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)
Also, the proximity to Prospect Park and the Brooklyn Museum is unmatched which has the 2/3/4/5 subway trains at your feet, along with many restaurants, bars, and shops for your enjoyment. Alyxaundria Sanford (Jun 2014)
New appliances hardwood floors desirable location blocks from the Brooklyn Museum 2,3,4, and 5 trains at Franklin Ave Extremely low price. Jackson Strong (Jun 2012)
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: $3,400
4br: $3,700
1br: $2,150
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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