147 E 72ND ST in Upper East Side

Upper East Side

Quiet

The Upper East Side continues to increase in prestige.

Yet, even with its affluent and dignified aesthetic, The Upper East Side maintains an outstanding sense of community and warmth. Families choose this neighborhood for its five-star schools, quiet atmosphere, and marvelously close proximity to Central Park.

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Building Mix

  • 24% Pre War
  • 21% Walk-Up
  • 19% Luxury Highrise
  • 11% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 7% Post War
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Descriptions of 147 E 72nd St

Living in the heart of the Upper East Side not only brings you within steps of terrific shopping and eating all along East 86th Street (Fairway, Barnes and Noble, Banana Republic, Gap, Shake Shack, Papaya Dog, Best Buy, just name a few) but you will also have endless choices for great dining and nightlife down 2nd Ave. There are health clubs on every corner (Equinox, NYSC, Pure, Soul Cycle, David Barton) as well as great transportation options for a quick commute anywhere in the city. Rick Peters (May 2013)
Located in the beautiful neighborhood of the Upper East Side seconds to transportation, shopping on Madison Avenue, excellent restaurants on 3rd and 2nd Avenue, strolls through Central Park and the museums on 5th Avenue. Krista Warren (Jul 2014)
CENTRALLY LOCATED on a beautiful block near Central Park, Museum Mile, 4,5,6 train lines, finest restaurants, world renowned shopping, major food markets, and more. Located in a very well maintained, well lit and secure prewar building with clean hallways and common areas. Betty Greenspan (Sep 2012)
It features a gorgeous fireplace, hardwood floors throughout, large open rooms, live-in super, ample closets, high ceilings, and huge sunny windows. Hossein Abadi (Jul 2014)
A short walk to central park and steps from countless restaurants and bars, you will find yourself fully immersed in the NYC lifestyle. Regi Hyska (Mar 2014)
For transportation you have the 6 train nearby or you can choose from the M75 cross town bus and the M15 all within close proximity. Dustin Schrader (Feb 2014)
Pet Friendly building located in EXCELLENT East 70s, right by Subways, Restaurants, Shopping Boutiques/Cafes, Laundry and more. Eric Rohe (Jul 2014)
Townhouse gem surrounded by restaurants, near train station ( 6 train to 68th st) supermarkets such as D'Angostino on 76th st. Magaly Riera (Jun 2014)
Back-facing (away from the street) so it's super quiet and bright, bringing in lots of natural light throughout the day. Thomas Kim (Mar 2014)
Filled to the brim with restaurants, bars, lounges, retail stores, and movie theaters, everything is at your fingertips. Edward Conroy (Mar 2014)
Door attendants receive your visitors and marble foyers open into grand ballrooms in this sophisticated neighborhood. Justin DiGiulio (Jun 2014)
Close walk to the 6 Train (Hunter College Stop Close to many restaurants, shops, cafes and much more. Victoria Vasile (Jun 2014)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • 4 6 5 68 St - Hunter College (0.21 mi)
  • 4 6 5 77 St (0.26 mi)
  • F Lexington Av/63 St (0.49 mi)

building details

Floors: 5
Units: 7
Floor area: 5908
Year built: 1910

Building Median Rents

1br: $2,000

Nearby Schools

J.H.S. 167 Robert F. Wagner
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
220 EAST 76 STREET
Talent Unlimited High School
High school
317 EAST 67 STREET
Urban Academy Laboratory High School
High school
317 EAST 67 STREET
Manhattan International High School
High school
317 EAST 67 STREET
Vanguard High School
High school
317 EAST 67 STREET
Ella Baker School
K-8
317 EAST 67 STREET
Eleanor Roosevelt High School
High school
411 EAST 76 STREET
P.S. 059 Beekman Hill International
Elementary
213 EAST 63RD STREET
P.S. 183 Robert L. Stevenson
Elementary
419 EAST 66 STREET
P.S. 006 Lillie D. Blake
Elementary
45 EAST 81 STREET
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