Grasmere

Few neighborhoods in Staten Island give unparalleled access to the Staten Island Expressway and the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge as the neighborhood of Grasmere. Located within the island's East Shore, Grasmere is great for not only car commuters, but for train commuters, as well, thanks to the Grasmere station along the Staten Island Railway. 

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Grasmere Neighborhood Summary

Ease of commuting isn't Grasmere's only desirable feature. It's also home to Brady's Pond Park, one of Staten Island's most elite communities.

There are a wide variety of housing styles currently on the real estate market in Grasmere at a range of prices from more luxurious options near Brady's Pond to afford single-family and units in condominium communities. Come experience the convenience and quiet charm of Grasmere today.

History of Grasmere

The neighborhood was named Grasmere by Roderick Cameron during the mid-1800s after the bucolic lakeside village in England that bears the same name. Since its development during the 19th century, Grasmere remains a unique area on Staten Island, one more reminiscent of the country than the city.

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Grasmere's Nearby Neighborhoods

Concord Dongan Hills Fort Wadsworth
Rosebank South Beach

Grasmere's Nearby Amenities

In addition to Grasmere Lake and Brady's Pond, there's also Cameron Pond situated within the neighborhood. Grasmere's main business district exists along Hylan Boulevard, which connects the neighborhood to neighboring towns like Concord, Old Town, and Dongan Hills. Along Hylan, you'll find restaurants, grocery stores, banks, and other services. Grasmere is also close to Bay Street businesses, the South Beach boardwalk, and the Fort Wadsworth historical site. School-age children can attend school within Grasmere from elementary through high school, and private Catholic schools are located in nearby Concord and other surrounding neighborhoods.

Grasmere Schools

At the end of 2013, the New York Public Library opened the Grasmere branch on South Street, a true educational boon to the neighborhood and welcome addition to the community. There are also a number of public schools near Grasmere, including PS 44 and PS 22 Graniteville, as well as daycare centers and preschools. Numerous businesses are located throughout the neighborhood, but the majority of retail amenities and services are situated on Richmond Avenue, Forest Avenue, and South Avenue.

Transportation in Grasmere

It's easy to access both public transportation as well as major roadways from Grasmere. With the Staten Island Expressway serving as the neighborhood's northern border, drivers can access the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in just a matter of minutes. They can also take the Expressway to the bridges to New Jersey. If drivers prefer to take the ferry to Brooklyn, the St. George Ferry Terminal is less than 10 minutes away. The Staten Island Railway stops at the Grasmere station, and the Old Town station is just south of Grasmere. Local and express buses serve the area via Hylan Boulevard, Clove Road, and Steuben Street.

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Grasmere Real Estate

Average Home Statistics
3 Beds
3 Baths
1,806 Sqft
1975 Built
Average Home Prices
Low $379k Avg $741k High $1.4M
Home Price / Sq. Ft
Low $265 Avg $419 High $564

Current Listings in Grasmere

19137h-the Most Convenient Location, 5 Mins To ...

Photo of Listing #1126975

$1,390,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 6 Baths
  • 2,464 ft²

Residential

12 Vista Pl, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1126975

19137h-the Most Convenient Location, 5 Mins To Vz Bridge. Few Minutes To Buses S79, S93, S52, S78, X1. X2, X3, X9. Short Distance To Stores And Restaurants. This Custom Built Home Has 3 Car Driveway. Large Building Size 45x44, 6 Zone Steam Heat, Hardwood Fl...

Beautiful Fully Detached Single Family Luxury H...

Photo of Listing #1125438

$1,199,000 Active

  • 6 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 2,600 ft²

Residential

70 Pouch Ter, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1125438

Beautiful Fully Detached Single Family Luxury Home Located On Top Of The Hills In Grasmere, Short Drive To Brooklyn, Short Walk To S52.s79 And Express Buses. Great Area With Terrace View On All 3 Levels Of The Home, Also With The Verrazzano Bridge View In F...

18584h-area, Area, Area! 1 Family Detached Home...

REDUCED 1% Photo of Listing #1122509

$979,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 2,066 ft²

Residential

255 N Railroad Ave, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1122509

18584h-area, Area, Area! 1 Family Detached Home Close To Train And Verrazano Bridge. This Is Not A Driveby! Home Was Completely Renovated In 2006. 5 Bedrooms, 4 Baths, Finished Basement W/access To Resort Backyard. Home Features Kitchen W/island, Granite Co...

Welcome To This All Brick Center Hall Colonial ...

Photo of Listing #1126647

$969,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 4 Baths
  • 2,376 ft²

Residential

118 Leslie Ave, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1126647

Welcome To This All Brick Center Hall Colonial In Desirable Grasemere On Dead End Street. Conveniently Located To All Transportation, Express Buses, Schools, Restaurants, Parks, And Shopping. Level 1 Features: Living Room And Family Room With A Dual Gas Fir...