Welcome to 90 8th Avenue #2A – This spacious two bedroom home is located in one of the most highly sought-after full-service doorman, elevator buildings in Park Slope – The President. Designed by Sugarman & Berger, the famed architects of One Fifth Avenue & The New Yorker Hotel, The President is a prewar Art Deco landmark cooperative, built in 1928. Its prominent green awning, majestic, painstakingly restored marble lobby, full time doorman and building staff welcome you home to this gracious, one-of-a-kind building.
Residence 2A blends pre-war character with modern craftsmanship to create a home that is warm, thoughtfully designed, and eminently livable. Upon entering the unit, you can't help but notice the gorgeous, impeccably maintained, original herringbone hardwood floors and high, beamed ceilings. The gracious foyer leads into the bright and spacious living room featuring beautiful, soundproof casement windows that bathe the room in natural light. The windowed eat-in-kitchen is newly renovated, boasting stainless steel appliances, including a dishwasher, Caesarstone countertops, custom-made solid bamboo cabinetry, an abundance of storage space, a built-in breakfast bar and secondary dining area. The master bedroom can accommodate a king size bedroom set with room to spare, and includes a wealth of closet space. The second bedroom is also cheerful and tranquil, fits a queen size bedroom set, and receives great light.
Situated on the corner of President Street and 8th Avenue, this inviting home is just a block to Prospect Park, and Grand Army Plaza, and convenient to shopping destinations such as the Park Slope Food Coop, dining options like Palo Santo, al di la Trattoria, and Chela, and cultural institutions such as The Brooklyn Museum, the Brooklyn Library, and the Botanic Gardens. Nearby subways include the 2, 3, 4 and 5 at Grand Army Plaza and the B and Q express trains at 7th Avenue.
The building offers 24-hour door coverage, a live-in super, elevators, easily accessible laundry room, basement storage, bike room and is pet friendly. Anchored in a glorious history, but well planned and perfectly suited for life today, 90 8th Avenue #2A offers purchasers a rare opportunity for a refined New York lifestyle in a stand-out building in one of Brooklyn’s most dynamic, and picturesque neighborhoods.
Please note building allows 80% financing.