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.

Walk Score

HOMES FOR SALE IN OAKWOOD AND NEW DORP HEIGHTS

17 matches found

$700,000
457 Pendale Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 1
# of Bathrooms: 1
Square Footage: 1104
Year Built: 1957
Area: Oakwood
Description: Two family ranch home. Close to all transportation and shopping....
Listing Courtesy of Taranto Realty
Last Updated: October - 06 - 2022
$1,299,000
161 Adelaide Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Open House (10/08/2022 - 1:00 pm)
Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 4
Square Footage: 2680
Year Built: 2009
Area: Oakwood
Description: WELCOME HOME TO THIS 4 BEDROOM YOUNG CENTER HALL COLONIAL IN THE HIGHLY DE...
Listing Courtesy of Connie Profaci Realty
Last Updated: October - 05 - 2022
$1,200,000
39 Thomas Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 2184
Year Built: 1960
Area: Oakwood
Description: Beautiful 6/6 Two Family. Completely gut-renovated. High end kitchen & bath...
Listing Courtesy of Neuhaus Realty, Inc.
Last Updated: October - 04 - 2022
$869,000
23 Acorn Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 1176
Year Built: 1955
Area: Oakwood
Description: STEP INTO THIS AMAZING FULLY BRICK CAPE SITUATED IN STATEN ISLAND'S MOST S...
Listing Courtesy of Momentum Real Estate Group LLC
Last Updated: October - 04 - 2022
$709,000
545 Riga Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 1344
Year Built: 1975
Area: Oakwood
Description: Charming Is An Understatement For This Updated Semi-Attached Home In Oakwoo...
Listing Courtesy of RE/MAX Central
Last Updated: October - 03 - 2022
$758,000
340 Guyon Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 4
Square Footage: 2016
Year Built: 1989
Area: Oakwood
Description: Welcome to this beautiful multi-level, semi-attached, Single Family Home. S...
Listing Courtesy of Re/Max Edge
Last Updated: October - 02 - 2022
$1,629,000
44 Summit Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 2388
Year Built: 1935
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: This one of a kind 4 bedroom, 3 bath, detached colonial is situated on an e...
Listing Courtesy of DiTommaso Real Estate
Last Updated: September - 29 - 2022
$650,000
3033 Hylan Boulevard, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 1950
Year Built: 1986
Area: Oakwood
Description: LARGE BROADSIDE RAISED RANCH IN THE HEART OF OAKWOOD - CLOSE TO ALL BUSES,T...
Listing Courtesy of Robert DeFalco Realty, Inc.
Last Updated: September - 28 - 2022
$587,000
291 Fairbanks Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1170
Year Built: 1965
Area: Oakwood
Description: CENTRAL LOCATION, 1 FAMILY SEMI IN BEAUTIFUL OAKWOOD. THIS HOME OFFERS 3 BE...
Listing Courtesy of Robert DeFalco Realty, Inc.
Last Updated: September - 28 - 2022
$979,000
32 Ebony Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 2522
Year Built: 1955
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: Welcome to this unique tudor style cape on a 50X100 property. Beautiful yar...
Listing Courtesy of Supreme Home Sales, Inc.
Last Updated: September - 21 - 2022

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