353 OCEAN AVE in Kensington and Parkville

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

  • 28% Pre War
  • 19% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 9% Walk-Up
  • 8% Private House
  • 6% Post War
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Descriptions of 353 Ocean Ave

Beautiful Recently Renovated Condo in elevator building with attended lobby, common lounge, intercom accesses for guess, laundry room in basement, live-in super, extra bike storage available, and Heating and Hot Water INCLUDED. Conveniently located near public transit, park, bars/nightlife, shopping, and restaurants. Angela Isibor (May 2013)
10 pm 5 nights a week (also takes packages during day, etc) bike storage available laundry in building Municipal parking available 2 blocks away for $50/month. Excellent neighbors) Superintendent acts as 'doorman' from 5pm. Alexa Henao (Jul 2010)
The combination of large prewar spaces and contemporary design, all while being across from Prospect Park and around the corner from the Q train. Equipped with elevator service, central laundry, bike storage room, residents outdoor patio, resident super, and even a part-time doorman. Solomon Ylyaguev (Jun 2014)
Also near tennis center 1/2 block from the Q train (excellent and reliable) (25 min from Times Sq 2 full newly renovated bathrooms. Great building (well maintained, majority of tenants are owners doorman 5pm. Rob Knafo (Jul 2010)
You are also near the S (shuttle train) which the next stop takes you to the Botanic Garden, Brooklyn Museum and more. You are also located STEPS away from supermarkets, excellent restaurants, sushi bars,24/7 fruit stands and many more. You will be living literally around the corner from Public Transportation (Q TRAIN) as well as PROSPECT PARK. Still contains all the original details and all the sexy character of a Pre-War building. Very well maintained Pre-War building with Very nice Spacious Elevator. Colby Fleury (May 2013)
Located a few blocks from Prospect Park this ideal location boasts hardwood floors and tons of natural light. Dmitry Yakhnis (Mar 2013)
1st month's rent, security deposit and last month's rent to move in. Ana Martinez (Jul 2010)

apartments in this building

Nearby Subway Stations

  • B Q Parkside Av (0.09 mi)
  • B Q Church Av (0.26 mi)
  • FS B Q Prospect Park (0.52 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 55
Floor area: 50567
Year built: 1930

Nearby Schools

High School For Service & Learning At Erasmus
High school
911 FLATBUSH AVENUE
High School For Youth And Community Development At
High school
911 FLATBUSH AVENUE
Academy Of Hospitality And Tourism
High school
911 FLATBUSH AVENUE
P.S. 249 The Caton
Elementary
18 MARLBOROUGH ROAD
Academy For College Preparation And Career Exploration
Secondary School
911 FLATBUSH AVENUE
Science, Technology And Research Early College Hig
Secondary School
911 FLATBUSH AVENUE
P.S. 092 Adrian Hegeman
Elementary
601 PARKSIDE AVENUE
P.S. 006
Elementary
43 SNYDER AVENUE
M.S. 002
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
655 PARKSIDE AVENUE
M.S. 246 Walt Whitman
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
72 VERONICA PLACE
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