729 W 186TH 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 729 W 186th St

It is conveniently located on a quiet street, just steps away from the 'A' train ]20 to 30 minutes to Columbus Circle] It is also just a lovely walk near the Cloister Museum, the Ft. You will also enjoy the many diverse eateries in the neighborhood. You will love the layout, as well as the building amenities. Quiet Block, West of Broadway. Jose A. Medina (May 2014)
Walk to Starbucks, Frank's gourmet supermarket, Le Cheille Pub, full selection of great restaurant, bars, banks, supermarkets, The Cloisters and more. Beautiful Fort Tryon Park minutes from your door, A Express across the street. Elevator/Laundry. Location. Dan Cohen (Apr 2014)
Great nabe with Fort Tryon Park, Bennett Park, Hudson views, great restaurants + recreation. Uptown is my specialty, and this is my neighborhood. 2 blocks to A express. Michaela Morton (Apr 2014)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • A 181 St (0.23 mi)
  • 1 181 St (0.34 mi)
  • A 190 St (0.36 mi)
  • 1 191 St (0.44 mi)
  • A 175 St (0.54 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 73
Floor area: 79328
Year built: 1940

Building Median Rents

1br: $1,700
2br: $2,300
Studio: $1,500

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 048 P.O. Michael J. Buczek
  • Elementary
  • 4360-78 BROADWAY
  • P.S. 187 Hudson Cliffs
  • K-8
  • I.S. 528 Bea Fuller Rodgers School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • P.S. 132 Juan Pablo Duarte
  • Elementary
  • Community Health Academy Of The Heights
  • Secondary School
  • 512 W 182ND ST
  • J.H.S. 143 Eleanor Roosevelt
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 511 WEST 182ND STREET
  • P.S. 189
  • Elementary
  • Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School
  • Secondary School
  • 511 WEST 182ND STREET
  • High School For Media And Communications
  • High school
  • High School For Law And Public Service
  • High school