483 Ocean Parkways

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

  • 27% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 25% Pre War
  • 10% Walk-Up
  • 9% Elevator Building
  • 7% Private House

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Descriptions of 483 Ocean Parkways

Pre-war building, Elevator, Live-in super, Quiet building, Multi-family, Spacious, Modern kitchen, Upgraded kitchen cabinets, Granite counters, Stainless steel appliances, Dishwasher, Vanity Modern, bathroom, Bamboo Hardwood floors, Upgraded windows, Lots of lighting, Recently renovated, Intercom, Ceiling fan, Radiator, Cable-ready, Laundry in building, Park nearby, Quiet neighborhood, Shopping nearby, Playground nearby. Shekera Mercer (Nov 2012)
Modern New Kitchen With Granite Counter Tops, Island and S/S Appliances 2 Full Modern Bathrooms Makes this Great For Shares or Family Large Bedrooms All Fit Queen Beds Easily with Closets and Natural Sunlight Located close to shops and Nightlife Steps To B-Q-F Trains. Located on pleasant and tree-lined Ocean Parkway – a designated landmark with grassy, pedestrian paths and bike lanes that is within walking distance of Prospect Park and the lively shopping and dining hub of Church Avenue. Steven Hanna (Aug 2014)
If that's too much, you can always step onto the terrace to take in a breath of fresh air or simply gaze at the scenic views offered by this tree-lined block or head up to the second level and take in the stream of sun that beams through the panoramic glass opening. Ebony McKewn (Sep 2014)
to either the Ditmas F Train or the Cortelyou Q Express Train, you will discover a developing neighborhood that's wonderfully diverse, a bit more residential, and a respite from the hectic, crowded streets of the more "prime" neighborhoods. Tim Krol (Dec 2012)
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. Dwight Green (Aug 2014)
Sunny All Day, Dining Alcove, Dishwasher, Elevator, Laundry Truly a winer building equipped with an elevator, laundry, virtual doorman, parking garage, modern lobby, and live-in super. Rami Avadi (Mar 2013)
All new renovations Absolutely beautiful Lots of light New kitchen New appliances Living room has access to terrace Large closets Great location next to the Q train must be qualified. Alexandra Aguirre (Nov 2012)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • F Ditmas Av (0.42 mi)
  • F 18 Av (0.59 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 63
Floor area: 48600
Year built: 1964

Building Median Rents

2br: $2,600
Studio: $1,725
1br: $2,050
4br: $3,800

Nearby Schools

J.H.S. 062 Ditmas
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
P.S. K134
4001 18 AVENUE
P.S. 179 Kensington
P.S. 217 Colonel David Marcus School
P.S. 139 Alexine A. Fenty
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. 192 Brooklyn
4715 18 AVENUE
P.S. 164 Caesar Rodney
4211 14 AVENUE
P.S. 245