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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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.

Apartment Details

$2,200, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

Last Updated Over 3 Years
Listed For Over 3 Years
Available Immediately

Backyard, Dishwasher, Laundry Room, Storage Room

Nearby Subway Stations
  • F G
    Church Av (0.35 mi)
  • B Q
    Cortelyou Rd (0.48 mi)
  • F
    Ditmas Av (0.49 mi)
  • B Q
    Beverly Rd (0.5 mi)
  • F G
    Fort Hamilton Parkway (0.61 mi)
  • B Q
    Newkirk Av (0.7 mi)
  • B Q
    Church Av (0.76 mi)
  • F
    18th Av (0.89 mi)
  • B Q
    Av H (1.0 mi)
  • B Q
    Parkside Av (1.08 mi)

$2,200Two Bedrooms