Updated a month ago
Kensington, Brooklyn | Cortelyou Road & Ditmas Ave
10 Rooms5 Beds3 Baths1,600 Square FeetSingle Family

floors / apts2 / 1
Lot Size50'x100'
Built Size20'x34'
Building TypeHouse
RE Taxes$7,476
Price Per SF

This property was sold for $949,000 on 07/01/13.

Listing Features

  • Original Details

Outdoor space and views

  • Backyard
  • Patio
  • Porch

Building Amenities

  • Driveway
  • Garage
  • Laundry Room

Property Description

Delightful five-bedroom home located in Kensington next to the border with Ditmas Park, steps away from Cortelyou Road's vibrant restaurants, bars and shopping. Built in 1910, the three-story detached house features lovely original details: an oak staircase with decorative moldings, original wood frame moldings and a lovely mirrored mantel in the dining room. Its design creates a bright and inviting space with hardwood floors throughout. A large wrap around front porch takes in the afternoon sun The first floor offers an open floor plan with a double living room featuring eight windows providing plenty of natural light, a dining room with an original decorative gas fireplace, and a kitchen with room for expansion. The second floor features a large front bedroom with walk-in closet, a back bedroom suite with two rooms, a full bathroom and a large storage closet. The third floor has 2 bedrooms, one of which the owner has used as a music studio, a full bathroom and plenty of closet space. The finished basement has brand new flooring, a laundry room with farmhouse sink and bathroom, while hot water baseboard heating is featured throughout the property. Sitting on an oversized lot, gardeners get ready! The wrap-around garden and park-size private yard features a lovely magnolia tree and a swingset. There are plenty of possibilities in this private oasis, while the private driveway with garage, can easily fit 4 cars. A Must See!

Listing History

Sold and Closed by Alexandra Reddish
Contract Signed by Alexandra Reddish

Building Details

OwnershipSingle Family
Building TypeHouse
Year Built1910
Learn More About the Building

Transit and Citi Bike


Newkirk Plaza
0.41 miles
Cortelyou Rd
0.42 miles
Ditmas Av
0.43 miles

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OLR ID: 48654TH