Greenwood Heights, Brooklyn, NY, 11215 - United States
261a 19th Street
Welcome home to Greenwood Heights. Most known to be home for New York’s most famous permanent residents, this little nook is Brooklyn’s most livable neighborhoods. Mass transit is a breeze and parking is typically easy to find. We are close to the BQE, Prospect Expressway, and Hugh Carey Tunnel making car travel easy. The Prospect Ave subway station just underwent a massive renovation in 2017 making it a pleasure to commute a direct route to downtown Manhattan. Almost every MTA train and Long Island Railroad is available 3 stops away at The Barclays Center. The B63, B67, and B69 are a short distance away making getting around Brooklyn by bus comfortable and easy. Greenwood has excellent gourmet coffee shops, award winning restaurants and bars. Korzo, Quarter Bar, Freddys, Lot 2, Roots Cafe, Southside, Brooklyn Pub, Greenwood Park and Giuseppina's Brick Oven Pizza to name a few. Recent additions to the area include Associated Market Grocer, Greenwood Veterinary, several martial arts studios, Harbor and Crunch Gym, multiple creative studios and performance spaces. Enjoy the Industry City community located a short distance away. Greenwood Heights delivers the best residential living experience in Brooklyn and 261a 19th is the home for you.
This modern, elegant, eco friendly and energy efficient multi family home was built with a focus on quality. Built with an internal 16 inch Swiss Steel frame and new concrete foundation. All new internal electric, gas, sewerage, and water lines connected to the city. Seamless high quality stucco facade used for fire resistance, prevent water leakage and deliver low maintenance requirements to the owner. Solar panels, smart home climate control, and insulated Anderson double pane windows make this home energy efficient. Your Fujitsu central air system quickly and efficiently adjusts individual temperatures in each room.
The ground floor is an above grade lovely 1.5 bedroom rental apartment. This floor has a separate entrance for privacy opening into a spacious common area with an open kitchen layout. Recessed lighting and floor to ceiling windows gives this unit plenty of light. Your kitchen boasts a full sized oven, dishwasher, ample counter space and cabinetry. The hallways have a common closet and easy access to full sized washer dryer. The bedroom is on the rear side of the home for privacy, peace and quiet. Built in closets were used to maximize available floor space. Outdoor space is right off the bedroom with full sized sliding glass doors. You will have the option to give the downstairs access to 3 levels of rear outdoor space. The home office in this unit is perfect for a secluded sanctuary to work from home or extra storage. Custom climate control system is used to set temperatures in each room to your liking. Bathroom floors are heated as well as the entry way. This ground floor unit has a separate smart Navien water heater and mechanicals for low maintenance renting.
The remaining 3 floors are part of the luxurious owners unit. As you enter the main floor you will be greeted by an expansive open concept floor thru layout that transitions from living room into the kitchen. Heated floors are featured in the entry room and all the bathrooms. High ceilings, full floor to ceiling windows, recessed lighting and stylish chandeliers give the owner plenty of natural any time of day. Thoughtfully designed storage has been integrated under the stairs for maximum use of space. Mechanicals for this unit are in the main closet giving easy access to control your new smart home. Navien tankless water heaters will ensure you always have hot water and specific to your taste. ADT Home Security System with motion detectors offer a variety of options for you to secure your home at every access point. Monitor your home anywhere with the Nest thermostat and smoke detector system. Centrally located controls for built in mounts for HD monitors in each room, high speed wifi, and your circuit breakers. Just off the kitchen and dining room is a lovely powder room with backlit vanity mirror. The kitchen brings everyone in the home together with its expansive island perfect for entertaining and cooking together. Cabinets abound for pantry storage and home essentials. Top of the line Decor kitchen appliances were used to suite the needs of the discerning at home chef. Also integrated into the design a deep double sink, adjustable faucet, custom built glass backsplash, and easy access outlets for gadgets. The backyard is just off the kitchen featuring multi level design, privacy fencing, and space to play. Did we mention the built in wine cooler?
Move up to the second floor on the extra thick white oak staircase. The street side bedroom features 3 Anderson windows ensuring a quiet night of sleep. Facing southwest, this bedroom has elegant evening light making the study nook a perfect place to study later in the day. Extra wide closet and tall ceilings give this room a massive space to store all your clothes and personal items. Recessed lighting and individual climate control give each room options to fit specific preferences. Just off the front bedroom is the ideal location your full sized washer dryer as it is next to the main bedrooms. The hallway bathroom is elegantly designed with naturally inspired elements with full sized tub featuring heated floors giving a spa like feeling. The middle bedroom is a cozy dream with individual climate control. In the rear is the largest bedroom on the second floor with a walk in closet and private full bath featuring a sky light and heated floors. Enjoy your peace in this bedroom with two double sized windows overlooking your backyard and open views.
We enter the fourth floor penthouse up the oak staircase looking up at you massive skylight. At night the stylish track lighting guides your way up to your 2 private balconies. This top floor is special. It can be used as a master bedroom suite or a penthouse recreation room. Light abounds with floor to ceiling windows on each side and the skylight. The south west facing roof top gets spectacular sunset light and glimpses of the water, Statue of Liberty and Manhattan. It also could be a perfect place to set up a projector to enjoy an outdoor screening of your favorite films. The main room is spacious, warm and cozy. This room has stylish sliding farm doors and deep closets. There is an additional nook perfect for a penthouse mini bar or entertainment center. The Fujitsu air condition system lets you set the temperature to your specific tastes. Your penthouse bathroom features a very unique and elegant minimalistic design. Enjoy a shower under the large bathroom skylight giving the feeling of being outdoors. After your morning shower, you should enjoy the rear roof top which has unobstructed east direction. It is perfection for morning light, reading the paper and playing outside while catching some sun. This penthouse house is one of a kind to be enjoyed.
This home is truly an experienced to be felt in person. Contact me today to set up a private showing.