An Ode to Incredible Craftsmanship.**If open house is posted, it is important to call to schedule an appointment during that time frame.**Shown by appointment only. Seller will pay first year of common charges and taxes! 187 Gates Avenue Unit 1, the architects from Issac Sterns took their cues from the refined buyer's passion for impeccable design and execution. This 2-bed, 2.5-bath, 1339 sq. ft. duplex home, with an exclusive garden, was stripped to the bones by artisans to create a masterpiece for living. If you gravitate towards fine materials and amazing artisanship, you've arrived.A classic facade greets you as you approach this brick home and the perfect mood is set. As you cross the threshold, the work of a masterful hand surrounds you and it is a feeling that should be relived over and over. Tall ceilings, 5-inch white oak flooring, over sized windows, and a strategic floor plan effortlessly flow together. Open kitchen and living room is the perfect canvas to create a space for entertaining and serenity. Outfitted with Bosch and Bloomberg appliances, and an immaculate stone counter top and back splash, the kitchen is fit for a chef. Off of the living room, you'll find an immaculate garden with a decked patio, that is a true escape from the city. The bedrooms have great separation of space and one overlooks the garden. Baths designed to mimic spas, are the exclamation points on this fabulous residence designed with your comfort in mind. When the amenities--the recreation room, in-unit washer/ dryer and common rooftop-- are factored in, you'll know that you're home. This immaculate residence resides in the chic 187 Gates Condominium--a 4-unit townhouse on a quiet, tree-lined street in the highly-desired Clinton Hill neighborhood. Nearby you'll find some of Brooklyn's best--Speedy Romeo, Dough, and Clementine's are your neighbors. You have the most reliable trains [G, C, Shuttle] and buses [B52, B38, B26, B25, B44] a few short blocks away. A 10-minute bus ride or a 5-minute train ride will you take you to Barclay's, B.A.M., Downtown Brooklyn and Atlantic Mall. Living here means you are no more than 30 minutes from everywhere-Manhattan, JFK, Laguardia, Prospect Park, the Brooklyn Botanical Garden and so much more. If you are looking for a great home and neighborhood amenities, look no further. Find your sweet spot.