A Palazzo Reclaimed – 72 Poplar Street

It’s hard to imagine a more picturesque urban neighborhood than Brooklyn Heights. New York’s “first suburb” is well known for its romantic brownstones and narrow leafy streets, but the upscale neighborhood is also home to some stately buildings from the previous century that continue to impress.  One such building is 72 Poplar Street, a brick fortress which was the long-time home of the 84th Police Precinct.   Repurposed as a residential ...

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Brooklyn Heights Serenity: 2 Grace Court, 3D

Today, we’re taking a reprieve from our usual approach of focusing on jaw-dropping homes that feel as though they’ve descended from the heavens. Instead, we’re taking a look at an apartment that will have a far broader audience due to its scale and price.  But don’t think for a moment that this is a run-of-the-mill residence; far from it.  Located in the affluent neighborhood of Brooklyn Heights, Apartment 3D at ...

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Space is the Thing in Brooklyn Heights – 19 Grace Court, Apt 2-A

Sometimes you love an apartment for its raw bones and the fantastic opportunity presented by the four walls before you.  Apartment 2-A at 19 Grace Court in Brooklyn Heights is just that type of space, offering the future occupant eight rooms to create something magical. 19 Grace Court is a small art-deco prewar with just 33 apartments spread over six floors.  It is situated on a charming Brooklyn Heights cul-de-sac with ...

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Eagle Warehouse – 28 Old Fulton Street

Basking in the shadow of the Brooklyn Bridge, the Eagle Warehouse is prominently situated between Furman and Vine Street, just near Brooklyn Bridge Park, throttling the border between Brooklyn Heights and Dumbo.   The landmarked building was completed in 1894 and was the home of the Eagle Warehouse & Storage Company, the memory of which is eminently intact on the building’s spectacular arched entryway and top banner to this day. ...

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Mid-Century Modern Masterpiece in Brooklyn Heights – 4 Hunts Lane

This enchanting 4 bedroom home is situated on a quiet, semi private mews block and manifests a stunning example of human ingenuity and creativity. Built in 1899 with a rich, brick exterior and stylish arched windows, this turn-of-the-century carriage house has been "reimagined" into a single-family home and contains four floors of spacious and synergistic modernity, wrapped in classic simplicity and imaginative design.  The unassuming exterior conveys a sense of self-assured ...

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