Superbly located on the fabled Montague Terrace in Brooklyn Heights, and bathed in all daylight from three exposures, One Montague is among the most desired of all of Brooklyn’s fine addresses, and this offer presents a rare opportunity to truly customize a collector quality home of exceptional scale.
Built around 1863, this beautifully maintained and substantive brownstone is situated on an impossible to replicate 35x104 corner lot, making a profound architectural statement, embracing the prestigious character of the neighborhood, and anchoring the block.
One of the stand-out features of the home is the owners’ duplex with its grandly scaled 55-foot living room. Perfect for elegant entertaining and living, this space provides ample room for important art walls. The expansive living room, with high ceilings, dual fireplaces, and hardwood floors, is further accentuated by the near floor-to-ceiling windows with views of the harbor and Promenade to the west, and overlooking the spacious secluded garden to the east. The beautifully restored bay window highlights the center staircase, which leads from the ensuite garden-level sleeping areas. The primary bedroom is further bolstered by private access to the spectacular garden sanctuary.
The upper floors consist of a light-infused guest suite and three income-producing apartments with high ceilings, hardwood floors, and fireplaces with carved marble mantels. Enjoy spectacular sunsets to the west from the roof, along with the absolutely breathtaking, open sweeping views of the harbor and the Manhattan skyline.
Renowned Brooklyn Heights allows for a quality of life that provides the ultimate sanctuary within the city. In arguably the most appealing neighborhood, moments from numerous parks, excellent dining, shopping, transportation and so much more, this home is perfectly located. There are numerous possibilities in this historically significant property- contact me for a tour to unlock the potential.