Kensington and Parkville


Kensington and Parkville is the area South of Prospect Park and the Greenwood Cemetery in central Brooklyn.

The neighborhood consists of a diverse mix of cultures and traditions. It is located west of Ditmars Park and Prospect Park South, south of Windsor Terrace, east of Borough Park, and north of Midwood.

The land now known as Kensington was first colonized by Dutch farmers in the 17th century and then re-settled by British colonists in 1737.

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Building Mix

  • 27% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 25% Pre War
  • 10% Walk-Up
  • 9% Elevator Building
  • 7% Private House

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- Spacious
- Elevator
- Lobby
- Common Space
- Brick Walls
- Ceiling fans
- Great layout
- Plenty of closets
- Brand new bathroom
- Laundry on lobby level
- Top 6th floor apt. in a friendly

- Tree-lined block
- Shopping nearby
- School nearby
- Restaurants nearby
- Quiet neighborhood
- Playground nearby
- Park nearby
- Near subway
- Near public transit
- Close to bars/nightlife
- Lots of natural light
- Lots of lighting

2 block walk to Prospect Park and tennis courts
One block to the library and Kensington stables

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Apartment Details

$1,600, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom

Last Updated Almost 3 Years
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Nearby Subway Stations
  • F G
    Fort Hamilton Parkway (0.17 mi)
  • F G
    Church Av (0.4 mi)
  • B Q
    Beverly Rd (0.62 mi)
  • B Q
    Church Av (0.65 mi)
  • B Q
    Cortelyou Rd (0.74 mi)
  • F
    Ditmas Av (0.85 mi)
  • F G
    Prospect Park-15 St (0.85 mi)
  • B Q
    Parkside Av (0.86 mi)
  • D
    9th Av (1.0 mi)
  • B Q
    Newkirk Av (1.1 mi)

$1,600One Bedroom