For $3M, this colorful storybook cottage in Prospect Park South has two sunrooms

For $3M, this colorful storybook cottage in Prospect Park South has two sunrooms

Picture courtesy of Brown Harris Stevens

The bordering Prospect Park South neighborhood is crammed with charming freestanding Victorian houses, and the buttercup-yellow natural beauty at 215 Marlborough Road is definitely amongst them. Lovingly preserved and updated, historic and turnkey, the 3-tale, 3,400-square-foot house, inquiring $2,995,000, is a aspiration occur accurate for any one in search of a confection of vibrant particulars. With a pitched roof, gothic arches, arched home windows, two solar porches, and landscaped gardens anchored by a mature hydrangea bush, its storybook allure is undeniable. On the sensible side, a extensive driveway, a two-car garage, and timeless, updated interiors imply an effortless shift-in.

Properly preserved leaded and stained glass home windows, doors and cabinets and authentic woodwork can be found all through the house. Beamed ceilings and gleaming wooden flooring body generously proportioned rooms.

On the ground floor, a roomy living room is anchored by an original gas fireplace. The highlight of this home’s major dwelling and entertaining space is a a few-year window-wrapped side porch with new mahogany flooring and a abundant wooden-paneled ceiling.

A massive Garland range anchors the take in-in kitchen area, which also functions timeless Shaker cabinetry and new appliances. The rear deck is just outside the kitchen door for al fresco eating with relieve, and a convenient powder home is identified adjacent. A separate official eating room features authentic leaded glass developed-in storage.

Upstairs on two flooring are five bedrooms, a home office, and a complete bath. Just off the primary bedroom is a private second-floor sunshine porch that runs the width of the residence. The third flooring provides a house business office and a substantial, octagonal walk-in closet off one particular of the floor’s two bedrooms.

In addition to the deck, a rolling garden sales opportunities to a wooded “mini mountaineering path.” The bordering landscape was planted to bloom from May to October, with an irrigation process put in for effortless maintenance.

The finished basement involves a full bath, a bedroom/den, a laundry space, a large rec space, a workshop, and storage space. A private driveway has room for as several as five vehicles, and there is a two-car or truck garage.

[At Brown Harris Stevens by Catherine E. Witherwax and Mary Kay Seery]


Images courtesy of Brown Harris Stevens

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215 Marlborough Street, townhouses

Neighborhoods :

Prospect Park South