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

So, you're looking for a great location, close to Atlantic Terminal, right by the park, with loads of character, high ceilings, hardwood floors, french doors, lots of space, tons of light, in a pre-war elevator building and close to everything. Solomon Anidjar (Mar 2014)
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. 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)
Elevator and laundry room in building, Half block to Fort Greene Park, Near trendy shopping and restaurant row, Accessible to express A, C and 2, 3, 4, 5, B, D, M, N, Q, R trains. Tiffany West (Feb 2010)
Beautiful Pre War Building, Apartments in this building measure 600 to 1200 square feet (guestimate), Quiet Block, shops nearby, Park is 3 Block away. Aramis Arjona (Jan 2013)
Bright light throughout, lots of windows (including windows in bathroom and kitchen Top floor, elevator building. 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)

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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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