647 W 172ND ST 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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Building Mix

  • 44% Pre War
  • 19% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 15% Elevator Building
  • 13% Walk-Up
  • 4% Post War
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Descriptions of 647 W 172nd St

On-Site Superintendent, Magnetic Lock Lobby Doors, Basement Laundryroom, Rentable Storage Lockers, Heat and hot water Included, Marbled Lobby Hardwood Floors, High Ceilings These pictures are from a similar listing. David Quan (Sep 2014)
Washington Height is the perfect neighborhood for anyone who wants to be really close to the New York City action and still be able to enjoy the quiet and peaceful atmosphere that Washington Heights is known for. Hossein Abadi (Oct 2014)
In a quiet Inwood/Washington Heights building and has on-site superintendent, magnetic lock lobby doors, basement laundry room, rental storage lockers, heat and hot water included, marbled lobby. The express train three blocks away offers a quick commute to virtually anywhere in Manhattan, while the George Washington Bridge and bus terminal are right up the street. Located on a quiet residential street the building offers a neighborhood feel, just a block away from vibrant Broadway and all its conveniences. Nicola DeMarco (May 2014)
This building has a great architectural style and the interior common areas and units are well-kept, with excellent access to commercial offerings, parkland, and public transportation. Julian Suazo (May 2014)
Not to mention tons of local grocery stores, laundromats, corner stores and cleaners with pick up and drop off services, schools, parks, restaurants with day and nightlife. Alexander Rodgers (Oct 2014)
The area is nothing less than eye opening with parks in the area, fancy restaurants, the presbyterian hospital, the columbia medical school, local/express trains, ect. With a beautiful renovation done in the building you will find its inside renovations are just as beautiful as the apartments renovations. Stephen Rosario (Jan 2014)
large lobby, on, site storage and laundry, spacious, renovated apts, beautiful wood flrs, nicely tile baths and modern kitchens near subway and park. Vineeta Vali (Oct 2014)
Conveniently located, vibrant Broadway, Parks, restaurants, cafes, bars, supermarkets and countless other business at your doorstep. Sebastien Haizet (Jun 2014)
Easy stroll to New York Presbyterian, Coogans, Gristedes, Jay Hood Wright Park and the 1, A, C at 168th Street. Nataliya Bari Fullerton (Apr 2013)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • A 175 St (0.2 mi)
  • C A 168 St (0.27 mi)
  • 1 168 St - Washington Hts (0.27 mi)
  • A 181 St (0.52 mi)
  • 1 181 St (0.58 mi)

building details

Floors: 5
Units: 31
Floor area: 25400
Year built: 1917

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
I.S. 528 Bea Fuller Rodgers School
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
180 WADSWORTH AVENUE
P.S. 132 Juan Pablo Duarte
Elementary
185 WADSWORTH AVENUE
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