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Brooklyn, New York, United States Listing # 010661
Member Since: 2013
Modified: April 13


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Offer:  Home Exchange

Unique Brooklyn townhouse
Philip is a professional musician and we have a range of instruments. We collect art so there are some interesting things around. The house is unique and quirky and not without charm. There is a nice garden in back accessed through French doors leading to a deck. If you cook, you are welcome to pick herbs, of which there is an abundance. The deck is a lovely place to sip a glass of wine and smell the honeysuckle.
Brooklyn, New York, United States
Primary Home
Single Family
Bedrooms:2
Bathrooms:2
Comfortably sleeps:4
Not to exceed:6

Amenities
  Central Air Fans Hot Tub/Jacuzzi/Sauna Microwave Outdoor Grill Patio/Yard Piano Stereo Terrace/Porch TV/Cable Video/DVD Washer Dryer Drums guitars bass

HOME OFFICE
Color Printer Computer Available Internet Connection Available

My Home Town

We are 10 minutes from downtown manhattan either by car or subway (which is 1 1/2 blocks away. But even without crossing the bridge, Brooklyn has much to offer and our neighborhood -- park slope -- is rich with great restaurants, live music, good bars, and interesting shopping. Plus, our house is walking distance from Prospect Park and Green-wood Cemetary (resting place for Louis Tiffany, Leonard Bernstein, etc.). The immediate neighborhood is interesting with an art gallery on the block and many nice, friendly neighbors.

Local Activities
Actvities within an hour's drive

Beaches Biking Canoe/Kayaking Children's Activities Cultural/Tourist Attractions Fine Restaurants Galleries/Museums Hiking Lakes Major Shopping Ocean Parks Spa Theatres

Nearest Large City:New York City
Nearest Airport:JFK, La Guardia
Type of region:Urban
Public transportation:Yes

Best Local
Eats:Piccolo, Talde, Fonda
Cup of Joe:Has Beans
Freebies:Performances in prospect park
Night spot:Korzo, Freddy's, Barbes, fifth estate
Must See:Korzo does some very interesting jazz on Tuesdays

Useful Links
Prospect park info
Park slope restaurants
NYC subway map

Member Profile
Philip has been a professional drummer all his life. I am an editor and our son is a junior in high school, having just returned from a year in Japan.

Languages
English Japanese

Interests/Hobbies
Music is obvious when you first walk into the house. We also collect outsider art. I love to cook and entertain and garden.

Housekeeping Styles
Clean chaos.


Trip Wish
Open to offers
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