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.

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HOMES FOR SALE IN OAKWOOD AND NEW DORP HEIGHTS

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$609,000
409 Riedel Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1120
Year Built: 1975
Area: Oakwood
Description: 3 bedroom semi with extra large yard in the heart of Oakwood. Hardwood floo...
Listing Courtesy of Compass Realty Central Inc.
Last Updated: October - 18 - 2021
$950,000
414 Medina Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 5
Square Footage: 2160
Year Built: 2008
Area: Oakwood
Description: Prime Oakwood Location! This move in ready - single family detached home bo...
Listing Courtesy of Homelister Inc.
Last Updated: October - 18 - 2021
$674,888
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 4
Square Footage: 1825
Year Built: 1997
Area: Oakwood
Description: GORGEOUS YOUNG HOME IN EXCELLENT MOVE IN CONDITION FULLY UPGRADED THRU OUT....
Listing Courtesy of Homes R Us Realty of NY, Inc.
Last Updated: October - 18 - 2021
$699,000
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1195
Year Built: 1955
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: Check out this lovely cape nestled in New Dorp heights. Situated on a 50x10...
Listing Courtesy of Coldwell Banker Advantage
Last Updated: October - 17 - 2021
$799,000
203 Chesterton Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 1346
Year Built: 1970
Area: Oakwood
Listing Courtesy of Momentum Real Estate Group LLC
Last Updated: October - 16 - 2021
$424,900
22 Francine Court, A, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 2
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1265
Year Built: 1988
Area: Oakwood
Description: Beautiful 2 bedroom townhouse. Great location. Close to trains, buses, & s...
Listing Courtesy of Toscana Property LLC
Last Updated: October - 14 - 2021
$624,000
70 Park Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1156
Year Built: 1965
Area: Oakwood
Description: MOVE RIGHT IN TO THIS IMMACULATE 3 BEDROOM , 1.5 BATHROOM HOME CENTRALLY LO...
Listing Courtesy of Robert DeFalco Realty, Inc.
Last Updated: October - 14 - 2021
$749,000
567 Falcon Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 4
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1600
Year Built: 1964
Area: Oakwood
Listing Courtesy of Precious Properties Corp.
Last Updated: October - 13 - 2021
$679,000
237 Fairbanks Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 960
Year Built: 1965
Area: Oakwood
Description: The Impeccable ranch located on 237 Fairbanks Ave is looking for a new owne...
Listing Courtesy of Staten Island Homes 4 Sale, LLC
Last Updated: October - 11 - 2021
$889,000
501 Oak Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 5
# of Bathrooms: 3
Square Footage: 2000
Year Built: 1960
Area: Oakwood
Description: Come check out this well maintained large single family home located in the...
Listing Courtesy of Exit Realty Top Properties
Last Updated: October - 11 - 2021

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