514 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 514 Ocean Pkwy

on Ocean Pkwy and Ditmas, close to the F/Q train lines, and within walking distance to the hip Cortelyou Rd, where you will find the Food Coop, along with an array of cafes, low key dining, and bars. The 6-story post-war elevator building offers on-site laundry, parking garage, a live in super, and a very welcoming lobby. Near F Train Rated one of the safest neighborhoods in Brooklyn, Kensington welcomes you with a warm smile. Solomon Ylyaguev (Sep 2014)
Beautiful all white kitchen with dishwasher and ceramic tile make cooking a breeze and if you son't want to cook you're only a few blocks from the great restaurants, bars and cafes on Cortelyou Rd. Anthony Robustelli (Dec 2012)
Live-in super, Brick, Lobby, Intercom, Laundry in building, Outdoor parking lot, Off-street parking, Easy street parking, Quiet neighborhood, Restaurants nearby. Duane Hailey Sr (Mar 2013)
Elevator building with laundry, Close to restaurants, shops and transportation, 1st month's rent, security deposit and last month's rent. Ana Martinez (Jul 2010)
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, on-site superintendent, and garage parking for an additional fee. Christopher Duran (Nov 2012)
Easy Access To Prospect Park, F Train 30 Minutes Commute To The City And All Your Other Amenities Close By. Maureen Andrews (Nov 2010)
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Nearby Subway Stations

  • F Ditmas Av (0.35 mi)
  • F 18 Av (0.48 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 74
Floor area: 64800
Year built: 1962

Building Median Rents

1br: $1,500

Nearby Schools

J.H.S. 062 Ditmas
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
700 CORTELYOU ROAD
P.S. K134
Elementary
4001 18 AVENUE
P.S. 217 Colonel David Marcus School
Elementary
1100 NEWKIRK AVENUE
P.S. 179 Kensington
Elementary
202 AVENUE C
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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