421 E 2nd Street Building, New York City, NY


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421 E 2nd Street Building, New York City, NY, 11218


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3 Bedrooms
2 Full Baths, 1 Partial
1,546 SqFt
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421 E 2nd Street Building, New York$1,699,000

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Property Highlights

Home TypeSingle Family Residence
Year Built1930
MLS #OLRS-0092394

About 421 E 2nd Street Building

Isn't she lovely? This semi-attached one family piece of heaven is situated on a bucolic Kensington block. With 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, a private driveway with a garage and a beautiful backyard too, this is a home to cherish! It's all in the details... Walk through the front yard up the front steps to the porch, imagine having your morning coffee here. Enter into a spacious sunroom; easily a perfect reading room or an office. The large, detailed sunny living room awaits you through a french door. You'll find gorgeous, fully intact stained glass panels here and in the dining room, along with cove ceilings The formal dining room is extraordinary. With coffered ceilings, bay windows with shutters, built-in original cabinets fronted with stained glass you'll love dining here. The updated windowed eat-in-kitchen is spacious, with windows over the sink, looking out into the backyard. It was updated to include plentiful new quartz counters, white cabinetry and fixtures, a new stainless steel fridge and a wine cooler. A spacious half bath with pretty blue tiles completes this floor. The second floor has a huge primary bedroom with two exposures - one a virtual wall of windows, letting in abundant sunshine. There is plenty of room for all your creature comforts here. The other two bedrooms are quite spacious and could each accommodate a queen size bed if needed, and have large closets, with original antique mirrored doors. One has a double exposure. The bathroom was beautifully redone in the period of the home. It has a marble tiled floor, subway tiles, a rain shower head and a gorgeous stained glass window that was custom made for the space. There is easy access to the backyard from the kitchen. The backyard is large and has plenty of room for relaxation and entertaining. The one car garage is spacious and in excellent shape. The driveway alone can hold 4 cars... The basement has a huge finished recreation room, along with an updated half bath with a separate shower. There is a separate utility room with laundry and mechanicals. This home has updated electric, a 9 year old roof, a new boiler and solar panels that are leased for $59/month - average electric bills are approx $22/month currently - a huge savings. Details throughout the house include original parquet floors, picture frame moldings, cove ceilings, original stained glass panels that are fully intact and impeccably preserved, coffered ceilings with some original lighting elements and original closet doors with their antique mirrors. Superbly located on a lovely tree lined street, steps from shopping and all the retail amenities available on Church Ave and Beverley Road. It's around the corner from F/G train lines and from multiple bus lines. Greenwood Cemetery and Prospect Park are a short distance away, and multiple playgrounds are nearby. This is a great place to call home. Showings start at the open house Sunday, 9/10.

Property Details

Property Features

Property Information:

  • Architectural Style: Prewar
  • Year Built: 1930
  • Living Area: 1,546 SqFt

Listing Office:

  • Office Name: Compass
  • Listing Agent: Carolyn Cedar
  • Agent Phone: (917) 750-3059

Interior Features

Bedroom and Bathroom Information:

  • Partial Bathrooms: 1
  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Total Bedroom Count: 3

Exterior Features

Exterior Information:

  • Exterior: Garden

Price Information

Listing Price Info

Price Summary:

  • List Price: $1,699,000
  • Price Per SqFt: $1,099/SqFt
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421 E 2nd Street Building vs New York


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+$864.6K More


+$478 More


This property is $864.6K more than the Median Sold Price and $478/SqFt more than other homes in New York, NY.

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MLS Details

MLS Information:

  • MLS Name: REBNY
  • MLS Number: #OLRS-0092394

Listing Office:

  • Office Name: Compass
  • Listing Agent: Carolyn Cedar
  • Agent Phone: (917) 750-3059

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Schools Nearby

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Nearby Schools

  • PS 179 Kensington

  • 202 Avenue C

  • 0.06 miles

  • Public District Grades PK-5

  • PS 230 Doris L Cohen

  • 1 Albemarle Rd

  • 0.33 miles

  • Public District Grades PK-5

  • PS 164 Caesar Rodney

  • 4211 14th Ave

  • 0.51 miles

  • Public District Grades PK-5


What Are The Neighbors Like?

The neighbors living near this home have an average income of $58,333. The majority of New York, NY residents have income between $35k-100k annually. The most common type of family is single, no kids. The majority of residents in this area have post secondary degree education.

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Frequently Asked Questions About 421 E 2nd Street Building

What is the listing price of this property?

The listing price of 421 E 2nd Street Building property is $1,699,000.

What type of property is this?

The property 421 E 2nd Street Building is a house located in New York City, New York, 11218.

Is this property for sale now?

Active Listing: 421 E 2nd Street Building is For Sale (Active/New) which means the seller is accepting offers.

How many bedrooms and bathrooms does this property have?

The property at 421 E 2nd Street Building has 3 bedrooms and 2 full and 1 half bathrooms.

What is the square footage of this property?

The property 421 E 2nd Street Building is 1,546 SqFt (source: MLS/tax record).

Which year was this property built?

The year of construction for 421 E 2nd Street Building is 1930.

Rocket HomesNew YorkKings CountyNew York11218421 E 2nd Street Building

This home is located at 421 E 2nd Street Building in New York City, NY and zip code 11218 in the Kensington neighborhood. This 1,546 square foot home was built in 1930. Features: 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms. It has been listed on Rocket Homes since September 08, 2023 and is currently priced at $1,699,000.

In August 2023 more than 247 listings in New York, NY were sold above the asking price. During the same period more than 1198 listings were sold at asking price, while more than 859 were sold below. In August 2023 in New York, NY there were 2.2% more homes for sale than in July 2023. In August 2023, listings were on the market for 85 days. During the same period, the median list price in this real estate market was $834,392.

From Rocket Homes Real Estate and based on county public records data.

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