251 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 251 W 72nd St

Quiet neighborhood with schools and parks nearby (Central Park and River Side Park Close to bars/nightlife (for recreation restaurants (gourmet food shops shopping areas. Laundry Facilities. Chloe Lloret (Oct 2011)
On 72nd Street between Broadway and West End Avenue, there is simply not a more convenient location. Boutiques and restaurants lining 72nd Street, Amsterdam and Columbus avenues. 1 block from Trader Joe's, Urban Outfitter's, Gray's Papaya. 1/2 block from the 1,2,3 express train station at 72nd St. 3 blocks from Central Park. Neighborhood. Jenny Fitch (Nov 2013)
Pre-war luxury bldg with concierge, doorman, bike and laundry rooms near riverside park. Vilas Pimple' (Dec 2011)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 2 3 72 St (0.13 mi)
  • 1 2 3 79 St (0.38 mi)
  • 1 2 3 66 St - Lincoln Center (0.44 mi)
  • C A D B 72 St (0.56 mi)

building details

Floors: 5
Units: 8
Floor area: 10178
Year built: 1900

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
  • P.S. 087 William Sherman
  • Elementary
  • 160 WEST 78 STREET
  • High School Of Arts And Technology
  • High school
  • 122 AMSTERDAM AVENUE
  • 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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