UpdatedThis Week
Added5/7/2019
About this Property
Beautiful Brooklyn gem mere moments from Prospect Park, finely preserved and updated for your living pleasure! Architecturally distinctive and rich with historic integrity, 60 Montgomery Place is a wonderful 4-story, 22-foot-wide residence in prime Park Slope with an English basement, private garden, outdoor deck, roof terrace and green roof offering lovely park views. A legal two-family, currently enjoyed as a single-family, this home is special in every way, with triple exposures to the north, south and east, and loads of original features. Extensive renovations to the home including finely redone kitchen and baths and central air conditioning lend the elements of modern luxury that today's discerning buyer desires. The elegant wood floors that enrich the interior are a mix of original, reclaimed and new, met by tinted plaster walls throughout. The gracious first level welcomes you with an entry foyer with large coat closet, opening to the front sitting room. This stunning living area features tall sun-filled windows, new wood floors, a marble fireplace, and crystal chandelier thats original to the house. Proceed to the lovely piano room, with an adjacent powder room. Beyond is the stately dining room clad in restored mahogany paneling, with new wood flooring and leaded glass windows enhancing the character. Flow through to the contemporary eat-in chefs kitchen for easy serving and entertaining. Here a 19th century reclaimed European encaustic tile floor is complemented by sleek wood cabinetry, recycled glass tile backsplash, Danby marble countertops and premium stainless steel Wolf and Sub-Zero appliances. From the eating area, glass doors open to a private deck. On the second floor youll find the large master bedroom retreat with a gas fireplace, walk-in closet, home office, and full bath graced by both limestone and 19th century reclaimed European encaustic tiles. A charming den with wood trimmed bay windows, powder room, and laundry closet complete this spacious level.Level three presents a bright, roomy den that can accommodate multiple uses, as well as 2 bedrooms (one with walk-in closet). The shared full bath is styled with floor tiles that were handmade in Morocco, a soaking tub by Wetstyle, and glass vanity by Robern. Two additional bedrooms, a full bath, and convenient kitchenette area occupy the 4th story. The larger king-size bedroom is vaulted with a striking oversized window, and the smaller bedroom can fit a queen-size bed. The modern bathroom with a walk-in shower also has handmade Moroccan floor tiles. All bathrooms in the home are appointed with Duravit fixtures.The peaceful roof deck made with reclaimed Ipe wood from the Coney Island Boardwalk is a true treat, showcasing views of Prospect Park. Along with this is a lush green roof, featured in Martha Stewart Living, with an irrigation system and vistas of the Park, Downtown Manhattan, and Statue of Liberty. Sixteen-zone heating/air conditioning keeps the interior climate comfortable. The English basement with sliding glass doors to the yard provides an abundance of storage and includes an additional bedroom and full bathroom. A location beyond compare, right near Prospect Park, Grand Army Plaza, and the shops and restaurants lining 7th Avenue, makes this property a very rare and exciting offering.
Property History
  • 8/19/2019Information Last Updated
  • 5/7/2019Added to Brownstoner by Corcoran at 5395000
Details
  • Status:Active
  • Size:6500 Sq Ft
  • Type:Mulit-residential Townhouse
  • ID:5731309
  • Tax:1439
  • Year Built:1901
Brownstoner Features
Location
Tax:$1,439
6 BA
7 BD
Charlie Pigott
Corcoran
Candace Shemmer
Corcoran
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