Located on one of the most exquisite blocks in Brooklyn Heights, 16 Remsen Street is a magnificent five-story townhouse that boasts an impressive 26-foot width, finished cellar, and four outdoor spaces. The stunning home, spanning over 6,500 square feet, offers six bedrooms, five bathrooms, and numerous formal and casual eating, dining, and entertaining spaces.
The grand home's public gathering areas are perfect for lavish entertaining and intimate gatherings alike, with highlights including a wine tasting room with a 2,500 bottle wine cellar, a sprawling white Carrara marble kitchen, a casual living and dining room, and a landscaped brick patio and garden. The parlor floor is particularly impressive, featuring two fireplaces and a fully equipped entertaining kitchen, while the fifth floor screening room offers breathtaking city views.
The gracious bedroom floors are equally impressive, with a third-floor master suite boasting two dressing rooms, a balcony, and a library with a gas fireplace, and a fourth floor with three bedrooms and two bathrooms. The fifth floor, with its stunning original stained glass skylight, offers flexible uses with a huge media room, a separate office or additional bedroom, a full bathroom, and wet bar.
Additional luxuries of this remarkable home include two laundry rooms, abundant closets and built-in storage, garden and terrace irrigation systems, wiring for internet and audio/visual components, and multi-zone heat and air conditioning systems. Built in 1845 and renovated with outstanding detail and craftsmanship, 16 Remsen Street is undoubtedly one of the true treasures of this coveted neighborhood. Not to be missed, the highlight of the home is the incredible roof deck, boasting breathtaking views of the Manhattan skyline, the waters of NY Harbor, and the green spaces of Brooklyn Bridge Park