52 South Oxford
Magnificent landmark four story brownstone of charm and distinction located in the highly-coveted Brooklyn neighborhood of Fort Greene, just steps from the park. This regal brownstone mansion with impressive, historic pre-war Italianate facade will leave you breathless with its sheer elegance, vast space and beautiful craftsmanship. It makes a stunning lifestyle property with 4500 square feet of floor space plus huge deck and beautiful, landscaped backyard. Step inside to discover a dramatic entrance parlor with tall 13 foot ceilings and original 19th century woodwork. A winding staircase connects all four levels, and has been masterfully renovated throughout in a way that cleverly combines its original details with a smart modern feel. There are four spacious living areas, six gorgeous bedrooms and a spectacular open chef's kitchen with a Paperstone island, Miele refrigerator and Wolf Stove with built-in grill and central air-conditioning. Combining position, elegance and a rare historic beauty, this majestic 1860s residence is one of Brooklyn's landmark properties and offers a relaxed place to live and entertain. It is well-positioned in an area rich in popular cafes, gourmet restaurants, shops, boutiques, and the Brooklyn Academy of Music as well as being just a half block from Fort Greene Park and a block and a half to the subway. Showings by appointment only.