313 Clinton Avenue #1 is gorgeous duplex condo imbued with 19th Century elegance and charm on Clinton Hill's highly desirable Mansion Row. This one-of-a-kind 3-bedroom, 2.5-bathroom home is a chic portrait of traditional Brooklyn living. Features of this 2,860 sq. ft. condo include original parquet floors with border inlays, original woodwork that includes wainscoting, balustrades, door and window molding, and pocket doors, soaring 14.5-ft ceilings on the parlor level, beautiful bay windows, a wood-burning fireplace with an intricately carved wooden mantel and surround, a lush garden with stone pavers and a fountain, ductless central air conditioning, and convenient in-home laundry.
Beyond a tasteful entryway adorned with an integrated full-length mirror and bench, the parlor level of the home flows into formal living and dining spaces. The living room has a bay window and a stately fireplace, and the dining room leads into a country-style eat-in kitchen that has granite countertops, a Wolf oven and cooktop, an original slate fireplace, a massive pantry, and direct access to a private deck and garden.
All three bedrooms as well as a quiet study/office sit on the garden level of the home. The second and third bedrooms have private closet space and share access to a second full bathroom with country-style finishes.
313 Clinton Ave is a distinguished 19th Century mansion with interesting architectural flourishes including a stunning white façade - the building has been called "The Wedding Cake House". The house has dormer windows and a mansard roof, and is surrounded by restaurants, cafes, parks, playgrounds, and shops that make Clinton Hill such a special place to live. It is less than a ten minute stroll to Fort Greene Park. Nearby subway options include the G and C lines. Unit 1 comes with a large basement-level storage space.