Last winter, YIMBY reported on plans to convert the single-story church at 198 St. Nicholas Avenue, on the Bushwick-Ridgewood border, into a four-story, six-unit residential building. The project is located four blocks from the DeKalb Avenue stop on the L train, and will technically be broken up into two three-unit buildings, although will appear as a single structure. Units will average north of 1,000 square feet apiece. Home Zone Corp. is developing, and Melamed Architect is designing.
198 St. Nicholas Avenue
The biggest church-to-residential conversion going on in Brooklyn is 626 Bushwick Avenue, a Cayuga Capital project to append a seven-story, 99-unit apartment building onto the old St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Bushwick, with its distinctive green spire….