This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from April 24, 2017
Welcome to 225 Bergen Street, a beautiful 20 ft. wide, 4 story brick Townhouse. Situated on one of the most picturesque, tree-lined blocks in prime Boerum Hill, this home presents a fantastic opportunity to fulfill your dreams!Lovely 6 bedroom, 4 bath home offers generously proportioned rooms, charm and appeal and is packed with potential from top to bottom and front to back. Currently configured as a single family residence, ready for your creative touch or it can easily convert back to a 2 family allowing you many options for layout and design with added potential to build an extension in back. The front courtyard has an original gas lamp and magnificent blossoming Cherry tree! Who needs the Hampton's when you can get away in your own fully landscaped garden complete with koi pond and raised patio at the back, surrounded by lush plantings and trees for your privacy. A perfect place for entertaining and relaxing in the warmer months.A gracious entry foyer on the parlor level gives way to the living room, with wood burning fireplace, and extra large south facing windows. The open floor plan flows through the dining room and kitchen with original tin ceiling and moldings, custom built-in pantry with stained glass designs on it's doors and there are also built-in glass china cabinets. Access the back balcony on this level with plenty of room for outdoor dining and a staircase leading down to the garden. Four Bedrooms on the upper floors are filled with light and lots of closets for storage, one of them with charming exposed brick wall and skylight. Modern tiled bathrooms grace each floor and the 2nd floor has a washer and dryer for laundry upstairs. There are 3 working, wood burning fireplaces, and lovely hard wood floors throughout the home. The garden level is comprised of 2 bedrooms, a tiled bathroom and a small efficiency kitchenette. The brick exterior is in excellent condition with painted cornice and new roof. New boiler, built-in shelving and a full size washer and dryer in basement. All windows have recently been replaced with double pane glass and wood frames. This Boerum Hill beauty is centrally located just a few blocks from Atlantic Avenue shops and restaurants, Barclays Center, and subways. Come live your dreams in the chicest part of Boerum Hill, one of Brooklyn's most sought after neighborhoods. Call for your appointment today.