1264 AMSTERDAM 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 1264 Amsterdam Ave

All this, and just a 30 second walk to Columbia, convenient to CCNY, two blocks to Morningside Park, and four blocks to the EXPRESS ADCB trains at 125th. Located practically on the Columbia campus, you'll pay a below-average Morningside price for an above average Morningside location. Only $750 security deposit for qualified applicants. Colin Sullivan (Sep 2014)
Within the area are Central Park, Lincoln Center, Museum of natural history and many fine restaurants, trendy bars, great shopping. Pavel Kuritsyn (Oct 2014)
Perfect share for students because of its location one block from the Columbia campus, surround by cafes, bars, and nearby 1 train. JCEAL PARKER (Jun 2014)
It is a Few blocks from 125th street station (A, C, B, D lines) and the 1 station on Broadway and buses in front of the building. Nice, friendly, clean and quiet building with a few other small families at 122nd and Amsterdam. Great restaurants, Morningside Park and Riverside Park, and the University. Sofia Corradini (Sep 2014)
Perfectly situated near all the colleges and professional schools of Morningside Heights, shopping, and many fun restaurants. Pets accepted under 25lbs Additional building amenities include laundry room. Steven Hanna (Jul 2014)
Columbia University (also see affiliated institutions Barnard College and Teacher's College Bank Street College of Education. Steps from the 1, A, C, B and D train lines, Endless neighborhood amenities. Richard Guilder Graduate School-American Museum of Natural History. Juilliard School (The Helene Fuld College of Nursing. Exposed Brick, Endless Neighborhood Amenities. Jay W. Walker (Jun 2012)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 125 St (0.32 mi)
  • C A D B 125 St (0.41 mi)
  • 1 116 St - Columbia University (0.46 mi)
  • C A D B 116 St (0.47 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 22
Floor area: 16746
Year built: 1901

Nearby Schools

P.S. 036 Margaret Douglas
Elementary
123 MORNINGSIDE DRIVE
Columbia Secondary School
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
425 WEST 123 STREET
P.S. 125 Ralph Bunche
Elementary
425 WEST 123 STREET
P.S. 180 Hugo Newman
K-8
370 WEST 120 STREET
The Urban Assembly Institute For New Technologies
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
509 WEST 129 STREET
Urban Assembly School For The Performing Arts
High school
509 WEST 129 STREET
Academy For Social Action: A College Board School
Secondary School
509 WEST 129 STREET
I.S. M286 Renaissance Military Leadership Academy
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
509 WEST 129 STREET
P.S. 129 John H. Finley
K-8
425 WEST 130 STREET
The Mott Hall School
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
71-111 CONVENT AVE
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