Pristine & Serene Townhouse Living in Fort Greene.Nestled on a tree-lined block amongst other turn of the century townhouses, 412 Adelphi stands stately and sophisticated. This gut renovated brick beauty is set up as a 4 bedroom, 2 1/2 bathroom owners triplex over a mint condition, income producing garden apartment. Up the brownstone stoop and through the original double doors is an artfully renovated and restored home featuring all of todays modern comforts and conveniences while honoring the feeling and history of the original townhouse. Expertly restored original details including crown molding, wainscoting, mantles, and parquet floors bring the history of this home alive. Zoned central heat & AC, a vented washer/dryer, brand new mechanicals, windows & more, provide comfort and piece of mind. The Parlor level features soaring ceilings, gorgeous hardwood floors and a large, open living and dining space that leads out to the enormous and expertly landscaped garden. The sleek open kitchen features Viola Park Cabinetry by Henry Built with dishwasher, high end stainless steel refrigerator & range, paperstone countertops and fresh subway tile backsplash. One level up is the expansive master suite featuring a dressing room with dual closets, a dreamy bathroom with claw foot tub, double vanity and separate shower room. A bright and sweet second bedroom is on this floor as well. The top floor houses 2 more large bedrooms and another full bathroom with glass shower and fresh and stylish tile work. Views of the treetops through all 6 windows where light dances in, makes this floor a relaxing retreat from the bustling neighborhood below. Fort Greene, known for its beautiful brownstones and tree-lined streets is also a transportation and cultural hub. Barclays Center, BAM, & Mark Morris Dance Center are just down the street along with Atlantic Center which offers 9 subway lines, the LIRR and a plethora of major stores and markets. The C train at Lafayette & the Fulton G trains are just a few blocks away as well. Restaurants, cafes, boutiques, and artisanal shops abound in this lively neighborhood, and if its outdoor activity your after, Fort Greene Park designed by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux is a true Brooklyn treasure. Please call or e-mail with questions or to set up a private viewing.
Fort Greene, a tree-lined neighborhood in the borough of Brooklyn, is located directly across from Lower Manhattan and is situated just north of Prospect Park. Fort Greene is charming, thanks in part to its tranquil, brownstone-studded streets, while also maintaining a youthful demeanor. Home to many cafes, trendy boutiques, and famous performance centers like The Brooklyn Academy of Music, Fort Greene is a cultural hotspot for writers, musicians, and city dwellers looking for a pace that’s a bit more laid back.
With the recent unprecedented rate cut by the Federal Reserve, banks have been inundated with people looking to take advantage of lower interest rates. Because of the overwhelming demand, we have not yet seen a huge reduction in mortgage rates. While we aren’t there yet, it is likely that we will see a dramatic shift in the upcoming months, which raises the question, “What does a 1 point difference in interest rate do for my bottom line?”Read more