Welcome to TOWNHOUSE on 17thThis outstanding property is located on one of the most coveted wide streets in the border of South Slope and Windsor Terrace.

578 Driggs Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11211
Courtesy of Awaye Realty


501 17th Street
Brooklyn NY 11215
Cross street:Prospect Park West




Ownership: Single Family
Rooms: 8
Bedrooms: 3 BR
Bathrooms: 2.5
Pets: Pets Unknown


Price: $2,148,000


Welcome to TOWNHOUSE on 17th

This outstanding property is located on one of the most coveted wide streets in the border of South Slope and Windsor Terrace. With North East and Southern exposures, this home opens to an abundance of natural sunlight through out the day. This home boasts a total of 8 rooms, 3.5 bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms.

Originally built circa 1920, this house has been lovingly preserved, updated, and enriched. A gleaming brick facade encloses this exceptional property which offers more than meets the eye.

A legal one family home with impressive built and quality of a bygone era. Encompassing just under 2300 sq ft over 3 levels, plus an additional 600 sq ft partially finished basement – ready to create an additional room, playground, or family room with it's unusual tall ceilings

Metal beams were installed throughout giving this property incredible sturdiness, not found in frame buildings.

Upon entering this magnificent home on the parlor level, you will be welcomed by an inviting foyer, double doors, followed by an impressive open concept living and dining area; ready for lavish entertaining. A well integrated kitchen; ready to serve just as well as a chef’s kitchen with plenty of counter space, cabinets, and space for stools for those busy mornings, including a dishwasher. A door leading to what was previously a private deck, is accessible should the new owner decide to install one.

The fireplace embodies the elegance of this townhouse complete with crown moldings and meticulous attention to detail.

In the lower level you'll find a lavish master bedroom suite complete with extra large rear view windows and a door with access to your backyard. The second bedroom faces the front of the building and an additional room nestled in the middle of the apartment along with a full bathroom. The large bonus room or home office could easily act as a dreamlike walk-in closet or a variety of options.

The upper level (above parlor) is a fabulous, versatile open concept space with 1 extra large bedroom, a full bathroom and an abundance of natural light. Restored and updated pocket doors guarantee that the natural light and cross breeze will flow easily through the whole top floor. Skylight adorns the hallway which can be opened up to create a larger family room.

With the generous outdoor space you'll experience the serenity of residential Brooklyn, with easy access to the rest of the city and beyond. The Zen like garden is ready to bear fruit, or serve as an effortless to maintain gathering and lounge area.

Located at the intersection of Windsor Terrace, South Slope and Greenwood Heights, you'll enjoy all the best that Brooklyn living has to offer with world class dining, nightlife, bars, mom and pop shops, pet stores and — A shared garden = 500-acre Prospect Park — only a stone throw away. .

Conveniently located to transportation; F/G trains and close to BQE, Prospect Expressway and Hugh Carey Tunnel all within reach! Only a short train ride away from Manhattan making the busy city life accessible, while being able to enjoy life in this stunning home. Excellent public school zone and option of private schools are all within walking distance.

For a private showing, please reach out to our team and we’ll be happy to accommodate a private tour.

PLEASE NOTE: Outdoor deck was previously built by owners and was taken down to fix extension roof. New roof has warranty and the deck can be put back by new owners if desired.

Additional details:
- New Roof
- Property Renovated 10 & 13 years ago
- Private Deck option
- Original Updated Details
- Stone Foundation
- New Split AC Unit
- Warranties on Certain Updates
- Secured – Exterior – Cellar Stairs
- Extra Storage
- Contractors have confirmed the
availability to change current set up
without structural changes
- Ceiling Fans throughout


Garden; Laundry Room; Playground;

  • private-garden
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Gas
  • laundry-room
  • Walk-up


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