717 AVENUE C 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.

learn more about this neighborhood

#79Neighborhood popularity:

based on Naked Apartments searches

Building Mix

  • 28% Pre War
  • 19% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 9% Walk-Up
  • 8% Private House
  • 6% Post War
Legal Disclosure: Neighborhood descriptions and data are created exclusively by Naked Apartments without contributions or approval from the agents listed on this page.

Descriptions of 717 Avenue C

Ave C east 7 th st, renopvated two bedrooms, lr, near all shopping, few min walk to cortelyou road resturants, cafe, green markets, near F, B, Q line, excellent for sharing. Rachel Siony (Jul 2013)

apartments in this building

Nearby Subway Stations

  • B Q Beverly Rd (0.53 mi)
  • B Q Cortelyou Rd (0.54 mi)
  • F Ditmas Av (0.58 mi)
  • G F Church Av (0.59 mi)

building details

Floors: 4
Units: 24
Floor area: 19200
Year built: 1923

Nearby Schools

J.H.S. 062 Ditmas
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
700 CORTELYOU ROAD
P.S. 179 Kensington
Elementary
202 AVENUE C
P.S. 139 Alexine A. Fenty
Elementary
330 RUGBY ROAD
P.S. 245
Elementary
249 EAST 17TH STREET
P.S. 230 Doris L. Cohen
Elementary
1 ALBEMARLE ROAD
P.S. 130 The Parkside
Elementary
70 OCEAN PARKWAY
P.S. 217 Colonel David Marcus School
Elementary
1100 NEWKIRK AVENUE
P.S. K134
Elementary
4001 18 AVENUE
P.S. 249 The Caton
Elementary
18 MARLBOROUGH ROAD
Urban Assembly School For Criminal Justice
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
4200 16 AVENUE
Feedback