521 85TH ST in Bay Ridge and Fort Hamilton

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

  • 26% Pre War
  • 15% Private House
  • 15% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 13% Walk-Up
  • 6% Condo or Co-Op Building
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Descriptions of 521 85th St

Developed in 1879 as a resort town for wealthy Manhattanites (before then, farmers controlled the land Bay Ridge's harborside location became a popular destination for all once public transportation began to service the area. Its borders are 65th Street on the north, 101st Street on the south, I-278 on the east, and Shore Road (and the harbor) on its west. 85th Street and 5th Ave. Anthony Cruz (May 2014)
Located near schools, parks, local restaurants, shopping buses and subways for a short commute into Manhattan. Lena Martinez (May 2014)
Spacious, hardwood floors, natural light in this clean and quite building. Located just 2 block from the R train at 86th st. Benjamin Fiege (Oct 2013)
Near transportation, retail shops, restaurants, schools and more. 1st Months Rent and 1 Months Security Deposit. Shayla Austin (Feb 2014)
Restaurants nearby. Off-street parking. Quiet neighborhood. Three-story. Lily Anastasiadis (Apr 2012)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • R 86 St (0.25 mi)
  • R 77 St (0.54 mi)
  • R Bay Ridge - 95 St (0.55 mi)

building details

Floors: 2
Units: 2
Floor area: 2560
Year built: 1915

Nearby Schools

P.S. 264 Bay Ridge Elementary School For The Arts
Elementary
415 89 STREET
P.S./I.S. 104 The Fort Hamilton School
K-8
9115 5 AVENUE
P.S. 127 Mckinley Park
Elementary
7805 7 AVENUE
P.S. 185 Walter Kassenbrock
Elementary
8601 RIDGE BOULEVARD
J.H.S. 259 William Mckinley
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
7305 FT HAMILTON PARKWAY
J.H.S. 201 The Dyker Heights
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
8010 12 AVENUE
P.S. 170 Lexington
Elementary
7109 6 AVENUE
I.S. 30 Mary White Ovington
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
415 OVINGTON AVENUE
Fort Hamilton High School
High school
8301 SHORE ROAD
P.S. 102 The Bayview
Elementary
211 72 STREET
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