Licensed New York City real estate broker

NYC real estate property listing details

Historic Pre-Civil War Townhouse
New York City Townhouses: Fort Greene, 6 Bedroom Townhouse
Sold Property
ID# 418953
Area: Fort Greene
Type: Townhouse
Bedrooms: 6
Rooms: 14
Approx. Size:
2,900 sq.ft. (270
Lot Size: 25x100
Percent Deductible: 0%
Share this property
View Bond New York real estate agent Tom Stuart's profile and featured properties
Tom Stuart
Tel: 917-281-5152
Fax: 212-645-8801
Mobile: 646-228-7229
View My Properties
Download Contact Info
view map
virtual tour
view all photos
view floorplan
view similar properties
email to a friend
recently viewed properties

Pre-war Charm
289 CUMBERLAND ST. # - Pre-war Charm 289 CUMBERLAND ST. # - Spacious Parlour 289 CUMBERLAND ST. # - Award Winning Kitchen 289 CUMBERLAND ST. # - Enormous Dining Room 289 CUMBERLAND ST. # - Quiet Bedrooms 289 CUMBERLAND ST. # - Historic 1850's home 289 CUMBERLAND ST. # - Floor Plan

Building Features:

Listing Features: Fireplace, Private Deck, Outdoor Space, Garden, Patio, Dining Room, Multi Level, Dishwasher, Washer, Hardwood, High Ceilings, Renovated, Granite Kitchen, Light, Eat In Kitchen, Laundry In Unit, City Exposure, Open Exposure,

Available: Immediately

-- It is hard to enter this unique home and not be swept off your feet. --
Situated on one of the most well preserved blocks in the heart of the Fort Greene Historic District is a 25-foot wide Pre-Civil War Italianate-frame townhouse that has been owned by the same fam'ly for the past 30 years. Built in 1851, this one of a kind home has 14 rooms on 3 floors, including an enormous living room composed of a double parlor with 2 fireplaces, a charming library with views of the garden, a formal dining room with french doors opening on to one of two decks, and an award winning eat-in kitchen with high-end appliances and heated stone floor. Upstairs you will find the additional 10 rooms, including multiple large bedrooms with fireplaces and 100 year old built in sinks, two bathrooms, including one with a dormer ceiling, skylight and claw foot tub, plus additional living areas, offices, or additional bedrooms. Two additions over the life of the home contribute to the expansive feel of the home.
Notable features include the finely carved Queen Anne style porch added in the late 19th century and recently rebuilt to its original appearance, the second back staircase which leads to an additional living room and den with two fireplaces, the beautiful garden and two newly built decks for entertaining, an attic and large unfinished basement with 7 1/2' ceilings, as well as the extensive structural work and system upgrades which have been completed.
-- Located in Fort Greene Historic District--
25' by 66' (at its largest) --
14 Rooms in roughly 2900 square feet
-- Significant recent maintenance included rebuilding sides of home and roof fireplace, new weatherboard, many new windows, heating system, etc. --
Nearly every wall and ceiling has been replaced in the past 30 years. --
Two additions account for a large formal dining room and renovated kitchen.
-- 7 Fireplaces, 2 Working Wood Burning -- Windows on all four sides of the home!!
-- Two backyard decks plus garden
-- Unique Queen Anne style front porch
-- Laundry hook ups on second floor and in basement
-- One block from C and G trains --
Short distance to Atlantic Terminal and LI Railroad, BAM, Barclay Center Fort Greene Park, Incredible Dining on Dekalb Ave.
Union Square
853 Broadway, 15th Floor
New York, NY 10003
Columbus Circle
1776 Broadway, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10019
Upper East Side
1500 Second Avenue
New York, NY 10075
64 West 21st Street
New York, NY 10010
Corporate HQ
1776 Broadway, 19th Floor
New York, NY 10019
Like BOND New York on Facebook Follow BOND New York on Twitter Read BOND New York's Blog Plus One BOND New York on Google Join BOND New York on LinkedIn View BOND New York's photos on Instagram View BOND New York's photos on Pinterest
- Equal Housing Oppurtunity -
Real Estate Website by RealtyMX™

Know your New York City neighborhoods.

Part of choosing a new NYC apartment, condo, coop, or house is to choose the right location that suits you best. Every NYC neighborhood is like its own world with each having its own particular features and peculiarities. In New York City, you have a tremendously broad choice of these individually unique areas to live in, so we suggest that you pay attention to the details of each NYC neighborhood. Use our New York neighborhood guide for location information, area descriptions, and more.

Bond New York is the bond between you and your next home.

Get to know us -- and we'll get you to know the best deals for Manhattan & NYC apartments, the New York City real estate market, and most importantly, your new home. Read about us, our agent and management profiles, and press articles to understand how professionally committed and dedicated we are to the industry and to our clients and customers.

All information presented on this site regarding real property, for sale, purchase, rental and/or financing is from sources deemed reliable. No warranty or representation is made as to the accuracy thereof and same is submitted subject to errors, omissions, change of price, rentals or other conditions, prior sale, lease or financing or withdrawal without notice. Note: All dimensions and square footage are approximate for the most exact dimensions and square footage please hire your own architect or engineer.