Updated 3 hours ago
In contract
Clinton Hill, Brooklyn | Franklin Ave & Classon Ave
4 Rooms2 Beds1 BathCondo

Common Charges$560
RE Taxes$279

Listing Features

  • BuiltIns
  • Dining Alcove
  • Floor-Through
  • Ground Floor
  • Hardwood Floors
  • High Ceilings
  • Original Details
  • Parlor
  • Recessed Lighting
  • Track Lighting
  • Dishwasher
  • S Steel Appliances
  • Soaking Tub

Outdoor space and views

  • Garden
  • North Exposure
  • South Exposure
  • West Exposure

Building Amenities

  • Voice Intercom


  • Pets Allowed
  • Pieds A Terre Ok

Property Description

Accepted offer, showing for backup! This Parlor floor-through condo with a private backyard retains its classic character while sporting modern upgrades. To start, the apartment has extra high ceilings throughout and a beatiful ornamental stone and brick fireplace in the main living area. The kitchen was renovated with quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances and was recently extended vertically to make better use of the space and provide extra storage. The primary bedroom was also enlarged by the current owners to increase functionality and simplify the layout. The 2nd bedroom is currently used as a nursery but would also make a great home office and Peloton room. The elegant bathroom has beautiful tiling and a Toto toilet. The backyard has been lovingly landscaped with a stepping stone entrance, gravel ground covering and market lights that make for a memorable evening of entertaining. There is a private storage cage, bike storage and free laundry in the basement. 208 Lefferts is a 4 unit Condominium on one of the best streets by the Clinton Hill/Bed Stuy/Crown Heights border. Only 3 blocks long, there is minimal through traffic on the townhome lined streets. There is nearby access to the Franklin and Washington C/S trains and the Nostrand A/C express stop. Head up Classon to Speedy Romeo or hit up Franklin for Hart's, Chavela's and Mayfield.

Listing History

Contract Out by Grant Braswell
Accepted Offer by Grant Braswell

Building Details

Building TypeTownhouse
Service LevelVoice Intercom
Year Built1930
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Transit and Citi Bike


Franklin Av
0.04 miles
Nostrand Av
0.31 miles
Park Pl
0.37 miles


Nostrand AvenueLong Island Rail Road
0.44 miles

Citi Bike

Lefferts Pl & Franklin Ave
0.03 miles
Pacific St & Classon Ave
0.15 miles
Dean St & Franklin Ave
0.17 miles

Building Availability


Two Beds in Clinton Hill


Clinton Hill | Brooklyn

Quick Profile

Tucked behind the Brooklyn Navy Yard in central Brooklyn is the quiet residential neighborhood of Clinton Hill. Once a strictly working-class neighborhood, Clinton Hill has become known for its elegant brownstones and stately mansions that were built as Manhattanites crossed the East River in the 1920s in search of the supposed health benefits that came from living “on the hill,” which has an elevation of 95 feet. Now you will also find newer luxury apartment and condo buildings interspersed throughout the neighborhood.

The Pratt Institute and St. Joseph College give the area a certain energy that comes from having a college in your town, while it’s leafy streets, some with their original cobblestones, and slower pace attract young families. Millennials and professionals are flocking to Clinton Hill in search of a reasonably priced neighborhood that offers both nightlife and an easy commute to Manhattan. Clinton Hill is a beautiful neighborhood with a suburban feel and firm roots in its past that also offers plenty of urban amenities.

New businesses are showing up in Clinton Hill on a regular basis, adding to the current proliferation of coffee shops, restaurants, and bars. As the population changes, new entertainment and nightlife venues are migrating to the area to meet the demand. Barclays Center is within easy walking distance, offering exciting sporting events and concerts.

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OLR ID: 1462434