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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Chester Avenue at Minna Street: 2nd floor one bedroom with a super sunny kitchen/dining room with 7 huge windows facing South and East, nice sized bedroom facing South, and a roughly 12 x 14 living room with South exposures as well and a very large closet. The apartment has original hardwood floors, high ceilings, and is in good condition; it's on the 2nd floor of well maintained 2 story brick townhouse. All utilities are included, and the building is on a nice, quiet block a block and a half from the F/G at Church Avenue and about a 10 minute walk to Prospect Park. Despite the pitbull in the picture, dogs are not allowed but cats are ok.

Apartment Details

$1,650, One Bedroom, 1.0 Bathroom

Last Updated Over 3 Years
Listed For Over 3 Years
Available Immediately
Pets: Cats Only
  • Townhouse
  • 500 sq. ft.
  • Web ID: 2009898
Nearby Subway Stations
  • F G
    Church Av (0.34 mi)
  • D
    9th Av (0.5 mi)
  • F G
    Fort Hamilton Parkway (0.59 mi)
  • D
    Fort Hamilton Parkway (0.59 mi)
  • F
    Ditmas Av (0.76 mi)
  • D
    50th St (0.81 mi)
  • F G
    Prospect Park-15 St (1.03 mi)
  • B Q
    Beverly Rd (1.08 mi)
  • D
    55th St (1.09 mi)
  • B Q
    Cortelyou Rd (1.14 mi)

$1,650One Bedroom