8301 BAY PKWY in Gravesend


Quiet Families

Gravesend is yet another community that favors quiet residential living over the hustle and bustle of other parts of the city.

Although the origin of the name “Gravesend” remains disputed, it likely derives either from the English seaport of Gravesend, Kent or from the Dutch name s’Gravenzande, which roughly translates to “The Count’s Beach” or “The Count’s Sand.

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Building Mix

  • 23% Pre War
  • 22% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 20% Private House
  • 8% Post War
  • 7% Walk-Up
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Descriptions of 8301 Bay Pkwy

Best selling building in Brooklyn Heated Indoor Pool and Hot Tub 5-Star Hotel-Style Concierge Sauna 24/7 Fitness Centers Massage/Yoga Room 400-Foot Pier and Esplanade 24/7 Doorman Childrens Playroom Outdoor Deck with Views Residents Lounge with Wet Bar Bicycle Storage On-Site Valet and Parking Screening Room 2 Restaurants IT doesn't stop there. The building was masterfully created by world renowned architect FX Fowle with interiors by Stephen Alton. Matthew Hars (Sep 2012)
Features and Amenities |Wood flooring throughout |Formal entry foyer |Windowed kitchen |Elevator |Central laundry room |Renovated bathroom |Renovated kitchen The Neighborhood Bensonhurst is a quiet and charming community filled with many conveniences along 86th Street. Corella Allan (Mar 2013)
Gorgeous pre war building Clean and very well kept building Laundry Elevator Near the Express D train Near shopping Near the Belt Pkwy Spacious new kitchen with new appliances including dishwasher and microwave. Heshy Kraus (Apr 2014)
Prewar elevator building with laundry, great location, minutes to Caesars Bay and Bensonhurst Park, close to trains, buses, stores and restaurants on 86th Street. Chauncey Palmer (Apr 2014)
This place has an amazing location in one of the premier neighborhoods in Brooklyn and is close to subways making for easy commutes in/out of New York City. Damoun Baruch Yashar (Mar 2013)
Very convenient area with lots of supermarkets, restaurants, bars, parks and short distance to Cropsey park with a stunning view of Verrazano Bridge. Mia Miller (Jan 2014)
$1,525 Short walk to the D train (2 1/2 Blocks, Bay Parkway Stop) Applicants must make 36X the monthly rent, with good credit to qualify. Robert Madrid (Nov 2013)
Tons of Shopping Areas, Good Food Restaurants and Bars, Parks, Schools and 10 Minutes Train Ride to Stunning Coney Island. Rohan Khadka (Apr 2013)
High floor, elevator, updated applicances, lots of closet space, laundry room, great light and hardwood floors. Simon Day (Nov 2012)
A quiet building with an elevator and laundry room, sublets are welcome, but not dogs and no extra walls. TreZure Taylor (May 2013)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • D Bay Pkwy (0.16 mi)
  • D 20 Av (0.45 mi)
  • D 25 Av (0.52 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 94
Floor area: 93000
Year built: 1928

Building Median Rents

1br: $1,400
2br: $1,843

Nearby Schools

  • Brooklyn Studio Secondary School
  • Secondary School
  • 8310 21ST AVENUE
  • P.S. 128 Bensonhurst
  • Elementary
  • 2075 84 STREET
  • P.S. 97 The Highlawn
  • Elementary
  • The Academy Of Talented Scholars
  • Early Childhood
  • 50 AVENUE P
  • The Brooklyn School Of Inquiry
  • Early Childhood
  • 50 AVENUE P
  • P.S. 101 The Verrazano
  • Elementary
  • I.S. 096 Seth Low
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 99 AVENUE P
  • P.S. 200 Benson School
  • Elementary
  • P.S. 186 Dr. Irving A Gladstone
  • Elementary
  • 7601 19 AVENUE
  • I.S. 281 Joseph B Cavallaro
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 8787 24 AVENUE