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Caroll Gardens

Carroll Gardens is a neighborhood located in the northwestern part of Brooklyn, New York City Borough. The neighborhood is comprised of about forty city blocks, and it is situated between Degraw and Warren Streets (north), Hoyt and Smith Streets (east), Ninth Street, or the Gowanus Expressway (south), as well as Interstate 278, the Gowanus and Brooklyn-Queens Expressways (west). The surrounding areas comprise Cobble Hill to the northwest, Boerum Hill to the northeast, Gowanus to the east, Red Hook to the southwest and south, Red Hook to the southwest and southwest, Red Hook to the southwest and southwest, addition to Red Hook to the southwest. Columbia Street Waterfront District to the west.

It was initially thought of as a part of the area referred to as South Brooklyn (or, more specifically, Red Hook); it received its name in the Sixties. The name was selected in honor of Charles Carroll, the only Roman Catholic signer of the Declaration of Independence whose name was already connected to Carroll Street and Carroll Park. Carroll Park also represents the massive front brownstone gardens that are part of the Carroll Gardens Historic District. Carroll Gardens Historic District. Carroll Gardens Historic District and other communities that are part of the community. Although it is known as an Irish appellation Carroll Gardens, the area is known for being an Italian American neighborhood in recent times.

Carroll Gardens was settled in the 19th century by Irish immigrants from Ireland. At the turn of the century, Norwegian immigrants founded two churches. The first congregation was The Norwegian Seaman’s Church (formerly called The Westminster Presbyterian Church), which is now a residential facility, and The Norwegian Methodist Episcopal Church (formerly the Carroll Park Methodist Episcopal Church) has since ceased operating).

Carroll Gardens had long been considered part of the greater area of South Brooklyn or the Red Hook neighborhood. The neighborhood was split into small sections in 1930- 1940 along Hamilton Avenue, with kids living in the southern part of the street mostly of Italian origin. The neighborhood is named for Red Hook, the street “Hookers” or “Cookies. “Hookers” or “Cookies” to honor Red Hook, and kids who lived in the northern part of the street were mainly Irish and came from the area that is today Carroll Gardens called “Creekers” or “Creek” after the now-drained Gowanus Creek. H&A Brooklyn Plumbing

Carroll Gardens Historic District

The development of the Carroll Gardens Historic District began in the latter part of the 1870s, mostly because of its proximity to Carroll Park. The district was created on the 23rd of July, 1973. New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission 1973. The neighborhood comprises houses made up of rectangular blocks bordered by Carroll, President, and Smith and Hoyt Streets, and the western portion of the two blocks is located within President Street and First Street. First Street and President Street. First Street. This is where you can discover one of the biggest and most stunning brownstones. Extensive front gardens surround it.

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