270 FT WASHINGTON AVE in Washington Heights

Washington Heights

Quiet On the rise Near park

Extending from 155th Street to Dyckman Street, Washington Heights is home to some of the most interesting geographic features in Manhattan.

The neighborhood’s lofty name is derived from the fact that—at 256 feet above sea level—it is situated at the highest point in Manhattan. Because of its steep inclines, numerous "step" streets (one of which has 130 stairs) connect one street to the next.

The population of Washington Heights is over 150,000.

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#55Neighborhood popularity:

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Building Mix

  • 44% Pre War
  • 19% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 15% Elevator Building
  • 13% Walk-Up
  • 4% Post War
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Descriptions of 270 Ft Washington Ave

There is hardwood floor throughout, oversized living room and equal sized big bedrooms all with closets Located on a beautiful tree lined block with easy access to Columbia Hospital and the express train. Convenient to all Public transportation and recreational landmarks like Fort Washington Park. Maurice Patterson (Feb 2012)
I have a plethora of beautifully renovated units throughout all of Manhattan close to all forms of public transportation, walking distance to local supermarkets, restaurants, lounges, and parks. 3 blocks from the train station on one of the most desirable blocks in Washington Heights. Kenneth Francis (Dec 2013)
Closed cafes, coffee shops, restaurants, parks, transportation, and easy access to the midtown (15mins downtown (20mins), the GW Bridge and the A, C, 1 trains. The location is unbeatable as it has access to all the great amenities in the neighborhood. Melissa Lefton (Sep 2010)
Although it requires a commute to reach this far-uptown escape, the neighborhood’s community feel and plainspoken demeanor make up for the distance. Hossein Abadi (Mar 2014)
The building even offers elevator service, and a convenient location minutes to Columbia Medical. Taylor van Putten (Jun 2013)
Close to shopping, transportation, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, Parks, etc. Restaurants, Supermarket, and Starbucks are right around the corner. Aleksandra Marquez (Jan 2014)
Restaurants, stores, bars, banks, everything you need is right around you. Brian Payne (Feb 2013)

apartments in this building

Nearby Subway Stations

  • A 175 St (0.24 mi)
  • C A 168 St (0.25 mi)
  • 1 168 St - Washington Hts (0.25 mi)
  • A 181 St (0.56 mi)
  • C A 163 St - Amsterdam Av (0.56 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 36
Floor area: 48298
Year built: 1920

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 173
  • Elementary
  • 306 FORT WASHINGTON AVENUE
  • Harbor Heights
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 306 FORT WASHINGTON AVENUE
  • P.S. 128 Audubon
  • Elementary
  • 560 WEST 169 STREET
  • P.S. 115 Alexander Humboldt
  • Elementary
  • 586 WEST 177 STREET
  • P.S. 008 Luis Belliard
  • Elementary
  • 465 WEST 167 STREET
  • M.S. 324 Patria
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 21 JUMEL PLACE
  • M.S. 319 Maria Teresa
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 21 JUMEL PLACE
  • Gregorio Luperon High School For Science And Mathe
  • High school
  • 501 WEST 165TH
  • 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
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