2147 E 17TH ST in Sheepshead Bay

Sheepshead Bay

Quiet Families

If you want to live by the water while keeping it urban, Sheepshead Bay is a great option.

Located in between Knapp Street, Ocean Parkway, Avenue U, and the eponymous Sheepshead Bay, the neighborhood is primarily comprised of houses, but apartment buildings condos, co-ops and semi-detached houses have and are being built. Just south is Coney Island, Brighton Beach, and Manhattan Beach.


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Building Mix

  • 33% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 17% Pre War
  • 12% Private House
  • 9% Walk-Up
  • 9% Elevator Building
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Descriptions of 2147 E 17th St

1 mth broker fee Beautifully renovated Eat In Kitchen Lots of Closet space Very Sunny A must see Near the Q train Near everything on Ave U MUST BE Qualified Proof of income and good credit is a must Concept NYC. Beautiful Hardwood floors Stainless Steel appliances Beautiful bathroom Laundry/Elevator building Live in Super Near train. Alexandra Aguirre (Jun 2012)
All apartments have new kitchens and new marble bathrooms with oversized medicine cabinets and banjo counter, air conditioning, oak floors, high-speed internet access, and a closed circuit TV security system. Conveniently located on a quiet side street on the Eastside of Manhattan its an elevator building close to both Gramercy Park and the subway. Goran Mrvic (Nov 2013)
Due to the low rise nature of the surrounding buildings, 2147 East 17th enjoys abundant natural light and air and some upper floor units have views of the Verrazano Narrows Bridge and the Manhattan skyline. This building is a pre-war New York City elevator building located in the Homecrest section of the southern Brooklyn neighborhood of Sheepshead Bay. Randy Reis (Jan 2013)
Pets OK except dogs Elevator Live-in Super Hardwood Floor No Laundry Room Near Subway(s) Heat+Hot Water Included New Bathroom New Appliances Stainless Steel Appliances Granite Kitchen. Joe Cruz (Jan 2013)
The neighborhood borders the Gateway National Recreation Area with its bicycle and walking paths, the remains of a historic airport, bird-watching and other outdoor activities. Sheepshead Bay is the rare city neighborhood for people who want to be within close range of untamed nature but also not far away from the amenities of urban life. Emmons Avenue, the northern shoreline street along the bay, has a number of active piers, tour boats and a busy seafood market. Elijah King Manna (Oct 2013)
Many local amenities, such as local shops and restaurants, are nearby, as well as quick and convenient access to Coney Island, downtown Brooklyn and Manhattan. James W. (Jun 2013)
Hardwood Floor Walking Distance to Subway and Shopping Quiet Neighborhood Heat and Hot Water Included Newly Renovated Granite Kitchen. Christian Scott (May 2013)
Laundry Building, Stainless Steel kitchen with dishwasher large bedrooms, Separate huge living room. Dmitriy Svetlichny (Aug 2014)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • B Q Avenue U (0.18 mi)
  • B Q Neck Rd (0.2 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 60
Floor area: 57552
Year built: 1939

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 206 Joseph F Lamb
  • K-8
  • P.S. 153 Homecrest
  • Elementary
  • J.H.S. 234 Arthur W. Cunningham
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 1875 EAST 17 STREET
  • P.S. 255 Barbara Reing School
  • Elementary
  • 1866 EAST 17 STREET
  • P.S. 254 Dag Hammarskjold
  • Elementary
  • 1801 AVENUE Y
  • P.S. 209 Margaret Mead
  • K-8
  • 2609 EAST 7 STREET
  • J.H.S. 014 Shell Bank
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • James Madison High School
  • High school
  • P.S. 215 Morris H. Weiss
  • Elementary
  • 415 AVENUE S
  • Sheepshead Bay High School
  • High school
  • 3000 AVENUE X