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New York New York 10031 United States of America

Listing # 135150

Rates From USD 2700 Monthly
Independent Scholar
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Last Updated: Thursday, December 5, 2019

Beautiful Garden Apartment with Outdoor Space and Washer/Dryer at Subway Station

Quiet brownstone townhouse located on a tree-lined street in the historic district of Hamilton Heights/Sugar Hill. Butterfly McQueen who played "Prissy" in "Gone With the Wind" lived in this townhouse while attending classes at City College. This beautiful one bedroom garden apartment has a private entrance. Its open floor plan includes a living room and office area with dining seating. The bathroom contains a deep seated bath tub, dual shower heads and specialty lighting over the sink. The hall opens to a large bedroom with large closets. This spacious apartment features hardwood floors, mint condition appliances, and glass tiles in the kitchen and bathroom. Located steps from the A- B-C-D subway entrance with easy transfer to the “1” train. The Bx19 and M3 buses are nearby. Drycleaners and a supermarket are within 1/2 block. Starbucks, Dunkin Donuts, a juice bar and other cafes and restaurants are a short walk away. Convenient to Walgreens, Rite Aid, Riverbank State Park and much more! City College of New York is within walking distance. Midtown Manhattan is 15 minutes or two subway stops away. We welcome long term stays to this home away from home retreat with onsite management!


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
775 Sq. Feet
Suited for
2 people
Property Type
Apartment or Condo


Available from Saturday, December 7, 2019 onward
Minimum Stay
6 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
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City New York
Postal Code - State or Province 10031 NY
Country United States of America
Neighborhood Keywords Sugar Hill/Hamilton Heights Historic District in West Harlem
Closest University City College CUNY, Columbia University, Hunter College Silberman, NYU West Village
University nearby CUNY Graduate Center, NYU, The New School, John Jay College, Fordham University

Rental Price:

USD 2700 Monthly

Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Near Shops
  • Walk To Campus
  • Urban Environment
  • Near Ocean/Lake
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Available for Long Term
  • Unfurnished
  • Off Campus
  • Architectural Gem
  • Available for Short Term
  • SemiFurnished
  • Writing or Country Retreat
  • Historical Home


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Stairs
  • TV
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Garden
  • Other:


Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

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I enjoy traveling and meeting new people from around the world. I'm active in my community and have provided quality housing for more than ten years. I strongly support environmental and food justice causes as well as lifelong learning. I have an advanced degree and many family members who are current or retired teachers, professors and administrators in the education field.

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