Hunts Lane: Where Time Stands Still

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    We’d never taken the time to explore Hunts Lane in Brooklyn Heights before so, when we found ourselves in the area with a couple of extra minutes on our hands last week, we took the chance to check out the dead-end street. Lined exclusively with carriage houses, the lane feels wonderfully frozen in a time before the cheapest house in the area cost $3 million. Of course, that may be about to change for the quiet block: On Tuesday, Landmarks approved an application to build a rooftop addition at the 8 Hunts Lane, a 45-wide carriage house on the south side of the street. Mon dieu! GMAP

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