Welcome to 445 Franklin Ave., a stunning blend of old world & contemporary all in one picturesque 3 Family Townhouse. The property features an expansive layout and exquisite design, idyllic for relaxation and spectacular entertaining. Currently configured as a meticulously renovated owners triplex residence plus 2 rental units. The triplex consists of an immense two-bedroom, two-bath with additional recreational, storage & laundry rooms at the lower level; and rear adjacent, ground-floor patio and private backyard, perfect for working from home, entertaining and summer garden parties. The two 1-bedroom 1-bath rental units have their own private entrance. This rare three-unit set up offers comfortable living and significant rental income for the next homeowner!
Enter the foyer landing, with an inviting mud room, where a staircase with carved wooden-railing leads down to the media/game room or up to the bedroom level. The main level of this gorgeous house is appointed with a great room, enhanced by exposed brick walls, sitting area with a gas fireplace and dining area. The contemporary gourmet kitchen, enriched by blue and white cabinetry, high-end stainless-steel appliances and large wood butcher-block island, and lots of sunlight creates an ideal space to prep dinners or host small gatherings. Indoor/Outdoor living blends seamlessly from the kitchen, the backdoor opens onto a stone-built patio with barbecue and outdoor seating, accompanied by a dining table and chairs, leading to the elevated grassy area of the garden.
From the entry, stairs lead up to a second floor with the Master Bedroom retreat, appointed with high ceiling, wide-plank oakwood flooring that flows throughout the unit, a wall of reclaimed wood-paneling and ample double closets, providing the room with impressive allure and functionality at the same time. The second bedroom is equally as large and inviting facing the rear yard and patio, The exquisitely detailed bathrooms featuring white subway-tiles, marble floor tiles and sleek modern finishes exemplify the feel of unity with the rest of the apartment. Additional features commercial grade internet cat5E wiring for those work from home days.
Two identical 1 bed rentals with ample bedroom and living space boasts multiple exposures, hardwood flooring, excellent light and open kitchen living room layout with ample space for a home office. 2nd floor apartment is equipped with washer/dryer.
The property sits on 20 x 90 lot with approximate built-size of 3,424 SF plus 850 SF rec room. There is an estimated additional 1,980 SF FAR remaining for any future additions. All units have split heating and cooling systems for added efficiency and quite enjoyment.. Featuring gated area, exterior cellar access, sprinklered hallways, cat 5 wiring and additional FAR for the future expansion.
Located conveniently near Franklin A, C, S and Classon Avenue G-train stops and in close proximity to Atlantic Avenue Terminal (2, 3, 4, 5, B, D, N, Q, R or LIRR) your commute to Manhattan will be under 30 minutes.