Immaculate Updated Floor-Through With Details, Bonus Rooms in Windsor Terrace Asks $2,500


If you’re feeling patriotic these days, not to say nationalistic, witness this Windsor Terrace floor-through fitted out with a gleaming stainless-steel kitchen, chandeliers, and a new bathroom. The view from what we think is legally the bedroom at 218 Windsor Place looks over one of those old-school Brooklyn blocks where the neighbors hang American flags on every porch stoop — even in November 2017, Google Maps reveals.

Across the street, the norm seems to be a mix of Art Deco and Arts & Crafts styling and first-floor sunrooms, but on the even-numbered side, the streetscape reveals Renaissance Revival barreled, tan brick facades. Be sure to take a close look at the floor plan before making the trip to the otherwise scenic neighborhood wedged between Prospect Park and Green-Wood Cemetery, for the layout is a bit confusing.

Originally conceived as six rooms with parlor in front and dining room and kitchen in rear, the top-floor pad (part of a two-story two-family) has been converted from a three-bedroom to a slightly awkward yet luxurious one-bedroom.

Two rooms make up a sprawling bedroom suite (complete with closet) in the front of the unit. To the side is a small bedroom that could work as a nursery, home office or dressing room/closet. (There’s also a walk-in closet in the hall.)

In the rear, the two back rooms have been opened up to create an open-plan kitchen-dining room. An adjacent interior windowless room (formerly a bedroom) is probably meant to be a living room, though of course you could use it however you like.

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That said, the preserved parquet floors, moldings, and decorative tiled bathroom have some flair, and we foresee lots of industrious patterns of habitation by space-starved couples or college students. While the listing by Corcoran’s Laura Hess for $2,500 says one-bedroom in the text, the sidebar says 1.5. Can you make it work?

[Listing: 218 Windsor Pl, # 2 | Broker: Corcoran] GMAP

218 windsor place

218 windsor place

218 windsor place

218 windsor place

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