Kensington and Parkville


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 Ditmas Avenue: Beautiful 2 bedroom apartment in the rear of the building (no Ocean Parkway street noise) with a huge set of windows in the livingroom facing East with great light, separate windowed kitchen with granite counters and floors, stainless appliances including dishwasher and microwave and white cabinets, 2 fairly equal corner bedrooms with large closets, and a full bathroom with marble tile floors, subway tile walls and Kohler fixtures. There are bamboo floors throughout, and the building is a lovely post-war elevator building with laundry room, a nice live-in super and parking available (possibly wait list) in the garage.

$2,500Two Bedrooms

Apartment Details

Web ID: 1545431
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1.0
Square ft: 1000
Listed for: ~ 3 Years
Last updated: ~ 3 Years
Available: Immediately
Building: Post War
Pets: Pets Allowed
Dishwasher, Elevator, Garage, Laundry Room, On-site super, Parking
Nearby Subway Stations
  • F Ditmas Av (0.42 mi)
  • F 18 Av (0.59 mi)