Sea Gate is a private gated community at the far western end of Coney Island at the southwestern tip of Brooklyn. It contains mostly single family homes, some directly on Gravesend Bay. THe area was once known as Norton’s Point. “Norton” was the name of the owner of a casino which was where the Coney Island Light House now stands. Sea Gate was developed into a full neighborhood in 1892 by developer Alrick Man. By 1899 Sea Gate property owner included the Morgan, Dodgeand Vanderbilt families. Governor Al Smith and others frequented the Atlantic Yacht Club whose clubhouse was designed by Stanford White.
Seawall: Reinforce 190′ around the parimeter of property.
Taxes Apprx: $16,000 (New York and Sea Gate)
Building Size Apprx: 86 x 60
Lot Size: 110 x 140
Private Garage with parking for 6-8 cars