyn Bridge Park, local cafes, restaurants and shops. Brooklyn Heights offers multiple transportation R/2/3/4/5/A/C and the Water Ferry as well as parking options.