Located just outside the Clinton Hill Historic District, the pre-Civil War home appeared to sell for a low price to longtime owners and will become a seven-story, 14-unit modern apartment building.
After a number of twists and turns, an historic property near Hot Bird could not be saved and will likely become a seven-story apartment building.
In 2007, a brick building in Downtown Brooklyn with a connection to the abolitionist movement was saved from eminent domain. Now, in a shocking twist, it might be demolished.
The freestanding 1850s house is located just outside the Clinton Hill Historic District and adjacent to a proposed 29-story tower.