208 Van Buren Street

208 Van Buren St Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, NY 11221

$2,345,000
Price
6
Beds
5
Baths
1
1/2 Bath
3,420 Sq. Ft.
/ Sq. Ft.
3,420
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details for 208 Van Buren Street

StatusContract Signed
Year Built1899
DOM112
Compass TypeMulti Family
MLS Type-
Lot Size1,900 SF / 19' x 100'
Taxes$289 / month
Maintenance-
Minimum Down Payment10%
CountyKings County

Building

208 Van Buren St

2 Units3 StoriesBuilt in 1899

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Description

Originally constructed in 1899, this newly renovated home is the perfect combination of high-end finishes, modern technology, and impeccable details, an honorable salute to its past.


This townhouse is a 19-foot-wide, four-story, two family Brownstone. The house features 6 bedrooms, 5 full bathrooms, 1 powder room, a large parlor deck, and expansive backyard garden. From the American Walnut floors to original woodwork, attention to detail can be found throughout this well-appointed home.


As you enter
... the owner's 4 bed 4.5 bath triplex, you are greeted by a mosaic tiled foyer and an oversized half-glass entry door. Stepping into a parlor floor, you realize the breadth of space as the 10-foot ceilings let the light radiate throughout the space. The living/dining area features a wood-burning fireplace. The kitchen features custom cabinetry and Caesarstone countertops as well as a farmhouse sink and a full complement of appliances including Viking refrigerator, Wolf six-burner stove, and microwave drawer. This eat-in kitchen is a chef's dream.


Upstairs you find four bedrooms and four full baths. The elegant master bedroom faces the serene backyard gardens and features three windows, a reading nook and large closet space. The five-fixture master bath is adorned with marble tiled floors, a tasteful double vanity, a glass-enclosed rain shower, and a deep-soakng tub. Down the hall, is another bedroom and classic second bathroom. On the third floor there are two large bedrooms each with a bright, skylit bathroom.


The private basement can be accessed through an interior staircase and is finished with tile floors. It can easily be transformed into a playroom, media den or artist studio. The separate garden floor two-bedroom unit can serve as an income-producing property or in-law apartment.


This masterfully reimagined townhouse is located in the heart of Bedford-Stuyvesant. You are moments away from great establishments such as Saraghina's, Peaches, and Simply Tommy as well as Von King Park. Nearby public transportation includes the J train or the Dekalb B38.

Amenities

Master EnsuiteCrown MouldingsHardwood FloorsRange HoodGas StoveCentral ACCasement WindowsBack Yard

Location

Listing Agent

  1. Tali Berzak

    Listing Agent

    Compass

    tali@compass.com

    P: 917.246.8581

Building Information for 208 Van Buren Street

Stories3Residences2Year Built1899Building Size855 SF / 19' x 45'Lot Size1,900 SF / 19' x 100'Building Age-Building Type-

Payment Calculator

$9,778 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

Principal and Interest

$9,489

Property Taxes

$289

HOA Dues

$0

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Property History for 208 Van Buren Street

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciationLink
Aug 20, 2019Contract Signed

Manual #09e9320d65059bbd2c043d41dbe208e779107bd6

Jul 10, 2019Price Change

Manual #09e9320d65059bbd2c043d41dbe208e779107bd6

$2,345,000
Apr 29, 2019Listed (Active)

Manual #09e9320d65059bbd2c043d41dbe208e779107bd6

$2,450,000
DateEvent & SourcePrice
08/20/2019
Contract Signed

Manual #09e9320d65059bbd2c043d41dbe208e779107bd6

07/10/2019
Price Change

Manual #09e9320d65059bbd2c043d41dbe208e779107bd6

$2,345,000
04/29/2019
Listed (Active)

Manual #09e9320d65059bbd2c043d41dbe208e779107bd6

$2,450,000

For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Schools near 208 Van Buren Street

AllElementaryMiddleHigh
SchoolTypeGradesDistanceRating
Ps 308 Clara CardwellPublicPK-80.2 mi
1
Teaching Firms of America Pro PrepCharterK-70.2 mi
5
Jhs 57 Whitelaw ReidPublic6-80.2 mi
5
The Brooklyn Academy Of Global FinancePublic9-120.3 mi
2

Ps 308 Clara Cardwell

PK-8, 0.2 mi, Public

1

Teaching Firms of America Pro Prep

K-7, 0.2 mi, Charter

5

Jhs 57 Whitelaw Reid

6-8, 0.2 mi, Public

5

The Brooklyn Academy Of Global Finance

9-12, 0.3 mi, Public

2

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