541 1st Street with deeded parking sold separately.
This timelessly elegant Park Slope brownstone has undergone a complete renovation and thoughtful restoration melding the historic and the modern. This Park block residence exemplifies everything that is now so important to us all with it's one-of-a-kind layout, private green space and room to grow.
Beautifully proportioned at 20 feet wide and 62 feet deep with its 2 extensions; dreamy 10.5-foot ceilings on the parlor level showcase the restored pier mirror, delicate banisters, and newel posts and marble hearth cabinet fireplace. The parlor floor entry with custom harlequin marble tile floor and whimsical wall paper sets the tone that every detail was considered in this special renovation and restoration. Thoughtfully designed and furnished by LYONS STUDIO, this home reflects style and relevant elegance. This entire home is highlighted with amazing original and restored millwork, moldings, stunning designer lighting, marble & stone along with all new state of the art appliances, central air systems, and top of the line mechanicals.
The chic entry ushers you into the airy formal living room with new herringbone flooring and large bay window perfect for the homes piano or holiday tree. The inviting sitting area is complete with the 1st of many statement chandeliers and working fireplace and leads into the open plan dining area. The highlight of this level is the spectacular chef's kitchen residing in the home's extension. Simply put, this feature is a dream come true with its enormous family-style kitchen complete with the addition of new sunny skylights, floor to ceiling custom millwork, book matched Calacatta marble backsplash and counters, polished nickel hardware, eat-in banquette and media area, complete with a 48" integrated Sub Zero refrigerator and 48" Wolf range and griddle with pot filler. Turn of the century details include originally restored stained glass transom windows, a decorative marble mantel in the rear of the extension and a set of originally restored pocket doors at the entry.
Off the kitchen is a new iron deck with stairs to the delightfully designed garden compete with cheery and vibrant turf and a raised planted bed at the ready for your personal landscaping touches.
Ascend the striking new staircase and pass the elegant powder room complete with its dramatic custom marble and nickel details. Up one flight to the to the enormous primary suite with a large beautifully designed bedroom with custom lighting, decorative fireplace, sunny bay window and elegant wedding cake moldings. The en-suite dressing rooms and bath are breathtaking with double vanity, designer sconces, custom Statuary marble and tile-work, freestanding vessel tub and large spa shower with Rohl polished nickel fixtures. There is a sprawling walk-in closet, two additional his & hers closets and a serene library too.
On to the top floor find 3 substantial bedrooms and a sweet nursery. The enormous "jack & jill" bathroom is completed with Carrara penny round tiles, an oversized stall shower with glass enclosure, and double sink with ample storage. The 2nd bathroom features handsome black marble floors, a wood vanity sink and soaking tub. This floor is completed with additional laundry and linen closet.
The garden entrance to the home is perfect for the "stroller set." Wheel right in to find an additional oasis for owners & guests alike. This level is home to an aspirational laundry room/mud room complete with full sized side by side machines, oversized sink and ample storage. Charming wood trim, sconces and floating shelves make this room a treasure. There is a bright bedroom and a custom full bathroom with Mondrian style cement tiles, and steel encasement shower enclosure. The pure magic is in the extension where one can find a wonderful family room complete with wet bar, wine fridge and dishwasher. Access to the garden can be found off this space as well.