662 WASHINGTON AVE in Prospect Heights

Prospect Heights

Quiet Good transportation Great food

Prospect Heights is relatively small in the realm of Brooklyn neighborhoods, but what it lacks in size it makes up for in character.

Nestled between the lush greenery of Prospect Park to the south, the gem of Fort Greene to the north, the suburban comfort of Park Slope to the west, and the urban flavor of Crown Heights to the east, this culturally rich community has become a diverse middle-class outpost right in the heart of Brooklyn.

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Building Mix

  • 27% Pre War
  • 17% Walk-Up
  • 12% Brownstone
  • 11% New Building
  • 8% Other
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Descriptions of 662 Washington Ave

Renovations of older brownstones and new construction have made this neighborhood bordering Prospect Park very desirable for newcomers, as well as Manhattanites looking for more bang for their buck and a short commute to the city. Of course, the main attraction in the neighborhood is Prospect Park itself, a 585-acre park which hosts free outdoor concerts in the summertime and various sports and fitness activities, including seven baseball fields. Prospect Park is just 25 minutes to 14th Street in Manhattan and serviced by the 1, 2, and 4 (late night) trains from Grand Army Plaza, plus the 1, 2, 4 (late night) from Eastern Parkway and Bergen. Prospect Heights, known for its diversity and tree-lined streets, has gone through many changes in the past few years. Neighborhood. Nina Morrow (Feb 2011)
The residence is located in a well-maintained elevator building on a very quiet block. Washer/dryer in the building, and pets accepted on approval, with deposit. James Parrish (Sep 2013)
Near A/C/S/2/3/4/5 trains, shops, grocery stores, and restaurants. Pet Friendly. Magalie Bonhomme (Feb 2011)
The large deck is great for entertaining and relaxing. Fatima Amr (Dec 2013)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • C A Clinton - Washington Avs (0.36 mi)
  • 4 5 2 3 Eastern Pkwy - Brooklyn Museum (0.44 mi)
  • FS Park Pl (0.52 mi)
  • 4 5 2 3 Grand Army Plaza (0.52 mi)
  • C A Franklin Av (0.55 mi)

building details

Floors: 3
Units: 2
Floor area: 2880
Year built: 1915

Nearby Subway Stations

  • C A Clinton - Washington Avs (0.36 mi)
  • 4 5 2 3 Eastern Pkwy - Brooklyn Museum (0.44 mi)
  • FS Park Pl (0.52 mi)
  • 4 5 2 3 Grand Army Plaza (0.52 mi)
  • C A Franklin Av (0.55 mi)

Nearby Schools

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  • M.S. 571
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 80 UNDERHILL AVENUE
  • P.S. 009 Teunis G. Bergen
  • Elementary
  • 80 UNDERHILL AVENUE
  • Acorn Community High School
  • High school
  • 561 GRAND AVENUE
  • P.S. 022
  • Elementary
  • 443 ST MARKS AVENUE
  • P.S. 316 Elijah Stroud
  • Elementary
  • 750 CLASSON AVENUE
  • Elijah Stroud Middle School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 750 CLASSON AVENUE
  • I.S. 340
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 227 STERLING PLACE
  • Satellite Three
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 170 GATES AVENUE
  • P.S. 056 Lewis H. Latimer
  • Elementary
  • 170 GATES AVENUE
  • P.S. 011 Purvis J. Behan
  • Elementary
  • 419 WAVERLY AVENUE
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