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About Park Place One
Park Place One Apartments, represents the very “best” in the class of luxury buildings in Northeast Philadelphia. Park Place One Apartments is unique to all Philadelphia buildings as it features a one-acre park, and it is located directly across the street from Pennypack Park with all its wonderful walking nature and bicycle trails.
On average, our apartment homes are 27% larger than the typical NE Philly Apartment. We encourage you to tour others and then tour ours.
Every apartment comes with a private balcony. Enjoy a cup of coffee in the morning – and unwind at night.
With both concrete walls and ceilings, enjoy the serenity and quiet in your own home. Ask other buildings if they have this.
An Award-Winning Community
Park Place One Apartments is ranked #1 in NE Philadelphia, #1 in all of Philadelphia, and among the top 10 in the entire country for customer service.
- NEW FEATURE: Philadelphia’s FIRST apartment building with a 24/7 high definition Surveillance System covering the perimeter of buildings, grounds, and parking lots, accessible through each resident’s smartphone.
- NEW FEATURE: Paris “the city of lights” comes to Philadelphia. New exterior sustainable LED post and wall lighting enhancing beauty and safety.
- Apartments have an energy-efficient interior lighting package
- All Brick/Masonry Construction for Fire Safety and Sound Control
- Concrete floors/ceilings for Sound Control and Fire Safety
- Swimming Pool with beach chairs, umbrellas, and tables
- Magnificant Club House (with cathedral ceiling and fireplace)
- Intercom and Security System
- Hard Wired Smoke Detectors and Electronic Sounding Device in each Apartment
- Beautiful Landscaped Grounds
- Emergency maintenance service 24/7 with “Hotline” for your safety and convenience
- On-Site Parking Included. Parking is spread throughout the multi-acre green community.
- Modern European Kitchen Cabinets
- Eat-in Kitchens
- Microwave Oven, Range Frost Free Refrigerators, Dishwasher and Disposal in each Apartment
- Large Balcony in every Apartment
- Extremely Large Walk-in Closets
- All Apartments have Washer/Dryer in Apartment
- Apartments have energy-efficient R16 walls and R30 roof insulation
- All windows are energy efficient double glazed
- Modern earth tone Ceramic Tiled Bathrooms
- Full Window Treatment Package
- Cable T.V. and high-speed internet available
- Gas Heat, Cooking, and Hot Water
- Individually Controlled Central Air Conditioning and Heating
- Electric and Gas separately metered
- From out of town or just want to learn more: Check out our expansive Guide to Living in NE Philadelphia
- Short drive to numerous movies and other shopping venues
- Within walking distance to Churches and Synagogues
- Located within walking distance of modern “Y” with exercise rooms, indoor pool, organized activities (Plays and Art)
- Very close to Septa R3 Train line, and bus stops in Front of Building
- Located in a very quiet established neighborhood
- Beautiful Pennypack Park with walking and bike trails directly across from buildings
It’s smart to compare.
See how Park Place One Apartments compares to other Northeast Philadelphia apartments.
|Typical NE Philadelphia Apartment|
|All floors are concrete for sound control and fire safety||Available at Park Place One||Not available at standard Philadelphia Apartments|
|All party walls are concrete for sound control and fire safety||Available at Park Place One||Not available at standard Philadelphia Apartments|
|Private balcony on every unit||Available at Park Place One||Not available at standard Philadelphia Apartments|
|Expansive apartments 1||Available at Park Place One||Not available at standard Philadelphia Apartments|
|Walk-in closets||Available at Park Place One||Not available at standard Philadelphia Apartments|
|Private Washer and Dryer in Each Apartment||Available at Park Place One||Not available at standard Philadelphia Apartments|
|Internal On-Site Park (1 Acre)||Available at Park Place One||Not available at standard Philadelphia Apartments|
|Walking distance to Pennypack Park for walking and bike trails||Available at Park Place One||Not available at standard Philadelphia Apartments|
|Swimming pool||Available at Park Place One||Not available at standard Philadelphia Apartments|
|Magnificent grounds||Available at Park Place One||Not available at standard Philadelphia Apartments|
|Walking distance to major groceries and more||Available at Park Place One||Not available at standard Philadelphia Apartments|
|High-tech resident accessible surveillance camera system||Available at Park Place One||Not available at standard Philadelphia Apartments|
|Private and semi-private entrances||Available at Park Place One||Not available at standard Philadelphia Apartments|
|24/7 Emergency service||Available at Park Place One||Not available at standard Philadelphia Apartments|
|All exterior lighting is LED for safety and ambiance (parking lot, front and rear common areas)||Available at Park Place One||Not available at standard Philadelphia Apartments|
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What Does Park Place One look like in the Winter?
While the winter can be quite chilly and cold, the Park Place One Apartment community remains charming and peaceful during the winter. Great neighbors temper the sometimes-frigid temperatures. When snow does occasionally arrive, it is handled swiftly and thoroughly by a team of professionals. Our snow removal is second to none. Interestingly, residents will still take advantage of their balconies on milder winter days to relax and unwind. The snow lined trees surrounded by the new exterior lighting, make for a true Winter wonderland. There are lots of holiday activities in the immediate area during the Winter in Philly during the winter months, including near-by drive-through light shows, holiday-themed markets, and festivals.
Does Park Place One Apartments offer 1 Bedroom Apartments?
Yes, Park Place One Apartments offers 1 bedroom apartments for rent.
Does Park Place One Apartments offer 2 Bedroom Apartments?
Yes, Park Place One Apartments offers 2 bedroom apartments for rent.
Where is Park Place One Apartments located?
Park Place One Apartments is a green, boutique luxury apartment complex in NE Philly located at 1801 Winchester Avenue, Philadelphia, PA – directly across from the Pennypack Park which is part of the city’s park system, one of the largest urban park systems in the entire United States. The apartment community contains and is bisected by a green private, one-acre park with a beautiful natural stream. The east and west sides of the community are connected by an internal private walkway and bridge that offer beautiful views of this internal one-acre park. The community is a green oasis of five and a half acres imbedded in an urban setting surrounded by four city blocks. When walking through the Park Place One apartment community, with its many flower beds, trees, shrubs and large green areas, one feels like they are in an arboretum, not an apartment community.
What Philadelphia Neighborhood is Park Place One Apartments located in?
Park Place One Apartments is on the border of the Bustleton Neighborhood and Pennypack Neighborhood of NE Philadelphia, and is steps away from Pennypack Park. You are also extremely close to the Fox Chase neighborhood; in fact, the community is less than 2 miles away from Fox Chase. If you are looking for Apartments near Fox Chase (or the Fox Chase Cancer Center), Bustleton, or the Pennypack neighborhood, Park Place One Apartments is a great option.
What is near-by Park Place One Apartments?
If you weren’t aware of the fact that Park Place One was located near I-95, the PA Turnpike, the Fox Chase and Betharyes Train Stations, nearby shopping centers and malls, you would think you were in the suburbs, certainly not in the City of Philadelphia. Yet Park Place One lays in the city limits, and is near every conceivable need or desire (via its proximity to public transportation, road networks, and high walkability score). If you enjoy running, biking, hiking, or fishing, directly across the street from Park Place One lays the expansive 1600 acre Pennypack Park. You are close to Burholme Park (and its driving range) and several other large area parks. There is a working farm minutes away, yes that’s right, the Fox Chase Farm is located on Pine Road along Pennypack Park. There are also lots of restaurants, grocery stores, movie theaters and things to do near-by. Being so close to the SEPTA Fox Chase Train Station provides easy access to Center City. Whether you work downtown, or simply want to enjoy the city’s many cultural and historic sites, entertainment, or institutions of learning, the train offers a great way of commuting downtown. Living at Park Place One Apartments has significant advantages over other locations, including downtown itself, because of quality of life, such as less congestion, beautiful greenery, greater safety and more open space for both adults and children, not to mention it’s considerably more affordable than Center City.
Is Parking Included at Park Place One Apartments?
Yes, parking is included at Park Place One Apartments. Parking spaces are generously provided with far more supply than demand.
Is a Washer/Dryer Included at Park Place One Apartments?
Yes, all apartments at Park Place One Apartments feature your own private Washer and Dryer included.
Does Park Place One apartments have Walk-In Closets?
Yes, all apartments at Park Place One Apartments feature at least one walk-in closet.
Do apartments at Park Place One have a balcony?
Yes, all the apartments at Park Place One have a private balcony. The layout of the buildings is arranged to maximize the green views from each private balcony enhancing privacy, and prospects for relaxing and resting. When you sit on the balcony of Park Place One Apartments, you’ll have one of the most relaxing views in the entire City of Philadelphia.
Do the Park Place One Apartments have Private Entrances?
Yes, Park Place One Apartments offers private entrances. The Park Place One Apartments are nearly equally split between private and semi-private entrances. The buildings at Park Place One are all two stories, and private entrances exist for both first and second floor apartments. Semi-private entrances provide only slightly less privacy as there are only four apartments to an entrance. All common entrances are protected by an intercom release system, and key entry. All of the two-bedroom apartments with private entrances feature an apartment layout in which the bedrooms are located on opposite sides of the apartment and each bedroom has its own bathroom. This gives these apartments an added dimension of internal privacy.
Is there a Swimming Pool at Park Place One Apartments?
Yes, Park Place One Apartments has its own beautiful swimming pool and clubhouse. Both the swimming pool and clubhouse are included in the monthly rent.
Is Park Place One Apartments Quiet?
Yes, Park Place One Apartments is a luxury apartment complex that was built with sound control and fire safety among its top priorities. Unlike most other building in this area of the city, the Park Place One Apartments have concrete floors/ceilings separating apartments, as well as, concrete party walls between apartments. While other residents in other buildings are constantly complaining about hearing “walking sounds” from their neighbors, our residents live in an environment that protects them against such nuisance noises. Anyone who has lived in a building that lacks sound control can testify to the importance of concrete floors and walls. Park Place One is also simply less congested than almost any other community in Philadelphia. The buildings at Park Place One are only two floors, and are spread out across large swaths of greens spaces and many trees that act as a green sound barrier against noises beyond the communities’ walls. Internally, concrete floors, ceilings, and walls specifically designed to control noise, set this community apart from all others, and help make the Park Place One Apartments so special.
What Other Features Should I Know About when comparing the Park Place One Apartments to other communities?
Community Wide Surveillance System
The Park Place One Apartments recently completed a state-of-the-art surveillance system. We don’t know of any other apartment buildings’ surveillance system that remotely compares in scope, size and sophistication to the system that is currently installed and operating at Park Place One Apartments. There are 51 simultaneous camera images focused on the front and rear of each building, and much of the parking lots. The images are all delivered in HD (high definition) color. The system has an estimated 5 miles of underground cable and each camera is independently connected to a computer system. The hard-wired system is incased in conduit, and not dependent on Wi-Fi signals. The most special feature is the ability to share images. The digital images and videos are available to EACH resident. Residents can literally sit on the beach and view images of the Park Place One Apartments on their smartphones. Each tenant has to ability to zoom into a location and magnify the image live, just as they might do with stored photos on their iPhones or Android based phones. The system is simply amazing. The reason other apartment communities don’t offer such a system is simple – it’s very, very expensive to build and operate. Safety is something that the management team of the Park Place One Apartments doesn’t just talk about. Safety features should be added to every families check list of features that are important to them when looking for a place to live.
LED Outdoor Lighting
All of the exterior lighting is new at the Park Place One Apartments. In the evening, the community is brightly lit. The architectural details of the street lighting posts match the new wall lights, and are very similar to what one would see on the streets of Paris. The site lighting adds a ‘resort-like’ feel to the community. The high-tech lighting is a first in NE Philadelphia, or for that matter, a first for any Philadelphia (garden) apartment community. The new lighting extends from the front to the rear of each building for an added safety feature. The new lights double the light output (lumens) of our previous lights (and that found in other apartment communities), projecting and emitting light in an off-white soothing “daylight” color. The selection of both color and wattage for all of the new lighting was engineered to maximize light and comfort. Safety is something that the management team of the Park Place One Apartments doesn’t just talk about. Safety features should be added to every family’s check list of features that are important to them when looking for a place to live.
Does Park Place One offer virtual tours?
Yes, virtual tours are available. We offer live virtual tours, 3D walk-throughs, video walk-throughs, and other options.
Are you ready to schedule your tour at the Park Place One Apartments? Want to learn even more about what makes this apartment community so special? Great, keep reading.
Location and Proximity
Park Place One Apartments, across the street from Pennypack Park, offers its residents an incredible location. We are located just minutes from the SEPTA Regional Rail West Trenton and Fox Chase train stations. These train lines offer commuter parking which allows residents the ability to enjoy many benefits (such as arts, entertainment, and other cultural events including the cities renowned art, history and science museums) of living in a metropolitan city like Philadelphia. Numerous restaurants, retail shopping venues, and houses of worship are within walking distance. Living at Park Place One, you have direct access to I-95, the PA Turnpike, and US-1. So whether you work locally, downtown or even out of state, commuting to and from Park Place One Apartments is easy and convenient. Additionally, the cost of living at Park Place One Apartments is considerably less (without compromising luxury, features or amenities) than nearly any comparable building downtown or in suburbia.
Clubhouse and Pool
Kitchen and Balcony
Apartment Included Utilities
Park Place One Apartments offers each of its residents their own private washer and dryer in each apartment. In addition, residents have the ability to regulate their own energy use for comfort and cost control including the air conditioning/heating, and hot water heater.
Intimate and Personal Setting
The location features, and design of Park Place One is certainly very impressive, but even more impressive are its residents. They are simply wonderful, caring people. A vast majority of the Park Place One residents have lived there for over seven years, some as long as twenty years. Of course, we welcome residents that intend to stay for a shorter period.