1201 Dean Street - Crown Heights, New York
1201 Dean is a grand home that effortlessly combines coveted old world detail with modern updates, all set in the heart of the Crown Heights North Historic District. Built in 1892, the 4000 square foot Queen Anne row house features the characteristic mansard roof and gabled dormers that make up Dean Street's picturesque streetscape.The rich architectural details of this single family home have been lovingly retained and restored. A grand staircase greets guests, while ornate pocket doors highlighted by fretwork spandrels frame the parlor. Inlaid oak floors, molding and casings anchor rooms throughout the home. Plaster medallions and ribbon details draw the eye upward while tall windows, many topped by stained-glass transoms, bring in natural light.Currently configured as an upper triplex with six bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms, the main living area of the parlor floor features a renovated modern kitchen complete with an island, stainless steel appliances and granite countertops. The dining area leads out to a steel and wood terrace overlooking the garden. There is also a newly renovated full bath off the kitchen. The flexible garden floor is perfect for a guest suite or to provide further expansion/incorporation into the upper portion of the home. There is a full cellar currently used for storage and a workshop space. The house is structurally and mechanically sound.1201 Dean is inches away from Nostrand Avenue, a burgeoning corridor of new businesses and the well-established Franklin Avenue restaurant row that includes popular spots Mayfield, Barboncino Pizza and Glady's. Convenient to transportation and easy access to the LIRR and A/C, 2/3 and 4/5 subway lines.
This listing courtesy of Douglas Elliman