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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2 BOX BEDS | 1 BATH | Balcony | No pets please

This apartment takes up the WHOLE second floor of a two-family house. You will have your own private entrance into the apartment. Landlord lives on ground floor. Quiet family wants cordial, respectful tenants who pay on time and are friendly. The house is on one of those very quaint streets where neighbors watch out for each other. It is a complete dwelling where all the rooms have windows!

2 large bedrooms with multiple closets, both can fit a KING BED (one room slightly larger than the other and are on opposite corners of the apartment)
1 bathroom with both shower stall and tub bath
1 extra large living room for large furniture
1 full size kitchen
hardwood floors
small balcony for fresh air

no pets please


About the neighborhood: Kensington of the (F) and (G) Train at the Church Avenue Station. The (F) will take you into the city in less than half an hour. It is on a side street one block from Dahill Road. All amenities are in walking distance: gym, laundromat, large chain supermarket, smaller fresh produce stores, delis, ethnic foods, cafes, and bars. (Food: Japanese, Mexican, Chinese, Mediterranean, Halal, Thai). Easy to navigate and get out into other parts of Brooklyn and into Manhattan for work or school.

Landlord's approval for qualified applicants.

*note there is no gym amenity at the apartment. Cannot edit, however, Kensington Gym is less than 10 minutes away!

Apartment Details

$1,500, Two Bedrooms, 1.0 Bathroom

Last Updated Over 4 Years
Listed For Over 4 Years
Available Immediately
Pets: No Pets
  • Private House
  • Web ID: kensington
Balcony, Gym
Nearby Subway Stations
  • F G
    Church Av (0.3 mi)
  • F G
    Fort Hamilton Parkway (0.46 mi)
  • D
    9th Av (0.6 mi)
  • D
    Fort Hamilton Parkway (0.72 mi)
  • F
    Ditmas Av (0.77 mi)
  • D
    50th St (0.93 mi)
  • F G
    Prospect Park-15 St (0.94 mi)
  • B Q
    Beverly Rd (0.98 mi)
  • B Q
    Cortelyou Rd (1.05 mi)
  • B Q
    Church Av (1.06 mi)

$1,500Two Bedrooms