Whilst not flashy, this mid 20th century apartment has several charming characteristics of its period and a next bedroom, carved out of a eating nook off the kitchen area. It’s located on the second ground of 601 East 19th Road in Flatbush, just outdoors the historic bounds of Ditmas Park.
Identified as the Hampshire Arms, the 6-tale, 108-device purple-brick elevator creating opened in 1942 as a rental with “Early American” facts. Created by architects Seelig & Finkelstein, it has a extraordinary Colonial Revival-design and style entrance with double-peak columns that caught the focus of the Brooklyn Eagle. The creating went co-op in 2004.
The device has huge arched doorways, cabinets in a recessed market in the lobby, wooden flooring and intact moldings. A sizable lobby with wainscoting prospects to the 20-foot-extended dwelling place, which has parquet floors and space for bookshelves as nicely as eating and lounging.
The kitchen area,