406 E 8TH ST 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 406 E 8th St

Easily accessible and self-sufficient, Park Slopes main avenues are filled with boutiques, restaurants, and bars serving a crowd that expects nothing less than the crme de la crme. Park Slope is an idyllic Brooklyn neighborhood complete with immaculately maintained brownstones and well-behaved children. Immaculately kept homes are available in this wonderful NYC neighborhood that's only 20 minutes to Manhattan. Princess Hall (Sep 2013)
Last, but not least, your furry lovers are welcome to live life happily ever after with you (with deposit) in this unique gem in an idyllic neighborhood close to the Q train. Melissa Dehncke McGill (Mar 2013)
Dishwasher, Hardwood, Renovated, Washer hard oak floor new renovation new kitchen and baths Diswasher washr dryer near shopping and transportation perfect share. Hisham Abul Fotouh (Feb 2013)
In addition, will be steps from some the best cafes and restaurants that Park Slope has to offer, as well as being only a short walk from the F, and G trains. Catch the Q or F train for quick transportation. Justin DiGiulio (Mar 2013)
Grab a bite at Madina Restaurant and Sweets, Moondos Grill, Old Brick Cafe, Denny's Bar and tons more. Walk to the Park or Catch the F, G or Q Trains. Laurie Nesbitt (Feb 2013)
BRIGHT and SPACIOUS Stainless steel appliances with Dishwasher Hardwood Floors Building Features. Quiet neighborhood Restaurants Nearby Near Subway F, Q Ditmasave and Courtelyou Rd. Elijah Callender (Mar 2013)
A Block away from the the trendy Cortelyou Street Strip. Dmitry Yakhnis (Mar 2013)

apartments in this building

Nearby Subway Stations

  • B Q Cortelyou Rd (0.52 mi)
  • B Q Beverly Rd (0.55 mi)
  • F Ditmas Av (0.55 mi)

building details

Floors: 2
Units: 2
Floor area: 2904
Year built: 1925

Nearby Subway Stations

  • B Q Cortelyou Rd (0.52 mi)
  • B Q Beverly Rd (0.55 mi)
  • F Ditmas Av (0.55 mi)

Nearby Schools

  • J.H.S. 062 Ditmas
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • P.S. 139 Alexine A. Fenty
  • Elementary
  • 330 RUGBY ROAD
  • P.S. 179 Kensington
  • Elementary
  • 202 AVENUE C
  • P.S. 217 Colonel David Marcus School
  • Elementary
  • P.S. K134
  • Elementary
  • 4001 18 AVENUE
  • P.S. 245
  • Elementary
  • 249 EAST 17TH STREET
  • P.S. 230 Doris L. Cohen
  • Elementary
  • Urban Assembly School For Criminal Justice
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 4200 16 AVENUE
  • P.S. 130 The Parkside
  • Elementary
  • J.H.S. 223 The Montauk
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 4200 16 AVENUE