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Bold Cobble Hill Townhouse Renovation Stars Giant Living Wall of Plants
Posted By Sherrell Dorsey On February 22, 2013 @ 11:56 am In Architecture,Brooklyn,Green Building,Interior Design | No Comments
From outside of the home, the 5,300 square foot brick townhouse looks like a traditional Cobble Hill  property. But once inside, the space gives way to a design and finish that is clean and contemporary with soaring ceilings and generous dimensions.
At 25-feet wide and 60-feet deep, the former commercial property  sits on a residential block and was re-built anew with tons of space, a skylight and even an elevator.
The four floor home boasts floor to ceiling windows, generous natural light and a living green wall that is professionally irrigated  and maintained. The home also has a one-car garage, a large studio and opens to a landscaped garden .
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URLs in this post:
 305 Degraw Street: http://www.townrealestate.com/rental/id-301132/305-Degraw-Street-TH-Cobble-Hill
 renovated: http://inhabitat.com/green-design-predictions-for-2011/
 : http://inhabitat.com/nyc/cobble-hill-townhouses-bold-renovation-stars-giant-living-wall-of-plants/cobble-street-apartment/?extend=1
 Image: http://inhabitat.com/nyc/cobble-hill-townhouses-bold-renovation-stars-giant-living-wall-of-plants/degraw-skylight/
 Cobble Hill: http://inhabitat.com/nyc/photos-cobble-hills-newest-leed-gold-condos-up-for-sale-we-tour-the-brooklyn-digs/
 commercial property: http://inhabitat.com/city-green-court-is-the-first-commercial-leed-platinum-building-in-the-czech-republic/
 irrigated: http://inhabitat.com/msus-new-water-retention-technology-can-increase-crop-yield-even-in-the-face-of-increasing-drought-conditions/
 landscaped garden: http://inhabitat.com/nyc/brooklyns-el-jardin-del-pueblo-transforms-empty-lot-into-urban-farm-where-work-is-food/
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