385 Sixth Street - Sixth Avenue and Sixth Street - Park Slope Brooklyn
This prime historic 1899 Park Slope townhouse with a private four car garage offers it's next owner a rare opportunity to synthesize gorgeous period detail with modern sophistication allowing for multiple usages. Nestled on a deep North East corner lot (6th Ave & 6th St) in the coveted Park Slope neighborhood, this turn-of-the-century classic brick townhome exudes elegance and charm. With a remarkable 1,400sqft of private outdoor space and an attached four-car garage, this property is a sanctuary for those seeking the perfect blend of history, convenience, and limitless potential. The property boasts unused FAR, allowing you the freedom to unleash your imagination and shape this historic treasure into a masterpiece.
The parlor features a wood-burning fireplace ensuring a warm and inviting atmospherea true embodiment of a cherished forever home. Savor breathtaking south and west city sunset views from the garden roof deck, offering a serene oasis to unwind and marvel at the beauty of Manhattan's skyline. This residence appeals to visionaries from all walks of lifea principled professional, a talented artist, a financial enthusiast, a tech aficionado, or a passionate gardener. Moreover, it's an idyllic haven for anyone seeking a spacious family home accompanied by the luxury of four private garaged parking spaces; bringing an end to the parking predicaments that often plague Park Slope residents.
Convenience and safety take center stage in this corner plot, further enhanced by the property's prime location. Situated amidst the vibrant Park Slope community, with renowned shops, restaurants, and transport options such as 5th Ave, 7th Ave, Union Ave, and 9th Street in close proximity, the everyday essentials are at your fingertips. Distinguished educational institutions like P.S. 39 Henry Birstow and St. Savior Catholic Academy are just moments away, ensuring an excellent learning environment for your children. With a tax of $703 per month and a common charge of $533 per month, this legal three-family building is delivered vacant, providing you with a blank canvas to transform it according to your desires. Offering 4 gas and electric meters (1 for common space), the property presents an ideal investment opportunity or the chance to curate multiple private units, each with titled parking spaces. Furthermore, the property features a basement awaiting renovation, presenting the potential for a bonus private entry rec room with a full kitchen and bathan exquisite addition to the already generous floor plan.
The property comes complete with soon-to-be DOB-approved building plans (you file) worth over $250,000, designed by a talented architect. These plans envision a magnificent single-family layout that utilizes the remaining floor area ratio (FAR) to create a harmonious blend of historic charm and mid-century modern aesthetics. The thoughtfully designed scheme includes a theater room and gym in the basement, a drawing room, kitchen, and dining room on the first floor, a family/living room, master bedroom, and office/in-law bedroom on the second floor, and two guest/children's bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a laundry room on the third floor. An outdoor patio above the master bedroom invites relaxation with its BBQ and spa area, perfect for unwinding amidst lush surroundings. The crowning glory of the property is the expansive green roof atop the bulkhead, a testament to its commitment to sustainable living.
Seize the opportunity to transform this historic property into the home of your dreams or create a lucrative combination of rental units and a personal residence for a 1031 exchange. Free your vision, collaborate with an architect, a general contractor, and an expediter to bring this architectural masterpiece to life. The demand for this unique property type is soaring, and with the inclusion of architectural building plans, your journey towards creating a one-of-a-kind custom Park Slope home with four private garaged parking spaces is well within reach. Time is of the essence. Embrace this exceptional opportunity and step into a future of boundless possibilities in the heart of prime Park Slope.
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Central Air Conditioning
Floor To Ceiling Windows
Residential units 3
Residential sqft 2,112
Average residential unit size 704
Floor Area Ratio (FAR)
Residential FAR 2
Facility FAR 2
FAR as built 1.44