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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Apartment Details

$2,700, Two Bedrooms, 1.0 Bathroom

Last Updated Over 3 Years
Listed For Over 3 Years
Available Immediately
  • Web ID: 90140643
Backyard, Outdoor Space
Nearby Subway Stations
  • F
    Ditmas Av (0.41 mi)
  • B Q
    Newkirk Av (0.44 mi)
  • B Q
    Cortelyou Rd (0.47 mi)
  • B Q
    Beverly Rd (0.62 mi)
  • F G
    Church Av (0.62 mi)
  • F
    18th Av (0.64 mi)
  • B Q
    Av H (0.67 mi)
  • F
    Av I (0.9 mi)
  • F G
    Fort Hamilton Parkway (0.95 mi)
  • B Q
    Av J (0.96 mi)

$2,700Two Bedrooms