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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Ocean Parkway at Ditmas Avenue: Insanely awesome duplex 2 bed, 2 bath apartment with a balcony and 450 sq.ft. loft with amazing light and views. The apartment - which was built to spec for the former owner of the building - has a coat closet at the entry, which opens to a large island kitchen which will have stainless appliances including dishwasher and microwave. The livingroom is 16 x12 from the spiral staircase to the windows, and there's a door to the private balcony with views up and down Ocean Parkway. There are 2 nice sized bedrooms - approximately 10 x 12 and 14 x 12, with the larger bedroom having an en-suite bathroom. There is another full bathroom in the hallway and a large linen closet. Upstairs is a wide-open 20x25 room with tons of closets, a skylight and bumped-out windows which you can sit in. Truly one of a kind!

Apartment Details

$3,250, Three Bedrooms, 2.0 Bathrooms

Last Updated Almost 4 Years
Listed For Almost 4 Years
Available Immediately
Pets: Pets Allowed
  • Post War
  • 1300 sq. ft.
  • Web ID: 1785873
Balcony, Dishwasher, Duplex, Elevator, Laundry Room, On-site super
Nearby Subway Stations
  • F
    Ditmas Av (0.33 mi)
  • B Q
    Newkirk Av (0.51 mi)
  • B Q
    Cortelyou Rd (0.53 mi)
  • F G
    Church Av (0.56 mi)
  • F
    18th Av (0.61 mi)
  • B Q
    Beverly Rd (0.66 mi)
  • B Q
    Av H (0.74 mi)
  • F
    Av I (0.89 mi)
  • F G
    Fort Hamilton Parkway (0.93 mi)
  • B Q
    Church Av (0.99 mi)

$3,250Three Bedrooms