Welcome to 161A Diamond Street. A two-family townhouse that, true to its name, is timeless, distinctive and beautiful.
The owners duplex offers three bedrooms (3 BR), and two and a half bathrooms (2.5BTH) with a spacious patio and landscaped garden. The tenant unit is a garden level, floor-through one bedroom (1BR), one bathroom (1BTH) with front & rear patio spaces for enjoying the outdoors.
161A Diamond Street provides an ideal setting for entertaining with the living/dining areas spanning approximately 49 feet. An elegant skylight-windowed staircase, framed by wrought iron spindles, separates the parlor level from the well laid-out bed/bath quarters on the upper floor. Access your private garden from the floor-to-ceiling windowed rear façade that leads to a spacious balcony and down to a tastefully landscaped garden. The kitchen area, outfitted for a chef, is chic yet practical. Featuring a 5-burner Bertazzoni brass burner range and hood, Bosch microwave drawer, paneled Miele dishwasher and French door refrigerator, Danze fixtures, Hettich custom cabinetry, and delicately finished, marble-like quartz backsplash and countertops. Pull a seat up to the rustic breakfast bar or gather with guests in the expansive dining around, complete with a custom-crafted floating buffet. 161A Diamond is an entertainers dream!
The top floor of the home is dedicated to the master suite as well as two well-proportioned bedrooms. Aside from a massive east-facing master suite, there are rear facing second and third bedrooms that comfortably fit full and queen sized beds; both bedrooms contain plentiful closet space. A vented closet fit with a Whirlpool W/D is nestled next to the secondary bathroom complete with a deep soaking tub, dual showerheads, marbled honeycomb floor tiles and radiant heated floors for extra comfort. The master suite includes a spacious dressing area & walk-in-closet that leads to the en-suite bathroom. An exquisite mater bath is equipped with a custom wood and stone dual vanity, Toto toilet and glass enclosed rainfall shower. A spa-like bathroom wouldn't be complete without the marble tile from top to bottom and radiant heat flooring, of course!
The garden level unit is a spacious one-bedroom, one-bathroom residence with a separate front entrance. Kitchen finishes include Frigidaire five-burner gas range, microwave and refrigerator, a Bosch dishwasher, custom cabinetry, quartz countertops and subway tiled backsplash. A stacked washer dryer adjacent to the spa-like bathroom is provided, as well as ample closet space throughout.
161A Diamond Street is nestled on a quaint, tree-lined street in the heart of Greenpoint, a neighborhood defined by the plethora of bars, cafes and restaurants all favored by locals. Local attractions include: Broken Land, Brooklyn EXPO Center, Café Grumpy, The Good Room, Le Fond restaurant, Peter Pan Donut Shop, Slick Willie Table & Bar, Lucent Yoga, Amber Steak House, McCarren pool and Mccarren Park with picnic green, a running track, a playground, soccer fields, a neighborhood gym, a baseball field and a weekly farmers market are all at your doorstep. Offering the best of Brooklyn just a quick commute away from Manhattan with the L-train and access to LIC via the G train.
Courtesy of: Douglas Elliman 280 Metropolitan
Office Phone: 718.486.4400
Listing Agent: Jessica Peters
Updated: 18th July, 2019 10:24 AM.
161A Diamond St Brooklyn, NY