Apartments in Historic West Chester Borough

You will be hard pressed to find a more charming and entertaining neighborhood than the historic West Chester borough. With its boutique shopping, dining destinations, coffee stops, and tree-lined streets, our Sharples Works apartments in historic West Chester borough will be love at first sight for home hunters far and wide.

The Philadelphia Inquirer has named West Chester “one of the world’s most perfect small towns.” It is not hard to see why. History buffs will not be shortchanged by this perfect small town. Make a stop at the Chester County Historical Society and absorb the wonders of both the permanent and revolving exhibits on the rich culture of the Brandywine Valley. After your museum tour, hop on the West Chester Railroad and ride along one of the oldest train routes in the country. Depending on the season, enjoy the railroad ride with a picnic along Chester Creek or with Santa and a Christmas sing-along. The Sharples Works apartments in historic West Chester borough are in the middle of deep history, including the apartment building itself, which was a 2016 preservation award recipient.

Another reason to live in the historic West Chester borough is the bustling restaurant scene. When you make one of our apartments your home you will get to choose from more than 65 award-winning restaurants to dine in across budgets and tastes, and all within walking distance. Enjoy a brew at either Victory or Iron Hill breweries. Limoncello, Teca, Kooma, Dilworthtown Inn & Restaurant are just a few of the tasty choices to enjoy great food, warm atmosphere, and wonderful company.

If shopping is one of your hobbies, you will not be disappointed by the more than 60 boutiques that you won’t find at the big malls. Whether you’re treating yourself or finding a personal birthday gift for your friends or family, the shops of West Chester have something for everyone. Toys, clothing, home accents, jewelry, and more are around every corner. No more big box store last-minute gift runs. Your new home in the historic West Chester borough will have you supporting small business and becoming the best gift giver without even trying!

Call us at 610-431-2864 or contact us online today so we can help you find your special place in one of our apartments in West Chester. Within moments of walking through the West Chester neighborhood and through our doors, you will know you have made the right choice.

close up of plaque that says "certified historic structure"

Contact Sharples Works in West Chester, PA

Sharples Works invites you to schedule a tour of our industrial-style apartment rentals in West Chester. West Chester, PA. The West Chester Borough’s friendly charm is appealing to many and our neighborhood is conveniently located near major regional employers, served by an award-winning school district, and offers easy access to surrounding cities, including Philadelphia. Each of our studio, 1-, 2-, and 3-bedroom West Chester apartments are pet-friendly, have large living spaces, ample storage and closets, lofted ceilings, and many more sought-after amenities. Complete the form below or call our leasing office at (610) 549-1986 to visit the next place you’ll call home.


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300 E. Evans Street
West Chester, PA 19380

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