Designed to complement the townhomes that lend the area its classic Brooklyn charm, the residences at 491 Monroe are at once modern and classic. The building's lobby and corridors are designed to welcome residents and guests, inspiring visual intrigue through generous applications of industrial charm.
Striking interiors have been curated for ultimate comfort, their creator's vision made evident in the use of the finest of materials and a call to exquisite design details.
Each unique layout presents a distinctive kitchen design trend. Three-bedroom, three bath duplexes’ kitchens are appointed with grey cement finished cabinetry, enhanced with bold brass pulls in a patina finish, white quartz countertops and textured stacked oblong tiled backsplashes. Dual-purpose islands provide additional storage and breakfast bar seating. Second floor simplex units offer rich dove-walnut cabinetry and white quartz counters paired with beveled edge tiled backsplashes. First floor duplex homes offer gorgeous ash blonde cabinets balanced with Calacatta quartz counter tops and matte white subway tile backsplashes. All kitchens come with state-of-the-art stainless steel appliances by Bertazzoni Italia, Blomberg and/or Bosch. Stainless steel zero-edge deep sinks and single-lever, pull-out spray faucets in polished chrome complete the experience.
En suite master, second and third baths at 491 Monroe extend the balanced finish palette with white Statuario and rustic grey porcelain tile slabs for a modern and refined approach highlighted by porcelain wood-textured accents. Generous walk-in showers are replete with rain heads, serene glass enclosures and/or deep-soaking tubs. Vanities support porcelain vessel sinks appointed with polished chrome faucets and bath accessories. Select baths boast radiated heated floors.
Homes are further enhanced by zoned climate control heating and cooling, laundry closets with washer and dryer hook-ups and zoned ceiling-installed sound systems throughout living and bedrooms controlled wirelessly by SONOS, pre-wired cable and Wi-Fi.
Red oak five-inch wide plank hardwood floors in a satin finish adorn the 491 Monroe residences while full-height window walls invite light and air to play on the senses. Whether entertaining or relaxing, the rooftop provides its residents a welcomed respite graced with quintessential Brooklyn views all year long.