178 THOMPSON ST in Greenwich Village

Greenwich Village

Good transportation Great food Fun nightlife Cool factor LGBT-popular

Greenwich Village, once occupied by brownstones and walkups, is now undergoing an overhaul, as old hospitals and office buildings undergo transitions into luxury buildings.

At the heart of Greenwich Village lies Washington Square Park, where on any given day you can see NYU students huddled against a tree with their reading, local songwriters strumming on their guitars, artists sketching the variegated scene, and even old men playing chess.

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Building Mix

  • 28% Pre War
  • 18% Walk-Up
  • 16% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 9% Luxury Highrise
  • 6% Post War
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Descriptions of 178 Thompson St

It's a neighborhood where haute international cuisine mingles with midnight munchies for delicious dining on every block, where leaf-lined strolls along storied sidewalks lead to notorious nightlife hotspots, where the aura of collegiate academia hovers over bohemian bacchanalias, where chic independent shops and cinemas satisfy the cravings of the avant-garde and the stylish. An eclectic neighborhood grown from immigrant roots, the Lower East Side supplies ample excitement around every corner whether you're grabbing coffee at one of its trendy cafes or partying scandalously until the break of dawn. Greenwich Village's ultra-convenient location is outshined by the eclectic mix of creative college students, purpose-driven professionals, and inquisitive visitors that frequent its cozy, tree-lined streets. Justin DiGiulio (Nov 2013)
A neighborhood girdled by galleries and theaters, serviced by sumptuous feasts of flavors and chic shops with the latest designs for dress or decor, elevated to exclusivity by notorious nightlife, rendered beautiful by concrete corners where lavish lofts lay high above cobblestoned cross streets. Aaron Kinney (May 2014)
~Reno ~Sunny ~Spacious ~Windows in both bedrooms ~Granite counter tops ~Stainless steel appliances ~Marble bath with tub ~Perfect for a share ~Voice Intercom ~Hardwood floors ~Located in the heart of Greenwich Village ~Few blocks from Subway ~Surrounded by restaurants, bars, and night life. Grace Fan (Jul 2013)
(Transportation, shopping, nightlife, restaurants etc Many train options only a short walk away, (1, C, E, N, B, D, F, M,6, N, R)The apartments itself has been recently updated with new Granite counter tops in the kitchen, along with stainless steel appliances, giving it a modern look. Jacob Siemiaszko (Oct 2013)
Ground floor walk-up building, kitchen with new appliances, granite counters and cherry wood cabinets, hardwood floors, open kitchen/living room, high ceilings, spacious layout, full bathroom with tub, heat and hot water included, pets ok upon approval. James Brennan (Feb 2014)
Coveted Location off Bleecker St 2 Blocks South of Washington Square Park Filled with Natural Light in Every Corner Separate Granite Kitchen with Stainless Steel Appliances Updated Marble Bath Oak Wood Floor Ample Space for all Your Furniture. Judy Ratemo (Feb 2014)
It is also conveniently located near many different subway stations (1/C/E/B/D/F/M/6 There is a laundromat and dry cleaners across the street, AND you have some of the best restaurants and eateries in Manhattan at your finger tips. Tony Yoon (Mar 2014)
Escaping from the formal grid structure that dominates north of 14th Street, wandering the streets of Greenwich Village makes you feel as though you've escaped from New York City into some small European city. Edward Conroy (Nov 2013)
No dull moment in this area Everything is near here Exotic restaurants, pharmacy, off broadway shows, colourful events with creative costumes, jazz blues, shops with unique items, dry cleaners and many more. Cristina Ramos (May 2014)
You will enjoy an abundance of shops, restaurants and entertainment not only from Greenwich Village but the surrounding areas as well like Soho, Tribeca and the Meatpacking District. Natasha R. Saunders (Feb 2014)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • R N Q Prince St (0.28 mi)
  • C E A Spring St (0.29 mi)
  • D F B M Broadway - Lafayette St (0.31 mi)
  • C E A D F B M W 4 St (0.32 mi)
  • C E A D F B M W 4 St (0.32 mi)

building details

Floors: 7
Units: 26
Floor area: 10524
Year built: 1900

Building Median Rents

2br: $3,299

Nearby Schools

  • High School M560 City As School
  • High school
  • 16 CLARKSON STREET
  • Chelsea Career And Technical Education High School
  • High school
  • 131 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS
  • Nycischool
  • High school
  • 131 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS
  • Harvey Milk High School
  • High school
  • 2-10 ASTOR PLACE
  • P.S. 003 Charrette School
  • Elementary
  • 490 HUDSON STREET
  • P.S. 041 Greenwich Village
  • Elementary
  • 116 WEST 11 STREET
  • Satellite Academy Hs At Forsythe Street
  • High school
  • 198 FORSYTH STREET
  • Cascades High School
  • High school
  • 198 FORSYTH STREET
  • P.S. 130 Hernando De Soto
  • Elementary
  • 143 BAXTER STREET
  • Legacy School For Integrated Studies
  • High school
  • 34 WEST 14 STREET
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