Building For Sale •  Hamilton Heights
Web ID # 730244 RLS


Tax: $1,049
Stories: 4
Total Rooms: 16

Building & Unit Features

  • Roof Deck
  • Fireplace
  • Balcony
  • Patio
  • Re-listed June 2019:

    4-Story XL Townhouse for sale in prime Hamilton Heights Historic District. Excellent overall condition. 50 ft. tall landmarked building with a total of approx. 5,184 SF. Unused additional FAR of approx. 1,435 SF.

    The building is built extra deep, at 72 ft. long on a 100 ft. lot, with a large patio backyard. Financials info available by request. All showings with 24-hour notice.

    The house is located at West 140th St. and Amsterdam Ave., in a picturesque Uptown neighborhood that was designed for fine country-home living. A favorite for its cool breezes and rolling hillscape, it received landmark status in 1974, and will forever remain a scenic low-rise district.

    The building can be converted to a single-family mansion. The current configuration is a residential quadplex. Theres a total of 8 bedrooms and 7 full bathrooms. The floorplans are generous and king-sized:

    Unit 1: 3-Bed / 2-Bath Duplex Apt.
    Unit 2: 2-Bed / 2-Bath Floor-through Apt.
    Unit 3: 1-Bed / 1-Bath Apt.
    Unit 4: 2-Bed / 2-Bath Floor-through Apt.

    All 4 units include:

    - In-unit Washer/Dryer.
    - Private outdoor space.
    - High ceilings and hardwood flooring.
    - Renovated kitchens and bathrooms, and abundant closet space.
    - 24 hour college campus and amenities, 24/7 stores open.
    - Extremely convenient location in the center of Uptown Manhattan.
    - Nearby Food Universe supermarket, Key Food supermarket, and Hamilton Meat Market.

    The house is across the street from the 10-block long campus of the City College of New York (CCNY). The beautiful St. Nicholas park is one block over, featuring ball courts, flat open terrain, and one of the best rabbit runs in NYC.

    471 West 140th St. was built in 1901, with an extra high-stoop leading to the 2nd level. The limestone base is fully encrusted, with bold, three-dimensional masonry. There is a unique carved head keystone above the 2nd floor entrance to the building. The huge curved projecting bays provide great views and extra space inside the house. The roof has a beautiful sheet metal cornice with swag and wreath embellishment.

    Protected by over 3,000 neo-gothic gargoyles, the buildings around here are actual products of the city, carved from the Manhattan schist stone they got during construction of the IRT subway line. The area is truly remarkable for any fan of architecture, enclave city planning, and green spaces.

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    Nearby Subways

    • 1 Broadway & 137th St (~0.24 mile)
    • A B C D Saint Nicholas Ave & 145th St (~0.26 mile)
    • B C Saint Nicholas Ave & 137th St (~0.26 mile)

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