249 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 249 Cumberland St

Situated half a block from Fort Greene Park and the Farmers' Market, as well as the C and G trains, and all of the restaurants and bars that make Fort Greene Brooklyn's most sought after neighborhood. Laundry is in the basement and the super lives on site. Brian Blessinger (Dec 2013)
This spacious 2 brm is in a beautiful prewar building located on a very pleasant block in Fort Greene, steps away from Park, shopping, restaurants, cafes, BAM, subways and minutes ride into Manhatan. Hannibal Collins (Dec 2012)
Rent Stabilized in Fort Greenethis trendy neighborhood is where you want to be, blocks to Fort Greene Park, 3 blocks to C train and mins. Two walk-in closets, wrapped in a elevator building that also has on site laundry room. Ardor Realty (May 2010)
Add to the list the 11-foot ceilings, the residence's sprawling kitchen with lots of counter space and plentiful cabinets. Konstantin Pokras (Mar 2014)
Bright light throughout, lots of windows (including windows in bathroom and kitchen Top floor, elevator building. Full of restaurants, bars, coffee shops and markets and much more. Samuel Rotenberg (Nov 2013)
Super clean Prewar 6 story building with elevator, laundry facilities on site and a live in super. The kitchen living room combo offers a spacious layout and a humble view of low rise Brooklyn. Elevator/Laundry Bldg Great Find in wonderful Fort Greene on Cumberland St and Lafayette Ave. Solomon Ylyaguev (Dec 2013)
Walking distance from Atlantic ave terminal and almost every train in the city. Peggy Fox (Feb 2010)
Apartments in this building measure 600 to 1200 square feet (guestimate. Aramis Arjona (Jan 2013)
Accessible to express A, C and 2, 3, 4, 5, B, D, M, N, Q, R trains. Tiffany West (Feb 2010)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • C A Lafayette Av (0.18 mi)
  • G Fulton St (0.21 mi)
  • G Clinton - Washington Avs (0.4 mi)
  • B Q Atlantic Av (0.4 mi)
  • 4 5 2 3 Atlantic Av (0.45 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 70
Floor area: 38742
Year built: 1928

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
  • Urban Assembly Academy Of Arts And Letters
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 225 ADELPHI STREET
  • Brooklyn Technical High School
  • High school
  • 29 FT GREENE PLACE
  • P.S. 011 Purvis J. Behan
  • Elementary
  • 419 WAVERLY AVENUE
  • P.S. 046 Edward C. Blum
  • Elementary
  • 100 CLERMONT AVENUE
  • Metropolitan Corporate Academy High School
  • High school
  • 362 SCHERMERHORN STREET
  • 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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