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AMSTERDAM HOUSES/
AMSTERDAM ADDITION

Consolidated With: Amsterdam Houses, Harborview Houses
205 West 61st Street
New York, NY 10023
(212) 265-1803 Fax (212) 307-7034


Street Boundaries
61st Street/65th Street
Amsterdam Avenue/West End Avenue
Subway Lines
1 to 59th Street – walk north
A, B, C, D to 59th St. wlk. north
Bus Lines
M11 uptown on Amsterdam Ave. to 61st St. downtown on Columbus Ave. to 61st St.
M29 crosstown to Amsterdam Ave. and 59th St.
M104 to Amsterdam Ave., and 59th St.


SITE STATISTICS AND DESCRIPTION:
Amsterdam Houses has 13 buildings, some 6 and some 13-stories high on 9.49 -acres. The 1,080 apartment complex houses an estimated 2,382 persons. It was completed December 17, 1948 and is bordered by West 61st and West 64th Streets, from Amsterdam Avenue to West End Avenue in Manhattan.

Amsterdam Addition is a 27-story building with 175 apartments housing an estimated 345 persons. Completed January 31, 1974, the complex is on .83 -acres in Manhattan and located between West 64th and West 65th Streets from Amsterdam to West End Avenues.