We tried to buy a Brooklyn brownstone that needed some work, but couldn’t make the down payment.
Brownstone quarried in the vicinity is also an important export.
Mrs. Glass ushered them into a frilly little apartment in a restored brownstone located in a neighborhood that was a marked improvement over Bascomb Place.
Limestone, brownstone and brick-clay also abound in the vicinity; and besides mines and quarries, the city has extensive manufactories of iron, steel, chains, and nuts and bolts.
She pulled up in front of a brownstone.