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: Real 3 bedroom with an 18x12 living room facing East overlooking the building's front yard and Ocean Parkway with original 'picture molding', high ceilings and hardwood floors, which opens to the kitchen on the far wall with white appliances and wood cabinets. There are 2 corner bedrooms with 2 exposures and a small closet in each for great light, and the 3rd bedroom is about 7 x 14 and makes a great small child's room or office/storage. There is a large full bathroom and in-unit Washer/Dryer in the closet outside the bathroom.

The building has a live-in super, recently renovated ADA compliant lobby and elevator, and small laundry room, and is a 15 minute walk to Prospect Park, 5-10 minute walk to Cortelyou Road in Ditmas Park, and 4 blocks to the F at Ditmas Avenue.

Guarantors OK, small dogs and cats OK.

Apartment Details

$2,250, Three Bedrooms, 1.0 Bathroom

No fee
Last Updated ~ 3 Years
Listed For ~ 3 Years
Available Immediately
Pets: Small Dogs & Cats
  • Pre War
  • 900 sq. ft.
  • Web ID: 4179001
Elevator, In-Unit Laundry, Laundry Room, On-site super
Nearby Subway Stations
  • B Q
    Church Av (0.18 mi)
  • B Q
    Parkside Av (0.24 mi)
  • B Q
    Beverly Rd (0.5 mi)
  • 2 5
    Church Av (0.59 mi)
  • 2 5
    Winthrop St (0.65 mi)
  • B Q
    Cortelyou Rd (0.69 mi)
  • B Q S
    Prospect Park (0.69 mi)
  • 2 5
    Beverly Rd (0.75 mi)
  • F G
    Fort Hamilton Parkway (0.8 mi)
  • 2 5
    Sterling St (1.0 mi)

$2,250Three Bedrooms