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Ditmas Park

Neighborhood Amenities

Map by Remie Geoffroi  

1. The Ox Cart Tavern
1301 Newkirk Ave.
Gastropub, for burgers and fish-and-chips.

2. The Farm on Adderley
1108 Cortelyou Rd.
For locally sourced food, a favorite of New York’s dining experts.

3. The Picket Fence
1310 Cortelyou Rd.
Comfort food and a sweet back garden.

4. Purple Yam
1314 Cortelyou Rd.
Filipino food in a pretty space.

5. Mimi’s Hummus
1209 Cortelyou Rd.
Yes, hummus, but also great tomato stew and more.

6. Qathra
1112 Cortelyou Rd.
Known for its beans and friendly vibe.

7. The Castello Plan
1213 Cortelyou Rd.
Live music, brunch, dinner.

8. Flatbush Food Co-op
1415 Cortelyou Rd.
Whole grains since 1976.

9. Toy Space
1410 Cortelyou Rd.
For toys, puzzles, and crafts galore.

10. Newkirk Plaza
Between Foster and Newkirk Aves., above the Newkirk Plaza station
Open-air mall opened in 1908. Just renovated.

11. Sycamore Bar & Flowershop
1118 Cortelyou Rd.
It’s a bar, it’s a florist—it’s both! The National hangs here, too.

12. Cortelyou Library
1305 Cortelyou Rd.
­Re-opened after a rebuild.

On the Market

13. 807 East 19th Street
Asking price: $845,000
Yearly taxes: $4,580
A 2,600-square-foot brick-and-stucco Colonial with plenty of original details, including parquet floors and built-in bookshelves. It comes with a driveway and a garage.
Agent: Mary Kay Gallagher, Mary Kay Gallagher Real Estate.

14. 631 East 23rd Street
Asking price: $859,000
Yearly taxes: $5,166
A six-bedroom, two-and-a-half-bath, three-story house with a screened-in front porch and period details such as stained-glass windows, ornamented moldings, and more.
Agent: Hal Lehrman, Brooklyn Properties.

15. 858 East 21st Street
Asking price: $929,000
Yearly taxes: $4,756
A six-bedroom, four-bath single-family with stained glass, wainscoting, and original moldings. It includes a partially finished basement, and sits on a street near Brooklyn College’s football field and fitness center.
Agent: Tommieka Texiera, Brown Harris Stevens.

16. 616 East 18th Street
To Rent: 1,600 per month
It’s not a house like the places that draw buyers to Ditmas, but this one-bedroom, one-bath has a renovated kitchen with stainless-steel appliances and is in a doorman co-op with storage.
Agent: Wassim Fakhereddine, Warren Lewis Realty.

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