1468 SAINT NICHOLAS AVE in Fort George

Fort George

Near park On the rise

Named for a Revolutionary War era fortification, Fort George is truly an epitome of American independence.

In 1776, the American army fought off the Red Coats from Fort George after the pivotal battle of Brooklyn, allowing safe passage for General Washington and his troops to escape to New Jersey and Westchester. It is actually one of five forts built by the Americans with the name Fort George.


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Building Mix

  • 33% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 28% Elevator Building
  • 19% Walk-Up
  • 17% Pre War
  • 2% Post War
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Descriptions of 1468 Saint Nicholas Ave

Extra large living room, all bedrooms fit queen beds and are large, well maintained building, on extremely quiet block. Great area with all eatery, nightlife, steps to the train, all parks inc fort Tyron. Raquel Ruiz (Oct 2013)
Great railroad style 2 bedrooms located in the heart of Washington hts near the #1 at 181 street stop. It located in the back of the building with great view and quietness. Ed Emmanuel (Oct 2013)
It's in a pre-war walkup building only minutes to midtown. Convenient shopping and commuting location A C 1 trains. And 165th street ready to move in. Darius Chelaru (Feb 2013)
Walking distance to restaurants, bars, and shopping. Maya Jeong (Oct 2013)
Great location, supermarket right next to you. 181st 1 train a block away. No Laundry Room. Kevin McConnell (Oct 2013)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 181 St (0.12 mi)
  • 1 191 St (0.37 mi)
  • A 181 St (0.4 mi)
  • A 175 St (0.56 mi)
  • A 190 St (0.59 mi)

building details

Floors: 4
Units: 16
Floor area: 15592
Year built: 1909

Nearby Schools

  • Community Health Academy Of The Heights
  • Secondary School
  • 512 W 182ND ST
  • P.S. 132 Juan Pablo Duarte
  • Elementary
  • I.S. 528 Bea Fuller Rodgers School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • J.H.S. 143 Eleanor Roosevelt
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 511 WEST 182ND STREET
  • Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School
  • Secondary School
  • 511 WEST 182ND STREET
  • P.S. 048 P.O. Michael J. Buczek
  • Elementary
  • 4360-78 BROADWAY
  • P.S. 189
  • Elementary
  • P.S. 115 Alexander Humboldt
  • Elementary
  • 586 WEST 177 STREET
  • High School For Media And Communications
  • High school
  • High School For International Business And Finance
  • High school