539 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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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 539 85th Street

Enjoy a wide range of nearby shopping along 86th st, morning walks to the nearby parks, and the convenience of the nearby R train. Adam Taha (Mar 2013)
The Shopping district is just a few blocks away, the subway station and buses are conveniently located around the corner. Beautiful Pre War Elevator Building, Laundry room available in basement, Security cameras throughout building. Aramis Enrique Arjona (Apr 2013)
You can also take the R train to the 59th Street station and catch the express N train into the city. A largely middle class neighborhood, Bay Ridge is one of few such places remaining in Brooklyn. 5th Avenue also has its share of restaurants, providing a wide array of ethnic dining choices. 3rd Avenue is lined with great fine dining, giving it the local nickname of "Restaurant Row. Near everything in 86St, close to Park, Shopping, Resturant, Bars, and Train. The main commercial strips of the neighborhood. Lobby, Live-in super, Intercom. Ed Hassan (Sep 2012)
2nd floor of a well maintained building near 86th Street. Pets okay with pet deposit. 1 1/2 blocks to R train. Michael Castro (Jul 2014)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • R 86 St (0.28 mi)
  • R 77 St (0.56 mi)
  • R Bay Ridge - 95 St (0.56 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 35
Floor area: 25000
Year built: 1942

Nearby Schools

P.S. 264 Bay Ridge Elementary School For The Arts
415 89 STREET
P.S./I.S. 104 The Fort Hamilton School
9115 5 AVENUE
P.S. 127 Mckinley Park
7805 7 AVENUE
P.S. 185 Walter Kassenbrock
J.H.S. 259 William Mckinley
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
J.H.S. 201 The Dyker Heights
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
8010 12 AVENUE
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. 102 The Bayview
211 72 STREET