87 Alta Ave, Yonkers, NY 10705
87 Alta Ave, Yonkers, NY 10705
87 Alta Ave, Yonkers, NY 10705

87 Alta Ave
Yonkers, NY 10705

Park Hill

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Welcome to the historic "Overcliff" AKA "The Castle of Park Hill". This massive American Shingle-style Victorian Mansion was built in 1892 as the residence of E. K. Martin, President of the American Real Estate company who developed Park Hill. Overcliff features 6 levels, over 31 rooms, 9 bedrooms, 6.5 bathrooms, 8 fireplaces & two 80' wrap-around porches with gorgeous views of the Hudson River! On an acre of land including a buildable lot on 34 Undercliff Ave. The main floor (Level 2) has 4 spacious rooms & kitchen. Levels 3 & 4 feature total of 8 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, a chapel, 2 central corridors, and 2 bonus rooms in the SW turret. The massive central tower continues up to levels 5 & 6 to including a large bedroom & an observatory with panoramic 360 views down to the Manhattan skyline. The ground level 1 includes a laundry room, workshop, a remodeled modern 1BR with full bathroom & kitchen plus a convertible space for additional living. Situated just 30 minutes from Grand Central.
Last check for updates: about 8 hours ago
Listing by: Exp Realty
Bryan P Dale
Source: OneKey™ MLS, MLS#H6101826

Home Details for 87 Alta Ave

Year Built
Porch & Patio

Interior Features

Interior Details
Basement: Finished,Full,Walk-Out Access
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 9Number of Bathrooms: 8Number of Bathrooms (full): 6Number of Bathrooms (half): 2
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 6000 Square Feet
Appliances & Utilities
Appliances: Dishwasher, Dryer, Freezer, Microwave, Refrigerator, WasherDishwasherDryerLaundry: In UnitMicrowaveRefrigeratorWasher
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Natural Gas,Hot WaterHas CoolingAir Conditioning: Window Unit(s)
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Flooring: HardwoodCommon Walls: No Common Walls
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Floors: Hardwood
Has a ViewView: Panoramic, Other, River, Water

Exterior Features

Exterior Home Features
Patio / Porch: Deck, Patio, PorchExterior: Balcony
Parking & Garage
Number of Garage Spaces: 4Has a GarageNo Attached GarageParking: Detached,4+ Car Detached,Driveway,Off Street
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Public Sewer

Days on Market

Days on Market: 180+

Property Information

Year Built
Year Built: 1892
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family ResidenceArchitecture: Victorian
Construction Materials: Stone, Shingle Siding
Property Information
Included in Sale: A/C Units, Alarm System, Craft/Table/Bench, Curtains/Drapes, Dishwasher, Dryer, Fireplace Equip, Freezer, Light Fixtures, Microwave, Refrigerator, Second Dishwasher, Second Stove, Stained Glass Window, Washer, Whirlpool TubParcel Number: 1800-001-000-00198-000-0081

Price & Status

Price Per Sqft: $215

Active Status

MLS Status: A


School Information
Elementary School: Yonkers Early Childhood AcademyElementary School District: YonkersJr High / Middle School: Yonkers Middle SchoolJr High / Middle School District: YonkersHigh School: Yonkers High SchoolHigh School District: Yonkers

Agent Information

Listing Agent
MLS/Source ID: H6101826


Community Features: Pool, Tennis Court(s), Park, Near Public TransportationNot Senior Community

Lot Information

Lot Area: 36808 Square Feet

Tax Information

Annual Tax Amount: $20,217Tax Map Number: 1800-001-000-00198-000-0081


Business Information
Owner Name: Tiktin


BasementAttic: Full, Pull Stairs, Walkup

Price History for 87 Alta Ave

Event DetailsPrice
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Price Trends

For homes in 10705
Typical home value
This home: $1,290,000 52% above
Typical Home Value by sqft
This home: $215 70% below
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Neighborhood Overview

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What Locals Say about Park Hill

At least 122 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 85%
    There are sidewalks
  • 77%
    It's dog friendly
  • 72%
    Car is needed
  • 66%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 64%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 64%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
  • 59%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 56%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 55%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 53%
    Parking is easy
  • 52%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 50%
    It's quiet
  • 46%
    There's wildlife
  • 45%
    Kids play outside
  • 28%
    Neighbors are friendly
  • 26%
    There are community events
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  • Trulia User
    "Working in NJ so Driving but it seems easy with all the buses and so close to the city. No traffic ."
  • Trulia User
    "Most holidays are celebrated in the community in general. Additionally the local community while being very neighborly is welcoming to those outside our community. . "
  • Trulia User
    "Park Hill is a typically suburban private area for you to walk your dog around. There are small areas you can walk your dog to and there is a large park just across the sawmill just clean up after your dog if they poop on someone’s lawn or sidewalk as a courtesy and a law. "
  • Trulia User
    "There are many families in my neighborhood. It is very diverse. Near all parkways. Access to nearby stores and parks. "
  • Trulia User
    "It is safe and neighbors are very pleasant . School buses are available and bus stops are close to home."
  • Trulia User
    "Lived here for 24yrs. Our neighbors are very nice and we all look out for each other. All the neighbors take care of their property. "
  • Trulia User
    "nice older neighborhood with many different types of families. beautiful old well maintained homes. very neat...but close to a kinda iffy area.... just a few blocks away. not the best schools locally"
  • Trulia User
    "Yonkers is up and coming. Riverdale is spreading north. Values and rents increasing. More restaurants and options."
  • Trulia User
    "Good family area. Close to parkways. Easy access to NYC. You see many types of animals such as deer, wild turkeys, the area is great for those that love cats and dogs."
  • Trulia User
    "I’ve been living here for in this neighborhood for one year and half and is a great place to raise kids and I love it Is very quiet and very happy to leave here me and my family"
  • Trulia User
    "it's close to highways and shopping but also feels like a suburb. it's safe, peaceful and beautiful. truly a gem in Yonkers!"
  • Trulia User
    "I've lived here for thirteen years and I love it. It's a community that is caring, supportive, neighborly and beautiful. It has history and charm. It's convenient to NYC by car and mass transit with short committee times. I love it here."
  • Trulia User
    "I've lived here 13 years and I love it. My neighbors are friends. We watch out for each other. The commute into the city is an easy drive. I feel comfortable here."
  • Trulia User
    "I love beauty of the area: rocky outcroppings, winding roads, charming homes, and a settled, historic feeling. Folks are really committed to the area and are very neighborly. Interesting and diverse community of artists, musicians, writers and a good mix of racial and sexual persuasions. A real oasis just outside NYC"
  • Trulia User
    "I lived in the are for nearly 3 years. Really peaceful neighborhood, lovely historical houses, and really nice neighbors."
  • Trulia User
    "It's quiet and nobody bothers u.its safe and well lit with street lights .parking available all the time. "

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87 Alta Ave, Yonkers, NY 10705 is a 9 bedroom, 8 bathroom, 6,000 sqft single-family home built in 1892. 87 Alta Ave is located in Park Hill, Yonkers. This property is currently available for sale and was listed by OneKey™ MLS on Mar 26, 2021. The MLS # for this home is MLS# H6101826.