This wonderful two-family home, located in bucolic Prospect Lefferts Gardens, has been owned by only three families in the past 100 years. The spacious house with a 21x56’ footprint on a 102.5 lot, front courtyard, original stoop, cornice, and a full-height round projecting bay makes a magnificent statement on a coveted tree-lined block. The gracious 2,100 square feet of interior space (not including the basement) is comprised of 2 stories and a basement with windows, affording unparalleled living comfort in the heart of coveted Lefferts Gardens. Allowances exist to extend or build an additional 3,178 square feet if desired. A large private fenced rear garden provides peaceful enjoyment for relaxing, gardening and entertaining outdoors.
391 Lincoln Road boasts many original period details that define its distinctive elegance and classic character. Original inlaid hardwood floors, original woodwork, and other original features are in excellent condition and exude old world charm throughout. Over the last 39 years, the current owner has lovingly maintained the home and preserved its special details. The basement is finished and has a separate entrance in both the front and back of the house.
Move right in and collect rent from the other unit or renovate to create a custom dream home that melds history with modern style in Brooklyn’s most prestigious neighborhood. The location is exceptional, mere minutes to Prospect Park, the Zoo, as well as the Brooklyn Museum and Brooklyn Botanic Garden. Stroll to the nearby coffee shops, restaurants. The 2 and 5 train is conveniently situated just 2 blocks away at Sterling and Nostrand Avenue Station for an easy trip to Manhattan. The Lincoln Road block association has an annual summer block party for residents. The block is quiet and street parking is easy to find on Lincoln Road. This is a qualified opportunity zone.