319 E 8TH ST in Kensington and Parkville

Kensington and Parkville

Quiet Families

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.

learn more about this neighborhood

#79Neighborhood popularity:

based on Naked Apartments searches

Building Mix

  • 28% Pre War
  • 19% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 9% Walk-Up
  • 8% Private House
  • 6% Post War
Legal Disclosure: Neighborhood descriptions and data are created exclusively by Naked Apartments without contributions or approval from the agents listed on this page.

Descriptions of 319 E 8th St

Right in the heart of the East Village and Constructed in 2001 this extremely well kept residence is just steps from all the action and downtowns finest amenities including bars, nightlife, whole foods, trader joes, and transportation. Dallas Mortensen (Feb 2013)
Located on a beautiful tree lined East Village Street it is just half a block away from Tompkins Square Park and 2 blocks away from the best neighborhood bars and restaurants in the city. Jon Kestenbaum (Apr 2012)
Located in the heart of he East village, you will not be closer to the amazing restaurants, unique boutiques and amazing nightlife that this amazing neighborhood has to offer. Jason Zwillman (Jun 2011)
I can tell you where to take your compost, community gardens, trash days, contractors, plumbers, electricians, and dog parks as well as groomers. A great location near restaurants, night life, movie theatre's, community gardens, shopping just out side your door. The ammenites in thse building include a rooftop deck, great for star gazing or just entertaining friends. Hilda Mateiro (Aug 2013)
Hardwood Floors, Spacious, Bright and with Great Street vie with Plenty of closets that ad up to the comfort and beautiful new Kitchen. Ardita Pazari (Sep 2013)
Big Windows, Patio, Super Bright, High Ceilings, Microwave and Dishwasher, Stainless steel appliances, Elevator and Laundry room. Rafael Barbosa (Mar 2013)
Features include roof deck, hardwood floors throughout, good closets, an abundance of natural light and pristine tile bath. Brendan Reichenbacher (Oct 2013)
New Construction Building, Laundry, Elevator, Air Condition, Dishwasher, Microwave, Access to Nearby Fitness Room, etc. Norris James (Mar 2011)
Terrific location and excellent East Village view gives one a definite feeling of being part of the NYC experience. Liraz Yosef (Jun 2014)
Not your typical layout, but individual space for every roommate and two outdoor spaces exclusive to you. Beth Gittleman (Mar 2013)

apartments in this building

Nearby Subway Stations

  • L 1 Av (0.42 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 15
Floor area: 18260
Year built: 2000

Nearby Schools

  • Tompkins Square Middle School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 600 EAST 6 STREET
  • Earth School
  • Elementary
  • 600 EAST 6 STREET
  • P.S. 064 Robert Simon
  • Elementary
  • 600 EAST 6 STREET
  • The Children's Workshop School
  • Elementary
  • 610 EAST 12 STREET
  • The East Village Community School
  • Elementary
  • 610 EAST 12 STREET
  • P.S. 015 Roberto Clemente
  • Elementary
  • 333 EAST 4 STREET
  • P.S. 034 Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • K-8
  • 730 EAST 12 STREET
  • East Side Community High School
  • Secondary School
  • 420 EAST 12 STREET
  • Neighborhood School
  • Elementary
  • 121 EAST 3 STREET
  • P.S. 063 William Mckinley
  • Elementary
  • 121 EAST 3 STREET