131 W 85TH 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 131 W 85th St

On West 85th Street between Columbus and Amsterdam, you will be steps from all the fun nightlife, dining and shopping on Columbus and Amsterdam Avenues, and only 2. 5 blocks from the 1 train at 86th and Broadway or 2 blocks from the B, C trains at 86th and CPW. Jenny Fitch (Feb 2014)
It is in the center of everything the Upper West side has to offer, a block from Central Park, 1, B and C subways a block away, and great shopping and dining. The building is an elevator building with laundry and a live in super. Brian Totin (Jun 2010)
Within the area are Central park, Museum of Natural History, fine restaurants, trendy bars, and specialty stores. Fantastic UWS Location, a block from Central Park, nearby museums, transit, shopping, bars and restaurants. Transportation is very good, where the subway station is only a few blocks away. Well kept elevator building with laundry and full time super. West 85th Street. Sasy Elya (Jan 2014)
This well established coop building features a live-in super, video intercom, laundry room, and elevator. PRIME Upper West Side location on West 85th off of Columbus Avenue. Andres Perea (Mar 2014)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 2 3 86 St (0.21 mi)
  • C A D B 86 St (0.35 mi)
  • C A D B 81 St - Museum of Natural History (0.38 mi)
  • 1 2 3 79 St (0.45 mi)
  • 1 2 3 96 St (0.52 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 41
Floor area: 25090
Year built: 1900

Building Median Rents

1br: $2,600

Nearby Schools

  • Frank Mc Court High School
  • High school
  • 145 WEST 84 STREET
  • The Urban Assembly School For Green Careers
  • High school
  • 145 WEST 84 STREET
  • The Global Learning Collaborative
  • High school
  • 145 WEST 84 STREET
  • Innovation Diploma Plus
  • High school
  • 145 WEST 84 STREET
  • Louis D. Brandeis High School
  • High school
  • 145 WEST 84 STREET
  • P.S. 009 Sarah Anderson
  • Elementary
  • 100 WEST 84 STREET
  • M.S. 243 Center School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 100 WEST 84 STREET
  • P.S. 166 The Richard Rodgers School Of The Arts An
  • Elementary
  • 132 WEST 89 STREET
  • P.S. 084 Lillian Weber
  • Elementary
  • 32 WEST 92 STREET
  • M.S. M247 Dual Language Middle School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 32 WEST 92 STREET