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
1,945 Sqft
1971 Built
Average Home Prices
Low $189k Avg $877k High $2.2M
Home Price / Sq. Ft
Low $291 Avg $454 High $811

Current Listings in Grasmere

Welcome Home To A Most Beautiful English Tudor ...

Photo of Listing #1145470

$2,195,000 Acceptance

  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,705 ft²


78 Windermere Rd, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1145470

Welcome Home To A Most Beautiful English Tudor Home Set Atop Your Nearly 1/2 Acre Private Landscaped Gardens, With Guest House, Heated In-ground Pool & Four-car Garage, Conveniently Located Only 9.5 Miles To Downtown Manhattan & Wall Street.this Beautiful E...

Own Your Dream Home With Over 5700 Sf Of Living...

Photo of Listing #1147450

$1,950,000 Active

  • 4 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 5,733 ft²


636 West Fingerboard Rd, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1147450

Own Your Dream Home With Over 5700 Sf Of Living Space. This All-brick, Stately Center Hall Colonial Is Located Just Minutes From The Verrazano Bridge In The Beautiful Grasmere Section Of Staten Island. This Home Was Designed And Built Using Only The Finest...

Newly Renovated Modern Center Hall Colonial Sit...

REDUCED 3% Photo of Listing #1148864

$1,839,000 Active

  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 3,366 ft²


40 Beverly Road, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1148864

Newly Renovated Modern Center Hall Colonial Situated On A Picturesque Tree Lined Street In Grasmere W/ Lake Privileges. This Home Offers 5 Bedrooms ,5 Baths With 3 Levels Of Luxury Living. The Open Floor Plan Features A Two-story Foyer With Floating Stairca...

Most Desirable Grasmere Location Offers This Se...

Photo of Listing #1149135

$1,490,000 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,744 ft²


29 Leslie Ave, Staten Island, NY

MLS® #1149135

Most Desirable Grasmere Location Offers This Sensational 1family Mediterranean Style Detached Home, With Garage, And A Huge 8000 Sq Ft Lot, On A Quiet Non-through Street. Magnificent Front Grounds W/beautiful Views Of The Atlantic Highlands & An Extraordina...