Historic Firehouse Residential Conversion Available to Lease in Jersey City Heights


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Hook & Ladder No. 3 has been converted into a residential dwelling and is available to lease.

An impeccably converted, historic firehouse (Hook & Ladder No. 3) is now available to lease as a residential home in the heart of The Heights, Jersey City. With 2,734 square feet spread across two floors and a 650 square-foot private roof deck, plus a 516 square-foot garage, this impressive four-bedroom and three-and-a-half-bathroom home offers plenty of living space and ample parking.

The building’s exterior and internal brick wall accents provide a glimpse of the building’s yesteryear charm while the home’s new, stylish features create an enviable, modern residence. From the soaring 14’ ceilings to the triple pane glass windows, this expansive home has been designed to maximize residents’ comfort while offering a trendy abode close to one of The Height’s main thoroughfares.

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Brick accents throughout the home.
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Exposed brick walls.

The bright, open living room on the lower floor provides copious space to relax with wood floors, black wooden doors and window frames, and wood with metal handrail staircase contributing to the industrial aesthetic. Conquer the chilliest of mornings with the radiant heated flooring in nine zones, while a functioning wood-burning fireplace on the second floor provides a cozy place to sit and relax.

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Living area.

The kitchen is the centerpiece for entertaining, with a wood and stone countertop, undermount sink, stone backsplash, and wooden cabinetry setting the scene. Outfitted with outstanding Miele appliances, chefs will appreciate the 48” range with six burners, griddle, 30” oven, speed oven/microwave, and warming drawer, along with a 48” vent with charcoal filters. Your food will be kept perfectly chilled with the 36” custom panel fridge/freezer, and washing dishes is effortless with a custom panel dishwasher. A built-in and plumbed coffee machine is ready to create your perfect morning brew while there is a second faucet with double filtered drinking water at the sink.

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Kitchen on the second floor.
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Kitchen and dining area.

In addition to the outstanding kitchen, there is a dedicated wet bar with a full-height wine fridge and undermount sink. The wet bar is perfectly positioned for easy access after a meal, or when entertaining guests.

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Wet bar.

If residents are impressed by the indoor kitchen, wait until they see the outdoor kitchen on the home’s private, furnished roof deck. Entertaining and grilling is made easy with the kitchen’s grill and a Kamado smoker, a refrigerator, sink with hot and cold running water, and cabinet storage.

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Outdoor kitchen on the private roof deck.

The primary bedroom of this home includes an ensuite, while there are another two full bathrooms plus a powder room. All closets in the home are outfitted with custom ClosetMaid installs, and there are Kohler fixtures throughout the entire residence, including two intelligent toilets located in the powder and primary bathrooms.

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Parking is a breeze with the home’s garage and a dedicated parking spot in the driveway, offering in total two-car parking for residents. Other notable features of this residence include the high efficiency 22 SEER air conditioner with communicating whole home air filtration in three zones.

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The firepole is a reminder of the building’s past life.

Perfectly positioned in Jersey City Heights to access all the essential amenities as well as an easy commute to NYC, this historic firehouse conversion offers residents an extraordinary place to call home.

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The property is located in the heart of Jersey City Heights.

Beautifully converted, 218 Central Avenue is available to lease and is asking $11,995/month. The home comes fully furnished (excluding the owner’s personal items, portraits, and photos).

For more information or to arrange a viewing, please contact Erin & Russ Downs of Downs Group at 201-688-0673 or [email protected].

Listing: 218 Central Avenue, Jersey City
Asking: $11,995/month
Brokerage: Downs Group | Lifestyle International Realty


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