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32 1st Place, Brooklyn, NY, New York 11231. A rare and exquisite townhouse in a class of its own awaits the discerning Brownstone Brooklyn buyer, offering 5,500+ sf of gracious living quarters spanning 5 floors, a fully-outfitted cellar & incredible 2,000 sf of outdoor space. Completely rebuilt, custom-crafted & meticulously finished with utmost attention to detail, this indescribable gem melds historic beauty with modern luxury - on one of the most coveted tree-lined streets in Carroll Gardens.
CWB Architects did a masterful job in the design and reconstruction of this grand 6 bedroom, 4.5 bath residence, preserving original character & details while incorporating top-of-the-line features for refined luxury living. A private elevator whisks you to all floors of the home with ease. Up to 24' ceilings, with floor-to-ceiling windows and southern & northern exposures, optimize airiness & bathe the interior with light. Gorgeous wide-plank hardwood floors, original & recast moldings, original woodwork, custom built-ins/closets & 3 working fireplaces enhance the classic allure. State-of-the-art conveniences provide ultimate comfort such as 2 laundry rooms, a custom indoor/outdoor sound system, custom lighting control, central vacuum, security, motorized window treatments & multi-zone Mitsubishi central air.
A stately entryway reveals a superlative home that is a work of art & an entertaining lover's dream. On the parlor floor, an expansive living room with double-height windows & formal dining room with an adjacent wet bar & buffet station afford an effortless flow for the host. The parlor level overlooking the family room on the garden level creates a sense of drama & open space. Spill out to the impeccably landscaped rear garden oasis graced by magnolia, persimmon, espaliered apple & tea trees, illuminated by built-in underground lighting, for relaxing with family and guests.
The voluminous family room with soaring ceilings is a perfect backdrop for gatherings. The stunning open Calacatta marble kitchen brightened by towering windows is equipped with premium Wolf, Bosch & Sub-Zero appliances & a casual dining area for morning fare. A well-appointed mudroom with custom built-ins, spacious guest bedroom & powder room complete the garden level.
Three bedrooms with generous custom closets, luxurious baths & a laundry room occupy the 3rd floor. Bedrooms share a quiet sitting area facing lovely tree-lined 1st Place. The 4th floor is reserved for the master suite, complemented by a marble fireplace & expansive dressing room with custom Italian-made shelving & closets. The sky-lit master bath with a freestanding claw-foot tub, walk-in shower & double vanity is a spa-like retreat. The 5th floor presents a family room with wet bar, powder & steam rooms. The divine rooftop terrace with a wood-burning fireplace showcases sweeping vistas of NY Harbor, Statue of Liberty, Brooklyn & Manhattan skyline.
The finished cellar is a wonderful hangout with a rec room, custom shelving, laundry, kitchenette with Liebherr wine fridges & abundant storage. Irrigation for the lush front & rear yards, a cistern that collects rainwater & custom original Maritime lighting are among the additional highlights.
Experience custom-built magnificence in prime Carroll Gardens, near Brooklyn's best restaurants, cafes, shops, and the F/G station at Carroll Street.
Listing courtesy of Compass