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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$799,000
441 Flint Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Open House (04/14/2024 - 12:00 pm)
Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1704
Year Built: 1925
Area: Oakwood
Description: Welcome to your dream home in Oakwood Heights! This fully detached colonial...
Listing Courtesy of Hometime Estates LLC
Last Updated: April - 14 - 2024
$719,000
1917 N Railroad Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1600
Year Built: 1975
Area: Oakwood
Description: Welcome to this charming semi-attached single-family home in Oakwood Height...
Listing Courtesy of American Homes Group
Last Updated: April - 14 - 2024
$839,500
53 Windemere Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Open House (04/14/2024 - 12:00 pm)
Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 4
Square Footage: 1536
Year Built: 2024
Area: Oakwood
Description: Welcome to beautiful semi-attached single-family home in the heart of Oakwo...
Listing Courtesy of Robert DeFalco Realty, Inc.
Last Updated: April - 14 - 2024
$1,199,500
55 Windemere Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Open House (04/14/2024 - 12:00 pm)
Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 2277
Year Built: 2024
Area: Oakwood
Description: Welcome to beautiful semi-attached 2-family home in the heart of Oakwood. T...
Listing Courtesy of Homes R Us Realty of NY, Inc.
Last Updated: April - 14 - 2024
$738,999
16 Peter Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Open House (04/14/2024 - 12:00 pm)
Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1248
Year Built: 1955
Area: Oakwood
Description: PRIME LOCATION IN OAKWOOD SECTION OF STATEN ISLAND, ON A QUIET STREET. 3 BE...
Listing Courtesy of M Donato & Co. Real Estate
Last Updated: April - 09 - 2024
$799,000
218 Montreal Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Open House (04/14/2024 - 12:00 pm)
Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 2
# of Bathrooms: 1
Square Footage: 1072
Year Built: 1955
Area: Oakwood
Description: Beautiful custom renovated ranch in the desirable area of Oakwood. This sin...
Listing Courtesy of Casandra Properties, Inc
Last Updated: April - 08 - 2024
$625,000
132 Dalton Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1292
Year Built: 1960
Area: Oakwood
Description: Discover practical comfort and captivating features in this charming 3-bedr...
Listing Courtesy of Ozana Realty Group
Last Updated: April - 08 - 2024
$765,000
281 Riedel Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 4
Square Footage: 1320
Year Built: 2004
Area: Oakwood
Description: Just move right in. Beautiful center hall colonial semi house with lots of ...
Listing Courtesy of Robert DeFalco Realty, Inc.
Last Updated: April - 02 - 2024
$728,000
359 Peter Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 960
Year Built: 1960
Area: Oakwood
Description: Welcome to this fully detached single-family home in the heart of Oakwood! ...
Listing Courtesy of Momentum Real Estate LLC
Last Updated: March - 29 - 2024
$749,000
24 Barbara Street, Staten Island, NY 10306
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Property Type: Residential
# of Bedrooms: 3
# of Bathrooms: 2
Square Footage: 1500
Year Built: 1960
Area: Oakwood - New Dorp Heights
Description: Large Semi in Great location. Updated kitchen & baths ,3 bedrooms large s...
Listing Courtesy of Homefinders of SI Inc.
Last Updated: March - 28 - 2024

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