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 Caton Avenue: HUGE, HUGE renovated 3 bedroom, 2 bath apartment in a pre-war elevator building with live-in super and laundry room 3 blocks from Prospect Park and 2 blocks to the F/G at Fort Hamilton Parkway.

The apartment has a very large entry foyer with built-in shelves and a closet, large kitchen with all new cabinets and appliances and a pass-through window to the foyer. The livingroom has a huge 21 x 13 livingroom facing East and gets great light, the master bedroom faces East as well and has 4 closets (!), a dressing area and a private renovated bathroom with shower stall. The full bathroom is off the hall and has a linen closet, and the 2nd bedroom has 2 large closets and courtyard views. The 3rd and smallest bedroom is to the left off the foyer and faces the courtyard with a small closet. The apartment does face Ocean Parkway, and the apartment is next to an 8 story building that is under construction. Pet friendly (1 small dog ok, cats ok), MUST have 700+ credit and verifiable income to qualify - no guarantors.

Apartment Details

$3,100, Three Bedrooms, 2.0 Bathrooms

Last Updated ~ 3 Years
Listed For ~ 3 Years
Available Immediately
Pets: Small Dogs & Cats
  • Pre War
  • 1250 sq. ft.
  • Web ID: 3278464
Dishwasher, Elevator, Laundry Room, On-site super
Nearby Subway Stations
  • F G
    Fort Hamilton Parkway (0.22 mi)
  • F G
    Church Av (0.36 mi)
  • B Q
    Beverly Rd (0.6 mi)
  • B Q
    Church Av (0.65 mi)
  • B Q
    Cortelyou Rd (0.71 mi)
  • F
    Ditmas Av (0.8 mi)
  • B Q
    Parkside Av (0.88 mi)
  • F G
    Prospect Park-15 St (0.9 mi)
  • D
    9th Av (1.0 mi)
  • B Q
    Newkirk Av (1.05 mi)