717 AVENUE C 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 717 Avenue C

This is a walk up apartments building sitting in the Kensington and Parkville towering at 4 stories, with 19200 square feet of floor area in its 24 units. It was built in 1923.

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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
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