Residence #224 is a converted 2 BR, 1.5 Bath condominium which features high ceilings with an open floorplan that creates a loft-like spatial feeling. The apartment is sun-filled and airy, with a flexible 1,142 square feet of living space.
Upon entering, you are sure to be impressed by the expansiveness of the home. Architecturally designed and reconfigured from the once open loft space to a flexible and functional layout featuring top of the line interior design, modern track lighting, and customized storage from Closet Factory throughout the apartment.
There is an added half-bath that is tucked away in the wide-open entry foyer. The open chef's kitchen has been upgraded and features a granite countertop with wine storage, glass storage cabinet, and stainless-steel appliances from Samsung and Kitchen Aid.
The living room features over-sized windows, in the living and Primary bedroom overlooking the future greenery of Pacific Park (North facing – Pacific Street). The large Primary bedroom easily accommodates a king-sized bed and has wall to wall custom closets.
The primary bathroom was expanded and upgraded with a marble countertop, Jacuzzi tub, double sinks, and washer/dryer. The interior room provides flexibility, usable as another office, bedroom, dressing area, or nursery. Lastly, there is a separate home office, providing a private space for homeschooling or working from home.
Known as NEWSWALK, 535 Dean Street, originally built in 1927, was once the printing facility for the New York Daily News. Converted in 2002, it is now in the top tier of full-service buildings in Brooklyn. This coveted Prospect Heights address is known for its top-notch staff, serviced by a 24-hour door person, refreshed front landscaped front courtyard, upgraded lobby, a massive 16,000 square foot 2-tiered professionally landscaped roof deck, which includes a large wet bar, bathroom, BBQ Grills, picnic tables, lounge chairs, Wi-Fi, and children's playground.
Additional amenities include indoor valet parking, Zip cars on-premises, bike storage, and a fitness center with state of the art equipment, including a Peloton Bike.
A recent reduction in common charges for all units speaks volumes of this building's excellent condition and effective property management. Note that the common charges include heating and water costs for the residence.
The surrounding neighborhood's cultural crown jewels — the newly coined BAM Cultural District, the Brooklyn Museum, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, and the Central Library — are all minutes away. The Barclay Center, home to the Brooklyn Nets and great entertainment year-round, is also within walking distance.
As far as transportation, you are in the hub of it all, near Atlantic center with the LIRR and practically all train lines (2, 3, 4, 5, D, B, Q, N, R, M).