238 NEW YORK 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 238 New York Ave

Dozens of new restaurants and cafés are opening up around town provide other cultural fare, such as Australian coffee and pastries at Glass Shop, Mexican food at Chavella's and the classic American cuisine of Dutch Boy Burger. Crown Heights is served by the 2/3 and 4/5 trains at Franklin, Nostrand, Kingston and Utica Avenue, and the 2 and 5 trains at President Street. The neighborhood is undergoing rapid change, with a wonderful blend of culture, food, shops, and living areas. Eli Loebenstein (Oct 2014)
Located on New York Ave beween St John's and Sterling Pl, in a small and quiet limestone building, just blocks from central train stations and Franklin Ave's trendy bars, shops, cafe's and boutiques. Haim Ginsburg (May 2014)
Pre-war building, Quiet building, Restaurants nearby, Shopping nearby, Quiet neighborhood, School nearby, Tree-lined block. Donna Weekes (Jul 2013)
Near the Brooklyn museum, Brooklyn library, Botanical Garden, popular restaurants, coffee shops and bars. Lots of character, details and charm in a well kept in building two blocks from Eastern Parkway. Short walk to train easy commute to the city. Kevin Cameron (Apr 2014)
2 blocks away from 3 train (Eastern pkwy/Nostrand ave) Renovated Hardwood floors Heat/water included. Dexter McGrowder (Oct 2014)
This is a spacious pre war building with large windows and original detail. Close to the 2,3, A, C trains, Prospect Park and Grand Army Plaza. Jamaica McMillian (Apr 2014)
Steps from ALL trendy shopping, bars/nightlife, convenience and TRAINS. 1st months rent + security deposit + Broker fee to move in. Omar Dyer (Feb 2014)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • 4 5 3 2 Nostrand Av (0.24 mi)
  • 5 2 President St (0.35 mi)
  • 4 5 3 2 Kingston Av (0.43 mi)

building details

Floors: 4
Units: 16
Floor area: 7984
Year built: 1905

Building Median Rents

Studio: $1,325
1br: $1,525

Nearby Schools

P.S. 138 Brooklyn
K-8
760 PROSPECT PLACE
P.S. 289 George V. Brower
Elementary
900 ST MARKS AVENUE
Medgar Evers College Preparatory School
Secondary School
1186 CARROLL STREET
W.E.B. Dubois Academic High School
High school
402 EASTERN PARKWAY
P.S. 161 The Crown
K-8
330 CROWN STREET
P.S. 093 William H. Prescott
Elementary
31 NEW YORK AVENUE
Academy For Health Careers
High school
150 ALBANY AVENUE
Paul Robeson High School
High school
150 ALBANY AVENUE
Pathways In Technology Early College High School (P Tech)
High school
150 ALBANY AVENUE
Middle School For Academic And Social Excellence
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
1224 PARK PLACE
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