249 OCEAN PKWY 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 249 Ocean Pkwy

This bright residence features a nice bathroom with modern styling, bamboo flooring throughout, plenty of closet space, a kitchen equipped with stainless steel appliances (including a dishwasher and built-in microwave) granite counters and a little eating nook. Looking for quality space in Kensington with an elevator at an affordable price. Super spacious, modern and completely remodeled. Alex Robayo (Jan 2014)
This stately pre-war building sits on picturesque Ocean Parkway, whose tree-lined greenway path leads to Prospect Park and Coney Island. Building features elevator, laundry room, and an on-site superintendent. Dining, shopping, and the F/G trains are all nearby on Church Avenue. Christopher Duran (Jan 2013)
this landlord does not allow guarantors or cosigners, no extra security to make up for bad credit, etc. The building is well maintained with a small elevator, live-in super, and laundry room. 12% broker fee, 1st month rent and 1 month security due at lease signing. Liam Mccarthy (Apr 2013)
Green trees line the street and the F and G trains are just a few blocks away. Natasha Rubirosa (Aug 2013)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • G F Church Av (0.42 mi)
  • G F Fort Hamilton Pkwy (0.52 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 41
Floor area: 38190
Year built: 1921

Nearby Schools

P.S. 179 Kensington
Elementary
202 AVENUE C
J.H.S. 062 Ditmas
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
700 CORTELYOU ROAD
P.S. 230 Doris L. Cohen
Elementary
1 ALBEMARLE ROAD
P.S. 130 The Parkside
Elementary
70 OCEAN PARKWAY
P.S. 139 Alexine A. Fenty
Elementary
330 RUGBY ROAD
P.S. 245
Elementary
249 EAST 17TH STREET
P.S. 249 The Caton
Elementary
18 MARLBOROUGH ROAD
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. 217 Colonel David Marcus School
Elementary
1100 NEWKIRK AVENUE
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