608 E 2ND 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 608 E 2nd St

The F train runs along the western part of the neighborhood with stops at Fort Hamilton Parkway, Ditmas Avenue, and 18th Avenue. Neighborhood. Nina Morrow (Jun 2011)
Laundromats, delis, pharmacies, restaurant are all walking distance. F Train is a block away. Carmela Palmer (Jun 2012)
Quiet neighborhood, School nearby, Restaurants nearby. Jamie Warndahl (Jun 2012)
BF, security, 1st month, $40 credit check fee. close to F train at Ditmas Ave. Tiffany C (May 2011)

apartments in this building

Nearby Subway Stations

  • F Ditmas Av (0.06 mi)
  • F 18 Av (0.45 mi)
  • G F Church Av (0.56 mi)

building details

Floors: 2
Units: 4
Floor area: 3120
Year built: 1930

Nearby Schools

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. 179 Kensington
Elementary
202 AVENUE C
J.H.S. 062 Ditmas
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
700 CORTELYOU ROAD
P.S. K134
Elementary
4001 18 AVENUE
P.S. 164 Caesar Rodney
Elementary
4211 14 AVENUE
P.S. 192 Brooklyn
K-8
4715 18 AVENUE
P.S. 217 Colonel David Marcus School
Elementary
1100 NEWKIRK AVENUE
P.S. 230 Doris L. Cohen
Elementary
1 ALBEMARLE ROAD
P.S. 139 Alexine A. Fenty
Elementary
330 RUGBY ROAD
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