125 W 116TH 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 125 W 116th St

So many great restaurants and bars to choose from in all directions, All the convenient shopping you could ever want within minutes, Six blocks to Central Park, Minutes away from the 2/3 train on 116th and Lenox, as well as the the B/C train on 116th and Frederick Douglas BLVD, A vibrant and amazing cross street right at your doorstep. This neighborhood moves SUPER FAST all the time, because it is so convenient and happening. Peta Couzens (Sep 2014)
On West 116th, you are a stroll from the train or Columbia, sunny street facing windows, just 2 blocks from B C trains at 116th and Frederick Douglass, just 1/2 block from 2 3 trains at 116th and Lenox, 1-2 blocks from all the great restaurants and bars on FDB, 1 block from the C Town supermarket. within a few blocks of Central Park, Morningside Park, and Marcus Garvey Park, 2 blocks to the B C on 110th and Frederick Douglas, just blocks from popular Harlem spots such as Harlem Tavern, Make My Cake, Settepani, Baravine, Il Caffe Latte. Jenny Fitch (Apr 2014)
1-Forno Pizzeria, Amy Ruths, Best Yet Market, Fine Fare Supermarket, Harlem Shambles, Harlem Tavern, Jado Sushi, "L" Lounge, Land Yoga, Levain Bakery, Lidos Italian Restaurant, Make My Cake Bakery, Starbucks, Subway's, The Winery, and much more. Rick Hernandez (Jun 2013)
Watch as the area introduces more and more restaurants like Harlem Tavern, Jado Sushi, Silvana, Cafe Lido, Destiny's Chicken, Red Rooster, Corner Social. Large Living Room overlooking 116th Street, Close to 2,3 and B, C Trains at 116th, Numerous Restaurants throughout the neighborhood. Michael Brusasco (Aug 2014)
Great neighborhood with access to all the best Harlem has to offer Best Yet Market( my favorite conveniently located Chase Bank next door,. Ginamarie Nicora (Mar 2014)
Great location close to dozens of hip new restaurants, coffee shops, grocery stores, an organic food store, and the subway. Cody Haefner (Sep 2014)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 2 3 116 St (0.09 mi)
  • 2 3 Central Park North (110 St) (0.26 mi)
  • C A D B 116 St (0.33 mi)
  • 2 3 125 St (0.51 mi)
  • C A D B Cathedral Pkwy (110 St) (0.53 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 16
Floor area: 17910
Year built: 1920

Building Median Rents

2br: $2,200

Nearby Schools

P.S. 149 Sojourner Truth
K-8
41 WEST 117 STREET
Frederick Douglass Academy Ii Secondary School
Secondary School
215 WEST 114 STREET
Wadleigh Secondary School For The Performing & Vis
Secondary School
215 WEST 114 STREET
P.S. 241 Family Academy
K-8
240 WEST 113 STREET
P.S. 076 A. Philip Randolph
Elementary
220 WEST 121 STREET
P.S. 208 Alain L. Locke
Elementary
21 WEST 111 STREET
P.S. M242 Gwendolyn Powell Brown Computer Schoo
Elementary
134 WEST 122 STREET
P.S. 185 John M. Langston
Early Childhood
20 WEST 112 STREET
P.S. 180 Hugo Newman
K-8
370 WEST 120 STREET
P.S. 108 Assemblyman Angelo Del Toro Educational C
K-8
1615 MADISON AVENUE
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