|60 East 5th Street ~ Windsor Terrace||
This beautiful, semi-attached, frame two family house being used as a stunning, palatial one family and sits on a commanding 24.75 x 100 foot lot was built in approximately 1899 and is not to be missed!
As you drive up, the curb appeal and landscaping on this lovely quiet tree lined block is undeniable, with definite character and charm. In addition, you will find ample street parking to pull right into. When you enter the house, you are greeted with an oversized foyer already exuding the charm and detail that awaits you within.
The original oak wood staircase and floors with walnut and maple trim throughout, set the pace for the tour of pristine room after spacious room, all drenched with sunlight and elegant warmth!
There is so much original ornate detail with every step and turn in this expansive, sun-drenched 2000 square feet of amazing house. Boasting a chef’s delight of an oversized eat in kitchen with stainless steel appliances and offering a formal dining room and living room, an enclosed sun-room and 5 plus bedrooms and 2 baths throughout sprawling across 3 floors and 12 rooms.
In addition, there is a great unfinished basement with high ceilings just waiting to be made into any one of a plethora of additional spaces for your family to spread out and enjoy.
The far and wide reaching botanical delight in the rear yard is simply breathtaking when in bloom, accentuating the apple tree, raspberries, grape vine, lilacs, peonies, hydrangea, roses and a mint patch, with a sunny spot for tomatoes and anything else you want to plant. Even off season, the allure of the al fresco ambiance shines through!!
This house is a must see and not to be missed!
Situated in the heart of Windsor Terrace, just 4 short blocks to Prospect Park and just steps to all cafés, lounges, supermarkets, farmer's markets, deli's, bistros, child care, schools, library and gyms! Only 1 block to the Ft Hamilton Pkwy stop and the F and G trains will transport you in 25 minutes to NYC or 20 minutes the other direction to the famous Coney Island Beach and Boardwalk! Four short blocks to the B67 which runs all along 7th Ave in Park Slope and then to the Barclay Center, LIRR, Metro Tech and Atlantic Terminal etc.
A block and a half to our famous Fort Hamilton Parkway restaurant row where you can choose from a plethora of trendy cafes, bistros and restaurants to satisfy your culinary desires - we do have it all, then enjoy all that Prospect Park has to offer or just stroll around the neighborhood there are things going on everywhere for single people of all ages, as well as, for families and children!
With 20% down, which is approximately $250,000, at a 3 5/8% interest rate, that means it is $456 per hundred thousand that you are borrowing, and you may do better, your mortgage would be approximately $4,560 monthly and with your tax write off at the end of the year you will recoup a relatively significant amount of that monthly mortgage payment.
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Barbara Puccia - Real Estate Broker | Barbara Puccia Realty | 718.755.1609