102 Albemarle Road

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

  • 27% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 25% Pre War
  • 10% Walk-Up
  • 9% Elevator Building
  • 7% Private House

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Descriptions of 102 Albemarle Road

Prewar elevator building with laundry, great location bordering Kensington, Borough Park and Windsor Terrace, minutes to Prospect Park, close to restaurants and shopping, steps to the F train and easy access to Prospect Expy. Chauncey Palmer (Apr 2014)
Easy access to Park Slope, Prospect Park, Shopping, Restaurants and Bars, Pre-war building, Lobby, Live-in super, Intercom, Laundry in building, Easy street parking, Off-street parking, Shopping nearby, School nearby. Simon Day (May 2012)
Across from Train, Ground level of a prewar building, Elevator access and laundry downstairs, Located across the street from neighborhood supermarket and train stop, creating a high-traffic environment. Michael Facey (Mar 2011)
Known for it's safety, Kensington is the perfect residential neighborhood for those who want a chance to retreat from the craziness of the city, while still living in right in Brooklyn. Scott Powers (Sep 2014)
Lovely Kensington neighborhood offers a supermarket across the street from your building, a wide variety of shops just a block away and playing fields within a short walking distance. Anthony Robustelli (Dec 2012)
Exposed brick, dishwasher, cherry-finished cabinets, marble counter top in the kitchen, washer/dryer in the basement, plenty of light, closets in both bedrooms AND in the living room. Tucker Wheatley (Jun 2014)
First Month, Last Month And Security Deposit To Move In, Voice Intercom, Elevator In Bldg, Near To Laundry, Near To Restaurants, Near To Transportation, Steps From Train. Andre Alleyne (Mar 2014)
No Pets Allowed Elevator Live-in Super Newly Renovated Building Hardwood Floor Laundry in the Building Near Park Near Subway(s) Heat+Hot Water Included New Appliances. Joe Cruz (Jan 2013)
This neighborhood's Victorian mansions and quiet side streets evoke a pastoral charm, but its commercial corridors remind you that you've made it to the 21st century. Ed Hassan (Feb 2013)
Totally renovated throughout featuring hardwood floors, an open chefs kitchen with granite counters and stainless appliances, three large bedrooms, and a roof deck. Winston Maragh (Apr 2013)
Step outside your front door and find grocery stores, shops, and the F and G trains, so your commute to Manhattan or Queens will be a piece of cake. Alissa Chikeles (Nov 2013)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • G F Church Av (0.06 mi)
  • G F Fort Hamilton Pkwy (0.48 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 45
Floor area: 51000
Year built: 1939

Building Median Rents

2br: $2,173
4br: $2,645
3br: $2,650

Nearby Schools

P.S. 230 Doris L. Cohen
P.S. 130 The Parkside
P.S. 179 Kensington
P.S. 164 Caesar Rodney
4211 14 AVENUE
J.H.S. 062 Ditmas
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
West Brooklyn Community High School
High school
1053 41ST STREET
Urban Assembly School For Criminal Justice
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
4200 16 AVENUE
J.H.S. 223 The Montauk
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
4200 16 AVENUE
P.S. 249 The Caton
P.S. 139 Alexine A. Fenty