75 1/2 Bedford St
New York, NY 10014

Cross street:Commerce St


Ownership: For Sale
Type: Townhouse
Rooms: 9
Bedrooms: 3 BR
Bathrooms: 2
Area: 999 sq ft
Exterior area: 124 sq ft


Price: $4,199,000
Annual Taxes: $18,861

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Hanna Oh
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578 Driggs Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11211


This 19th-century building is one of the most unique and historical properties in all of Manhattan with its own Wikipedia page and numerous press articles! Famously known as Millay's House, the three-story plus finished basement 1873 Dutch-style house has been renovated with a modern touch and aesthetic still it is featuring original details of the house.
This gem of a townhouse has 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 4 wood-burning fireplaces, original exposed beams, and a fully finished lower level retreat.
There's abundant light on all three floors, from the skylight to the oversized windows, and the rear of the house has floor-to-ceiling French doors on the first and second floors that open onto a tree-shaded backyard. Each floor has an open layout and a beautiful white oak floor throughout. Modern kitchen with custom millwork, Italian marble countertops, backsplash and bathrooms.
With its unique architecture, this famous home shares notable residents. In 1923, the house was leased by a consortium of artists who used it for actors working at the nearby Cherry Lane Theater. Cary Grant and John Barrymore stayed at the house while performing at the Cherry Lane during this time. The anthropologist, Margaret Mead, The cartoonist, William Steig, and the Pulitzer prize-winning poet, Edna St. Vincent Millay lived in the house from 1923 to 1924
This is really a once in a lifetime chance to own your own very unique piece of NYC history!

Please call or email for a private showing.


  • 24 Hour Security Guards
  • Abundant Closets
  • Back Yard
  • Basement
  • Central Air Conditioning
  • Dishwasher
  • Exposed Brick
  • Finished basement
  • Fireplace
  • French Doors
  • Hardwood Floors
  • High Ceilings
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry Room
  • Multi-Level
  • Private Entrance
  • Private Storage
  • washer dryer


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