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Building: 1 West 126th Street

1 West 126th Street, New York, NY, 10027

48 units6 storiesBuilt in 1940
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1 West 126th Street is a landmark, and the first building in Harlem to go co-op. Situated on a prime corner off of Fifth Avenue in Mt. Morris Par, this pre-war, art deco building has a rich history. The building was once the former home of numerous African-American cultural icons and legends such as: Eartha Kitt, Billy Eckstine and Della Reese.

The building has an elevator, live-in super and laundry room on-site. 1 West 126th Street is an HDFC income restricted co-op.

Building description provided by Mable Ivory


StreetEasy Verified
  • cats
    Cats Only - No Dogs
Co-op Rules
  • Sublets Allowed
  • Live-in Super
  • NYC Storm Zone 6

Building Facts

Facts 48 units6 storiesBuilt in 1940
Building Class D4
District Community District 110City Council District 9Police Precinct 28
Floorplans 22 floorplans available
Documents and Permits 39 documents and permits
Sales Listings 1 active sale ($359,900 avg price)
1 in contract sale ($359,900 avg price)
21 previous sales ($357 per ft² avg, $279,108 avg price)
33 previous rentals ($23 per ft² avg, $1,579 avg price)
Owned by: 1 WEST 126TH STREET H
Architect: H.I. Feldman




  • 2 3 at 125th St 0.2 miles
  • 4 5 6 at 125th St 0.31 miles
  • 2 3 at 135th St 0.46 miles
  • 2 3 at 116th St 0.56 miles
  • A C B D at 125th St 0.61 miles
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District 05 - Schools zoned for this address:
P.S. 133 Fred R Moore (PK,0K,01,02,03,04,05,SE)
Disclaimer: School attendance zone boundaries are not guaranteed to be accurate – they are provided by a third party and subject to change. Check with the applicable school district prior to making a decision based on these boundaries.

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