800 CORTELYOU RD in Midwood

Midwood

Quiet Families

Midwood is located in the south-central section of Brooklyn, south of Flatbush and east of Ocean Parkway.

Though there are new condos are in development, the neighborhood primarily consists of Victorian houses on large plots of land. Several famous individuals including Woody Allen, Darren Aronofsky, and Arthur Miller were born and/or raised in Midwood. The shopping area on Kings Highway is a popular spot, as is Kolbert Park.

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Building Mix

  • 31% Pre War
  • 22% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 14% Walk-Up
  • 8% Elevator Building
  • 6% Private House
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Descriptions of 800 Cortelyou Rd

F train, laundry room in bldg, fifth floor, elevator bldg, next to all of the new restaurants, bars, shops along Cortelyou, including Farm on Adderly, CVS, Purple Yam, Mimi's Hummus, Bar Chord, Flatbush food co-op, Cafe Tibet, MET Grocery, non-smoking building. Peaceful tree-lined neighborhood, 6 MINUTE walk to the Cortelyou Q Express train. Laundry Co-op Building. Laura Balis (Aug 2014)
This is a super convenient neighborhood to the Park Slope historic district and Prospect Park via the F line subway or city bus. Aleksandra S (Dec 2011)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • B Q Cortelyou Rd (0.47 mi)
  • B Q Beverly Rd (0.55 mi)
  • B Q Newkirk Av (0.57 mi)
  • F Ditmas Av (0.58 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 93
Floor area: 80604
Year built: 1960

Nearby Schools

J.H.S. 062 Ditmas
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
700 CORTELYOU ROAD
P.S. 139 Alexine A. Fenty
Elementary
330 RUGBY ROAD
P.S. 179 Kensington
Elementary
202 AVENUE C
P.S. 217 Colonel David Marcus School
Elementary
1100 NEWKIRK AVENUE
P.S. K134
Elementary
4001 18 AVENUE
P.S. 245
Elementary
249 EAST 17TH STREET
Urban Assembly School For Criminal Justice
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
4200 16 AVENUE
J.H.S. 223 The Montauk
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
4200 16 AVENUE
P.S. 230 Doris L. Cohen
Elementary
1 ALBEMARLE ROAD
P.S. 130 The Parkside
Elementary
70 OCEAN PARKWAY
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