MLS® ID: CORC-5846984
18 Remsen Street
Brooklyn, New York, 11201 $8,750,000
Located on the premier block of Brooklyn Heights, 18 Remsen Street is a grand five story townhouse standing 25.5 feet wide and 45.5 feet deep, offering view of the NY Harbor and Manhattan from the upper floors and the lovely fifth floor terrace. With grand entertaining spaces, 7 bedrooms, four full bathrooms and a powder room, this elegant home has been lovingly maintained by its owner for the past 50 years. A separate garden level apartment has high ceilings and French doors out to the landscaped bluestone garden, and can easily be incorporated with the upper floors for use as a single family home. The parlor floor has two wood burning fireplaces, original wood floors and nearly 12 foot high ceilings. French doors off the dining room lead to a balcony with stairs to the garden. The master suite occupies the third floor, with a large library on the Remsen Street side. This lovely room has floor to ceiling bookshelves, and a working fireplace. Three additional large bedrooms and a full bath are on the fourth floor. The fifth floor is an amazing space, with a large open room with 11 foot ceilings, a separate bedroom, laundry room and a spectacular terrace with views over Remsen Street to NY Harbor and the lower Manhattan skyline. The full height cellar houses the homes mechanical systems, laundry room, and wine cellar. 18 Remsen Street is located in the heart of Brooklyn Heights and convenient to everything this beloved neighborhood has to offer, and just minutes to Manhattan. This treasured landmarked block is lined with pristine townhouses, and ends in a cul-de-sac with direct access to the Brooklyn Heights Promenade. A rare opportunity to make one of Brooklyn Heights finest properties your home for generations to come.