638 East 2nd Street

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

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

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Descriptions of 638 East 2nd Street

One Block from Ditmas Avenue "F" Stop. Well Kept Elevator Pre-War Building. Super On Premises. Isaac Morgenstern (Oct 2013)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • F Ditmas Av (0.08 mi)
  • F 18 Av (0.39 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 30
Floor area: 40150
Year built: 1931

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