Tiny Home Tour: Converted Carriage House in Brooklyn, N.Y.

This completely modernized home was originally built in 1910 for the Brooklyn Fire Department.

Photo By: Halstead Property, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Halstead Property, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Halstead Property, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Halstead Property, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Halstead Property, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Halstead Property, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Halstead Property, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Halstead Property, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Converted Carriage House

Nestled in the heart of the thriving Dumbo and Brooklyn Heights neighborhoods, all 1,000 square feet of this multi-level carriage house abound with charm. A spiral staircase leads to the rooftop deck with sweeping views of the park, the Manhattan skyline and the East River.

Living Room

Bright white walls expand the airy living room, and oversize arched windows look onto the picturesque front yard.

Living Area

Multiple levels create a smart use of space in this urban home. Just off the living area, the upstairs bedroom features an en-suite bath and bonus space perfect for an office.

Dining Room

A skylight illuminates the double-height dining area, and an exposed brick wall lends character to the modern interiors. Spacious built-ins double as a china cabinet, and add extra storage space.

Kitchen

The updated kitchen opens to the dining area for easy entertaining. Modern appliances enhance functionality, and frameless cabinets reduce visual clutter.

Master Bedroom

The sky-lit master bedroom connects to an en-suite bath and includes a bonus area. Interior windows above the dining area add character and additional light.

Guest Bedroom

Downstairs, two guest bedrooms share another full bath. Radiant heated floors and central air-conditioning maximize comfort in this historic property originally built in 1910 as a carriage house for the Brooklyn Fire Department.

View

The rooftop deck affords majestic views of the park and waterfront. Just a short walk to the Brooklyn Heights Promenade and Dumbo hot spots, this home offers close proximity to shopping, dining and public transportation.

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