296 Stuyvesant Avenue

$1,798,000, 5 Beds 4 Baths 3,292 Sqft

About This Property

A handsome, sophisticated Neo-Grec brownstone, 296 Stuyvesant Avenue is on a lovely tree-lined avenue, considered one of historic Stuyvesant Heights best and most sought- after blocks. The property is built 19’ x 42’ on a 100’ lot with an additional extension on the ground floor. This magnificent home is approximately 3,292 square feet. The gracious layout with grand proportions has 9 beautifully scaled rooms including a kitchen, 5 bedrooms, and 3.5 bathrooms. The elegant Parlor floor with 11’ ceilings boasts original woodwork throughout, front and rear decorative fireplaces, parquet floors, a powder room, ceiling medallions, and crown molding. The ground floor with a decorative fireplace and original shutters has an open floor plan with a stainless-steel chef’s kitchen, dining area, and den. Three floors boast king size bedrooms with plenty of closet space and large bathrooms. Other noteworthy aspects of the home are an unfinished basement for storage. Hardwood floors are present throughout the house as well as high ceilings and generously proportioned living space that create a spaciousness beyond its already large size. This full four-story, light-flooded and beautifully maintained house, currently lived in as a single family, is a legal 2 family, offering flexible living options. This grand brownstone is perfect for the end user looking to live in a gracious family home or utilize a floor or two for rental income if desired. The façade of the building is stately and unique, as any of the grand townhouses of this architecturally significant period. Not only is this property aesthetically pleasing to the eye, but the location is also as good as can be. This home is a short walking distance to tons of Bedford-Stuyvesant favorite shops and restaurants including Saraghina, Bar Lunatico, Peaches, L'Antagoniste, Chez Oskar, George Andre Café and, convenient to all modes of public transportation. Don’t miss this opportunity to own one of the most beautiful homes, rich with history and charm, in Stuyvesant Heights.

Essential Information

MLS® #5005906
Full Baths3
Half Baths1
Square Footage3,292
Year Built1901
TypeSingle Family

Community Information

Address296 Stuyvesant Avenue
CountyKings (Brooklyn)
Zip Code11221


ParkingOther/See Remarks


Chefs Kitchen, Home Office, Garden, Powder Room, Stainless Steel Appliances, Library Den, Formal Dining Room, Hardwood Floors As Seen, Cathedral/Vaulted/High Ceiling, Building Access - Walk Up, Exposure East, Exposure West


HeatingSee Remarks
Has BasementYes
BasementSee Remarks

School Information

DistrictNew York
ElementaryCity of New York
MiddleCity of New York

Listing Details

Listing Courtesy ofCompass

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Listing information last updated on August 20th, 2019 at 8:28pm CDT.

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