The Heart of South Buffalo
The School Lofts @Abbott, located in the heart of South Buffalo along Abbott Road, is a conversion of a historic school building into a state-of-the-art residential complex featuring 32 luxury loft apartments. The school was built in 1926 as part of the St. Thomas Aquinas church complex and is now a historic landmark. Each classroom is now a spacious loft apartment with amenities that serve a modern and comfortable lifestyle.
The 12-foot high ceilings and large windows create a sense of airiness with maximum potential for daylight harvesting. Historic features such as slate blackboards, windows, hardwood floors, doors & hardware, and baseboards & moldings have been retained and renovated, maintaining a sense of history. All apartment units feature high-efficiency central air-conditioning & heating, energy-rated appliances including in-unit washer & dryer, and on-site parking.
Apartment units feature:
- Open living, dining, kitchen areas with 12-foot ceilings
- High-speed Internet included
- Air-conditioning & heating
- Individual gas & electric metering
- All appliances provided, Energy Star rated
- In-unit washer & dryer in most apartments
- On-site secured parking
- Hardwood floor in living, dining, kitchen
- Ceramic floor tile in bathroom
- Secured building entrances
31 Tamarack Street
Buffalo, NY 14220
The School Lofts @Abbott is located along Abbott Road, one of the main neighborhood commercial corridors is South Buffalo, with immediate access to dozens of restaurants, Cazenovia Park (part of the Olmsted Park system), and many entertainment venues. It is also across from Mercy Hospital and in the immediate vicinity of the new solar technology park.
The neighborhoods of South Buffalo are traditionally Irish-American, and the area retains its hardworking Celtic flavor, evident in restaurants, churches, corner taverns, and social clubs.
Cazenovia Creek, a tributary of the Buffalo River, winds through the neighborhood and the beautifully landscaped Cazenovia Park, part of the renowned Buffalo Olmsted Park system. Businesses are primarily restaurants, with an abundance of traditional bars, taverns, and pizza places. Mercy Hospital of Buffalo and Trocaire College are important commercial and community centers.
The School Lofts @Abbott are located on Abbott Road, one of the district’s main commercial streets, with restaurants, shopping, recration, and civic institutions, also within minutes of the newly built technology park along the Buffalo River.