338 W 17TH ST in Chelsea


Good transportation Great food Fun nightlife Cool factor LGBT-popular Young crowd

Chelsea is a colorful neighborhood with a strong cultural, energetic pulse.

Once primarily the stomping grounds for the gay community, Chelsea’s great restaurant and bar scene, as well as its proximity to The Meatpacking District have made it one of the hottest neighborhoods to live in for any New Yorker. Residents choose to live here for its wide array of cultural, nightlife and daytime activities. Chelsea is truly an amalgamation of some of the best things New York has to offer.

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Building Mix

  • 36% Luxury Highrise
  • 14% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 13% Pre War
  • 8% Walk-Up
  • 7% Post War
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Descriptions of 338 W 17th St

A Step to express trains A, C, E,1,2,3, L at 14th Street, Chelsea Market, The Maritime, gallery district, Billy's Bakery, The Highline, Equinox, movie theaters, Greenwich Village, tons of restaurants, bars, clubs of all kinds, boutiques, department stores, Chelsea Pier and much more. Victoria Asako Nakano (Apr 2013)
Prime Chelsea location (3 blocks to express trains 1,2,3, A, E, C, L at 14th Street Within walking distance to Chelsea Piers, Equinox, gallery district, Billy s Bakery, Chelsea Cinema's, Pinkberry, Chelsea Market, The Apple Store and Whole Foods. Conveniently located to Chelsea Market, Meat Packing District, the Highline, West Village, Buddakan, The Grey Dog, Chelsea Piers, Equinox and so much more. Building hallways are almost done being completely transformed and will have a boutique hotel like feel shortly. Tatiana Kraft (Jun 2013)
Entire building was renovated about a year ago and offers a chic entry hallway adorned with rich wood paneling, real chandeliers, and tin ceiling. Location allows for every means of transportation and easy walk to all the new galleries, shopping, restaurants and the HIghline. All this in a boutique building featuring marble floors, tin ceilings, deep rich wood paneling and gleaming chandeliers. Building was stunningly renovated and offer double secured entrance and laundry on site and is pet friendly. Residential block but Meatpacking and High Line literally steps away and easy access to all major trains. Steven Leon (Jun 2014)
Easy walk up of this stunningly beautiful boutique building which has also recently under gone a major renovation. James French (Oct 2013)
17st and 8Ave only steps to the Subway station, coffees, shops, market, restaurants and lost of Fun. Maria Perez (Jul 2013)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • C E A 14 St (0.12 mi)
  • L 8 Av (0.17 mi)
  • 1 2 3 18 St (0.35 mi)
  • 1 2 3 14 St (0.36 mi)
  • C E A 23 St (0.41 mi)

building details

Floors: 5
Units: 17
Floor area: 8525
Year built: 1900

Building Median Rents

1br: $3,195
3br: $5,123
Studio: $2,800
2br: $3,750

Nearby Schools

  • N.Y.C. Museum School
  • High school
  • 333 WEST 17 STREET
  • N.Y.C. Lab School For Collaborative Studies
  • High school
  • 333 WEST 17 STREET
  • New York City Lab Middle School For Collaborative
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 333 WEST 17 STREET
  • Bayard Rustin Educational Complex
  • High school
  • 351 WEST 18 STREET
  • Humanities Preparatory Academy
  • High school
  • 351 WEST 18 STREET
  • Hudson High School Of Learning Technologies
  • High school
  • 351 WEST 18 STREET
  • Manhattan Business Academy
  • High school
  • 351 WEST 18 STREET
  • Quest To Learn
  • Elementary
  • 351 WEST 18 STREET
  • James Baldwin School, The: A School For Expedition
  • High school
  • 351 WEST 18 STREET
  • Landmark High School
  • High school
  • 351 WEST 18 STREET