1274 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 1274 Amsterdam Ave

Conveniently located near Columbia University Campus, Teachers College, Manhattan School of Music, Barnard College, Bank Street College, Touro College and City College of New York. This pre-war low-rise building with voice intercom has on-site super and is in very convenient location. Anwar Samad (Apr 2011)
Gut Renovated Kitchen, high ceiling, hardwood floor, Modern Finishes Step to the1, A, B, C, D train station, ONLY about 10 mins walk to columbia university. I have other units in this great neighborhood that may just what you need. Zoe Gu (May 2014)
Much of the area i tree-lined and serene, and is in close proximity to all the parks in the area, with Morningside Park just a block away. Matthew Tully (May 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)
Easily accessible via the 1/A/C/B/D trains, you'll have the bustle of New York at your fingertips, but never at your throat. You will stumble upon this amazing gem in the great neighborhood of Morningside Heights. The 1 A, B, C, and D train lines are very close by making transportation an ease. Justin DiGiulio (Apr 2014)
Charming building, pet friendly, laundry across the street and super on site. Gloria Burtch (Jan 2013)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 125 St (0.3 mi)
  • C A D B 125 St (0.39 mi)
  • C A D B 116 St (0.48 mi)
  • 1 116 St - Columbia University (0.49 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 10
Floor area: 10824
Year built: 1905

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 036 Margaret Douglas
  • Elementary
  • 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