511 W 159TH ST in Hamilton Heights

Hamilton Heights

Families On the rise

One would never guess that crossing into Hamilton Heights is actually setting foot onto a vast estate--35 acres to be exact--land appropriated by the statesman, war hero, diplomat, and one of America’s founding fathers, the great Alexander Hamilton.

His affinity to the area is clear.

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#75Neighborhood popularity:

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Building Mix

  • 22% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 21% Elevator Building
  • 21% Pre War
  • 14% Walk-Up
  • 8% New Building
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Descriptions of 511 W 159th St

Enjoy cute shops and restaurants like Coogan's, Antika Pizzeria, Starbucks, Coral's Diner, Margot's, La Libertad, and The Heights Tavern to name a fe with Other conveniences include, C-Town, Associated, AND Gristedes Supermarkets. Planet Fitness, Bikram Yoga, dry cleaning, laundry near by, and even Grow NYC's Farmers Market are also available. Agueda Ramirez (Apr 2014)
This true gem is located in historic Washington Heights within a 5 minute walk to the 1/C trains, the Heights Tavern, a huge C-Town, the cobble stone streets of Sylvan Terrace the Morris Jumel Mansion, and the Hudson River. Centrally located just a couple blocks from the C/1 trains and Highbridge Park, you can get the best deal in a prime neighborhood. Jessica Wagner (Mar 2014)
Near Historic Church of the Intercession and picturesque Trinity Cemetery, Twin Donuts, Planet Fitness, Radio Shack and Taszo Espresso Bar. Kevin Santos (Aug 2014)
Broadway, the water front, City College, parks, restaurants, cafes, supermarkets and more at your doorstep. Sebastien Haizet (Jul 2014)
Walking distance to Columbia University Medical Center, as well as the 1 train. Lots of grocery stores, delis and restaurants close by. Etie Khan (Jul 2014)
Plenty of great shopping and Restaurants in the area. Elizabeth Schein (Jul 2014)
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11 Agents have listings in this building. They will likely charge a broker fee.

Nearby Subway Stations

  • C A 163 St - Amsterdam Av (0.15 mi)
  • 1 157 St (0.23 mi)
  • C A 155 St (0.28 mi)
  • D B 155 St (0.38 mi)
  • 1 168 St - Washington Hts (0.43 mi)

building details

Floors: 5
Units: 17
Floor area: 9650
Year built: 1910

Building Median Rents

2br: $1,700
Studio: $1,295

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 004 Duke Ellington
  • Elementary
  • 500 WEST 160 STREET
  • P.S. 028 Wright Brothers
  • Elementary
  • 475 WEST 155 STREET
  • M.S. 328 Manhattan Middle School For Scientific
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 401 WEST 164 STREET
  • M.S. 326 Writers Today & Leaders Tomorrow
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 401 WEST 164 STREET
  • Gregorio Luperon High School For Science And Mathe
  • High school
  • 501 WEST 165TH
  • P.S. 210 21 St Century Academy
  • K-8
  • 501-503 WEST 152 STREET
  • P.S. 046 Arthur Tappan
  • Elementary
  • P.S. 008 Luis Belliard
  • Elementary
  • 465 WEST 167 STREET
  • M.S. 319 Maria Teresa
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • M.S. 324 Patria
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle