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

  • 27% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 25% Pre War
  • 10% Walk-Up
  • 9% Elevator Building
  • 7% Private House

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Ocean Parkway at Caton Avenue: Rare! 2 bed + dining area + balcony in a gorgeous pre-war elevator building with laundry room, landscaped front yard and live-in super 3 blocks from Prospect Park and 2 blocks to the F/G at Fort Hamilton Parkway.

The apartment has an 8 x 13 foyer with a huge closet and opens to a 13 x 20 livingroom facing East with a door to the 4 x 12 balcony facing Ocean Parkway. There is a step-up 7.5 x 11 dining area, and a separate galley kitchen with wood cabinets, all new appliances including microwave and dishwasher, and tile floors.

The master bedroom is 13 x 16.5 with 2 exposures and 2 closets. There is a full bathroom + linen closet off the hall, and the smaller bedroom is still large at 9 x 14 with another large closet. Good credit and income a must but guarantors ok, up to 2 cats ok, sorry; no dogs.

$2,400Two Bedrooms + Extra Room

Apartment Details

Web ID: 3438310
Bedrooms: 2.5
Bathrooms: 1.0
Square ft: 1200
Listed for: Over 2 Years
Last updated: Over 2 Years
Available: Immediately
Building: Pre War
Pets: Cats Only
Balcony, Dishwasher, Elevator, Laundry Room, On-site super
Nearby Subway Stations
  • G F Fort Hamilton Pkwy (0.26 mi)
  • G F Church Av (0.44 mi)