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The Beacon

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About The Beacon

Formerly the Philadelphia headquarters for Brown Brothers Harriman, the oldest private bank in the United States, The Beacon’s Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, apartments occupy an iconic, historic location. One- and two-bedroom floor plans offer delightful features, including high ceilings, hardwood flooring, gourmet kitchens, in-unit laundry and spectacular city views. Life at The Beacon combines resort-like amenities, spacious floor plans, and a highly responsive management team. The building’s central location allows for easy access to some of the city’s best educational institutions, including the University of Pennsylvania, Drexel University, Temple University, UArts and Jefferson College of Medicine.

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Amenities & Features

The Beacon offers a high-end amenity package that will more than upgrade your Philadelphia lifestyle.

  • Expansive rooftop terrace views
  • 24/7 front desk attendant
  • State-of-the-art fitness center
  • Commercial kitchen and party room
  • Indoor and outdoor lounge areas
  • Gaming area
  • TV and club room
  • Hardwood floors throughout
  • Gourmet kitchens with stainless steel appliances and natural stone countertops
  • High ceilings
  • Window walls
  • Spectacular city views
  • Central heat/air
  • In-unit washer/dryer
  • Balconies and terraces (in some units)

Welcome to the Neighborhood

At 16th and Walnut, The Beacon is basically two blocks from everything. Rittenhouse Square? Two blocks. Broad Street? Two blocks. The Academy of Music? You get the idea. With dining, shopping and nightlife options galore, you’ll probably wind up spending more time out and about than in your apartment. And that’s great!

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