$ 1,499,000
$296,000 Price cut
15 Chester Court, Brooklyn, NY 11225  
  • 5 beds
  • 4 baths
  • 2,972 sqft

15 Chester Court, Brooklyn, NY 11225  

Don't miss this incredibly rare opportunity to own a cherished piece of New York City history. For the first time in four years, a historic row house on Brooklyn's storybook Chester Court is now available. Bring your architect and create the perfect single-family home or multifamily investment property on a peaceful and private Prospect Lefferts Gardens cul-de-sac. Currently configured as a legal four-family dwelling, there's no end to the possibilities for this desirable end unit. Consisting of 2,972-square-feet on a 17-foot by 98-foot lot, this property is conveyed with 2,760 square feet of air rights available. The current four-family layout includes a ground floor one-bedroom, one-bath unit and a first-floor two-bedroom, one-bathroom unit, both with garden access. The second floor includes a second two-bedroom, one-bathroom unit, while a studio apartment occupies the top floor. This landmarked building would be ideal as a magnificent single-family dwelling, an owner's triplex with garden-level rental, or a profitable investment property in the highly sought-after Prospect Lefferts Gardens neighborhood. Built in 1911, Chester Court is a self-contained New York City historic district featuring a double row of Tudor Revival homes flanking a quiet cul-de-sac street. Built by prominent architect and developer Peter J. Collins, the fairy-tale enclave is inspired by European-style courts, particularly those found in Chester, England. The 18 Chester Court homes feature attractive forecourts, oriel windows, and red Flemish-bond brick and stucco facades trimmed with distinctive, alternating half-timber patterns. As the first Tudor Revival row houses in Brooklyn, and perhaps the city, this largely intact historic district represents an important moment in New York City's rich architectural history and presents an outstanding opportunity for a discerning buyer. Set within minutes of Prospect Park's eastern edge, this fantastic building offers outstanding access to verdant o

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  • Listing Type Multi-Family
  • Listing ID 10491327
  • Bedrooms 5
  • Bathrooms 4
  • House Size 2,972 sqft
  • Listing Status Active
  • County Kings
  • Full Bath 4
  • Subdivision Prospect Leffert Gdn
  • Floors 0.0
  • County School District Elem: UNKNOWN, Middle: UNKNOWN, JhHigh:
  • Taxes 10020.0
Listing courtesy of Compass

Price History

Date Listed at or
6/23/2018 $1,499,000 $296,000
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Sold Info

Date Sold for * Help Change
02/27/2018 $1,175,000 +221.9%
11/19/2001 $365,000 +84.2%
10/02/2001 $198,200 +13.3%
02/22/2001 $175,000 +59.1%
11/21/1996 $110,000 N/A
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