271 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 271 W 72nd St

Steps to Trader Joe's, Duane Reade, Columbus and Amsterdam Ave of Restaurants, 1,2 and 3 trains what else can you ask for Riverside drive park and Central Park accessible. Andy Cheung (Nov 2013)
Great central location, close to 123 train station, Trader Joe's, Riverside Park, Lincoln Center, tons of great restaurants and cafes in the neighborhood. Oliver Han (Jan 2014)
Just 2 flights up in well-maintained building, steps from 1-2-3 subways, Trader Joes, Fairway, Riverside Park, great shopping and dining, and more. Deluxe Junior-1 in great location on UWS. Michael Cohen (Nov 2013)
Well maintained, quaint pre-war building short walking distance to Broadway, Fairway, Riverside Park, EXPRESS Trains and Cross-Town Bus. Absolute PRIME location. Lauren Unger (Oct 2013)
All the essentials a neighborhood could offer for grocery and clothing shopping as well as entertainment and dining. Easily accessible to the 2/3 express trains at 72nd Street. Quinn David Buggs (Nov 2013)
Amazing location right by the Hudson on Manhattan's Upper West Side. Ryan Mikita (Dec 2013)
Amenities include laundry in building at your convenience. The building is a walk up building with voice intercom. Maria Bryant (Dec 2013)
Beautiful brownstone building. Jojo Varghese (Mar 2013)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 2 3 72 St (0.18 mi)
  • 1 2 3 79 St (0.4 mi)
  • 1 2 3 66 St - Lincoln Center (0.47 mi)

building details

Floors: 4
Units: 13
Floor area: 8728
Year built: 1918

Nearby Schools

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