495 E 7TH ST 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 495 E 7th St

Just few short blocks to F/G trains at Church Ave and Ditmas Ave (F a short walk to Prospect Park, and near all amenities, including the renovated Foodtown offering gourmet and organic choices, Brancaccio's, the Library, and a plethora of culturally diverse restaurants on Church Ave, and Coney Island Ave. Djeams Paul (Sep 2014)
Co-Op Elevator Building with Hwd Flrs, Building with hardwood floors throughout, Laundry in building, Elevator building. Jorge Brown (Apr 2011)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • F Ditmas Av (0.52 mi)
  • B Q Cortelyou Rd (0.54 mi)
  • B Q Beverly Rd (0.58 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 85
Floor area: 84000
Year built: 1962

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. 217 Colonel David Marcus School
Elementary
1100 NEWKIRK AVENUE
P.S. K134
Elementary
4001 18 AVENUE
P.S. 245
Elementary
249 EAST 17TH STREET
P.S. 230 Doris L. Cohen
Elementary
1 ALBEMARLE 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. 130 The Parkside
Elementary
70 OCEAN PARKWAY
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