$1475 / 1br - 700ft² - beautiful garden-level 1br available Jan. 1 (Prospect Lefferts Gardens)
Garden floor apartment in 3-story owner-occupied 1905 limestone townhouse available for January 1 move in. Large, sunny bedroom (12x20 ft) with south-facing bay windows, non-working fireplace, built-in oak cabinets and closet. 12x14 living area opens onto 10x18 open chef's kitchen. Recently renovated kitchen features stainless steel appliances, dishwasher, kitchen island and butcher-block countertops. Hardwood floors throughout, and floor-to-ceiling bookshelves in living room. Two large closets in hallway. Separate entrance with bike storage under stoop. Shared washer and dryer in basement. Enormous garden space (20x50ft) with flower plantings, fruit trees, vegetable beds, outdoor table and gas grill. Garden space is shared with owners who live on parlor level, and two other housemates who live on the top floor. The apartment will be freshly painted before move-in.
Prospect Park is three blocks away, and the Brooklyn Botanic Garden is 5 blocks. There is a good supermarket at the end of the block, coffee shops and Japanese, Italian, Indian, Caribbean, and Mexican restaurants within 5 minutes walk. The Q train at Parkside Ave is 3 blocks, the Q/B/S at Prospect Park is 5 blocks. Thirty minutes to Union Square. One train stop or a 10 minute bike ride to the restaurant rows of Ditmas Park, Park Slope and Prospect Heights, the Brooklyn Museum, Public Library, and the Grand Army Plaza farmer's market.
Landlords pay heat/hot water, tenants pay electric/gas. Internet can be shared. Available January 1 for a one-year lease. No smoking or pets. First month's rent and one month security. References and credit check required.