40 CUMBERLAND ST in Fort Greene

Fort Greene

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The Fort Green area is sometimes referred to as Little Europe due to the many Europeans who have made this beautiful neighborhood their home.

Fort Greene’s current population is around 15,900. The neighborhood is valued as being both diverse and prestigious. The architecture consists predominantly of brownstones.

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Building Mix

  • 20% Luxury Highrise
  • 19% Brownstone
  • 13% Pre War
  • 10% Walk-Up
  • 9% Elevator/Laundry Building
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Descriptions of 40 Cumberland St

Two used buses on Flushing or Park to get to the F train or downtown Brooklyn (MTA Trip Planner quoted 30 mins to Broadway/Lafayette station And another girl claims to use Citi Bike located on the corner to ride to the train. The MTA Trip Planner estimates the travel time to Broadway Lafayette BDFM at 31 minutes taking the bus to the F train at York Street. Doing an informal survey of Tenants in the building, I found several different ways people get to where they're going. Simon Day (May 2014)
Fort Greene is truly the hot spot of Brooklyn with its gorgeous tree-lined brownstone blocks, quaint cafes, shops and great restaurants and many trains at Atlantic Terminal, not to mention beautiful Fort Greene Park. Troy Wheeler (May 2012)
Located next to the Navy Yard, you're a hop skip and a jump away from the Brooklyn farm, trendy coffee shops and local neighborhood favs. Kim Hill (Jun 2013)
There are 124 restaurants within a 15 minute walk including New Dragon Palace, New Dragon Restaurant and Park Avenue Luncheonette. The closest grocery stores are GMC Temaxcal Deli and Grocery Crp, 4 Star Deli Candy and Grocery and Eusbeio Food Corporation. Vincent Soyez (Jun 2014)
Hardwood floors, large windows, exposed brick, outdoor space/garden, laundry room in building and modern kitchen and bathroom. Restaurants, dry cleaner, shopping, parks, playgrounds, buses and trains for a short commute to Manhattan. Lena Martinez (Sep 2014)
Prime Area of Broooklyn Bright and Spacious Stainless Steel Appliances with Dishwasher Hardwood Floors Building Features. Quiet neighborhood Restaurants Nearby Near Bus 62, 69 Goes directly downtown Bklyn. Elijah Callender (Sep 2012)
Price $3,200 Location Fort Greene Rooms 5 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms 1 Additional features Dishwasher, Pets Accepted, Washer. Christopher Forbes (Sep 2014)
Do you want to live on a beautiful block, and walk down to Myrtle Ave to your favorite restaurant. Heather Richards (Jul 2013)
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building details

Floors: 4
Units: 12
Floor area: 7800
Year built: 1905

Building Median Rents

2br: $1,850
Studio: $1,475

Nearby Schools

  • Dr. Susan S. Mckinney Secondary School Of The Arts
  • Secondary School
  • 101 PARK AVENUE
  • P.S. 067 Charles A. Dorsey
  • Elementary
  • 51 SAINT EDWARDS STREET
  • Fort Greene Preparatory Academy
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 100 CLERMONT AVENUE
  • P.S. 046 Edward C. Blum
  • Elementary
  • 100 CLERMONT AVENUE
  • Khalil Gibran International Academy
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 50 NAVY STREET
  • Benjamin Banneker Academy
  • High school
  • 71-77 CLINTON AVENUE
  • P.S. 287 Bailey K. Ashford
  • Elementary
  • 50 NAVY STREET
  • Urban Assembly Academy Of Arts And Letters
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 225 ADELPHI STREET
  • P.S. 020 Clinton Hill
  • Elementary
  • 225 ADELPHI STREET
  • Satellite West Middle School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 209 YORK STREET
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