488 OCEAN PKWY 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 488 Ocean Pkwy

This bright residence features 2 nice bathrooms with modern styling, bamboo flooring throughout, kitchen with stainless steel appliances (including a dishwasher and built-in microwave) and granite counters. Geneva Farrow (Aug 2014)
Pre-war building, Elevator, Lobby, Quiet building, Live-in super, Intercom, Laundry in building, Restaurants nearby, Tree-lined block, Quiet neighborhood, Shopping nearby. Michael Douglas (May 2013)
This stately pre-war building sits on picturesque Ocean Parkway, whose tree-lined greenway path leads to Prospect Park and Coney Island. Building features elevator, laundry room, and an on-site superintendent. Maxienne Brutus (Nov 2012)
Along with elevators and laundry facilities, the building has a live-in super and is pet friendly. Marchian SHAND - STANFORD (Aug 2014)
The bathroom features energy efficient appliances, Rain forest shower heads, and marble flooring. Steven Hanna (Sep 2013)
Looking for quality space in Kensington with an elevator at an affordable price. Additional features Prewar, Elevator, Dishwasher, Pets Accepted, Washer. ILIA FEDOROV (Mar 2012)
Convenient to the F train and the beautiful Brooklyn–Queens Greenway. Rashida McWilliams (Jul 2014)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • F Ditmas Av (0.33 mi)
  • F 18 Av (0.53 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 49
Floor area: 43116
Year built: 1958

Building Median Rents

2br: $2,475

Nearby Schools

J.H.S. 062 Ditmas
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
700 CORTELYOU ROAD
P.S. K134
Elementary
4001 18 AVENUE
P.S. 179 Kensington
Elementary
202 AVENUE C
P.S. 217 Colonel David Marcus School
Elementary
1100 NEWKIRK AVENUE
J.H.S. 223 The Montauk
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
4200 16 AVENUE
Urban Assembly School For Criminal Justice
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
4200 16 AVENUE
P.S. 139 Alexine A. Fenty
Elementary
330 RUGBY ROAD
P.S. 192 Brooklyn
K-8
4715 18 AVENUE
P.S. 164 Caesar Rodney
Elementary
4211 14 AVENUE
P.S. 230 Doris L. Cohen
Elementary
1 ALBEMARLE ROAD
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