1176 OCEAN AVE 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.

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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 1176 Ocean Ave

Convenient to everything this hot neighborhood has to offer including the subway just five blocks away (B, Q, and H All the shopping at Newkirk Plaza just 5 blocks away as well. Also just 4 blocks from the hip shops and restaurants of Cortelyou Rd and for the ridiculous price of $2400/month. Brian Bonner (Jul 2013)
The building comes with laundry and optional parking as it sits steps away from the train station and your basic everyday necessities. Kesler Sanon (May 2013)
Located in an elevator building with brand new stainless steel kitchen appliances and enough room for a dining room table. Sarah DeSocio (Apr 2013)
It has hardwood floors, good lighting and it is very close to the B, Q train stations. Faisal Mansur (Apr 2013)
Short walk to the B/Q trains for a quick commute. Andrew Smith (Jun 2014)
Laundry in Building. Shan Byas (Jan 2013)
Quiet neighborhood. Restaurants nearby. Renee Clarke (Oct 2012)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • B Q Newkirk Av (0.33 mi)
  • B Q Avenue H (0.37 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 43
Floor area: 45434
Year built: 1968

Building Median Rents

1br: $1,400

Nearby Schools

P.S. K315
Elementary
2310 GLENWOOD ROAD
School Of Science & Technology
Elementary
725 EAST 23 STREET
Midwood High School
High school
2839 BEDFORD AVENUE
Brooklyn College Academy
Secondary School
2900 BEDFORD AVENUE
P.S. 217 Colonel David Marcus School
Elementary
1100 NEWKIRK AVENUE
P.S. 269 Nostrand
Elementary
1957 NOSTRAND AVENUE
P.S. 139 Alexine A. Fenty
Elementary
330 RUGBY ROAD
P.S. 361
Early Childhood
3109 NEWKIRK AVENUE
J.H.S. 062 Ditmas
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
700 CORTELYOU ROAD
P.S. K134
Elementary
4001 18 AVENUE
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