Vintage structures reimagined into creative, one-of-a-kind open workspaces.Accommodating the growth & expansion of new or established businesses.
Many of Ambler Yard’s existing buildings already possess the layout and openness crucial to today’s younger demographics. By adaptively reusing the core and shell of these historic properties, designers and architects minimize both cost and development time while creating unique, modern workspaces that are not only affordable, but in high demand for talented young professionals and businesses looking to update their identity. Ambler Yards is an ideal setting for companies looking to foster collaboration and creative thought.
Current redevelopment initiatives at this historic site include a fitness center, on-site conference center, dedicated food truck area with indoor and outdoor seating and a centrally located, landscaped yard area with natural meadows, walking paths and seating areas—along with ample parking. With future-focused improvements planned amid excellent infrastructure.
Lower Gwynedd Township/Ambler Borough
Ambler Yards is situated at the southern tip of Lower Gwynedd Township, close to the Ambler border. Lower Gwynedd is a beautiful and flourishing historic community rooted in tradition and culture. Lower Gwynedd prides itself on its natural balance between historic preservation and modern living. Located only minutes from the city of Philadelphia. Lower Gwynedd is one of the most sought after addresses in Montgomery County and a desirable place to live, work and play. Learn more about Lower Gwynedd Township at: http://lowergwynedd.org
Downtown Ambler is a walkable, social, cultural and business center with terrific curb appeal, and excellent transportation access to the surrounding communities in the Delaware Valley. Combine this with eclectic shopping, award-winning entertainment options, delectable dining, a ‘Best of Philly’ brew pub, and professional services, all located in a captivating, small-town setting.
Home to the famed Ambler Theater, Act II Playhouse and Temple University’s Ambler Campus, Ambler is easily accessible via SEPTA and also from the PA Turnpike, and routes 76, 309 and 476. Plenty of free and affordable parking options are available in town.
Ambler hosts many well-attended annual events throughout the year, including the Auto Show (May), Ambler Arts & Music Festival (June), OktoberFest (October), Christmas Parade (December), and Restaurant Week (January and July). Learn More about Downtown Amber at: http://amblermainstreet.org
Ambler Yards is a 0.7 mile sidewalk lined walk from the Ambler Train Station making it a convenient location for train riders and car riders alike.
The property is conveniently located close to the intersection of several important highways including the Pennsylvania Turnpike, Route 476 and 422, and the Schuylkill Expressway.
The historic buildings of Ambler Yards are solid and proven structures with open floor plates and large windows—perfect for companies valuing collaborative space filled with natural light. The development team is focused on equipping these workplaces with the latest technology, affording “plug and play” convenience.
Updated architecture, an excellent location and open, efficient floor-plates make Ambler Yards one of the region’s most innovative workplaces. It is an attractive location for top young talent to explore a more collaborative workday. Expansive windows provide plenty of natural light, setting the stage for an inspiring and refreshing workplace atmosphere. With plans for the highest quality construction features, Ambler Yards is primed to become Montgomery County’s premier workplace for the next generation.
The Greater Philadelphia Region boasts a workforce of over 3 million people, and a talent pipeline fueled by over 100 colleges and universities. Montgomery County is the largest suburban employment center within the eight-county metropolitan area, with an excellent reputation among leading organizations including healthcare, telecommunications and information companies, financial centers, and high-tech corporations. Several major universities are within a 30-minute drive of Ambler, including Villanova University, St. Joseph’s University, Chestnut Hill College, Temple University’s Ambler Campus and Penn State University.
The Ambler Yards campus is made up of 14 buildings surrounding a natural meadow with walking paths and a pedestrian only, hardscaped central plaza or ‘Yard’ which will offer casual seating, greenery and a dedicated food truck area with indoor/outdoor seating areas. The Yard will also be available for tenant and community sponsored programmed events, after hours and on weekends, which will provide a vibrant mix of work and leisure activities.
Ambler Yards also sponsors a Pollinator Garden on site which contributes to a healthy and sustainable future for generations of both pollinators and people.
Ambler Yards tenants will enjoy complimentary use of extensive conference facilities including our Board Room with dedicated audio visual equipment and flexible seating. In addition there will be a number smaller conference rooms available which can be booked in advance.
Ambler Yards will be equipped with on-site WiFi, including outdoor seating areas, along with distributed antennae systems for enhanced cell service and multiple Internet service providers on site.
Food Trucks in the Yard
A designated area in the central Yard will feature a rotating selection of food trucks Monday to Friday at lunchtime. Indoor and outdoor seating will be provided for year round comfort and convenience.
The “tenants only” fitness center is planned which will allow tenants to work out before work, during lunch or after work without ever leaving Ambler Yards. Featuring treadmills, cross-trainers, stair-climbers, a yoga area, and strength equipment, the fitness center will have everything needed for a first-class workout.
Bringing leisure into the workspace and encouraging employees to break up their day with allocated periods of creativity is central to today’s work culture. Ambler Yards will provide a fully equipped Game Room exclusively for tenants and their employees to ‘play’ and de-stress.
Tenants will have the ability to store their bikes out of the weather in a dedicated bike room centrally located on the campus.