Townhouse buyer alert - this is the one you have been awaiting! With the enviable light conditions of an east/west orientation and the many, many original details found in a classic brownstone, 130 6th Avenue is not to be missed. Dating from 1876, the home was designed by architect A.J. Morrill in the popular Neo-Grec style.
Key points are:
Gorgeous original details
Superb location in the north Slope
Excellent layout of triplex over a lovely
Income producing garden apartment, and
Low real estate taxes of less than $11,000 annually.
Up the original stoop you will enter a gracious foyer with colorful tiles. The large front parlor has 2 sets of mahogany doors that are 10' tall. The living area is grouped around the bay window with shutters and original moldings. A decorative fireplace and carved mirror delineate the dining section of the parlor which will easily accommodate a table for 12.
Through the sliding doors is a large eat-in kitchen. Renovated by the current owners, it features:
Large granite island
GE profile fridge
Dacor double oven, and a
In the warm weather, you will be in and out from the kitchen to the deck all day and evening.
On the floor above the parlor are 2 large bedrooms and a renovated bath. One of the bedrooms has been converted to library use with custom bookshelves, cabinetry, and a rolling library ladder. The other is used as a guest room. A wet bar is in the passage just off the library.
The top floor houses the master bedroom in the front with another renovated bath. This one features custom tiles, a large skylight and separate tub and shower. The second bedroom on this floor is in use as an office, modeled after J P Morgan's own office on Madison Avenue. There is also a luxuriously large laundry room on this floor with Manhattan skyline views.
The mechanical systems have been kept up to date and the basement offers enormous storage
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