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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Listing ID: 146317
Street View:
Once considered part of Flatbush, Kensington is one of the best examples of a melting pot in New York City. Real estate in Kensington consists of two-and three family homes, Luxurious apartment buildings and high-rise apartment buildings along Ocean Parkway and Coney Island Ave. The area is less expensive than surrounding neighborhoods. A major attraction for people who are looking for an alternative to Park Slope, Kensington is popular for its low prices, diversity, and safety.

Apartment Description:
- Multi-family
- New appliances
- Modern kitchen
- Modern bathroom
- Hardwood floors
- Large windows
- Lots of natural light
- Intercom
- Lots of lighting
- Cable-ready
- Laundromat nearby
- Restaurants nearby
- Shopping nearby
- Near public transit
- Park nearby
- Quiet neighborhood
- School nearby
- Tree-lined block
- Near subway
- Playground nearby

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Apartment Details

$2,295, Two Bedrooms, 1.0 Bathroom

Last Updated Over 3 Years
Listed For Over 3 Years
Available Immediately
Pets: Approved Pets Only
  • Web ID: 146317EH
Nearby Subway Stations
  • F G
    Fort Hamilton Parkway (0.37 mi)
  • B Q
    Beverly Rd (0.42 mi)
  • F G
    Church Av (0.43 mi)
  • B Q
    Cortelyou Rd (0.52 mi)
  • B Q
    Church Av (0.55 mi)
  • F
    Ditmas Av (0.75 mi)
  • B Q
    Parkside Av (0.83 mi)
  • B Q
    Newkirk Av (0.87 mi)
  • F G
    Prospect Park-15 St (1.05 mi)
  • D
    9th Av (1.17 mi)

$2,295Two Bedrooms