260 OCEAN PKWY 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 260 Ocean Pkwy

Still close to Prospect Park this vibrant neighborhood offers virtually every food of the world, easy commute to Manhattan, quiet tree lined blocks and much more. Evgeny Pyatibratov (Jun 2013)
A gem in a gem of a Brooklyn neighborhood, bordering Ditmas Park, Prospect Park (the Tennis Center restaurants, Subway (F, B and Q trains. Elevator Building with Laundry, Bicycle Room and Storage. Folson Cadet (Sep 2012)
Easy street parking This advertisement was placed by a Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, licensed in the State of New York. Christine Coley (Dec 2012)
4th floor (ELEVATOR Newly renovated kitchen (New Appliances Charming Bathroom with Jacuzzi. 24 grocery stores (2 minutes to Food Town 2 min to Rite Aid pharmacy. Hamilton Station F train Station is at corner of Ocean Pkwy and Ft. Jason Lewis (Nov 2012)
Spacious 3 Separate Bedrooms New Appliances Hardwood Floors Building Features. Laundry in Building Heat and Hot water inlcuded Jacuzzi Tub. Quiet neighborhood Restaurants Nearby Near Subway F. Elijah Callender (Nov 2012)
Great cabinet space, quality closets, and an on-site laundry facility. Conveniently located near the M, F, G trains. Jeffrey Golding (Feb 2014)
CO-Op elevator building, will do short term. David Lovelace (Jun 2013)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • G F Church Av (0.35 mi)
  • F Ditmas Av (0.53 mi)
  • G F Fort Hamilton Pkwy (0.55 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 77
Floor area: 86946
Year built: 1930

Building Median Rents

3br: $2,600
2br: $2,500

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 179 Kensington
  • Elementary
  • 202 AVENUE C
  • P.S. 230 Doris L. Cohen
  • Elementary
  • J.H.S. 062 Ditmas
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • P.S. 130 The Parkside
  • Elementary
  • P.S. 139 Alexine A. Fenty
  • Elementary
  • 330 RUGBY ROAD
  • P.S. 245
  • Elementary
  • 249 EAST 17TH STREET
  • P.S. 249 The Caton
  • Elementary
  • 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. 164 Caesar Rodney
  • Elementary
  • 4211 14 AVENUE