25 Hillside Avenue

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

  • 64% Pre War
  • 16% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 10% Elevator Building
  • 9% Walk-Up
  • 0% Condo or Co-Op Building

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Descriptions of 25 Hillside Avenue

Well Maintained Prewar Building, Live In Super, Elevator, Laundry, Just Steps from Supermarkets, Restaurants, Pubs, Shopping, Parking, Fort Tryon Park and the Cloisters, Inwood Park and Farmers Market, Starbucks, Planet Fitness, the YM and YWHA, The NY Public Library and the 1 and Express A trains. Jeremiah Wiggins (Jun 2014)
Just a short walk to the A train (3 blocks) and 1 Train (6 Blocks also near the Harlem River Drive (Becomes FDR Henry Hudson Parkway (Becomes West Side Highway) and I95 (Becomes George Washington Bridge and Cross Bronx Expressway Fort Tyron Park and Allen Pavillion Hospital. Richard Santos (Apr 2011)
I am well versed in the various neighborhoods of upper Manhattan and the amenities they offer in subway access, shopping, dining, parks and recreation. Great for dog owners, Sun filled space on high floor of elevator building, Simple walk to the A train at 190th Street. Tim Heath (Jan 2014)
Although it requires a commute to reach this far-uptown escape, the neighborhood's community feel and plainspoken demeanor make up for the distance. Allan Jimenez (Jan 2014)
I have renovated units with close access to local supermarkets, restaurants, and parks, and within walking distance to trains and buses. Allan Pimble (Jan 2014)
Tryon Park, Inwood Park, Dunkin Donuts, Plenty of Grocery Stores and Great Restaurants and Bars including Buddah Bar and Locksmith Bar. Elizabeth Schein (Jun 2014)
Well maintained prewar elevator building with a live in super located west 193rd street and Hillside Avenue steps to A express train. Gurkan Aydemir (Dec 2013)
Storage and laundry, spacious, renovated apts, beautiful wood flrs, nicely tile baths and modern kitchens near subway and park. Raquel Ruiz (Apr 2014)
Beautiful Prewar Building in Historic Neighborhood, Elevator/Laundry in Building, Friendly and Helpful On Site Super. Jeffrey Green (Feb 2013)
eat-in kitchen, large living room with tons of natural light, huge foyer entry-way in an elevator/laundry building. Melissa Gonzalez (Jan 2014)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 191 St (0.22 mi)
  • A 190 St (0.29 mi)
  • 1 Dyckman St (0.35 mi)
  • A Dyckman St (0.53 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 142
Floor area: 113125
Year built: 1920

Building Median Rents

1br: $1,475

Nearby Schools

Proffesor Juan Bosch Public School
Early Childhood
P.S. 152 Dyckman Valley
I.S. 218 Salome Urena
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
City College Academy Of The Arts
Secondary School
Middle School 322
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
High School For International Business And Finance
High school
High School For Law And Public Service
High school
High School For Media And Communications
High school
High School For Health Careers And Sciences
High school
P.S. 048 P.O. Michael J. Buczek
4360-78 BROADWAY