170 E 4TH 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.

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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 170 E 4th St

Best selling building in Brooklyn Heated Indoor Pool and Hot Tub 5-Star Hotel-Style Concierge Sauna 24/7 Fitness Centers Massage/Yoga Room 400-Foot Pier and Esplanade 24/7 Doorman Childrens Playroom Outdoor Deck with Views Residents Lounge with Wet Bar Bicycle Storage On-Site Valet and Parking Screening Room 2 Restaurants IT doesn't stop there. The building was masterfully created by world renowned architect FX Fowle with interiors by Stephen Alton. Matthew Hars (Sep 2012)
Great Windsor Terrace/Kensington neighborhood, minutes to Prospect Park, close to restaurants and shopping, steps to the F train and easy access to Prospect Expy. Chauncey Palmer (Jun 2013)
Great cabinet and preparation space, Excellent closets space, Re-furbished floors through out, Laundry room on site and a stones throw away from express subway. Steven Hanna (Apr 2014)
Hardwood floors, separate and windowed kitchen, live-in super parking for an additional monthly fee and laundry in the building. Trains and buses are nearby for your commute to work and Prospect Park is only 4 blocks away for your weekends. Kamilah Cook (Jun 2013)
5 ba, steps from PROSPECT PARK S, hwd flrs, lots of natural light, close to restaurants/bars/nightlife, F and G train nearby. E. Kendall Vidal (Sep 2012)
Kensington is served by the NYC Subway's F and G trains, as well as several local and express bus lines to Manhattan. Brad Brown (Jan 2014)
Well-Lit Junior 4 In A Well Maintained Kensington Building, right next to the border with Windsor Terrace. Several short Blocks From Ft Hamilton Station Of The F G Trains. Oleg Polonsky (Oct 2013)
Gorgeous Tree Lined Quiet Block F Train @ Ft Hamilton, 1 Block Away Steps To The Historic Prospect Park. Jitender Singh (Jan 2014)
Features No Pets Allowed, Elevator, Live-in Super, Laundry in the Building, Parking Available. Elijah King Manna (Oct 2013)
Steps from ALL trendy shopping, bars/nightlife, convenience and TRAINS. Omar Dyer (Aug 2013)
East 4th Street, Kensington, Brooklyn General Information Category. Brandon Pena (Jan 2014)
Near transportation, retail shops, restaurants, schools and more. Shayla Austin (Mar 2014)
An outside Guarantor may be asked to provide additional security. BOB Shehu (Jun 2014)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • G F Fort Hamilton Pkwy (0.23 mi)
  • G F Church Av (0.31 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 71
Floor area: 62400
Year built: 1962

Building Median Rents

Studio: $1,375
1br: $1,550
2br: $2,007

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 130 The Parkside
  • Elementary
  • P.S. 230 Doris L. Cohen
  • Elementary
  • P.S. 179 Kensington
  • Elementary
  • 202 AVENUE C
  • P.S. 249 The Caton
  • Elementary
  • Magnet School For Science & Technology
  • Elementary
  • 1625 11 AVENUE
  • J.H.S. 062 Ditmas
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • P.S. 139 Alexine A. Fenty
  • Elementary
  • 330 RUGBY ROAD
  • P.S. 245
  • Elementary
  • 249 EAST 17TH STREET
  • West Brooklyn Community High School
  • High school
  • 1053 41ST STREET
  • P.S. 164 Caesar Rodney
  • Elementary
  • 4211 14 AVENUE