609 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 609 Ocean Pkwy

Prewar walk-up building, great location, near transportation, close to stores, restaurants and the F train on 18th Ave. Chauncey Palmer (Aug 2013)
The building features a gym as well as a recreation room with a pool table, flat screen TV. Mary Cunneen (Nov 2013)
) Convenient to all the shopping and restaurants of Kensington's 18th Ave. Well maintained building with hardwood parquet floors throughout. Near both the F train and the B and Q trains. Jamaar Mapp (Sep 2013)
Lounge Area Gym Indoor Parking $200 Extra Common Roof Laundry Room. Hisham Abul Fotouh (Mar 2013)

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Nearby Subway Stations

  • F 18 Av (0.38 mi)
  • F Ditmas Av (0.42 mi)

building details

Floors: 2
Units: 2
Floor area: 3888
Year built: 1925

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. K134
  • Elementary
  • 4001 18 AVENUE
  • P.S. 217 Colonel David Marcus School
  • Elementary
  • 1100 NEWKIRK AVENUE
  • J.H.S. 062 Ditmas
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • 700 CORTELYOU ROAD
  • P.S. 192 Brooklyn
  • K-8
  • 4715 18 AVENUE
  • 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. 179 Kensington
  • Elementary
  • 202 AVENUE C
  • P.S. 139 Alexine A. Fenty
  • Elementary
  • 330 RUGBY ROAD
  • P.S. 164 Caesar Rodney
  • Elementary
  • 4211 14 AVENUE
  • P.S. 121 Nelson A. Rockefeller
  • K-8
  • 5301 20 AVENUE
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