A luminous 2-family townhouse situated in Prospect Lefferts Gardens, 142 Lenox Road blends a charming, 19th century façade with a practical, contemporary interior. The 23-ft wide house sits on a lot that measures 25’ x 168’, and comes with the rights to a 2000 sq. ft. addition. The property also boasts a picturesque limestone porch, lush yard space both in the front and back of the house, and an income-producing rental unit that has had a tenant in place for the last 4 years.
The first unit is a gorgeous 3-bedroom, 3-bathroom owner’s duplex. The upper level of the duplex features hardwood floors, a south-facing bay window, a tray ceiling in the living space, and an open-concept living room, dining room, and kitchen. The kitchen is equipped with a huge eat-in island, sleek countertops, a subway tile backsplash, white cabinetry, and a suite of high-end stainless steel appliances. At the back of the upper level lie all three bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, and access to the backyard. Each bedroom has its own closet space, while the master bedroom possesses an en-suite with glass block walls, dual vanity sinks, and a walk-in shower. The lower level of the duplex is a vast, windowed basement with modern finishes, an additional full bathroom, and a washer/dryer.
The second unit features 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, airy 12-ft ceilings, a pair of skylights, hardwood floors, a south-facing bay window, a washer/dryer, and an open-concept living room, dining room, and kitchen. The kitchen comes with an eat-in peninsula and a full suite of appliances. The second and third bedrooms have large reach-in closets and easy access a full bathroom, while the master bedroom boasts a walk-in closet and a full en-suite bathroom.
142 Lenox Road sits just a few blocks away from the restaurants, cafes, and shops that line both Flatbush and Nostrand Avenues. It is just a short walk from the southeastern corner of Prospect Park, within which lies Prospect Park Lake and the LeFrak Center. The LeFrak Center offers seasonal ice skating, roller skating, biking, boating, and water play activities. Nearby subway lines include the Q/2/5.