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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Kensington and Parkville map

Building Mix

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

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Size: 1BR
1 Month Fee, Cats OK, Elevator, Laundry

Caton Avenue at East 8th Street - Low floor - 1/2 flight up
Extra Large 1 Bedroom
Large Eat-in Kitchen
Large Entry Foyer - perfect for Office Space
14 X 18 Corner Living Room
12 x 20 Bedroom with 3 windows
Enormous and Plentiful Closet Space
Great overall lighting throughout with great views of the neighborhood
Laundry and Super on premises
Cats okay

Rental Details:
1st month rent, 2 MONTH'S SECURITY and 1 month broker fee (Full security returned if apartment is vacated in decent condition).

Apartment Details

$1,700, 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom

Last Updated ~ 3 Years
Listed For ~ 3 Years
Available Immediately


Nearby Subway Stations
  • F G
    Fort Hamilton Parkway (0.17 mi)
  • F G
    Church Av (0.48 mi)
  • B Q
    Beverly Rd (0.55 mi)
  • B Q
    Church Av (0.56 mi)
  • B Q
    Cortelyou Rd (0.69 mi)
  • B Q
    Parkside Av (0.77 mi)
  • F G
    Prospect Park-15 St (0.86 mi)
  • F
    Ditmas Av (0.9 mi)
  • B Q
    Newkirk Av (1.07 mi)
  • B Q S
    Prospect Park (1.08 mi)

$1,700One Bedroom