1856 Franklin Street #2

1856 Franklin Street #2

Offered at $1,500,000

Located in the back corner on the second floor of this charming Edwardian building, Unit #2 offers a tranquil and peaceful sanctuary conveniently close to transportation, all kinds of shopping and wonderful parks including the newly renovated Lafayette Park. Whole Foods and Trader Joe’s are close, Polk Street shops, restaurants and Bob’s Donuts (!) are just a few blocks away and The House of Prime Rib is around the corner! What more could you want? Enter through the grand lobby from a bygone era. Up less than 20 steps, find your way through a glass door into a gracious hallway with curved wall and vintage details. A gracious and open living space awaits. The kitchen has freshly painted white cabinets, green granite counters and stainless appliances including Liebherr refrigerator, Viking range and Viking microwave/convection oven. As you cook, talk to your guests over the green granite counter-bar and watch the action in the dining room with its Bay window, high ceilings and lovely moldings. Through glass pocket doors is the spacious, graceful living room with another Bay window, a charming arch and another wall of large windows. The greenery of the trees outside lends a sense of privacy. Off the entry hallway just inside the door is a small bedroom and a tiled bathroom larger than you expect. Down another hallway are two large bedrooms looking out on the trees on the side of the building. Another bath is across the hall from the last bedroom, accessible to both of these bedrooms. The washer/dryer is in a closet across from the bedrooms. Gleaming hardwood floors add a great finish to the classic look of this condo. This is an existing TIC building with a Sirkin Agreement in place. Dues for this unit are $649 a month and the unit has one parking space that is tandem with another space.