345 79th Street - Bay Ridge, New York
Classic Brooklyn Townhouse that has been featured 3 times on Brownstoner. 3 Levels of Living Space and a Garage with an Additional Parking Spot. Ferry to Wall Street in 19 minutes on the newly announced Coney Island Route. Brooklyn Townhouse Luxury Living at its Finest...This is one of the last pre-converted 2-units on the block. Each level has a gracious floor plan, providing plenty of space for the most discerning aesthetic. 79th St remains the most fabled in Bay Ridge. Made famous as John Travolta's street in Saturday Night Fever. Further back when Bay Ridge's moniker was Yellow Hook, 79th St was known as Van Brunt Lane. Named after the New Utrecht power brood, whose estate Owl's Head; rested to the west atop The Narrows.Located in the heart of Bay Ridge, at the nexus of a picturesque tree-lined street and Restaurant Row. Steps away from the 77th Street R train station into Manhattan, this lovely brick single-family attached home has sun, space, and charm abound. Currently configured as a single-family, with the zoning to easily convert to a 2-unit.The house boasts high ceilings, unique preserved pre-war details, brilliant cherry oak flooring throughout, and much more. Wonderful additions include finished lower-level with full bathroom, parlor floor expansion with wash-closet, new windows throughout, new roof, new hot water supply and central heating system. The parlor floor features crown molding throughout, with a south-facing grand living room that opens up to a large dining room. Segueing to the rear is the kitchen, which flows into the bonus room expansion. The second floor has three bedrooms with abundant closet space and a full bath. The lower level is currently used as a recreation room, a full bath, and two entrances from the front and the back of the house. The front porch makes for an ideal lounging area during summer nights, while the backyard is perfectly sized for gardening, barbecuing, and entertaining guests. There is a one car garage with three possible parking spots in total, as well as abundant street parking nearby. Endless possibilities await you as you explore this gem close to all Bay Ridge has to offer - dining, parks, transportation, and more. Restaurant options around the corner on Third Avenue range from Michelin star Middle Eastern cuisine at Tanoreen to legendary homestyle Italian fare at Campania, Gino's, Areo, and Vesuvio to inventive fare at Brooklyn Beet Company. Shore Road Park, just a few blocks away, features a waterfront promenade, various walking paths, and outdoor activities. The 77th Street R train station, express buses, and a ferry will make a commute into Manhattan, if needed, quick and enjoyable.
This listing courtesy of Douglas Elliman