A City Suburban Dream
Open house by appointment only. Prospect Park South is a rare taste of suburbia in Brooklyn. It is where you'll find large beautiful homes with large lush yards. And it's also where you'll find 170 Stratford Road, a 1905 Free Classical Style home designed by renowned architect Benjamin Dreisle. This 7-bed, 5-bath, 3908 sq. ft., fully detached home which sits on more than an acre of land and effortlessly exudes architectural excellence. If you're looking for a home that stands out from traditional urban homes, you've found it.
This 3-story home, with a finished sublevel and four exposures, has been immaculately maintained. Its original architectural details still accent each story and add undeniable character. The main floor was designed to formally entertain. With a large chefs kitchen, breakfast room, dining room, living room, screened porch, and covered porched--which all look out or lead to the meticulous greenery surrounding the home--you and your guests will consistently be in scenes fit for Architectural Digest. The second and third stories of the home have seven bedrooms, three baths, and a sprawling library/den. Each bedroom is sized to perfection with great closet space. And the master bedroom, with an en-suite bath, is rich in character and a true master. If you see it, you will love it.
This architectural statement piece is in a neighborhood often referred to as Victorian Brooklyn. For blocks, historic homes surround you and transport you to a time long gone. And, quiet tree-lined streets set the scene for the perfect location. Prospect Park South is served the B & Q subway lines and the BM3 and BM4 express buses. 170 Stratford Road has a private driveway that leads up to a 2 car garage, so theres no need to worry about street parking. Nearby youll find Ocean Parkway, Coney Island Avenue, the Prospect Expressway, the BQE, and BELT parkway, so whether you need to get to Downtown Brooklyn, Manhattan, or the airport, youre there in minutes. If you were looking for the classic home of your dreams, its here. Find your sweet spot.