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Stately turn-of-the-century home on Prospect Park West wants $5.895M

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The historic home was recently renovated, but retains many vintage details

A neo-Federal-style house with Flemish bond brickwork in its facade and multiple plants in its entrance. Photos: Ben Fitchett, courtesy of Compass

One of the stately early 20th-century homes lining Prospect Park West is still on the market for $5.895 million. The neo-Federal-style house, part of Park Slope’s Historic District, was built in 1919 and designed by architect W. J. McCarthy. Its two-story facade boasts Flemish bond brickwork and arched windows. Its interiors were recently gut-renovated by Delson or Sherman Architects, who added several lush outdoor spaces and a roof deck.

The three-bedroom townhome has four and a half bathrooms, a large living room, a gym and sauna in its basement, a dressing room (which is as large as another bedroom), a shared driveway, and several fireplaces. Some interior details include original trefoil windows, kitchen fixtures imported from France, a refurbished staircase, and original stained-glass windows.

About its (gorgeous) green spaces: There’s a landscaped garden at the entrance and another one in the back of the house with a fountain, ivy in the garage wall, and plantings. The roof deck offers views of Prospect Park and has its own share of flowers and a variety of plantings.

The home is located at 31 Prospect Park West, mere steps from Prospect Park and near the 2 and 3 at Grand Army Plaza. Taxes for the property are $1,948/month. Jennifer Taylor of Compass has the listing.

A garden with a round light blue table, four chairs, a white fence, and multiple plantings around it.
A view of the house’s back garden with multiple plantings and a fountain.
A living room area with a fireplace, two chairs, a framed painting on the wall, and original trefoil windows.
A section of the living room with a fireplace and original trefoil windows.
A roof deck with several green and blue chairs and multiple plantings.
The house’s roof deck with several plantings and seating areas.
A bedroom with a black wallpaper, a black rug, a large bed, and two nightstands.
The house’s master bedroom.
A bathroom with a small and colorful stained glass window, a large mirror, and a tub.
One of the home’s bathrooms, which has an original stained glass window.