220 WADSWORTH 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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#77Neighborhood popularity:

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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 220 Wadsworth Ave

Complete gut renovation Clean contemporary design New electrical New plumbing New windows Exposed brick New oak hardware floors Stainless steel kitchen with granite counters Dishwasher and built-in microwave Italian maple kitchen cabinets with dovetail drawers Marble bath New laundry in basement Live in super. Richard Mansfield (Mar 2012)
Gorgeous Hardwood floors Spacious Living room Large renovated kitchen with granite counter-tops Marble bathroom Stainless Steel appliances including a DISHWASHER Beautiful, well maintained Elevator building Great location. Karen Abinacer (Aug 2012)
Prewar ELEVATOR building with LAUNDRY Building Amenities Elevator Laundry Live-in Super Heat and Hot Water Included Just minutes away from Fort Tryon Park and the Cloisters and walking distance to Yeshiva University. Sumayyah Perine (Oct 2013)
Great renovation, hardwood floors, tons of light, spacious, nice open kitchen with stainless steel appliances and dishwasher, microwave, bright, sunny units with great bathroom located in a great block steps to all. Bilel Kaaniche (Jul 2013)
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. Kenneth Francis (Oct 2013)
Great location close to stores, shops and supermarket, near the 1 and A trains, fast commute to midtown and lower Manhattan, amazing landmark neighborhood near Gorman Park and minutes to Ft. Chauncey Palmer (Mar 2013)
Lovely, well maintained pre-war bldg, with spacious, renovated apts, hardwood flrs, hi ceilings, modern appliances and fixtures and good closets nearr 'a' train and inwood park. Raquel Ruiz (Sep 2014)
Pets OK on a case by case basis Elevator Live-in Super Hardwood Floor Laundry in the Building Near Park Near Shops Near Subway(s) Stainless Steel Appliances Granite Kitchen. Brian Dusseau (Mar 2012)
Only blocks away from Columbia Medical and The Yeshiva College and Subway(1/A) which is only a short ride to Central Park and the incredible Upper East and West Side. Damian Cipressi (Aug 2013)
Altus Cafe, Caribe Restaurant, Caridad Restaurant, Charlie's Pizza, Dunkin Donuts, Fine Fare Supermarket, La Cabana Salvadorena Restaurant, Lulo's Restaurant, St. Rick Hernandez (Aug 2013)
Although it requires a commute to reach this far-uptown escape, the neighborhood's community feel and plainspoken demeanor make up for the distance. Brian W. Murphy (Jan 2014)
Fort George offers great bakeries, food from delicious restaurants, easy parking, and easy access to all major highways. Matthew Tully (May 2013)
Friendly building with laundry and elevator STEPS to subway, bus, dining, bars, shops, park, and fun NYC attractions. KT Larida (Sep 2014)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 181 St (0.17 mi)
  • A 181 St (0.3 mi)
  • 1 191 St (0.37 mi)
  • A 190 St (0.49 mi)
  • A 175 St (0.52 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 52
Floor area: 56652
Year built: 1909

Building Median Rents

3br: $2,600
2br: $2,375

Nearby Schools

P.S. 048 P.O. Michael J. Buczek
4360-78 BROADWAY
Community Health Academy Of The Heights
Secondary School
512 W 182ND ST
P.S. 132 Juan Pablo Duarte
I.S. 528 Bea Fuller Rodgers School
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
J.H.S. 143 Eleanor Roosevelt
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School
Secondary School
P.S. 189
P.S. 187 Hudson Cliffs
P.S. 115 Alexander Humboldt
High School For Media And Communications
High school