Modernist & Light filled Clinton Hill Townhouse 4 bedroom triplex, With two outdoor spaces: a private Deck & Garden. For those who love the townhouse life style, live a curated & beautiful life in this pretty Federal Style townhouse triplex.
The building has a long history and was built in the 1880s by John Thompson, a local businessman and owner of a paint store on Fulton Street. Four years ago, A locally acclaimed architect and his landscape architect partner meticulously designed & renovated this 1500sf, 4 bedroom and 2 1/2 bath townhouse for their young family and built it like a ship with a place for everything plus tons of closets and storage space. This includes an entry way mudroom outfitted with multiple hooks for heavy coats, shelves for shoes & boots as well as a dedicated hook for a stroller/shopping cart.
The townhouse, upon entering the parlor floor, features a classic southern exposure living room flooded with light, exposed brick walls, soaring 11 foot ceilings and a period fireplace mantle. The original 19th century beautifully curved mahogany bannister/staircase creates a natural divide separating the front parlor from the rear eat-in kitchen/dining room. The original mahogany 10 foot period Pier Mirror stands at the foot of the stairs.
The kitchen is modern, all new with custom upper and lower cabinets, beautiful Carrara marble countertops and oversized with tons of prep space. The appliances are all stainless and include a Whirlpool 4 burner cooktop & oven, a 32 inch Krauss double kitchen sink, Kitchen Aid fridge and a Miele dishwasher. There's plenty of room for a dining table too. And under the stairs in the kitchen, there's a petite powder room.
As one ascends the staircase, the beautiful top floor skylight lights up the staircase; There are four spacious bedrooms on the upper two floors that can fit either a king or queen sized bed. Each floor has a full bath. The 3rd floor bath is new with modern fixtures including Carrara marble counter topped vanity, and a tiled shower. On the top floor, the bathroom, also newly redone, is fully tiled, has a Koehler cast iron 5 foot tub & tub/shower combination and a large 36 inch Carrara topped vanity. The fourth bedroom has a washer drier and been used more as a study/laundry room.
The kitchen has a rear door which leads to the private deck which is sizable enough to have a table and chairs as well as a grill . The stairs lead to the beautifully landscaped private garden which measures about 12 feet x 25 feet. It has 8 foot fenced walls for privacy and the designed ground covering is a combination grid of varying sized slate pavers and gravel. The owners are leaving their outdoor dining table and chairs.
Well located mid block between Irving Place and Classon Avenue, 63 Putnam is extremely convenient to local transportation, such as the C or S trains at Franklin Avenue, the C train at Washington Avenue and the G train at Classon Avenue as well as Atlantic Terminal. Plus it is an easy walk to "The Clinton Hill Trifecta" of restaurants: The Finch, the Michelin star restaurant, Emily's, and The Fly as well as all the area restaurants, bars and cultural places like BAM.
Available immediately. One or two year lease. Dogs allowed if they are nice and non-barking. Tenant pays for utilities. Asking rent $5800. Broker fee.
Courtesy of: Douglas Elliman 664 Fulton
Office Phone: 718.715.7000
Listing Agent: Kathleen Perkins
Updated: 22nd September, 2019 6:44 AM.
63 Putnam Avenue Brooklyn, NY