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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18th Avenue at East 8th Street: Newly renovated junior 1 bedroom with a nice corner kitchen with dishwasher, nice wood cabinets and faux granite counters off an approximately 14x12 livingroom. There is a small coat closet in the entrance hall, and a fully renovated bathroom with cream/tan tiles and white sink/vanity. The bedroom is about 10x12, and also features a large closet and the same North views facing 18th Avenue, which is residential in this part of Kensington. The building has a laundry room and superintendent, and is about the same distance from the F at 18th Avenue and the B/Q at Newkirk. No Fee if you have over 700 credit and makeover 56k/year.

Apartment Details

$1,400, One Bedroom, 1.0 Bathroom

Last Updated ~ 4 Years
Listed For ~ 4 Years
Available Immediately
Pets: Small Dogs & Cats
  • Walk-Up
  • 400 sq. ft.
  • Web ID: 1682760
Dishwasher, Laundry Room, On-site super
Nearby Subway Stations
  • B Q
    Newkirk Av (0.35 mi)
  • F
    Ditmas Av (0.48 mi)
  • B Q
    Av H (0.5 mi)
  • F
    18th Av (0.55 mi)
  • B Q
    Cortelyou Rd (0.56 mi)
  • B Q
    Beverly Rd (0.74 mi)
  • B Q
    Av J (0.77 mi)
  • F
    Av I (0.77 mi)
  • F G
    Church Av (0.8 mi)
  • F
    Bay Parkway-22nd Av (0.98 mi)

$1,400One Bedroom