540 OCEAN PKWY in Kensington and Parkville

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

  • 28% Pre War
  • 19% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 9% Walk-Up
  • 8% Private House
  • 6% Post War
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Descriptions of 540 Ocean Pkwy

5 Bath on Ocean Pkwy hardwood floors dishwasher and outdoor space six closets living and dining room. Elevator and laundry. Zane Miller (Dec 2013)
Beautiful building with security cameras, elevator, laundry and super on site $1400/month. 5 Bath with Outdoor Patio on Ocean Pkwy in Kensington. Thomas Giannopoulos (Jul 2014)
One month real estate fee, one month rent and one month security. Laundry facilities on premises. Close to to F train. Small pet okay. Jeannette Batsikas (Aug 2014)
$175 additional for indoor parking with remote-entry garage. Laundry on the 1st floor. Elevator building. Randy Francis (Aug 2010)
Near shops, supermarkets, friendly and busy neighborhood. Steps to F train. Anna Maria Candraman (Jan 2014)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • F Ditmas Av (0.35 mi)
  • F 18 Av (0.45 mi)

building details

Floors: 6
Units: 114
Floor area: 130496
Year built: 1962

Building Median Rents

1br: $1,325
2br: $1,750

Nearby Schools

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