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Mediterranean-style tile sets apart this studio apartment in Park Slope, Brooklyn. The small taupe squares organized throughout the apartment would have a more staunch effect if not for the warm wood oak detailing in the wooden shutters above the queen-sized bed and modern furniture. The various shades of grey and subdued terra cotta orange color build an elegant atmosphere.
This studio apartment in on the second floor of a townhouse on 7th Avenue and Carroll Street is designed with intention. Built-in shelves are arranged around the apartment and filled with necessities like linens and dishes which add value to otherwise empty space. The open kitchen is a charming butter yellow shade with compact appliances including a gas stove, washer, and dryer and granite countertops. Finally, the apartment includes private access to a fully furnished patio fenced in with lush plants and equipped with a grill and room to entertain friends for a summer picnic.
The apartment is set in the heart of Park Slope, a neighborhood with a very strong community. You will see people stopping to say ‘hello’ to one another which gives this NYC neighborhood a uniquely small town quality. The avenues of this neighborhood are dotted with cafes, specialty shops, and fine casual restaurants. The aptly named Community Bookstore (36ft/11m) and recreation store Gear-to-Go Outfitters (354ft/110m) further down the avenue are both excellent small businesses to support and discover your local surroundings. Only two blocks away from the apartment is Prospect Park (0.4mi/650km) which is host to many outdoor concerts and activities as well as a well-maintained loop around the park for cycling or running. You can buy top quality produce at the zealous Park Slope Food Coop (0.2mi/300m), but only when you volunteer for three hours each week which will further entwine you with the residents of Park Slope.
The apartment is accessible to the B/Q subway lines at 7th Avenue/Flatbush Ave (0.4mi/650m) and 2/3 trains at Grand Army Plaza (0.5mi/750m) which allow access to other parts of New York City.
Apartment floor plans in this site are not drawn to scale. They are an indication of the general layout and are intended as a guide only. Nothing contained in them should be considered to be an exact blueprint or statement of fact or warranty.
Review by: Carole N.,
Jan 15 2018
From: United States,
Apartment Rental: 2 months
The apartment is a very small studio. The nicest thing about it is the patio, which is not useful in the winter, alas. Rosa is a very nice landlady and the apartment is basic, but comfortable.