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Whitestone was once a large part of an estate owned by Francis Lewis, one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence, and was named after the white limestone that once lay on the shores of the East River. Dutch settlers from that era used the white limestone as a local landmark. During the Revolutionary War, Lewis' estate was raided by the English, his house burned to the ground, and his wife taken prisoner. His wife had been treated poorly by the British soldiers while in captivity, which ultimately led to her death shortly after being released during a prisoner exchange. Eventually, the area was named Clintonville after the former governor of New York, Dewitt Clinton. There is a street in Whitestone named Clintonville Street that still commemorates his name. It would be in the 19th Century that upper-class New Yorkers began building mansions in the Whitestone area. In the 1920s, the Long Island Rail Road service would contribute significantly to its growth.

Those who own property in Whitestone, New York, enjoy all the great amenities you would expect to find in the Big Apple. This is a walking community, with all kinds of walking tours featuring a wide range of themes. Residents enjoy the Bohemian Culture Walk and the In-Depth Walking Tours, among other similar tours that take place in the Queens area. Additionally, there are many historical locations and museums to visit near the Whitestone community. The New York Hall of Science situated in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park is a great place to go for all ages and features award-winning exhibits and a total of 160,000 square-feet of exhibition space both indoors and outdoors. On top of that, this prestigious community has many parks and natural outdoor spaces for residents to enjoy, such as the Queens Botanical Garden, the Flushing Meadows–Corona Park, and Harvey Park. For those who love a night out on the town, Queens has numerous fine dining options, pubs, nightclubs, and shopping centers, as well as many other activities for all ages.

The unwritten rule in Whitestone is that no one home can be identical. With that said, this community prides itself on having some of the most beautiful homes in the city of New York. Most homes in this community are custom built, featuring different architectural styles, floor plans, and range from 2,000 square-feet to 5,000 square-feet and sit on large lots ranging from 4,000 to 9,000 square feet. Additionally, there are a number of high-end condos and apartments ranging in size and price in Whitestone. If you are interested in learning more about this lovely community, please call us today so we may assist you.

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3 Beds 3 Baths 3507379 MLS
Nestled in the heart of Whitestone, this exquisite 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath residence offers a harmonious blend of modern luxury and timeless elegance. Situated in a highly sought-after location, this home is a sanctuary of comfort and style. Step inside to be greeted with gleaming wood floors full of warmth and sophistication. The cozy living area offers an ideal setting for both relaxation and entertaining with high hats, crown molding and working fire place. Dinning area connects the Living Room and Kitchen. The Kitchen has granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. This space is designed to inspire culinary creativity and gatherings with loved ones. While in your Backyard Oasis, Escape to your own private retreat. Discover a large outdoor kitchen and covered dining area, perfect for gatherings. Dive into luxury with a heated in-ground salt water pool, providing enjoyment and relaxation. Whether you're seeking a refreshing swim or a tranquil soak, This back yard has it all even an outdoor shower to rinse off. Back inside you have a large master bedroom with balcony. Plus 2 more generously sized bedrooms, accommodating a variety of needs for family, guests, or a home office. All Updated Bathrooms. Full Basement with family room, Laundry area & utility are with plenty of storage.1 car attached garage. CAC, Natural Gas Cooking & Heating. This home is a true testament to the art of gracious living, offering a lifestyle of comfort & convenience. Embrace the outdoors with nearby parks, offering a variety of recreational activities and scenic beauty. Additionally, shopping enthusiasts will appreciate the convenience of a range of retail options just moments away.. Don't miss the opportunity to make this Whitestone gem your forever home.

145-43 8th Avenue, Whitestone

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