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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3BR 2 Bath Duplex w/ Pvt Terrace in Kensington - Reduced Fee

Sunny and spacious 3 bedroom 2 bath duplex apartment in Kensington. A sunny western exposure floods the home with sunlight. Unit features hardwood floors, recessed lighting, and abundant closet space. Large living room opens onto a private terrace. Eat-in kitchen is separated from the living area by a granite breakfast counter, and was just outfitted with new cabinetry and stainless appliances including dishwasher. Two bedrooms are off the living area. Both are large enough to accommodate queen-size beds plus additional furniture. One features an en suite bath. Another bath is off the hallway. Upstairs on the second floor is a massive, open, loft-like bedroom with a wall of closets, and illuminated by a wall of windows and a skylight. This stately pre-war building sits on picturesque Ocean Parkway, whose tree-lined greenway path leads to Prospect Park and Coney Island. Building features elevator, laundry room, and an on-site superintendent. Indoor parking available for additional charge. A few blocks off the Church St F/G trains.

Apartment Details

$3,250, Three Bedrooms, 2.0 Bathrooms

Low fee: 8.5%
Last Updated Almost 4 Years
Listed For Almost 4 Years
Available Immediately
Pets: Pets Allowed
  • Elevator/Laundry Building
  • Web ID: 2141712
Balcony, Dishwasher, Duplex, Elevator, Laundry Room, On-site super, Outdoor Space, Parking, Terrace
Nearby Subway Stations
  • F
    Ditmas Av (0.26 mi)
  • F
    18th Av (0.51 mi)
  • B Q
    Newkirk Av (0.56 mi)
  • F G
    Church Av (0.59 mi)
  • B Q
    Cortelyou Rd (0.63 mi)
  • B Q
    Av H (0.73 mi)
  • B Q
    Beverly Rd (0.76 mi)
  • F
    Av I (0.79 mi)
  • B Q
    Av J (0.97 mi)
  • F G
    Fort Hamilton Parkway (1.0 mi)

$3,250Three Bedrooms