240 MADISON ST in Bedford - Stuyvesant

Bedford - Stuyvesant

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Bedford-Stuyvesant, or Bed-Stuy as it’s often called, is in the north central part of Brooklyn.

It borders Williamsburg to the north at Flushing Avenue and Crown Heights to the south at Fulton Street, and spans from Classon Avenue to Broadway. One of Brooklyn’s oldest established neighborhoods, it can be a great alternative to the more expensive Brooklyn neighborhoods closer to Manhattan, with a charm all its own.

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Building Mix

  • 37% Brownstone
  • 18% Walk-Up
  • 12% New Building
  • 9% Pre War
  • 7% Other
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Descriptions of 240 Madison St

A very walkable, bikeable and driveable area, this neighborhood has restaurants, bars, grocery stores, laundromats, salons, cafes and everything else you'd expect from a distinctly Brooklyn adobe. The building is a 9-minute walk to the (A C) express train, which takes you to Midtown in under 30 minutes. Abode on a regal, Brownstone-laden street only minutes from the A, C and G trains. This stretch of Madison street has Brownstones galore. Myles Ellison (Apr 2013)
You can not ask for anything more for this rental with a common laundry room and bike storage in the finished basement. Claudia Calcedo (Apr 2013)
5 Minute Walk to A/C Trains at Nostrand Ave and G at Bedford-Nostrand, Heart of the Bedford-Stuyvesant Revival. First and Security, Pets Accepted, No Utilities Included. Billy Domineau (Jun 2014)
2 full bathrooms, a nice and huge kitchen and living area, high end appliances, beautiful building entrance. Cole Stitelman (May 2014)
If you need to leave the neighborhood the express A train puts you in downtown Manhattan in 15 minutes. Bedford-Stuyvesant is a vibrant neighborhood of beautiful brownstones with original detail. Famous restaurants, such as "Do or Dine, " crowd Bedford Ave. Wide tree lined blocks, and avenues filled with local shops. Heather Richards (May 2013)
Only 1st Month's Rent, 1 Month Security and $50 Credit Check to Move. Rose Sambrato (Apr 2013)
Lots of places around (coffee shops/stores/restaurants/bars. Tanya Dionne (Jun 2014)
NEAR-BY Key Food Store, Restaurants, Bars, Cafe, Shops Etc. Abe Braun (May 2014)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • C A Nostrand Av (0.3 mi)
  • G Bedford - Nostrand Avs (0.45 mi)
  • FS Franklin Av (0.53 mi)
  • C A Franklin Av (0.57 mi)

building details

Floors: 4
Units: 8
Floor area: 9486
Year built: 1931

Building Median Rents

5br: $4,925
4br: $3,600

Nearby Schools

Bedford Stuyvesant Preparatory High School
High school
832 MARCY AVENUE
Brooklyn Academy High School
High school
832 MARCY AVENUE
Satellite East Middle School
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
344 MONROE STREET
P.S. 305 Dr. Peter Ray
Elementary
344 MONROE STREET
Bedford Academy High School
High school
1119 BEDFORD AVENUE
Academy Of Business And Community Development
Secondary School
141 MACON STREET
P.S. 003 The Bedford Village
Elementary
50 JEFFERSON AVENUE
P.S. 256 Benjamin Banneker
Elementary
114 KOSCIUSKO STREET
P.S. 093 William H. Prescott
Elementary
31 NEW YORK AVENUE
P.S. 044 Marcus Garvey
Elementary
432 MONROE STREET
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