Firehouse in Fort Greene Extraordinary Firehouse with Extraordinary History.
Once home to Engine Co 256, this firehouse has served as a civil defense bomb shelter, a water tower, and a production studio for Spike Lee. Overlooking Fort Greene Park, this unique and rare property awaits you to make new history.
At over 5,700 sq ft, including spacious 800 sq ft roof deck, this 3-story firehouse is currently configured as a 2-family with a 2-car garage, offices on the ground level, and a 25'x80' basement. This extraordinary property has 16' ceilings on all levels, high enough to handle large scale artwork or regulation height basket hoop. Currently zoned for residential, this building has infinite possibilities.124 Dekalb Ave is located in vibrant Fort Greene, home to BAM, Barclays Center, a Saturday morning Farmer's Market and great restaurants. It is central to the Downtown Brooklyn Culture district, Atlantic Center transit hub and CityPoint, as well as across the street from 33 acre Fort Greene Park.This unique building needs to be seen to be appreciated!