420 RIVERSIDE DR 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 420 Riverside Dr

John's the divine, Columbia University, Barnard College, Manhattan School of Music, Central Park, Riverside Park, fine restaurants, cafes, outside eatries, trendy bars, and specialty stores. Transportation is very good with subway line on 110th St. Waqar Samad (Sep 2012)
Luxury doorman elevator building right around the corner from Columbia University. Tremendous UWS location and a real steal on the price. Hot restaurants nearby. Safe, quiet street. Near the 1 train. Alan Bundonis (Sep 2013)
Building Amenities Doorman Laundry in Building Elevator Live-in Super. Edward Caines (Jun 2013)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 116 St - Columbia University (0.16 mi)
  • 1 Cathedral Pkwy (0.25 mi)
  • 1 103 St (0.58 mi)

building details

Floors: 13
Units: 104
Floor area: 138633
Year built: 1920

Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 116 St - Columbia University (0.16 mi)
  • 1 Cathedral Pkwy (0.25 mi)
  • 1 103 St (0.58 mi)

Nearby Schools

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  • P.S. 165 Robert E. Simon
  • K-8
  • 234 WEST 109 STREET
  • Mott Hall Ii
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 234 WEST 109 STREET
  • P.S. 036 Margaret Douglas
  • Elementary
  • 123 MORNINGSIDE DRIVE
  • J.H.S. 054 Booker T. Washington
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 103 WEST 107 STREET
  • P.S. 180 Hugo Newman
  • K-8
  • 370 WEST 120 STREET
  • Columbia Secondary School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 425 WEST 123 STREET
  • West Prep Academy
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 150 WEST 105 STREET
  • P.S. 125 Ralph Bunche
  • Elementary
  • 425 WEST 123 STREET
  • P.S. 145, The Bloomingdale School
  • Elementary
  • 150 WEST 105 STREET
  • P.S. 241 Family Academy
  • K-8
  • 240 WEST 113 STREET
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