Romanesque Revival Mansion With Details Near Prospect Park Asking $4.8 Million

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This Romanesque Revival number at 44 Montgomery Place in Park Slope is quite the grand residence, designed in 1881 by C.P.H. Gilbert on a distinguished park block.

It’s got some sweet details intact, including inlaid floors, moldings, woodwork, cabinetry, pocket doors and stained glass. (There’s also an original clawfoot tub in a third-floor bathroom.)

There’s plenty of space in this one — around 4,000 square feet spread over five floors. There’s a one-bedroom rental on the garden floor, the rest of the house holds a quadruplex with five bedrooms.


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The bedrooms are all massive — there are two apiece on the second and third floors, and a single one on the top floor, along with a sauna and a deck. There’s a laundry room and a ton of closet space, with a handful of walk-ins.

Everything looks presentable enough, but the listing, from Louise Beasley-Spaier at Warren Lewis/Sotheby’s, makes clear there’s some work needed — “bring your vision, architect and contractor,” it reads.

The house hit the market last August for $5 million; it was taken off the market at the end of the year then returned in March. In May it was reduced to $4.8 million (or $4,799,999 if you want to be precise), where the price now stands. What do you make of it?

[Listing: 44 Montgomery Place | Broker: Warren Lewis/Sotheby’s] GMAP

Brooklyn Homes for Sale in Park Slope at 44 Montgomery Place

Brooklyn Homes for Sale in Park Slope at 44 Montgomery Place

Brooklyn Homes for Sale in Park Slope at 44 Montgomery Place

Brooklyn Homes for Sale in Park Slope at 44 Montgomery Place

Brooklyn Homes for Sale in Park Slope at 44 Montgomery Place

Brooklyn Homes for Sale in Park Slope at 44 Montgomery Place

Brooklyn Homes for Sale in Park Slope at 44 Montgomery Place

Brooklyn Homes for Sale in Park Slope at 44 Montgomery Place

Brooklyn Homes for Sale in Park Slope at 44 Montgomery Place

Brooklyn Homes for Sale in Park Slope at 44 Montgomery Place

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