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70 Willow Street

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5,702 ft²$2,192 per ft²18 rooms11 beds7 baths
Townhouse in Brooklyn Heights

Listing Facts

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No longer available as of about 4 years ago
Days On Market
626 days on StreetEasy


"I live in Brooklyn. By choice." - Truman Capote lived in 70 Willow and penned "A House on the Heights". Five-story, double-width, high Greek-Revival four-bay townhouse built in 1839 on a four-square country villa plan. Three-story elliptical mahogany staircase with rosette oculus window at the top. Double parlor with 12'+/- ceilings. Interior period detail designed by... [more]


70 Willow Street  Brooklyn, NY 11201

Building in Brooklyn Heights
3 unitsBuilt in 1899
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Price History

05/10/2010 Listed by Sotheby's International Realty $18,000,000
01/26/2011 Price decreased by 12% $15,900,000
09/24/2011 Price decreased by 6% $14,995,000
11/03/2011 Price decreased by 7% $13,995,000
01/26/2012 Listing sold $13,995,000
03/01/2012 Sale recorded Register to unlock sales price



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Listing Provided By

Karen Heyman and Alan Heyman, Sotheby's International Realty, (212) 810-4990