421 MANHATTAN AVE 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 421 Manhattan Ave

Besides being steps from Riverside Park, the trains, and close to numerous schools, this neighborhood boasts an explosion of businesses any New Yorker would fall in love with. Bakeries, patisseries, bread markets, cafes, wine bars, and a diverse restaurant selection, including world-renowned jazz clubs and barbecue establishments. It is steps from numerous train lines, grocery stores, fun shops and boutiques, and an overwhelming assortment of restaurant, bar, and pub options. Situated in Morningside Heights, this building is in proximity to everything this vibrant and amazing neighborhood has to offer. Bergen Cooper (Apr 2011)
All new units featuring brand new renovated apartments with spectacularly appointed marble top kitchens and baths, beautiful hardwood floors, laundry in units. This building also has and elevator, laundry room, and secured entry for residents. Hossein Abadi (Feb 2011)
421 Manhattan Ave is a new condo conversion building which is finally available for rentals from individual owners. The M3 bus goes right past the building and it is a short walk to the BC train at 116th or the 2/3 at 116th Street. New restaurants, delis, stores and hang out places are springing up all over the neighborhood. Rentals at Castle (Aug 2013)
I have thousands of listings throughout Manhattan in every size, price range and neighborhood. Claudia Ramnareine (Jan 2011)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • C A D B 116 St (0.12 mi)
  • C A D B Cathedral Pkwy (110 St) (0.41 mi)
  • C A D B 125 St (0.43 mi)
  • 2 3 116 St (0.54 mi)
  • 1 116 St - Columbia University (0.56 mi)

building details

Floors: 5
Units: 16
Floor area: 11210
Year built: 1910

Building Median Rents

2br: $2,100

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 180 Hugo Newman
  • K-8
  • 370 WEST 120 STREET
  • P.S. 076 A. Philip Randolph
  • Elementary
  • 220 WEST 121 STREET
  • Wadleigh Secondary School For The Performing & Vis
  • Secondary School
  • 215 WEST 114 STREET
  • Frederick Douglass Academy Ii Secondary School
  • Secondary School
  • 215 WEST 114 STREET
  • P.S. 241 Family Academy
  • K-8
  • 240 WEST 113 STREET
  • P.S. 125 Ralph Bunche
  • Elementary
  • 425 WEST 123 STREET
  • P.S. 036 Margaret Douglas
  • Elementary
  • 123 MORNINGSIDE DRIVE
  • Columbia Secondary School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 425 WEST 123 STREET
  • P.S. M242 Gwendolyn Powell Brown Computer Schoo
  • Elementary
  • 134 WEST 122 STREET
  • P.S. 154 Harriet Tubman
  • Elementary
  • 250 WEST 127 STREET
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