Renovated, restored and reimagined, 1635 Hancock St redefines
townhouse living through a harmonious combination of original
detail and modern refinement. Legal 2-family built in 1910,
standing 18.75'x60' on a 100' lot. Configured as an owner triplex
with income producing rental on the ground floor. This home
presents a larger footprint to most Brooklyn brownstones.
Owner's triplex offers 3Beds/3Baths with direct garden access and
storage on the ground level. This spectacular home enjoys 9.5'-11'
ceilings, restored hardwood floors, staircase, moldings, exposed
brick walls and beam ceilings. Four skylights energize the Upper
Floor in natural light and two working wood burning fireplaces
bring new excitement to the winter months.
The Parlor floor flows seamlessly from Living to Dining to Kitchen
and Garden through glass French doors. Enter the beautifully lush
garden with mature trees and flowering plants and discover your own
private oasis. The Living area enjoys a built-in entertainment
cabinet with hideaway doors and in-ceiling speakers. The Dining
area features a custom built banquet with seating for ten accented
by a 10-Light chandelier and cushions crafted in fine Italian wool.
A sleek and contemporary Kitchen features generous storage with
DuPont quartz counters, Corian center-island, elegant polished
chrome hardware and GE Cafe appliances. Opposite the kitchen is a
wood burning fireplace with exposed brick walls and built-in
seating. The perfect place to cozy up with friends and family to
roast marshmallows on a cold winter day. Parlor floor full bath
features Carrara marble floors and reclaimed wood accents from a
NYC water tower.
Ascend the beautifully restored staircase to the Upper Floor to
find three bedrooms and two ensuite baths. The Master is
magnificent. Extending the complete width of the home and
overlooking the garden, it is spacious and filled with sumptuous
detail. Exposed beams capture your attention with nearly 11'
ceilings. The room is masterfully crafted featuring a wall of
custom closets with a focus on the wood burning fireplace. Hidden
from plain sight is an entertainment system with in-ceiling
speakers and mini bar fridge. Additional features include a mix of
industrial and vintage lighting, custom bookshelves and skylight.
The ensuite 4-piece bath is equally grand and finished in Carrara
marble with a double vanity and Jacuzzi tub. A unique detail is the
circular skylight with wood beam passing through its center. A
king-sized second bedroom flows into the study with generous
storage. A third smaller room accessed from a hidden door features
a desk, shelving and storage perfect for the hobbyist or quiet
studying. The ensuite second bath is finished in penny tile and can
be access from both bedroom and hall. The third bedroom / home
office has several welcome surprises. A sky-light with expansive
ceiling heights, exposed beams and exposed brick wall make it an
inviting place and as configured can sleep two.
Additional features include app controlled HVAC (heating/cooling)
and security system, period vents and registers, recessed lighting
with programmable dimmers, (3) custom commissioned vintage style
chandeliers, wallpaper imported from London, vented LG
washer/dryer, garbage disposal, kitchen water filter, custom window
treatments, custom hardware, flowering window boxes and so much
Located just a half a block from Brooklyn and 20 minutes to
Manhattan by L or M subway at Myrtle/Wyckoff. Local favorites
include Billy's Market, Ridgewood Yoga, Lorimoto Art Gallery, Trans
Am Coffee, Trans Pecos, and Superchief Art Gallery. Nowadays,
Houdini Pizza and soon to open Evil Twin Brewery are also nearby.
1635 Hancock St presents a limited opportunity to make one of the
most beautiful and unique residences this side of Queens or
Brooklyn yours today.
Nearby Public Transportation
0.21 mi at Halsey St (Wycoff Ave and George St)
0.31 mi at Myrtle Av (Wycoff Ave and Palmetto St)
0.33 mi at Seneca Av (Seneca Ave and Myrtle Ave)