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Dag Hammarskjold Tower, 240 East 47th Street

At The Southwest corner of Second Avenue   |    Turtle Bay/United Nations

Dag Hammarskjold Tower - 240 East 47th Street
92

Dag Hammarskjold Tower, 240 East 47th Street has received a CityRealty Rating of 92, 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

34
Out of 44
+
29
Out of 36
+
21
Out of 39
+
8
=
92
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:
Very Attractive 3 out of 3 points
Contextual Design:
No, but Very Good 3 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:
Not Allowed 2 out of 2 points
Free Standing:
Free Standing 2 out of 2 points
Gargoyles:
None 0 out of 2 points
Garden:
Attractive 2 out of 2 points
Fenestration:
Consistent 1 out of 1 points
Landmark:
No 0 out of 2 points
Unity:
Unified Design 1 out of 1 points
Illumination:
None 0 out of 1 points
Water Element:
Yes 1 out of 1 points

Location Rating: Points Breakdown

Street Ambience:
Very Attractive with Trees 4 out of 5 points
Distance To Neighborhood Center:
Less than 20 blocks 4 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:
More than 5 Short Blocks 0 out of 2 points
Firedepartment Noise:
No Noise 2 out of 2 points
Distance To Supermarket:
Less than 3 Short Blocks 2 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:
3-4 3 out of 5 points
Ceiling:
8-9 Feet 1 out of 4 points
Balconies:
Very Attractive 3 out of 3 points
Health Club:
Yes, with Swimming Pool 2 out of 2 points
Private Gardens:
None 0 out of 2 points
Storage Rooms:
Minimal 1 out of 2 points
Bay Windows:
Some 1 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:
Yes 1 out of 1 points
Unusual Layouts:
Some 1 out of 1 points
Prewar:
No 0 out of 1 points
Other Amenities:
Many 2 out of 2 points
  • #31 Rated condo in Manhattan
  • #7 Rated condo - Midtown
  • Size Starting From # avail
  • 2 Beds $1,530,000 3
  • 3 Beds $3,595,000 2
  • 4 Beds $3,900,000 1
  • Last updated May 31, 2016
$1,557 Avg. Price / Ft2
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  • Size Starting From # avail
  • 2 Beds $6,000 1
  • 4 Beds $17,000 1
  • Last updated May 31, 2016
$1,557 Avg. Price / Ft2
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$1,478 Avg. Price / Ft2
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Dag Hammarskjold Tower Overview

The Dag Hammarskjold Tower at 240 East 47th Street on the southwest corner of Second Avenue is a 43-story residential condominium tower that was built in 1984. 

It was designed by Gruzen & Partners for the R. H. Sanbar Group, which is based in Britain.

The tower has 133 apartments.

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Features & Amenities

  • Concierge
  • Hi Rise
  • Post War
  • Basement Storage
  • Central AC
  • Full Service Garage
  • Garden
  • Health Club
  • Pool
  • Roof Deck
  • Elevator
  • Children's Playroom
  • Lounge
  • Fitness Center
  • Bike Room

Pros

  • Concierge
  • Bicycle room
  • Health club
  • Handsome balconies
  • Garage
  • Proximity to the United Nations
  • Rooftop indoor pool

Cons

  • Second Avenue traffic
  • Mixed neighborhood
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Dag Hammarskjold Tower, 240 East 47th Street Alternate Addresses

  • 238-240 East 47 Street
  • 238 East 47 Street
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In the Neighborhood: What’s Available & Sales Stats

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  • 94 Available for Sale
  • $1,940 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $3,782,595 Avg. Price
  • $1,397,450 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive 50 United Nations Plaza Apt DPH4243 | $70,000,000
    Price / ft2 $7,214
  2. Least Expensive 205 East 45th Street Apt 1905 | $198,000
    Price / ft2 $283
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  • 83 Available for Rent
  • $66 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $5,965 Avg. Price
  • $3,950 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive Trump World Tower Apt 82B | $25,000
    Price / ft2 $105
  2. Least Expensive 240 East 46th Street Apt 2H | $2,150
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  • 188 Total Sales
  • $1,418 Avg. Price / Ft2
  • $1,684,158 Avg. Price
  • $983,915 Median Price
  1. Most Expensive 50 United Nations Plaza Apt PH36 | $19,500,000
    Price / ft2 $3,309
  2. Least Expensive Beekman East Apt 6H | $237,080
    Price / ft2 $557
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