121 W 72ND ST in Upper West Side

Upper West Side

Quiet Good transportation Fun nightlife Great food LGBT-popular

Upper West Side residents can’t imagine living anywhere else.

The buildings are beautiful and, with a few exceptions, tend not to tower over the blocks. The pace of life is a bit slower than in other areas of NYC. For anyone that has lived in or knows Boston, the neighborhood is the closest thing to Boston living that New York has.

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Building Mix

  • 23% Pre War
  • 23% Luxury Highrise
  • 13% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 12% Brownstone
  • 8% Walk-Up
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Descriptions of 121 W 72nd St

(24hr Doorman and Elevator are complimentary) Don't Sleep on the the minimalist style kitchen, that is the future with all New Appliances, of course Whoever lives here will be sitting pretty, in one of the safest, diverse, progressive neighborhoods around not to mention visually pleasing. Columbus Circle offers everything you could think of, an array of great restaurants, unique boutiques, specialty grocers, fine tailors, yoga and fitness studios, you name it Right at your Feet. The Apple Store, Central Park West, The Lincoln Center, NY Sports Club, 4 blocks away. You have 1, 2, 3, trains, Trader Joes, Hudson River, 1/2 a block. Adam Feingold (Jun 2012)
Optimal location between Central Park and Riverside Park with the convenience of nearby shopping, entertainment, and fantastic restaurants. Full-time doorman, live-in super, and landscaped roof terrace make this elevator building the best value in the neighborhood. 72nd Street Express stop and B/C line are both within strolling distance and less than one avenue away. Sandy Edry (Sep 2013)
Huge roof deck, video security, laundry rm, bike storage, aok flrs, good closets, modern kitchen. Norris James (Feb 2013)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 2 3 72 St (0.18 mi)
  • C A D B 72 St (0.27 mi)
  • 1 2 3 66 St - Lincoln Center (0.37 mi)
  • 1 2 3 79 St (0.41 mi)
  • C A D B 81 St - Museum of Natural History (0.56 mi)

building details

Floors: 15
Units: 90
Floor area: 74654
Year built: 1926

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 452
  • Elementary
  • 100 WEST 77 STREET
  • M.S. M245 The Computer School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 100 WEST 77 STREET
  • The Anderson School
  • K-8
  • 100 WEST 77 STREET
  • Special Music School
  • K-8
  • 129 WEST 67 STREET
  • P.S. 087 William Sherman
  • Elementary
  • 160 WEST 78 STREET
  • P.S. 199 Jessie Isador Straus
  • Elementary
  • 270 WEST 70 STREET
  • Manhattan / Hunter Science High School
  • High school
  • 122 AMSTERDAM AVENUE
  • Manhattan Theatre Lab High School
  • High school
  • 122 AMSTERDAM AVENUE
  • High School Of Arts And Technology
  • High school
  • 122 AMSTERDAM AVENUE
  • High School For Arts, Imagination And Inquiry
  • High school
  • 122 AMSTERDAM AVENUE
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