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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Dahill Road at Albemarle Road: Gut renovated 1 bedroom with bamboo floors, an original decorative fireplace, open but separated kitchen on the 2nd floor of a gorgeous pre-war elevator building with live-in super, nice laundry room, and beautiful lobby steps to the F/G at Church Avenue (Albemarle Road entrance). The livingroom has 2 large windows facing East facing an alcove of the building and is approximately 12 x 18, and there is a window in the kitchen as well which has stainless appliances including d/w and micro, and a nice light granite counter. There is a large coat closet in the entrance foyer, and a tiny linen closet next to the marble floor tiled bathroom with subway tile walls and kohler fixtures. The bedroom is about 12 x 16 with a closet, and faces South for good light. Close to Steeplechase Coffee, Brancaccio's Food Shop and Hamiltons, and steps to the neighborhood supermarket, Foodtown.

Apartment Details

$1,995, 1 Bedroom, 1.0 Bathroom

Last Updated ~ 3 Years
Listed For ~ 3 Years
Available Immediately
Pets: Large Dogs & Cats
  • Pre War
  • 650 sq. ft.
  • Web ID: 2254973
Dishwasher, Elevator, Fireplace, Laundry Room, On-site super, Storage Room
Nearby Subway Stations
  • F G
    Church Av (0.2 mi)
  • F G
    Fort Hamilton Parkway (0.43 mi)
  • F
    Ditmas Av (0.7 mi)
  • D
    9th Av (0.7 mi)
  • D
    Fort Hamilton Parkway (0.77 mi)
  • B Q
    Beverly Rd (0.88 mi)
  • B Q
    Cortelyou Rd (0.95 mi)
  • D
    50th St (0.95 mi)
  • B Q
    Church Av (0.98 mi)
  • F G
    Prospect Park-15 St (0.98 mi)

$1,995One Bedroom