189 CLAREMONT 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 189 Claremont Ave

This amazing space is located in a prime location, which is perfect for a pair of students or a family looking to move into a safe but energetic neighborhood. This Upper West Side gem is in awesome location just steps away from Columbia University and Barnard College. Step from Subway Line (1 Great Diverse Restaurant options. Jay W. Walker (Jun 2013)
Only blocks away from Columbia University and Subway(1, A, B, C, D) which is only a short ride to Central Park and the incredible Upper East and West Side. Close by to plenty of great restaurants and the Riverside State Park. Only Blocks from Subways, Parks, Restuarants, and Colleges. Why wouldn't you want to live in this amazing neighborhood. Brian W. Murphy (May 2012)
Conveniently located in an elevator building 2 blocks from Columbia Univ, Barnard, and the Manhattan School of Music, it's features include. Craig Wilson (May 2012)
Steps to Transit, Columbia University, Manhattan School of Music, Barnard College, Union Theological Seminary, Riverside Park. Wonderful 3conv4BR/1Ba Nu Style Kitchen, Mod Bath, Hdwod Flrs, Nr Columbia, Barnard, Manh School/Music. Clark LeMelle (Mar 2011)
Fantastic neighborhood filled with plenty of parks, entertainment, Restaurants. Nneka Farrell (Jul 2013)
Transportation is very good with subway line on 116th St and 125th St. There is LAUNDRY and super in the building. Waqar Samad (Apr 2014)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 125 St (0.16 mi)
  • 1 116 St - Columbia University (0.55 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 31
Floor area: 28416
Year built: 1905

Nearby Schools

  • I.S. M286 Renaissance Military Leadership Academy
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 509 WEST 129 STREET
  • Academy For Social Action: A College Board School
  • Secondary School
  • 509 WEST 129 STREET
  • Urban Assembly School For The Performing Arts
  • High school
  • 509 WEST 129 STREET
  • The Urban Assembly Institute For New Technologies
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 509 WEST 129 STREET
  • P.S. 036 Margaret Douglas
  • Elementary
  • I.S. 195 Roberto Clemente
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 625 WEST 133 STREET
  • Columbia Secondary School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 425 WEST 123 STREET
  • P.S. 125 Ralph Bunche
  • Elementary
  • 425 WEST 123 STREET
  • New Design Middle School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 625 WEST 133 STREET
  • The Mott Hall School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 71-111 CONVENT AVE