318 Ditmas Avenue

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 318 Ditmas Avenue

This neighborhood's Victorian mansions and quiet side streets evoke a pastoral charm, but its commercial corridors remind you that you've made it to the 21st century. There's a central Brooklyn neighborhood where you can hitch up your horse at an early 1900s barn. Luckily, its shops (and Manhattan) aren't difficult to access thanks to the F train. Marvin Worrell (Jul 2013)
Great location near the F train, fast commute to NYC, steps to Ditmas Ave restaurants, shops, laundry, etc. Chauncey Palmer (Aug 2014)
Very close to transportation (F Train shopping, restaurants entertainment, parks and more. It has plenty of closets and hardwood floors throughout, along with video security. It has a large multi-level backyard where your pet (upon approval) can roam. Charles Olson (May 2013)
Shopping nearby, Restaurants nearby, Quiet neighborhood, Great Neighborhood. Edwin Onuoha (Aug 2014)
1st month's rent, security deposit and broker's fee to move in. Ana Martinez (Jul 2010)
Near public transportation, this space will rent quickly. ILIA FEDOROV (Jul 2013)
It's just a couple blocks away from the F train station. Cindy "Khane" Morris (May 2014)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • F Ditmas Av (0.2 mi)
  • F 18 Av (0.42 mi)

building details

Floors: 3
Units: 6
Floor area: 5200
Year built: 1931

Building Median Rents

2br: $1,900

Nearby Schools

P.S. K134
4001 18 AVENUE
J.H.S. 062 Ditmas
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
P.S. 179 Kensington
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. 217 Colonel David Marcus School
P.S. 192 Brooklyn
4715 18 AVENUE
P.S. 164 Caesar Rodney
4211 14 AVENUE
P.S. 139 Alexine A. Fenty
P.S. 230 Doris L. Cohen