$7,848,261 Trulia Estimate
491 Henry St #495
Brooklyn, NY 11231 (Cobble Hill)
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$7,848,261 Trulia Estimate

491 Henry St #495 Brooklyn, NY 11231

(Cobble Hill)
  • 4,000 sqft
  • 5,000 sqft lot size
  • Multi-Family
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Property Details for 491 Henry St #495


This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from December 10, 2012
CONTRACT SIGNED Casual elegance surrounds you in this classic 1844 Greek revival home in the heart of the Cobble Hill landmark district, one of only 3 Cobble Hill residences built on double lots. Its 50 feet of frontage provide for opulent proportions in all of its rooms, and its corner location, with large south and west facing windows, ensures that each room is bathed in sunlight throughout the day. The house has recently undergone a comprehensive restoration, bringing the structure and building's systems into the 21st century while retaining its many historic features, a restoration ...that has been honored by the American Victorian Society for its impeccable attention to detail and quality craftsmanship. Enter the 3 story owner residence through the restored portico into a wide hallway gallery opening to the first of three high ceilinged parlor rooms, which together provide for entertaining on a grand scale, or individually serve as a more relaxed and intimate suite of rooms consisting of Front Parlor, Library and Breakfast Room, each with a southern exposure. The breakfast room opens via double French doors to the formal dining room / library and adjoins a gourmet kitchen with a free standing custom carved mahogany island with wet sink, top of the line stainless steel appliances, customs cabinets, and a hearth that can be converted to a working fireplace. Saloon mahogany doors open to the gallery / hall with dedicated lighting for artwork. There is a full bath on this level. Period details include ornately carved wooden mantels with wood burning fireplaces, floor to ceiling windows, original wood inlaid floors, plaster molding and pocket shutters that open to views of the landscaped gardens surrounding the property. A central landing on the second floor accesses two independent bedroom suites. The master suite features a large main room, dressing area with his and hers custom closets, and an 'ultimate in luxury' bath created in subdued
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491 Henry St #495 Public Records


Official property, sales, and tax information from county (public) records as of 12/2016:
    • Triplex (3 units, any combination)
    • Built In 1900
    • 1 Building
    • 4,000 sqft
    • Stories: 3 story
    • County: Kings
    • Lot Size: 5,000 sqft
    • 3 Units
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Additional Costs For 491 Henry St #495


Property Taxes and Assessment of 491 Henry St #495


Land
Improvement
Total
$22,796
+
$105,802
=
$128,598
Land
Improvement
Total
$900,000
+
$4,177,000
=
$5,077,000
Year Tax Assessment Market
2016 $25,708 $128,598  $5,077,000 
Source: Public Records

Price History & Trends


Price History for 491 Henry St #495


Date Event Price Source Agents
02/15/2013 Sold view detail $6,750,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    02/15/2013
  • Contract Date
    02/01/2013
  • Sale Price
    $6,750,000
  • Price Type
    Full amount stated on Document.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $0
  • County Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Deed
01/27/2004 Sold view detail $1,580,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    01/27/2004
  • Contract Date
    11/04/2003
  • Sale Price
    $1,580,000
  • Price Type
    Full amount stated on Document.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $0
  • County Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Deed
02/12/1998 Sold view detail $875,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    02/12/1998
  • Contract Date
    12/22/1997
  • Sale Price
    $875,000
  • Price Type
    Sales price computed from Transfer Tax. No indication whether tax was paid on full or partial consideration.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $0
  • County Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $3,500
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Deed

Real Estate Trends in this area

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