281 WADSWORTH 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 281 Wadsworth Ave

Two blocks to 1 train and close to the A express train (15 minutes to mid-town Excellent shopping, restaurants, bars and grocery stores. I have many other apartments available in this neighborhood and price range. Emily Ackerman Mencke (Mar 2013)
And the street is perfect a block away from all the benefits (including the #1 train) St Nic Ave without all the hubub and noise. Albert Capozzelli (Sep 2012)
Fantastic location close to restaurants, fitness center, shopping, transportation and more. Conveniently located near the 1 train. Lindsay Nelms (Apr 2014)
Close to Yeshiva University, subway, parks, shopping, banks, restaurants, fitness, etc. Ivonne Lopez (May 2014)
The place is steps to Riverside park, shops, restaurants and public transportation. Jose Lopez (Dec 2010)
Lovely hardwood floors, good light and closets, close to transportation, shopping. Dolores O'Gara (Jul 2013)
I have keys and will do late Showing on demand Features On site laundry. >Easy walk to restaurants, Key food super market and More. 2nd Floor walk up building and live in super. Jose A. Medina (Aug 2013)
Good looking brick building near Fort Tryon Park and Harlem River Park. LG Realty Solutions, Inc. Guerrero (May 2014)
Located right by the 1 train at 191st. Zola Abraham (May 2014)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 191 St (0.19 mi)
  • 1 181 St (0.32 mi)
  • A 190 St (0.4 mi)
  • A 181 St (0.46 mi)

building details

Floors: 5
Units: 84
Floor area: 70310
Year built: 1924

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 048 P.O. Michael J. Buczek
  • Elementary
  • 4360-78 BROADWAY
  • P.S. 189
  • Elementary
  • 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
  • High School For Media And Communications
  • High school
  • High School For International Business And Finance
  • High school
  • High School For Law And Public Service
  • High school
  • J.H.S. 143 Eleanor Roosevelt
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 511 WEST 182ND STREET
  • High School For Health Careers And Sciences
  • High school