This home is enriched with victorian charm and classical touches throughout the home! This completely restored and renovated house is located in Tottenville and is for sale! Do not miss out on this gem!
169 Johnston Avenue is a two-family detached victorian home that was built in 1901 and has a total of six bedrooms and three bathrooms. The interior design is boosted by the original details being flawless, as well as new modern touches! Fall completely in love with this home and all its fine points.
From the front of the home, you will see the stunning wrap around front porch that is welcoming you to enter the home. Just imagine your Sunday morning coffees out on the porch with the surroundings of a quiet and friendly neighborhood.
Walk into the home and into the entryway filled with details of a Mahogany wood staircase, custom molding, and sconce lighting fixtures. There is a doorway within the foyer that gains entry into the basement. Being an open two family home, the first floor has one living section, while the second floor has another, all connecting within this foyer.
The first floor has a warm and inviting feeling, making it a great space to spend holidays! There are hardwood floors throughout and custom features encircling it all.
To the left of the foyer is the living room. Keeping with the custom crown molding, the room also has a built in glass cabinet with shelving, that can be perfectly used as a bookcase! There is also an archway with a petite sitting area that is semi-octagon shaped with bay-style windows.
This home is very unique, compared to other houses on Staten Island. Besides the victorian exterior and interior design, the layout of the home is uncommon. Pass the living room and through the archway hallway is three bedrooms that are located on the first floor. All three bedrooms have hardwood floors, while the master bedroom has a built-in white-wooden closet with and shelving and drawer organizers.
Located by the three bedrooms, and before the kitchen is the four-piece full bathroom. This bathroom is completely tiled with a stand-up shower, separate bathtub, and a sink vanity that perfectly matches the tiles.
The kitchen and dining room combination is located to the rear of the home. Also containing hardwood floors and custom moldings, this room also has an antique cast iron wood burning fireplace. There are black countertops that match well with the white cabinetry, an island, and stainless steel appliances: dishwasher, stove, microwave, and refrigerator.
Continuing on some of the details in the home, the doors are solid wood with crystal door knobs. There are high hats as well as sconce lighting fixtures that can be found throughout the first floor, as well as 9 foot high ceilings.
There is a full live-in zone on the second floor, with an another living room, kitchen-dining room combination, two bedrooms, and a full bathroom. Up to the second floor, you will enter into the living room with hardwood floors and high ceilings. This living room also as an archway into a small semi-octagon shape area with bay-style windows. This living room has a built-in entertainment unit with cabinets and drawers. There is also a spiral staircase in the living room that leads to a loft.
The second floor is boosted by the high ceilings as well as remote controlled blinds, built in cabinets, and high hats.
Just like the first floor, pass the living room and down a hallway, you will come across two bedrooms and a full bathroom. One bedroom has hardwood floors while the second bedroom has carpet floorings and is long in shape. This bedroom also includes the built-in deep closet organizer. The full bathroom is fully tiled with large-styled tiles.
The kitchen-dining room combination on the second floor is located at the end of the hallway. It resembles the same layout as the first floor, only reserved. With white cabinets, blue countertops, and an island, this kitchen is ready to have some meals enjoyed in it!
The third floor of this home is the loft area. The floors are carpeted up there and would make the perfect space for a home office or den. There is also an additional bedroom up there, as well as a ½ bathroom and two storage closets! There is, even more, storage closets in the unfinished basement, as well as a washer and dryer down there and a doorway to enter the side yard.
169 Johnson Avenue has endless features on the inside, but now let us get into the features outside of the home. First up is the very large backyard. On the second floor, there is access to the upper deck through the kitchen. On the first floor, there is a screen room porch as well as an outdoor deck, ideal for summer barbecuing, then dining within the screen porch bug-free!
This home for sale is walking distance from train stations, MTA bus stops, delis, bakeries, as well as a two-minute drive to shopping plazas. The home is conveniently located between the Tottenville and Atlantic Staten Island Railway, as well as the S78 and X17C bus stops being nearby. There is also various schools within the area: P.S.1, P.S.6, I.S.34, Our Lady Help of Christians School, Staten Island Montessori School, and Gateway Academy. Finally, the Conference House Park is only a 5-minute drive or less than a 20-minute walk away!
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