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Building: 340 West 55th Street

340 West 55th Street, New York, NY, 10019
56 units11 storiesBuilt in 1925

Building Description

The Sherwood, at 340 West 55th Street between 8th and 9th Avenues, is located on one of the best tree lined residential blocks in Midtown West neighborhood of Clinton. With 56 units and 11 stories, The Sherwood was built in 1925 and has an architectural blend of stone, brick and handsome Venetian-style balconies which make it a unique stand-out on this quiet block.

The building is owned by 340 Owners Corporation and was converted in 1982. The Sherwood has a part-time doorman and a live-in super. The many amenities in this building include basement storage, laundry room, a roof garden for shareholders, and a health club. Pied-à-terres are allowed as well as pets. Financing is 75% and there is a 2% flip tax paid by the seller.

The excellent location of The Sherwood allows easy access to transportation, great restaurants, shopping and services. In addition, Central Park, Columbus Circle, the Time Warner Center, and the Theater District are only minutes away.

Building Description Provided by D. Ashley Lonsdale

Building Amenities

  • Doorman
  • Elevator
  • Laundry in Building
  • Live-in Super
  • Pets Allowed
  • Pied-à-terre allowed

Building Facts

Facts 56 units11 storiesBuilt in 1925
Building Class D4
District Community District 104City Council District 3Police Precinct 18
Floorplans 20 floorplans available
Documents and Permits 75 documents and permits
35 previous sales ($824 per ft² avg, $896,771 avg price)
Rentals Listings 1 active rental ($3,250 avg price)
8 previous rentals ($43 per ft² avg, $4,235 avg price)
Owned by: 340 OWNERS CORP

Rentals - 1 active

3 rooms, 1 bed
1 bath, 1 half bath


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