2 ELLWOOD 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 2 Ellwood St

Classic B&W Bath with Subway Tile Energy-Star GE Appliances Generous Closet Space Spacious Layout Heat and Hot Water Included Elevator Building Prewar Building Laundry On-Site Pet Friendly 24/7 Maintenance Hotline 24/7 Security Surveillance Secure High-Tech Entry System Close to Public Transportation #1 and A trains. Esther Ramos (May 2013)
This upper manhattan neighborhood bring you the family style latin heritage an being only a block off to the subway station, also gives you the option to take a short ride dowtown and experience what the great city haas to offer. Washington Heights is a lively and cultural neighborhood bordered by other vibrant neighborhood as Inwood, Hamilton Heights, University Heights Hamilton Heights, Morris Heights, Harlem and The Bronx. Allan Jimenez (Jan 2014)
Attractive, red brick, pre-war building with a lovely lobby and laundry facilities just steps to both High Bridge and Fort Tryon Parks and 2 blocks to the #1 train Contact Carlos for Scheduled Viewing. Carlos Sanchez (Nov 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)
Maintained Hardwood Floors Throughout Open Kitchen White new appliances Plenty of closet space Lots of Natural Sunlight Pets are Welcomed Elevator building Heat and Hot Water Included. JOSI FERNANDEZ (Feb 2013)
Short walk to all transportation all stores near by is Riverside Drive with park handball court benches and many out door sports with nice view of hudson river building has Elevator. Elizabeth Cahill (Jan 2013)
Recently renovated with hardwood floors, big windows, ample closet space, high ceilings, separate kitchen including dishwasher, laundry room in the building and super on premises. Magdalena Ferenc (Sep 2013)
Outside of its bustling core, this neighborhood’s lushly forested park and local salt marsh resonate with low-key crowds that prefer a pastoral stroll rather than a power walk. Justin DiGiulio (May 2014)
Enjoy a short walk to the subway service at 77th St or a stroll to bus service and enjoy easy access to fabulous neighborhood shopping, dining and nightlife options. BRIAN SCOTT SMITH (Apr 2013)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 1 Dyckman St (0.19 mi)
  • 1 191 St (0.29 mi)
  • A 190 St (0.44 mi)
  • A Dyckman St (0.44 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 150
Floor area: 119788
Year built: 1929

Building Median Rents

1br: $1,488
2br: $1,900

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 Law And Public Service
High school
High School For Media And Communications
High school
High School For Health Careers And Sciences
High school
High School For International Business And Finance
High school
P.S. 005 Ellen Lurie