Originally built in 1910 as a Civil War munitions factory, the Jackson Foundry in prime Williamsburg has retained many of its historic features including rolling fire doors, exposed brick, timber beams and cast iron columns. Apartment 1B is a two bedroom duplex and one of the largest residences at 130 Jackson Street, a highly sought after condo conversion rich in architectural detail and pre-war beauty.
Apartment 1B is a one of a kind corner duplex spanning 1,663 square feet. It features 2-bedrooms, 2.5-baths, 13-foot ceilings, 9 windows, timber floors and a beautifully renovated open island kitchen. A northwest facing 7'' 7'' picture window fills the living room with natural light and a versatile floor plan allows for multiple configurations. Because both bedrooms have en-suite baths and incredible storage space, either bedroom could be utilized as the primary. The bedroom downstairs features a wall of custom closets, several hidden storage spaces and a stunning freestanding tub with timber backsplash. There is also a chic full bathroom with a walk in shower on this level. Upstairs is the second bedroom which is wrapped in exposed brick and steel cased windows. This room truly captures the character of the building with the beams, ...
A former artists’ enclave, Williamsburg is an ultra-trendy neighborhood in Brooklyn that draws the young and the fashionable from around the world.
Known for being the birthplace of NYC’s hipster movement and its close proximity to Manhattan, Williamsburg has become one of the most desirable neighborhoods in Brooklyn. The old factories from its industrial past have been converted into gorgeous lofts; luxury high-rises with stunning Manhattan views line the waterfront; and boutique condos are mixed among townhouses and old tenement buildings. While the neighborhood continues to evolve wit ... read more