147-149 West 123rd Street

147 W 123rd St Harlem, Manhattan, NY 10027

1/2 Baths
9,418 Sq. Ft.
$664 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.


The Harlem Properties Team at Compass presents the sale of the landmark structure that has housed Greater Metropolitan Baptist Church (GMBC) since 1985.

Originally built and dedicated in 1897/1898 as “St. Paul’s German Evangelical Lutheran Church”, this iconic structure has had a long and important history to the populations living around 125th Street from the late 1800s to present day.

The building was designed by two German architects, Ernest W. Schneider and Henry Herter, who broke from the popular


  • Decorative Mouldings
  • Walk Up
  • Northern Exposure
  • Southern Exposure
  • Eastern Exposure
  • Western Exposure
  • Chandeliers
  • Basement

Property Details for 147-149 West 123rd Street

Days on Market248
Taxes$2,140 / month
Minimum Down Payment100%
Total Rooms12.0
Compass TypeOther
MLS Type-
Year Built1910
Lot Size7,569 SF / 75' x 101'
CountyNew York County


147 W 123rd St

1 Units2 StoriesBuilt in 1910

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  1. John McGuinness

    Listing Agent



    P: 617.833.5668

  2. Simon McGown

    Listing Agent



    P: 936.462.0079

Building Information for 147-149 West 123rd Street

Stories2Residences1Year Built1910Lot Size7,569 SF / 75' x 101'Building Age-Building TypeDevelopment Site

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$2,140 per month

30 year fixed, 2.95% Interest

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Property History for 147 W 123rd St

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Oct 16, 2019

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Schools near 147-149 West 123rd Street

Future Leaders Institute Charter SchoolCharterK-80.1 mi
Ps 242 The Young Diplomats Magnet SchoolPublicPK-50.1 mi
Mt Pleasant Christian AcademyPrivatePK-120.2 mi
Success Academy Upper WestCharterK-70.3 mi

Future Leaders Institute Charter School

K-8, 0.1 mi, Charter


Ps 242 The Young Diplomats Magnet School

PK-5, 0.1 mi, Public


Mt Pleasant Christian Academy

PK-12, 0.2 mi, Private


Success Academy Upper West

K-7, 0.3 mi, Charter


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147-149 West 123rd Street is for sale in Harlem, Manhattan, NY 10027. This property was listed for sale on October 16, 2019 by Compass at $6,250,000. This listing's school district is Nyc Geog District # 3 - Manhattan. Nearby schools include Success Academy Upper West, The School At Columbia University and Success Academy Harlem 1. 147-149 West 123rd Street is a 0-bed, 1.5-bath, 9,418 sqft built in 1910. This address can also be written as 147 W 123rd St.

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