Updated 18 hours ago
Clinton Hill, Brooklyn | Flushing Ave & Park Ave
18 Rooms7 Beds6.5 Baths3,600 Square FeetMulti-Family

floors / apts3 / 3
Lot Size20'2"x100'
Built Size20'2"x40'
Building TypeHouse
RE Taxes$4,531
Price Per SF

Outdoor space and views

  • Backyard
  • Garden
  • Patio

Property Description

47 Vanderbilt Avenue, built in 1910, is situated on a tranquil, tree-lined street of row houses in the exclusive Wallabout historic district. This classic Brooklyn brownstone with modern touches has been renovated, it’s the seamless blend of high-end finishes and modern technology nestled in classic brownstone Brooklyn. This beautiful 20-foot wide home is configured as an owner’s triplex with a big backyard and two rental units on the second and third floors. As you enter the owner's triplex, up the elegant stoop, you are greeted by a very spacious living room with a decorative fireplace, high ceilings, and new oak wood flooring throughout. Passed the living area is a convenient powder room. In the back half of the parlor floor, overlooking the private backyard, is the impeccably renovated island kitchen. The open kitchen is finished with custom grey lacquer cabinetry, quartz countertops, and a full suite of Berzonni appliances including a five-burner stove, double-door 36" fridge, dishwasher, and microwave. This eat-in kitchen is a chef's dream. Downstairs you’ll find three bedrooms and two full baths. The king-sized primary bedroom faces the tree-lined street and features two windows, two closets, and a large bathroom. The two queen-sized bedrooms are located in the back of the house, facing the backyard, and equipped with closets - one of the bedrooms has a walkout patio that leads to the backyard. The second bathroom is finished with a soaking tub and is adjacent to the laundry area which houses a brand new washer and dryer. The fully finished basement can easily be transformed into a recreational room or media/games room and has another access door to the massive backyard. The 2nd and 3rd floors are almost identical in size. Each floor-through unit has two bedrooms and two bathrooms with a spacious living area opposite a large Pullman kitchen. These income-producing rental units are also newly renovated and adorned with decorative fireplaces and great natural light and closets throughout. Located near Fort Greene Park, New York City's only Wegmans and great establishments such as Brooklyn Roasting Company, Russ and Daughters, and Le Pettit Monstre to name a few. The fastest commute to Manhattan is just down the street with the NYC Ferry that transports you to Wall Street in 10 minutes. Perfectly situated at the crossroads of Fort Greene, Clinton Hill, and the Brooklyn Navy Yard, this stunning updated three-family gem awaits the savvy buyer.

Listing History

Initial Price by Eliane Bugod

Building Details

Building TypeHouse
Year Built1910
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Transit and Citi Bike

Citi Bike

Clermont Ave & Park Ave
0.08 miles
Clinton Ave & Flushing Ave
0.1 miles


Brooklyn Navy Yard
0.42 miles

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: 87565TH