55 GELSTON AVE 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 55 Gelston Ave

Within a few blocks you will find Century 21, TJ Maxx, Children's Place, The Gap, Modell's, top rated Chinese, Vietnamese, Hinsch's famous Candy and Cafe, and Japanese food, the R train at 86th, and Express Buses to Manhattan. Everything that you could want or hope for is close by this well kept, clean elevator and laundry building. Marie Sepich (Jul 2014)
3rd Avenue is lined with great fine dining, giving it the local nickname of "Restaurant Ro with " 5th Avenue also has its share of restaurants, providing a wide array of ethnic dining choices. You can also take the R train to the 59th Street station and catch the express N train into the city Brooklyn Subways. James Gibbs (Aug 2010)
Waiting list for garage parking (I do have a parking space for rent in the meantime for $200, 3 blocks away Near 86th Street shopping, public transit, and the best of Bay Ridge. Michael Castro (Jun 2012)
Elevator and laundry in building Hardwood floors Sunny filled Recently renovated 24/7 on site super Very spacious rooms Move-in ready Heat/Water and gas included. Nestled on a side street of the center of bay ridge brooklyn, a stone's throw away from all shopping, supermarkets and resturants. Hatem Saleh (Feb 2014)
Prime located, quietly located on a tree lined block, just a short walk to the R train and an even shorter walker to the business district of South Brooklyn. Eric Bartoli (Feb 2014)
Elevator well maintained building Huge living room, Eat-in kitchen Heat, water, gas included in rent, parking garage available, no smoking. Dmitriy Svetlichny (Jul 2014)
Located near Schools, Parks, Bars, Restaurants, Steps away from the R Train, and the Infamous 86th Street Shopping district. Gabriel Lian (Feb 2014)
It's also conveniently located near transportation, shopping, schools, parks, restaurants. This location is easily accessible to the Belt Pkwy, BQE, and the Varrazono Bridge. MoLino Fleurimond (Jun 2014)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • R 86 St (0.27 mi)
  • R Bay Ridge - 95 St (0.38 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 76
Floor area: 46332
Year built: 1960

Building Median Rents

Studio: $1,400
1br: $1,675

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. 185 Walter Kassenbrock
  • Elementary
  • 8601 RIDGE BOULEVARD
  • P.S. 127 Mckinley Park
  • Elementary
  • 7805 7 AVENUE
  • J.H.S. 201 The Dyker Heights
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 8010 12 AVENUE
  • J.H.S. 259 William Mckinley
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 7305 FT HAMILTON PARKWAY
  • P.S. 170 Lexington
  • Elementary
  • 7109 6 AVENUE
  • Fort Hamilton High School
  • High school
  • 8301 SHORE ROAD
  • P.S. 229 Dyker
  • K-8
  • 1400 BENSON AVENUE
  • I.S. 30 Mary White Ovington
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 415 OVINGTON AVENUE
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