1781 Riverside Drive

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 1781 Riverside Drive

With majestic lobby, renovated apts, oak flrs, hi ceilings and kitchen and bath near the 'a' train, dyckman marina off the cloisters and inwood parks. Maggie Nieves (Aug 2012)
Restaurants are everywhere and the train you need to get you downtown in 30 minutes is 2 1/2 blocks away. Building has a big, beautiful laundry, elevator and full time maintenance. Rob Hobgood (Sep 2013)
A train down the block, Ft Tryon Park outside your door, stores and restaurants a block away. Well maintained elevator/laundry building with live in super. Gay Nichols (Mar 2014)
Elegant Pre war building with Elevator, common Backyard, laundry and live in super. Elevator Live-in Super Laundry in Building Pets Allowed. David Randolph (Feb 2012)
Very close to transportation and just a 30 minute train ride to midtown Manhattan. Hans Gonzalez (Feb 2013)
In a very clean building that just got renovated from lobby to all the apartments. This neighbourhood is very quiet and building faces a lovely hilly park. Ada Aronu (Aug 2012)
Amazing location, Elevator and Laundry, Steps to Express Train. Nestor Encarnacion (Mar 2011)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • A Dyckman St (0.25 mi)
  • 1 Dyckman St (0.57 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 65
Floor area: 70102
Year built: 1920

Building Median Rents

3br: $2,650
2br: $2,100

Nearby Schools

High School For Excellence And Innovation
High school
650 ACADEMY STREET
J.H.S. 052 Inwood
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
650 ACADEMY STREET
Muscota
Elementary
4862 BROADWAY
Amistad Dual Language School
K-8
4862 BROADWAY
I.S. 218 Salome Urena
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
4600 BROADWAY
City College Academy Of The Arts
Secondary School
4600 BROADWAY
Middle School 322
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
4600 BROADWAY
Washington Heights Academy
Elementary
202 SHERMAN AVE
P.S. 152 Dyckman Valley
Elementary
93 NAGLE AVENUE
Proffesor Juan Bosch Public School
Early Childhood
12-18 ELLWOOD STREET