565 85th Street

Bay Ridge and Fort Hamilton

Quiet Families Great food

Nestled on Brooklyn’s southwest coast, Bay Ridge offer some of the borough’s most beautiful scenery, with views of the Verrazano Narrows Bridge, the bay and harbor, and Staten Island beyond.

(Fort Hamilton is a residential neighborhood within Bay Ridge. It’s also a post of the Army National Guard and the United States Army Reserve, and these provide military support for New York City.

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Bay Ridge and Fort Hamilton map

Building Mix

  • 24% Pre War
  • 20% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 15% Walk-Up
  • 14% Private House
  • 6% Condo or Co-Op Building

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Descriptions of 565 85th Street

Great location near the R train, fast commute to Downtown Brooklyn and lower Manhattan and convenient to shopping on 86th St, close to stores, cafes and restaurants. Low-rise walk-up building, heat and hot water included, cats okay. Chauncey Palmer (Jan 2014)
Brick, Quiet neighborhood, School nearby, Tree-lined block, Restaurants nearby, Shopping nearby, Quiet, tree-lined block, R train @ 86st. E. Kendall Vidal (Oct 2013)
Conveniently located around the corner of 86st shopping district, a quiet calm tree-lined block. Hatem Saleh (Apr 2014)
A couple of blocks from the R train and a block away from South Brooklyn's Business District. Prime Bay Ridge, a block from shopping, 2 blocks from subway. Eric Bartoli (Mar 2014)
Large and sunny 1/1 near train and shopping, hardwood floors and closet space. Zane Miller (Apr 2014)
Located right off Fort Hamilton Parkway near all major trains and buses. Eddie Eldib (Dec 2013)
1 bath Eat in kitchen Move in ready No pets Near public transportation. Giuseppina Zinna (Sep 2014)
Very well kept building with a 24, hour super on site and a courtyard. Located on the third floor of a 4-story walk up pre war building. 25 Realty Hamdan (Nov 2013)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • R 86 St (0.33 mi)
  • R Bay Ridge - 95 St (0.59 mi)
  • R 77 St (0.6 mi)

building details

Floors: 4
Units: 70
Floor area: 56000
Year built: 1927

Building Median Rents

1br: $1,500

Nearby Schools

P.S. 264 Bay Ridge Elementary School For The Arts
415 89 STREET
P.S. 127 Mckinley Park
7805 7 AVENUE
P.S./I.S. 104 The Fort Hamilton School
9115 5 AVENUE
P.S. 185 Walter Kassenbrock
J.H.S. 201 The Dyker Heights
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
8010 12 AVENUE
J.H.S. 259 William Mckinley
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
P.S. 170 Lexington
7109 6 AVENUE
Fort Hamilton High School
High school
I.S. 30 Mary White Ovington
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
P.S. 229 Dyker