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The Alden, 225 Central Park West

At The Northeast corner of West 82nd Street   |    Central Park West

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Key Details

  • Cooperative
  • Built in 1926
  • 250 Apartments
  • 15 Floors
  • Size From # avail
  • Studios $389,000 3
  • 1 Bed $925,000 1
  • 2 Beds $1,350,000 1
  • Last updated Aug 14, 2018
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  • Size Avg. Price # Sold
  • STUDIO $383,667 3
  • 1 BED $1,687,500 2
  • 4 BEDS $4,500,000 1
  • Avg. Price based on 6 closings during past 12 months Last updated Aug 19, 2018
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$1,195 Avg. Price / Ft2

Overview

80

The Alden, 225 Central Park West has received a CityRealty Rating of 80, based on:

 
Architecture

Anything above 30 is remarkable, from 20-29 is distinguished and from 11-19 is average, while below 11 is below average.

 
Location

Anything above 27 is remarkable, from 18-26 is distinguished and from 9-17 is average, while below 9 is below average.

 
Features

Anything above 22 is remarkable, from 16-21 is distinguished and from 9-15 is average, while below 9 is below average.

Rating Summary

26
Out of 44
+
32
Out of 36
+
12
Out of 39
+
10
=
80
Out of 119
 

Architecture Rating: Points Breakdown

Exterior:
Distinguished 6 out of 8 points
Retail Quality:
None 2 out of 5 points
Canopy Entrance:
Dramatic 3 out of 3 points
Alterations:
None 2 out of 2 points
Plaza Or Atrium:
None 0 out of 3 points
Contextual Design:
Yes and Good 2 out of 3 points
Skyline:
Highly Visible 2 out of 2 points
Local Visibility:
Highly Visible 2 out of 2 points
Watertank:
Attractively Enclosed 2 out of 2 points
Airconditioners:
Discrete 1 out of 2 points
Free Standing:
Corner 1 out of 2 points
Gargoyles:
None 0 out of 2 points
Garden:
None 0 out of 2 points
Fenestration:
Consistent 1 out of 1 points
Landmark:
Part of Historic District 1 out of 2 points
Unity:
Unified Design 1 out of 1 points
Illumination:
None 0 out of 1 points
Water Element:
None 0 out of 1 points

Location Rating: Points Breakdown

Street Ambience:
Outstanding 5 out of 5 points
Distance To Neighborhood Center:
Less than 10 blocks 5 out of 5 points
Views:
Dazzling 4 out of 4 points
Neighborhood Ambience:
Very Attractive 3 out of 3 points
Traffic Noise:
Considerable 1 out of 3 points
Protected Views:
Many 2 out of 2 points
Distance To Subway:
Less than 3 Short Blocks 2 out of 2 points
Firedepartment Noise:
No Noise 2 out of 2 points
Distance To Supermarket:
3-5 Short Blocks 1 out of 2 points
Distance To Park:
Less Than 3 Short Blocks 2 out of 2 points
Distance To Water:
3-6 Short Blocks 1 out of 2 points
Shopping:
5 or less Short Blocks 2 out of 2 points
Schools:
No Noise 1 out of 1 points
Noise From Nightlife:
None 1 out of 1 points

Features Rating: Points Breakdown

Lobby:
Quite Stylish 3 out of 5 points
Units Per Floor:
10-15 1 out of 5 points
Ceiling:
8-9 Feet 1 out of 4 points
Balconies:
None 0 out of 3 points
Health Club:
None 0 out of 2 points
Private Gardens:
None 0 out of 2 points
Storage Rooms:
Minimal 1 out of 2 points
Bay Windows:
None 0 out of 1 points
Fireplaces:
None 0 out of 1 points
Door Person:
None 0 out of 1 points
Concierge:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Elevator Person:
None 0 out of 1 points
Recreational Roof:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Driveway:
None 0 out of 1 points
Maids Room:
None 0 out of 1 points
Catering:
None 0 out of 1 points
Garage:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Mixed Use:
No 0 out of 1 points
Non Rectilinear Form:
No 0 out of 1 points
Unusual Layouts:
Some 1 out of 1 points
Prewar:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Other Amenities:
Some 1 out of 2 points
    How was this building rated?

    This very attractive 15-story building at 225 Central Park West sits on the north corner at 82nd Street, across from the Beresford. It was erected in 1926 by prolific designer Emery Roth, whose other buildings on Central Park West include the San Remo and the Beresford.

    It was developed by Bing & Bing.

    The building was converted to a co-operative in 1984 and has 250 apartments.

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    Nearby Subway Stations

    1. C
    2. B
    at Central Park West 0.12 miles
    1. 1
    at Broadway 0.45 miles

    Carter Horsley's Review

    The Alden, 225 Central Park West Carter Horsley's Building Review
    "This very attractive 15-story building at 225 Central Park West sits on the north corner at 82nd Street, across from the Beresford. It was erected in 1926 by prolific designer Emery Roth, whose other buildings on Central Park West include the San Remo and the Beresford." Read Carter's Full Review

    The pros & cons

    Pros
    • Spectacular Central Park views
    • One block from subway
    • One block from crosstown buses
    • Elegant, pre-World War I building with solid construction
    • Doorman
    • Very large garage
    • Extensively planted roof garden
    • Bike Room
    • Roof deck
    • Concierge
    • Across from Central Park
    • Large entrance marquee
    Cons
    • Many apartments
    • No health club
    • No balconies
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    The Alden, 225 Central Park West - 10 year Sales History

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    The Alden, 225 Central Park West 12 Month Sales Summary

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    Past 12 Months
    $1,504,333
    AVG Price, based on 6 Sales
     

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    The Alden, 225 Central Park West Alternate Addresses

    • 225 C P West
    • 225 Center Park Way

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    In the Neighborhood: What’s Available & Sales Stats

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    • 199 Available for Sale
    • $1,660 Avg. Price / Ft2
    • $3,071,440 Avg. Price
    • $1,699,000 Median Price
    1. Most Expensive 16 West 77th Street Apt PH | $22,500,000
    2. Least Expensive 46 West 71st Street Apt 2A | $275,000
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    • 30 Available for Rent
    • $74 Avg. Price / Ft2
    • $7,885 Avg. Price
    • $3,800 Median Price
    1. Most Expensive The Beresford Apt 4F | $24,500
      Price / ft2 $105
    2. Least Expensive 10 West 90th Street Apt 1 | $2,000
    Data is based on sales from past 12 months and only transactions for which we have approximate square footage information available are included above
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    • 248 Total Sales
    • $1,342 Avg. Price / Ft2
    • $2,584,687 Avg. Price
    • $1,470,000 Median Price
    1. Most Expensive The San Remo Apt 5C | $24,000,000
    2. Least Expensive 4 West 101st Street Apt 5 | $329,000

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