260 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 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)
Washer/Dryer in Building, Great Live-In Super, Elevator Building, Well-maintained building with garage, In great neighborhood with all amenities including. 24 grocery stores (2 minutes to Food Town), Many restaurants, spas and more. F train Station is at corner of Ocean Pkwy and Ft. Simon Day (Nov 2012)
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)
Green trees line the street and the F and G trains are just a few blocks away. Wyatt Kostygan (Aug 2013)
Great cabinet space, quality closets, and an on-site laundry facility. Conveniently located near the M, F, G trains. Jeffrey Golding (Feb 2014)
Elevator, Live-in super, Easy street parking Utilities Included. Brian Yard (Dec 2012)
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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
1 ALBEMARLE ROAD
J.H.S. 062 Ditmas
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
700 CORTELYOU 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. 164 Caesar Rodney
Elementary
4211 14 AVENUE
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