597 Ocean Parkways

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 597 Ocean Parkways

Kitchen includes granite counter tops, abundance of oak-paneled soft close cabinet space, GE profile appliances, including chefs gas range, large refrigerator with drop in Freezer, dishwasher, washer/dryer hookup ( with d available at $50 per month The building features a large fitness center, roof top terrace with jaw-dropping 360 degree views of Brooklyn as well as a separate laundry facility, rec room available with shared outdoor space and BBQ Grill. Chris Shiamili (Jul 2014)
Brooklyn most luxurious building, two bedrooms, two bathrooms, living room, balcony, cathedral ceiling, very modern kitchen, stainless steel top of the line appliances, granite counter tops, dish washer, cable ready, video intercom, roof top access with most amazing view, Laundry, gym, walk to f train twenty miniatures to Manhattan,5 min walk to food co-op near park shopping cafe. Rachel Siony (Sep 2012)
Very Well Maintained Condo Hardwood Floors Throughout High Ceilings Recessed Lighting Video Intercom System HUGE Living Room 2 Separate Bedrooms Walk in Closets Floor To Ceiling Windows FULL Modern Bathroom Modern Open Kitchen Island, Breakfast Bar, Granite Countertops Dishwasher W/D Hook Up Hidden Speakers All Throughout. Gillian Mckenzie (Mar 2013)
Quiet building, Roof deck, Elevator, Laundry room, Luxury building, New construction, Roof access, Gym in building, Lobby, Video intercom, Laundry hookups, Easy street parking, Restaurants nearby, Shopping nearby, Quiet neighborhood, School nearby, Tree-lined block. Jason Lewis (Oct 2012)
New Gourmet Kitchen Stainless Steel Appliances including Dishwasher and Sub-Zero Refrigerator Granite Countertops Washer/Dryer Hook-Up Cable-Ready with Built-In Sound Free Storage Pristine Modern Bath Gorgeous Elevator Building Features. Arlene Waye (May 2014)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • F 18 Av (0.46 mi)
  • F Ditmas Av (0.48 mi)

building details

Floors: 8
Units: 57
Floor area: 45120
Year built: 2008

Building Median Rents

2br: $2,725
1br: $2,250

Nearby Schools

P.S. K134
4001 18 AVENUE
P.S. 217 Colonel David Marcus School
J.H.S. 062 Ditmas
Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
P.S. 179 Kensington
P.S. 192 Brooklyn
4715 18 AVENUE
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. 139 Alexine A. Fenty
P.S. 164 Caesar Rodney
4211 14 AVENUE
P.S. 121 Nelson A. Rockefeller
5301 20 AVENUE