540 East 23rd Street, Brooklyn, NY, 11210

540 East 23rd Street
Brooklyn NY 11210

Cross street:Foster Avenue

Building

Type:House
Era:Post-war
Floors:2

Property

Ownership: Single Family
Rooms: 13
Bedrooms: 5 BR
Bathrooms: 4
Pets: Pets Unknown

Financials

Price: $2,499,000
578 Driggs Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11211
Courtesy of Compass

Description

Brimming with charm and enchantment, the idyllic setting of this 5 Bedroom, 3 Full and 2 Half Bath Victorian is something out of a fairytale! Everything you could wish for has been done for you! Completely renovated inside and out, this enchanting beauty has been beautifully redesigned to maximize open space and light while showcasing the lovely original detail and the breathtaking structure beneath. Glimpses of rough-hewn joists and exposed brick, combine effortlessly with the crisp lines of the lofty, light filled interior, creating a wonderfully organic and unmistakably inviting aesthetic. The gracious front porch with two ceiling fans to cool you on hot, Summer days welcomes you into the sprawling, dramatic open space of the Parlor floor. An absolute dream for family life and gatherings, the generous entry foyer, living/dining areas and kitchen flow together seamlessly. Ten foot ceilings enhance the feeling of open space and windows on every wall flood the room with spectacular natural light while affording a lovely connection to the outdoors. The sprawling entry foyer and living room are big enough for two seating areas, and has a bay of three windows, the original decorative, gas fireplace and an original leaded glass window. The dining room is big enough for a table that seats 10 or more, has another decorative gas fireplace and is open to the stunning chef's kitchen. Exquisite kitchen finishes include custom white painted cabinetry with Santana Quartz countertops, an integrated gold toned Farm sink and fixtures. The high end appliance suite includes an LG Cafe Series, 6-burner stove with a white Ancona hood, Bosch dishwasher and a huge Frigidaire, double door refrigerator with a full size refrigerator and freezer. Rough hewn, open shelving and exposed beam ceilings add a delightful organic contrast. A door off of the kitchen to your private backyard oasis with a large expanse of grass and peripheral plantings, makes enjoyment of the outdoors easy! Off of the kitchen is a convenient, windowed half bath. The perfectly laid out second floor is the home to three, huge bedrooms and two full baths. The big and bright Primary suite can accommodate a King sized bed with plenty of room to spare, has a huge walk-in closet that awaits your customization and a spa-like ensuite bath. Luxurious bath finishes include a gorgeous, double sink vanity with gold toned fixtures and great cabinet and drawers storage, a huge, open, walk in shower with gold toned rain shower head and hand held shower, and a free standing soaking tub. The second full bath has a shower/tub combo with gold toned rain shower head and hand held shower, whimsical black and white floor tile and a blue painted wood vanity. The sunny, third floor bath has dark blue vanity, lovely wood floors and a shower/tub combo with gold toned rain shower head and hand held shower. The finished basement is a fantastic bonus additional living space, ripe for your finishing touches. An open stair from the Parlor floor allows for fluid integration into the rest of the home and is Complete with vinyl plank flooring, a half bath and laundry area with LG Thin Q front loading washer & dryer. Whether it is a home gym or office, screening room or playroom, the possibilities are endless! Con Edison high efficiency, Hyper Heat system provides perfect climate control heating and cooling throughout the home. The long driveway with one car garage can easily accommodate three cars! All of this in close proximity to the new playground on Bedford and Glenwood, Midwood Montessori, PS 315, PS 889, PS 193, Midwood High School, the vibrant shopping and restaurants of Flatbush Junction, Newkirk Plaza and Cortelyou Road!e shopping and restaurants of Cortelyou Rd, Newkirk Plaza and the 2, 5, B & Q trains to Manhattan.

Amenities

Driveway; Garage;

  • Private Garden
  • Garage
  • Walk-up

Neighborhood

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Brimming with charm and enchantment, the idyllic setting of this 5 Bedroom, 3 Full and 2 Half Bath Victorian is something out of a fairytale !

Description

Brimming with charm and enchantment, the idyllic setting of this 5 Bedroom, 3 Full and 2 Half Bath Victorian is something out of a fairytale! Everything you could wish for has been done for you! Completely renovated inside and out, this enchanting beauty has been beautifully redesigned to maximize open space and light while showcasing the lovely original detail and the breathtaking structure beneath. Glimpses of rough-hewn joists and exposed brick, combine effortlessly with the crisp lines of the lofty, light filled interior, creating a wonderfully organic and unmistakably inviting aesthetic. The gracious front porch with two ceiling fans to cool you on hot, Summer days welcomes you into the sprawling, dramatic open space of the Parlor floor. An absolute dream for family life and gatherings, the generous entry foyer, living/dining areas and kitchen flow together seamlessly. Ten foot ceilings enhance the feeling of open space and windows on every wall flood the room with spectacular natural light while affording a lovely connection to the outdoors. The sprawling entry foyer and living room are big enough for two seating areas, and has a bay of three windows, the original decorative, gas fireplace and an original leaded glass window. The dining room is big enough for a table that seats 10 or more, has another decorative gas fireplace and is open to the stunning chef's kitchen. Exquisite kitchen finishes include custom white painted cabinetry with Santana Quartz countertops, an integrated gold toned Farm sink and fixtures. The high end appliance suite includes an LG Cafe Series, 6-burner stove with a white Ancona hood, Bosch dishwasher and a huge Frigidaire, double door refrigerator with a full size refrigerator and freezer. Rough hewn, open shelving and exposed beam ceilings add a delightful organic contrast. A door off of the kitchen to your private backyard oasis with a large expanse of grass and peripheral plantings, makes enjoyment of the outdoors easy! Off of the kitchen is a convenient, windowed half bath. The perfectly laid out second floor is the home to three, huge bedrooms and two full baths. The big and bright Primary suite can accommodate a King sized bed with plenty of room to spare, has a huge walk-in closet that awaits your customization and a spa-like ensuite bath. Luxurious bath finishes include a gorgeous, double sink vanity with gold toned fixtures and great cabinet and drawers storage, a huge, open, walk in shower with gold toned rain shower head and hand held shower, and a free standing soaking tub. The second full bath has a shower/tub combo with gold toned rain shower head and hand held shower, whimsical black and white floor tile and a blue painted wood vanity. The sunny, third floor bath has dark blue vanity, lovely wood floors and a shower/tub combo with gold toned rain shower head and hand held shower. The finished basement is a fantastic bonus additional living space, ripe for your finishing touches. An open stair from the Parlor floor allows for fluid integration into the rest of the home and is Complete with vinyl plank flooring, a half bath and laundry area with LG Thin Q front loading washer & dryer. Whether it is a home gym or office, screening room or playroom, the possibilities are endless! Con Edison high efficiency, Hyper Heat system provides perfect climate control heating and cooling throughout the home. The long driveway with one car garage can easily accommodate three cars! All of this in close proximity to the new playground on Bedford and Glenwood, Midwood Montessori, PS 315, PS 889, PS 193, Midwood High School, the vibrant shopping and restaurants of Flatbush Junction, Newkirk Plaza and Cortelyou Road!e shopping and restaurants of Cortelyou Rd, Newkirk Plaza and the 2, 5, B & Q trains to Manhattan.

Amenities

Driveway; Garage;

  • Private Garden
  • Garage
  • Walk-up

Neighborhood

More listings:

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