552 W 188TH ST 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 552 W 188th St

Only blocks away from Yeshiva University and Subway(1) which is only a short ride to Central Park and the incredible Upper East and West Side. Close by to plenty of great restaurants, cafes, and the High Bridge Park. Damian Cipressi (Aug 2013)
I have renovated units with close access to all local supermarkets, bars, and restaurants and walking distance to trains and buses. Allan Pimble (Jun 2013)
Well maintained building nestled on tree lined street steps from local grocery, fresh fruit vendors, and neighborhood eateries. Nekia Beckles (Jul 2013)
Polished hardwood floors, high ceilings, nicely renovated kitchen and bath in a well maintained pre war building. Gaspar Marino (Dec 2013)
Close to 1, A, C trains, buses, restaurants, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, and entertainment. Vadim Epstein (Jul 2013)
The building is pet friendly and features an elevator, a live-in super and laundry in the building. Morris Radoszycki (Jun 2014)
Walk Up at 188th Street All material presented herein is intended for information purposes only. Rob Hobgood (Jan 2011)
Steps away to shopping, public transportation, banks, restaurants, and parks. Nilda Collins (Dec 2013)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 191 St (0.13 mi)
  • 1 181 St (0.38 mi)
  • A 190 St (0.5 mi)
  • 1 Dyckman St (0.58 mi)
  • A 181 St (0.58 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 30
Floor area: 24000
Year built: 1916

Nearby Schools

P.S. 189
Elementary
2580 AMSTERDAM AVENUE
P.S. 048 P.O. Michael J. Buczek
Elementary
4360-78 BROADWAY
High School For Media And Communications
High school
549 AUDUBON AVENUE
High School For International Business And Finance
High school
549 AUDUBON AVENUE
High School For Law And Public Service
High school
549 AUDUBON AVENUE
Community Health Academy Of The Heights
Secondary School
512 W 182ND ST
High School For Health Careers And Sciences
High school
549 AUDUBON AVENUE
P.S. 132 Juan Pablo Duarte
Elementary
185 WADSWORTH AVENUE
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
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