The Most Prime Penthouse in Brooklyn Heights
With 93 feet of direct East River and New York Harbor frontage, Penthouse B at One Pierrepont Street offers a spectacular 360-degree private terrace and the finest panoramic views in New York from its position atop one of Brooklyn Heights most coveted buildings.
The homes duplex layout spans 3,600 square feet, with four bedrooms, a grand living room and dining room enfilade, eat-in kitchen with pantry and breakfast room, library, staff room, and four and a half bathrooms. The home enjoys all four exposures, with wonderful views in each direction. Beautiful pre-War details abound, including three wood-burning fireplaces. This is the only penthouse in the building.
The enormous wraparound terrace is nine feet wide and spans 1,550 square feet. In addition to numerous sitting and playing areas, the terrace has a sunbathing section and verdant plantings throughout. It is serviced by a kitchen that opens to it on the same level. The terraces views are all-encompassing: The Manhattan skyline, Brooklyn Bridge, Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, Governors Island and Verrazano Bridge sparkle both day and night.
Enter through a gracious foyer that connects to the living room, library, and breakfast room by way of the pantry. The beautifully skylit staircase to the upper level also stems from this foyer. The living room and library have spectacular western and southern views of the river and harbor, and the living room and dining room offer wonderful northern and eastern views up the river toward the Manhattan skyline.
The eat-in kitchen, breakfast room, and pantry are perfect for daily meals and dinner parties, and connect to the staff room and service entrance. An additional full bedroom with fireplace and ensuite bathroom also spans from this area and with an entrance from the dining room. On this level are also a powder room, two full bathrooms, and a large laundry room.
Up the staircase, the eye is captivated by the stunning stained glass skylight as one ascends onto the landing from which the homes other three bedrooms span. The huge primary bedroom suite features a fireplace, full bathroom, walk-in closet, and wet bar room, as well as two entrances to the terrace. There is also an entrance to the terrace from the northern bedroom, which shares a full bathroom through a foyer with the third bedroom on this level. Closets are manifold, and custom built-ins complement the rooms.
Comprised of 26 residences, One Pierrepont Street is one of the most sought-after co-ops in Brooklyn Heights, and located on one of the most prime intersections in the neighborhood, where Pierrepont Street meets Columbia Heights, with an entrance to the Brooklyn Heights Promenade.
The building is full-service with a 24-hour doorperson and live-in resident manager. Its lobby and entryway are perfectly pre-War with provenance. The building has a lovely garden and heated roof deck solarium with wood-burning fireplace, as well as a laundry room. The co-op is pet-friendly.
The building is surrounded by the neighborhoods famed architecture, dining, green spaces, and cultural amenities, with particular highlights including the Promenade, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Squibb Park, One 15 Brooklyn Marina, Hillside Dog Park, St. Anns Warehouse, the Heights Casino, and Brooklyn Historical Society. Beloved restaurants and shops line Montague Street one block away, and the Henry and Hicks Street corridors are nearby.
The building is proximate to parking garages and all transportation, including the Clark Street 2/3- and Court Street R- and 4/5- subways.