Kensington and Parkville

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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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Ocean Parkway between Beverly Road and Avenue C: Rare 2 bedroom garden apartment in a limestone townhouse on Ocean Parkway. The livingroom is about 12x16 with 2 windows facing North, coffered ceilings and original hardwood floors. The front bedroom is about 12x14 with a huge bay window facing Ocean Parkway, and the back bedroom is about 7x10 with a small closet, and would be great as a child's room or office since it faces the backyard. The full bathroom has been renovated since these pics were taken 2 years ago, and there is a large eat-in kitchen in good condition with a dishwasher, and the backyard is about 16 x 12 and is completely private. There is additional storage available at the entrance and a small portion of the basement, and there is laundry for the building in the basement as well. Pet friendly, available June 1.

$2,200Two Bedrooms

Apartment Details

Web ID: 1671061
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1.0
Square ft: 800
Listed for: ~ 3 Years
Last updated: ~ 3 Years
Available: Immediately
Building: Townhouse
Pets: Pets must be approved
Backyard, Dishwasher, Laundry Room, Storage Room
Nearby Subway Stations
  • G F Church Av (0.49 mi)
  • F Ditmas Av (0.5 mi)