163 West 85th Street

Upper West Side

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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

  • 30% Pre War
  • 25% Luxury Highrise
  • 14% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 8% Brownstone
  • 7% Walk-Up

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Descriptions of 163 West 85th Street

Hardwood floors thru out The building is centrally located in the UWS which makes it close to Riverside Park, Central Park, many stores and restaurants in the neighborhood, and only one block away from the express subway. Major subway lines, lots of restaurants and shops nearby. Bridget Rodgers (Jul 2012)
Amazing, huge windows overlook the tree lined street in the living room, and the bedrooms overlook the garden. Outdoor Space. Mihai Iuga (May 2012)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 2 3 86 St (0.15 mi)
  • 1 2 3 79 St (0.41 mi)
  • C A D B 86 St (0.42 mi)
  • C A D B 81 St - Museum of Natural History (0.42 mi)
  • 1 2 3 96 St (0.51 mi)

building details

Floors: 4
Units: 4
Floor area: 5000
Year built: 1900

Building Median Rents

2br: $4,400

Nearby Schools

The Global Learning Collaborative
High school
145 WEST 84 STREET
The Urban Assembly School For Green Careers
High school
145 WEST 84 STREET
Innovation Diploma Plus
High school
145 WEST 84 STREET
Frank Mc Court High School
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. 006 Lillie D. Blake
Elementary
45 EAST 81 STREET
P.S. 290 Manhattan New School
Elementary
311 EAST 82 STREET