Oakwood

Homes in Oakwood

HISTORY

French merchants were the first recorded Europeans here in Oakwood, in 1675 Jacques Guyon received a grant of 200 acres of land from the local governor.  A year later a survey was noted to have a house on the land granted to Guyon. Years passed and his land formed into a neighborhood. Guyon Ave is a main Road which runs from Mill Road to Amboy Road in the town of Oakwood. The Oakwood Park Hotel once stood on the site where the Oakwood Shopping center now is on Clark Avenue and Amboy Road.  A small hub in Oakwood is known for having some of the most charming streets on Staten Island. Many of the streets to the right and left of Guyon Avenue between South Railroad Avenue and Hylan Blvd are simply beautiful. The surrounding aesthetic setting has distinctive well cared for homes with character, impeccable landscaping and mature trees.

HOUSES

The following property types of homes and styles of homes can be found in Oakwood Staten Island New York.  If you were  searching for a home for sale in Staten Island New York these are the types of homes you would find especially in Oakwood. One and Two Family Detached and semi attached and attached homes, Condos. Oakwood home styles are: Colonial, Hi Ranch, low Ranch, Raised Ranch, Broadside Ranch, Cape, Victorian, contemporary, multi-level, and townhouse, Garden and Tudor.

PARKS

Captain Roald Amundsen Plaza located at Amboy Road near Clark Ave and Ridel Street.  (Amundsen Circle 1890- Est.) Named after a Norwegian Explorer. The nearby Greenbelt woods located along Ridel Avenue has a 4/12 mile trail. Occasionally found there are concrete artifacts from homes that were once in the area when it was still very rural. Pieces of the great depression such as bricks, chimneys and foundations are known to have been seen there.

Clawson playground connected and adjacent to the PS 50 school yard on Adelaide Avenue. This neighborhood park has a baseball field, Basket Ball Courts and a small play unit for younger children located behind the school. Neighborhood residents enjoy the recreation facilities of this park, there is also a unique outdoor classroom at this location.

SCHOOLS

Private and Public schools are in Oakwood Staten Island 10306. Please check with the NYC Board of education. To find public schools in Oakwood  you can check here (NYC Board of Education)

Some private schools in the area are:

Monsignor Farrell High School: 2900 Amboy Road Staten Island NY 10306.

Saint Charles School: 200 Penn Avenue, Staten Island NY 10306.

Oakwood Heights Church Nursery School: 574 Falcon Ave 10306.

RESTAURANTS

Canlon’s Restaurant (Traditional American), La Fontana (Italian), Justino’s Pizzeria, Ambrosino’s (Italian)

STORES

Some stores and places for business are: Novell’s Pork Store and catering, Benjamin Moore Paints, Richmond Dry Cleaners, Angel Tips Nail Spa, Richmond Discount Liquors, Cards for Less, Staten Island Bank & Trust, The Guyon Market.

HOUSES OF WORSHIP

Oakwood Heights Community Church

Saint Charles Catholic Church

Grace Bible Church

POINTS OF INTEREST

The Oakwood Beach Water Pollution Control Plant at 751 Mill Rd Staten Island, NY 10306 receives all of Staten Island’s waste on a daily basis then transfers it to landfills out-of-state.

TRANSPORTATION

Oakwood Heights Train Station located at Guyon Avenue and Railroad Avenue.  Local buses S57, S76, S78, S79, S86. Express Buses X1/X4/X5/X7/X8.

NEIGHBORING TOWNS

New Dorp, Lighthouse Hill, Bay Terrace, Richmond Town.

Real Estate Market Stats

Zillow Home Value Index: $499,300

Home Size in Square Feet

Year Built

Local National
Zillow Home Value Index $499,300 $213,100
Median Single Family Home Value $499,600 $211,000
Percent Homes Decreasing 6.5% 23.9%
Median List Price Per Sq Ft $364 $129
Median Sale Price 39 228,200
Property Tax $3,556 $2,147
Turnover (Sold Within Last Yr.) 2.3% 2.9%
1-Yr. Change 6.8% 8%

Walk Score

HOMES FOR SALE IN OAKWOOD AND NEW DORP HEIGHTS

17 matches found

$1,175,000
34 Beach Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 5
# of Bathrooms: 4
Square Footage: 4352
Year Built: 1925
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: LOOK NO FURTHER! THIS IS AN AMAZING, BEAUTIFUL CUSTOM COLONIAL TWO FAMILY I...
Last Updated: May - 24 - 2018
$459,000
401 Mill Road, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1530
Year Built: 1945
Area: Oakwood
Description: GREAT LOCATION. LARGE PROPERTY. CLOSE TO ALL. HOUSE RENOVATED IN 2013. WIND...
Last Updated: May - 23 - 2018
$459,000
307 Chesterton Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1152
Year Built: 1970
Area: Oakwood
Description: Corner property semi, on well kept quiet block near dead end. Spacious rear...
Last Updated: May - 23 - 2018
$709,000
3078 Richmond Road, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 4
Square Footage: 1824
Year Built: 2000
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: WELCOME TO THIS BEAUTIFUL 2 FAMILY SEMI ATTACHED ALL BRICK COLONIAL IN DESI...
Last Updated: May - 22 - 2018
$575,000
Front
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 1
Square Footage: 1088
Year Built: 1945
Area: Oakwood
Description: LOCATION * LOCATION * LOCATION...This lovely three bedroom detached home is...
Last Updated: May - 21 - 2018
$829,000
89 Tarring Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 2785
Year Built: 1980
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: 18260H-One of a kind, contemporary 4 bedroom/ 3 bath home in the heart of O...
Last Updated: May - 17 - 2018
$1,299,000
135 Oak Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 4
Square Footage: 3400
Year Built: 2013
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: IMPECABLE CUSTOM CENTER HALL COLONIAL WITH BRAND NEW KITCHEN AND APPLIANCES...
Last Updated: May - 17 - 2018
$874,999
Broadside Colonial with built-in garage
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 2378
Year Built: 1967
Area: Oakwood
Description: A rare find ideally located on a magnificent treelined street of quiet sere...
Last Updated: May - 15 - 2018
$899,900
49 Windemere Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 2040
Year Built: 1975
Area: Oakwood
Description: IMMACULATE DETACHED 2 FAMILY HI-RANCH HOME FEATURES UPDATED KITCHEN: MAPLE ...
Last Updated: May - 14 - 2018
$775,288
3020 Amboy Road, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 5
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 2080
Year Built: 1935
Area: Oakwood
Description: Excellent opportunity to purchase a legal 2 family home on a corner lot. En...
Last Updated: May - 11 - 2018

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