Manhattan-based developer Quinlan Development Group has had a new rental building in the works for a multi-lot site on Pacific Street between Boerum Place and Smith Street for the past year or so. Having closed on the properties last summer and demolished the two-story warehouse at 259 Pacific Street in recent weeks, the developer filed new building permits earlier this month. The plans call for a seven-story building, which is consistent with what the developer told us back in January. At that time the developer was planning for roughly 60 apartments. The three lots have a combined street frontage of about 125 feet on Pacific Street, all of which now has plywood fencing installed along it.
New Rental Planned for Pacific Street in Boerum Hill [Brownstoner] GMAP
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The first thing you notice about the red brick and brownstone Queen Anne at 196 Hancock is the exceptional exterior. Designed by architect Gilbert Alphonse Schellenger, the house was built in the early 1880s, according to Save Bedford Stuyvesant. Inside there are plenty of original details, including parquet floors, elaborate fretwork screens, mantels, a pier mirror, shutters […]