Located In the Historic Hamlin Park District
The Mattress Factory building is a conversion from manufacturing to mixed-use development. It is home to 34 loft-style apartments and the offices of Preservation Studios and a law firm. The concrete structure was built in 1911 with numerous additions over the years contributing to its eclectic character. The two story building is located in the historic Hamlin Park neighborhood, an area recently experiencing rejuvenation.The building has been repurposed under the federal Preservation Guidelines and is now on the National Register for Historic Buildings. All historic features such as windows have been meticously retrofitted or replaced in kind. The apartment lofts feature high ceilings, large windows, open floor plans, individually metered utilities, ample secured parking and security cameras. Building amenities consist of a bicycle storage room, central laundry facilities, spacious lobby and wide corridors.
Environmental benefits of The Mattress Factory:
- High efficiency central heating & air conditioning system;
- Energy Star rated appliances;
- New energy efficient windows;
- Reuse and restoration of historic windows, doors, hardware, architectural features;
- Daylight harvesting with large windows;
- Rainwater collection and bio-retention System, to collect and purify parking lot runoff water to irrigate native plant rain garden;
170 Florida Street
Buffalo, NY 14208
Built as a turn-of-the-century “streetcar suburb”, Hamlin Park is predominantly residential with a high level of homeownership. Over 1600 properties in the neighborhood are included in The Hamlin Park Historic District, which is listed in the National Register of Historic Places due to its exceptional significance. The historic nature of the neighborhood and the passion and commitment of its neighbors make Hamlin Park a very desirable place to live.
Hamlin Park is situated in the center of the City of Buffalo between Humboldt Parkway to the north and east, Jefferson Avenue to the west and East Ferry Street to the south. This centralized location places it in close proximity to numerous community assets and resources, including Canisius College, Medaille College, Forest Lawn Cemetery and the commercial corridors of Main Street, Jefferson Avenue, Delaware Avenue and the Elmwood Village. Hamlin Park also is served by multiple transportation nodes, including a Metro subway station, multiple bus routes, and the Scajaquada Expressway, making it highly accessible from all directions within the city and suburbs.
Here are the prices and outlines of the apartments please see the ones notated with an “x” for if they have in unit laundry.