356 President Street
A remarkable multi-family townhouse nestled in the Carroll Gardens Historic District, 356 President is a seamless blend of contemporary chic and classic Brooklyn charm. Features of this 4,541 sq. ft., 22-ft wide home include a gorgeous redbrick façade, a finished cellar with extra storage, a utility sink, and a washer/dryer, a landscaped backyard with cedar fencing and built-in seating, exposed wood beams and brick walls, 8 fireplaces, a 3-story extension, a pair of 2-bedroom, 1-bathroom rental units, an owner’s duplex, and a host of restored original details that include stunning hardwood floors, marble fireplace mantles, and incredibly intricate ceiling medallions and moldings.
The 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom owner’s duplex has two entrances and access to the backyard. The upper level of the duplex opens into a formal living room adorned with a regal fireplace, a pair of floor-to-ceiling windows, and elegant period details. It then leads through pocket doors into a gracious dining room with an attached bathroom and, from there, flows into a lovely eat-in kitchen. The windowed kitchen has access to a rear deck and is equipped with a huge peninsula, sleek countertops, a blue subway tile backsplash, and a suite of high-end stainless steel appliances. All three bedrooms and a cozy den sit on the garden level of the duplex. The master bedroom has a walk-in closet and a fireplace while the other bedrooms look out into backyard. All three bedrooms share access to a pristine full bathroom.
The rental units are ideal for generating additional income or hosting relatives. Each one features 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, a fully equipped kitchen, a spacious living area, and charming period details.
356 President Street is situated on a quiet, tree-lined street in Carroll Gardens. It is just steps from an array of trendy restaurants, bars, cafes, and shops, and is close to Carroll Park, Gowanus, and Boerum and Cobble Hills. It is a 10 minute walk to Whole Foods Market, and the F and G subway lines are just 3 blocks away.