Canal Lofts is a complex of 64 loft-style residences in the heart of Worcester, Massachusetts. These lofts are located into a repurposed 19th century brick building, which contrasts the modern-style of the units. These apartments are located on Water Street, which connects to Vernon Street and Grafton Street.
Canal Lofts features six unique floorplans that range from approximately 840 square feet to over 1,400 square feet. — three 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom layouts and three 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom layouts. These apartments have walk-in closets, air conditioning, vaulted ceilings, and more. Residents of this building also have access to many excellent amenities including a fitness center, 24-hour emergency maintenance, bike storage, a community area, and on-site laundry facilities. The building is also pet-friendly.
Canal Lofts prides itself on being energy efficient and environmentally friendly. The building received LEED (Leader in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. The apartments also feature Energy Star appliance and residents have access to bike storage. The complex’s location in central Worcester makes it easy for residents to bike, walk, or take public transportation to nearby attractions.
Canal Lofts is conveniently located near many of the area’s most popular parks and nature conservations. Gaskill Field and Vernon Hill Playground, that site of many athletic fields, jogging paths, and a swimming pool, is about a mile south of the complex. Many more paths for hiking and biking as well as areas to have a picnic can be found at Green Hill Park, which is less than three miles to the north. Those who enjoy fishing and boating can make a short drive east to Lake Quinsigamond. There are also a few boat ramps that give visitors direct access to the lake.
There are many shops and restaurants near Canal Lofts as well. Greendale Mall, White City Shopping Center, or South Plaza, are all of which are within three miles of the complex. Those looking to travel bit further can take Route 9, Route 12, Route 122, Interstate 290, or the Mass Pike, all of which are nearby.