261 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 261 Cumberland St

Barclays Center, Target, Brooklyn's own cafe/restaurant row along Dekalb Av and Fulton St, the weekend Farmer's market, Brooklyn Flea, PLUS an awesome array of boutique shops. Being on the top floor of an elevator building allows for a good amount of natural light to enter the space enough to explore the classic and modern sensibilities offered. Just one block shy of calling Fort Greene Park your respective backyard, merely 4 minutes walking distance to Atlantic Terminal. Zee Grant (May 2014)
Well maintained 2 separate bedrooms Hardwood floors Full updated kitchen Full bathroom Living room Minutes to Ft Greene Park Near restaurants, shops, and bars. Fort Greene is a neighborhood in the New York City borough of Brooklyn. Allan Obando (Sep 2012)
Spacious, sunny, pre-war stunner with two walk-in closets, barely a half a block from Fort Greene Park and its spectacular Farmers Market. Everything is here for you in this elevator building with live-in superintendent. Dennis LaPrade (May 2014)
Generous outdoor space for your leisure during the warm and cooler months. Generous selection of dining in the neighborhood. Trains just a few blocks away. Reginal Legros (Apr 2010)
Restaurants nearby. Tree-lined block. Elevator. Simon Day (Apr 2012)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • C A Lafayette Av (0.17 mi)
  • G Fulton St (0.21 mi)
  • B Q Atlantic Av (0.39 mi)
  • G Clinton - Washington Avs (0.39 mi)
  • 4 5 2 3 Atlantic Av (0.44 mi)

building details

Floors: 3
Units: 2
Floor area: 2530
Year built: 1901

Nearby Subway Stations

  • C A Lafayette Av (0.17 mi)
  • G Fulton St (0.21 mi)
  • B Q Atlantic Av (0.39 mi)
  • G Clinton - Washington Avs (0.39 mi)
  • 4 5 2 3 Atlantic Av (0.44 mi)

Nearby Schools

  • M.S. 113 Ronald Edmonds Learning Center
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 300 ADELPHI STREET
  • P.S. 020 Clinton Hill
  • Elementary
  • 225 ADELPHI STREET
  • Brooklyn Technical High School
  • High school
  • 29 FT GREENE PLACE
  • Urban Assembly Academy Of Arts And Letters
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 225 ADELPHI STREET
  • P.S. 011 Purvis J. Behan
  • Elementary
  • 419 WAVERLY AVENUE
  • Metropolitan Corporate Academy High School
  • High school
  • 362 SCHERMERHORN STREET
  • P.S. 046 Edward C. Blum
  • Elementary
  • 100 CLERMONT AVENUE
  • Fort Greene Preparatory Academy
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 100 CLERMONT AVENUE
  • Brooklyn High School Of The Arts
  • High school
  • 345 DEAN STREET
  • The Math & Science Exploratory School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 345 DEAN STREET
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