69 BENNETT 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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Building Mix

  • 33% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 28% Elevator Building
  • 19% Walk-Up
  • 17% Pre War
  • 2% Post War
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Descriptions of 69 Bennett Ave

A express train around the corner, short walk to the 1 train, 20 minutes to mid-town, West of Broadway on a gorgeous tree lined street, Steps to a grocery stores, drug store, post office, excellent restaurants with outdoor seating, and Ft. Emily Ackerman Mencke (Mar 2014)
5 blocks to Fort Tryon Park, Conveniently located steps to A train (Entrance on 184th/Overlook), 3 blocks to Yeshiva University, Elevator building with basement laundry, Live-in Super. Michael Engstrom (Feb 2013)
Also convienently located near the 1 train, Henry Hudson Parkway, Harlem River Drive, George Washington Bridge, Yeshiva University and Columbia Presbyterian Hospital. Large Living Room Separate Kitchen Large Foyer Tons of Natural Sunlight Lots Closet Space Laundry in Basement Elevator Building Live In Super. Richard Santos (Mar 2011)
This gorgeous elevator, prewar building is in a spectacular neighborhood, close to delicious restaurants, starbucks coffeshop, amazing parks, and so much more. Dan Cohen (May 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. Allan Jimenez (Jan 2014)
The area's gourmet grocery stores, great restaurants, cafes, coffeeshops and diners are what give this wonderful neighborhood it's charm. Michael Rider (Jun 2013)
Steps to A train subway(20 min to Columbus circle HUGE living room, entry foye, NEW WINDOWED eat-in kitchen with separate DINING area. Tatyana Shestakova (Feb 2014)
Laundry on building, On site Super, Near Transportation 1, A trains, Bx7 and M100 Buses, etc, Accesible to shopping area, Restaurants. Heidy Garcia (Mar 2014)
Steps away from the A train, The Cloisters, organic supermarkets and great uptown dining from Tex Mex to Indian to yummy Thai food. Michael Gongora (Mar 2010)
Live in super, 24 security monitoring, elevator, laundry, high speed internet and cable, heat and hot water included in rent. Jashon Miller (Apr 2011)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • A 181 St (0.2 mi)
  • 1 181 St (0.24 mi)
  • 1 191 St (0.44 mi)
  • A 190 St (0.45 mi)
  • A 175 St (0.47 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 60
Floor area: 59408
Year built: 1954

Building Median Rents

1br: $1,800

Nearby Schools

P.S. 048 P.O. Michael J. Buczek
Elementary
4360-78 BROADWAY
I.S. 528 Bea Fuller Rodgers School
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
180 WADSWORTH AVENUE
P.S. 132 Juan Pablo Duarte
Elementary
185 WADSWORTH AVENUE
Community Health Academy Of The Heights
Secondary School
512 W 182ND ST
P.S. 187 Hudson Cliffs
K-8
349 CABRINI BOULEVARD
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
P.S. 189
Elementary
2580 AMSTERDAM AVENUE
P.S. 115 Alexander Humboldt
Elementary
586 WEST 177 STREET
High School For Media And Communications
High school
549 AUDUBON AVENUE
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