Julie is going for "organic modern" -- a balance of modern lines and white surfaces contrasted with natural forms and neutral colors.
What if you had a remarkable and unique home and rather than moving, you decided to take on the challenge of customizing the space to fit your changing needs?
The single-family townhouse has two wood-burning fireplaces, a pier mirror, six mantels and scenic wallpaper in the dining room.
The house has a wide 25-foot street front and historic details -- promising, despite a possible need for renovation.
Cobble Hill, Brooklyn, and New York's literary scene are losing an icon.
One delightful street that keeps appearing in images is the charming Verandah Place in Cobble Hill.
Some lucky person just snapped up one of the most coveted spots in Cobble Hill — a rental in one of Warren Place’s charming Mews houses. Built for workingmen in the late 1870s and beloved by many, these diminutive Gothic homes aren’t often found for sale, let alone rent.
This striking townhouse, at 132 Kane Street in Cobble Hill, comes to us via Dixon, the Australian firm that’s been buying, renovating and renting Brooklyn townhouses at a furious clip in recent years. With its modernist design, this one’s a departure for the group, which has restored quite a few historic Brooklyn properties.
Said design was “inspired by early-20th-century modern French architects and designers such as Le Corbusier, Robert Mallet Stevens, Pierre Chareau, and Jean Prouve,” according to the listing, from Dixon Leasing’s Joshua Carney. The result “exhibits a refined industrialism paired with understated luxury.”
“You have an association with a long history,” City Council Member Stephen Levin told a crowd of frustrated Cobble Hill residents outside City Hall Wednesday morning, “Keep on fighting the good fight.”
The community group Cobble Hill Association and its supporters are demanding Mayor de Blasio help hammer out a new and better plan for the controversial redevelopment of the former Long Island College Hospital campus in Cobble Hill.
Mere days after developer Fortis said it’s considering building a 260,000-square-foot mega-dorm at the former Long Island College Hospital site, the firm has released renderings and details of its newly updated plans via a website, launched Tuesday.