242 W 109TH ST in Morningside Heights

Morningside Heights

Good transportation Near park LGBT-popular Young crowd

Morningside Heights is located in the northernmost section of the Upper West Side. Despite its geographical location on the UWS, Morningside Heights is referred to by many today as “Greater Harlem.”.

Some also refer to it as SoHa, meaning “south of Harlem.” Before any of these names, however, the neighborhood was known in the 17th century as Vandewater's Heights.

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Building Mix

  • 32% Pre War
  • 20% Walk-Up
  • 15% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 8% Elevator Building
  • 6% New Building
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Descriptions of 242 W 109th St

Only one block to the 110th Street, 1 train station, hardwood floors, french glass doors, great light, separate windowed kitchen including dishwasher, generous closet space and PET FRIENDLY. 1 train, Columbia University and Central/Riverside Park. Hardwood floors, tons of prewar charm and pet friendly. Magdalena Ferenc (Jun 2014)
Great location, near 1 train, laundromat and supermarket just aroudn the corner, close to Central Park. Pet friendly. Oliver Han (Apr 2014)
The building is located 1 block away from the subway, several supermarkets and restaurants. Units pictured are of recent similar units in building as this one is currently occupied. Great location in the middle of a prime area on the Upper West Side. Quiet rear facing at the top floor of the building. Eric Cruz (Mar 2014)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 Cathedral Pkwy (0.08 mi)
  • 1 103 St (0.28 mi)
  • 1 116 St - Columbia University (0.36 mi)
  • C A D B 103 St (0.58 mi)
  • C A D B Cathedral Pkwy (110 St) (0.58 mi)

building details

Floors: 5
Units: 20
Floor area: 12775
Year built: 1920

Building Median Rents

2br: $2,600
3br: $2,575

Nearby Schools

P.S. 165 Robert E. Simon
K-8
234 WEST 109 STREET
Mott Hall Ii
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
234 WEST 109 STREET
West Prep Academy
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
150 WEST 105 STREET
J.H.S. 054 Booker T. Washington
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
103 WEST 107 STREET
P.S. 145, The Bloomingdale School
Elementary
150 WEST 105 STREET
Edward A. Reynolds West Side High School
High school
140 WEST 102 STREET
P.S. 241 Family Academy
K-8
240 WEST 113 STREET
P.S. 163 Alfred E. Smith
Elementary
163 WEST 97 STREET
Wadleigh Secondary School For The Performing & Vis
Secondary School
215 WEST 114 STREET
P.S. 180 Hugo Newman
K-8
370 WEST 120 STREET
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