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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Kensington Brooklyn: 5th floor 2 bedroom with a gorgeous livingroom with 4 windows facing South for fantastic light, and 2 windows facing West with view to the Verrazzano. The apartment has all new floors with Walnut finish, an open kitchen at the far end of the livingroom with stainless appliances including dishwasher and electric stove, gleaming white cabinets and grey corian-style counters. The first bedroom is modest but has a nice sized mirrored closet, huge windows facing South, and sliding glass doors to the terrace facing West, overlooking Kensington. The terrace also connects to the 2nd bedroom, which is a similar size and also has a closet. The bathroom is bright and modern with brushed nickel finishes on the fixtures, and there is a coat closet at the entrance. The building has an elevator and laundry room, live in super, and updated boroque lobby; it's 5 blocks to the F train. Please call or email for more details; there are other units in the building available as well from 1-3 bedrooms. Tenant controlled heat and a/c, hot water is included though.

Apartment Details

$2,275, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom

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

Dishwasher, Elevator, Laundry Room, Terrace

Nearby Subway Stations
  • F
    Ditmas Av (0.26 mi)
  • F G
    Church Av (0.54 mi)
  • F
    18th Av (0.56 mi)
  • B Q
    Newkirk Av (0.57 mi)
  • B Q
    Cortelyou Rd (0.6 mi)
  • B Q
    Beverly Rd (0.72 mi)
  • B Q
    Av H (0.77 mi)
  • F
    Av I (0.84 mi)
  • F G
    Fort Hamilton Parkway (0.95 mi)
  • B Q
    Av J (1.02 mi)

$2,275Two Bedrooms