820 FRANKLIN AVE in Crown Heights

Crown Heights

Near park

Crown Heights is located in central Brooklyn. It is bordered by Prospect Park to the west, Flatbush to the south, Brownsville to the east, and Bedford-Stuyvesant to the north.

Today, Crown Heights is a vibrant up-and-coming area with over 150,000 residents. The neighborhood is undergoing rapid change, with a wonderful blend of culture, food, shops, and living areas. Crown Heights is home to a diverse population, joining other neighborhoods in making up the melting pot of Brooklyn.

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Building Mix

  • 29% Pre War
  • 20% Walk-Up
  • 9% Brownstone
  • 9% New Building
  • 7% Other
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Descriptions of 820 Franklin Ave

Not only will commuting be a breeze, you're also spitting distance to the Brooklyn Museum and Botanical Garden, not to mention some of the great restaurants and bars on Franklin Ave like Chavella's, Dutch Boy Burger and Franklin Park that have transformed this area on the border of Crown Heights and Prospect Heights into a destination neighborhood. Luke Tracy (Jul 2012)
With Prospect Park just a one block away from, you can enjoy all it has to offer daily including The Botanic Garden, the new lakeside ice-skating rink, tennis courts, bird watching, picnics, horseback riding, the zoo and lets not forget the farmers market every Saturday and so much more. Built in 1927, this mixed-use building in bustling Crown Heights Brooklyn, borders Prospect Heights and features a passenger elevator. Louis Cruz (Nov 2013)
The kitchen looks absolute lovely with its sleek white walls and mahogany doors that creates an interesting dynamic with the exposed brick walls in both rooms that gives the space an industrial look. Portia T. Joseph (Oct 2013)
Espresso Hardwood floors Brand new tiling in the bathroom with full tub Stainless appliance and new cabinets with lacquer counter counter tops in kitchen Exposed Brick and high ceilings. Located a short ditance vfrom major transportation an array of cafes, bars and restuarants and a stone sthrow away from botanical gardens, brooklyn musuem and Propsect park. Quran Deas (Apr 2014)
Just ONE BLOCK to Franklin Ave Subway, 2/3/4/5/S Trains Two Blocks to Prospect Park, Botanical Gardens Half-Mile to Brooklyn Museum and Grand Army Plaza. Billy Domineau (Mar 2013)
First And Security To Move In, Voice Intercom, Pet Deposit Required, Quiet neighborhood, Shopping nearby, Near To Laundry, Near To Restaurants,. Andre Alleyne (May 2013)
Landlord is asking for first and security in order to move in 4,000 Landlord asks that you be making atleast $75,000 combined annually. Todd Merwan (Mar 2014)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • FS Botanic Garden (0.05 mi)
  • 4 5 2 3 Franklin Av (0.05 mi)
  • FS Park Pl (0.34 mi)
  • 4 5 2 3 Eastern Pkwy - Brooklyn Museum (0.43 mi)
  • 4 5 3 2 Nostrand Av (0.56 mi)

building details

Floors: 5
Units: 32
Floor area: 34910
Year built: 1923

Building Median Rents

3br: $3,600
4br: $3,548
2br: $2,000

Nearby Schools

Clara Barton High School
High school
901 CLASSON AVENUE
P.S. 241 Emma L. Johnston
Elementary
976 PRESIDENT STREET
High School For Global Citizenship, The
High school
883 CLASSON AVENUE
Brooklyn School For Music & Theatre
High school
883 CLASSON AVENUE
International High School At Prospect Heights
High school
883 CLASSON AVENUE
Brooklyn Academy Of Science And The Environment
High school
883 CLASSON AVENUE
W.E.B. Dubois Academic High School
High school
402 EASTERN PARKWAY
Elijah Stroud Middle School
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
750 CLASSON AVENUE
P.S. 316 Elijah Stroud
Elementary
750 CLASSON AVENUE
Ebbets Field Middle School
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
46 MCKEEVER PLACE
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