1918 Designed by James Sarsfield Keedy, “GiĿgerbread House” in Brookly, New York

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The wait is over, Gingerbread House is back on the market, and now is the chance to create this masterpiece that you have always wanted. Delightfully rendered, this exceptional characteristic has captured the emotions and imaginations of individuals who value the extraordinary. Architect James Sarsfield Keedy designed this extraordinary Arts and Crafts residence for shipping magnate Howard Joÿes. Known as “the most magnificent residence in all of New York City,” it is characterized by gracious and elegant living.Located on a picturesque 1-acre plot in Bay Ridge, Narrows Avenue, 8200 is a mystical haven away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Experience the historic architectural elements inside the expansive yet authentic living areas. The home features hand-carved walnut and marble countertops, painted ceiling beams, a set of kid-safe stained glass doors, hardwood flooring, and mahogany and cherry throughout the living, dining, and music rooms.

Experience the numerous patios, balconies, and outdoor spaces that connect the inside and exterior of the property outside the fitness room. The residence features six bedrooms, five bathrooms, and a half, along with a spacious master bedroom complete with walk-in closets, a dressing room, a fireplace flanked by two balconies, and a sitting area. The lower floor serves as a movie theater, gym, and outdoor space. Your vehicles will have plenty of room in the spacious three-car garage and courtyard, and the meticulously landscaped, private park-like gardens will provide you with a quiet haven where you can enjoy moments of solitude. Plus space for a swimming pool. Such properties are unusual to come up for sale, and the fact that it has been catering to real estate enthusiasts for decades only serves to increase its appeal.

Not only does this house highlight its rich history, but it also provides the historical context and cultural background of one of Brookly’s most beloved neighborhoods. In Bay Ridge, contemporary amenities blend seamlessly with traditional elegance, offering upscale boutiques, fine dining establishments, breathtaking views of the surrounding water, golf courses at Dyker Beach, and public transportation all conveniently located nearby. More than ever, the chance to create your own masterpiece is within your grasp. Make an appointment to visit 8200 Narrows Avenue by calling today. With proof of funds and a bank pre-approval letter, private property owners are available within 48 hours of request.

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