This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from October 17, 2013
Enter this complex through a private architecturally landscaped mews illuminated by gaslight sconces and find a series of connected buildings which were once individual turn-of-the-century townhouses. These buildings and this apartment overlook this beautiful and sunny, newly renovated, planted amenity. This home is an airy 2-bed/1.5-bath duplex condominium apartment; serene and quiet, yet located in the middle of everything. Situated at the crossroads of Boerum Hill, Fort Greene, Park Slope and Prospect Heights, Brooklyn's best in entertainment, dining and culture are right outside your door. The Brooklyn Academy of Music, the Barclay Center and Atlantic Avenue Station are literally across the street as are subway lines #s 2, 3, 4, 5, N, Q, R, B, D and the LIRR, making the rest of New York City easily accessible. Immortalized by Jay-Z in his lyrics to "Empire State of Mind," 560 State Street is a small, well-run condominium, nestled around a charming, newly renovated brick courtyard equipped with 2 BBQ grills and large areas for relaxing and alfresco dining. The apartment has an incredibly spacious feel due to the 11 foot high ceilings, a skylight, 3 over-sized living room windows with southern exposures, and an open kitchen with granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances. It also boasts central a/c, washer/dryer, extra built-in storage, and well-appointed bathrooms.