The perfect blend of old-world charm and modern amenities, 994 Bergen is a legal two family home that is currently configured as a single family. This renovated frame townhouse was built in 1901 and is the perfect display of quintessential Brooklyn living. Standing at 20' wide and 37' deep on an extra-long 128.5' lot, you truly feel like you are in your own tranquil hideaway far away from the hustle and bustle of city life.
Enter through the garden level and enjoy the massive open country kitchen featuring new cabinets appliances such as LG refrigerator, stove, range and washer/dryer as well as a Miele dishwasher. A large dining area off the kitchen boasts a decorative fireplace. There is also an impeccably renovated bathroom with stall shower on this floor providing a practical convenience to yourself and your guests when entertaining. For your outdoor enjoyment is an unusually large landscaped south facing garden measuring approximately 88' deep - a true gardener's delight. Also on the garden level is access to the generously proportioned basement which extends past the footprint of the house.
Up on the parlor level choose to relax in the living room which receives ample northern light throughout the day. Appreciate the well preserved details throughout on this floor which include an intricate mantelpiece and spectacular stained glass windows on your main entry door. Moving through this floor you also can enjoy the comfort of a den where you can relax after a long day and listen to the trees rustle outside your windows from your lush backyard. Also enjoy the convenience of a home office on this floor.
Heading up the wide staircase with a beautifully maintained original banister you have two northern facing bedrooms. Also on this floor you have a generously proportioned south facing master bedroom with en-suite bathroom. Custom millwork and closets throughout in the master bedroom make staying neat and tidy a breeze.
Additional Major building upgrades include Kensington double pane energy efficient windows, new hot water heater, re-tarred roof and HVAC heating and cooling systems in each room for both comfort and economy. The house is pre-wired for high-speed Internet and cable. 994 Bergen is situated on a quiet one-way street between vibrant Franklin and Bedford Avenues where you are extremely close to a host of irresistible restaurants, cafés, and amenities. This also puts you in very close proximity to the much anticipated Union Market which will be arriving in due time. This location also offers close proximity to the express A train at Nostrand, 2/3/5/4 and the S shuttle trains at Franklin Avenue. You are also a stone's throw to the Brooklyn Children's Museum and are less than ten blocks to the Brooklyn Botanical Garden and the majestic Prospect Park, which has one of the best farmer's market's every Saturday!
This listing courtesy of Douglas Elliman
994 Bergen Street - Crown Heights, New York
Neighborhood: Crown Heights
Single Family Townhouse
Monthly Real Estate Tax: $173
3 Beds | 2 Baths
Approximate Sq. Feet: 2,200
Listing ID: 2561870