Open House: Wed, Apr 17th 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM EDT


12 Sidney Place

Brooklyn NY, 11201


$2,069.39 per sqft


5 Beds

4.5 Baths

5,678 sqft


Built in 1850

Welcome to 12 Sidney Place, an exceptional Brooklyn Heights townhouse with a sophisticated blend of modern luxury and a touch of classic charm. Every layer of the house presents with a peaceful ambiance. With over 5600 square feet of living space, this beautifully designed 21 foot wide, 5 bedroom, 4.5 bathroom home offers a remarkable living experience, boasting a range of contemporary conveniences and features that set it apart in this special location in bucolic Brooklyn Heights.

Upon entering the front door, you are greeted by an inviting atmosphere of the large double parlor that showcases the impeccable craftsmanship and attention to detail evident throughout this renovated home. The open floor plan, with large floor to ceiling glass windows and doors, incorporates the lush secret garden, which features mature plantings and a streaming sculpture pond. The modern central staircase allows for the full 21 foot width of the house to be felt in the spacious rooms and enables abundant natural light to stream down from the rooftop skylights onto every floor. Gleaming hardwood floors throughout guide you through the home, adding a touch of warmth.

The gourmet kitchen is a chef's dream, boasting sleek countertops, top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances, two dishwashers, and ample storage space. A six burner Wolf professional stove with double ovens will make a chef out of anyone. Whether you're hosting a dinner party in the adjoining roomy dining area that faces the enchanting garden or just preparing a quiet meal at home, this well-appointed kitchen provides the perfect setting to unleash your culinary creativity. A large comfortable den/sitting room, office nook, and a powder room, on this floor make it a perfect entertaining space.

Retreat upstairs to the second floor where there are 2 sizable bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms. One is currently set up as an impressive library with abundant storage. The primary suite is a tranquil oasis designed to offer relaxation and rejuvenation. The generously sized bedroom with a large walk-in closet provides a peaceful haven, while the bright marble en-suite bathroom offers a luxurious retreat with its elegant fixtures, double vanity, a spa-like soaking tub, and a separate shower. One of the standout features of this remarkable property is the screened-in sleeping porch. This unique addition provides an idyllic setting to unwind and enjoy the fresh air while being protected from the elements. Whether you wish to spend quiet evenings under the stars or have a peaceful night's sleep amidst the gentle breezes, this thoughtfully designed space is sure to become a favorite spot in the house. The laundry room is also conveniently located on this floor.

The top floor is a dramatic and bright skylight-filled open space currently configured as another large en-suite bedroom and an adjoining large sitting room that could easily become a fifth bedroom. To top it all off, the whimsical terrace on this level offers yet another space to enjoy the great outdoors.

The versatility of this unique townhouse allows for the perfect combination of separate areas and shared gathering spaces, accommodating the needs of many different households. The home is also equipped with multi-zone A/C and cellar level storage space.

Situated on one of the most beautiful and private blocks in Brooklyn Heights, 12 Sidney Place provides easy access to the vibrant culture, culinary delights, and entertainment options that the borough has to offer. With its close proximity to local parks, schools, and abundant public transportation, convenience is truly at your doorstep.



June 30, 2023


April 5, 2024



12 Sidney Place
Brooklyn NY, 11201

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5 Beds


4.5 Baths

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Central Air



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Central, Natural Gas

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Open House Schedule

Wed, Apr 17th

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM EDT

Courtesy of Compass with Sharon Held, Barbara Wilding
Listing Contact: (917) 648-9702 

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