Penny Lane Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
With estate homes set on lots larger than an acre, Penny Lane is an exclusive community in a great location in north Tallahassee. The gated community was developed in the 1990s, and homes feature mature landscaping and secluded yards. Houses on luxurious lawns are set far off the streets, providing residents with an atmosphere of privacy.
Penny Lane is in zip code 32312. The neighborhood entrance is on Penny Lane off Thomasville Road. Interstate 10, which crosses the Florida panhandle and goes through Tallahassee, is just north of Penny Lane. Downtown Tallahassee, home of many business centers and the state government offices, is 15 minutes away.
Tallahassee’s two large universities are less than 15 minutes south of Penny Lane on Highway 61. Florida State University, one of Florida’s premier public schools, offers more than 300 degree programs, as well as a medical school and school of law. Tallahassee residents enjoy cheering for FSU’s popular basketball and football teams, especially when they play in-state rivals University of Florida and University of Miami. Florida A&M University is next to FSU and has more than 60 undergraduate and 11 doctoral programs.
North Florida is famous for its topography, and Tallahassee’s extensive parks and greenway systems take full advantage of the area’s natural beauty. Nearby McCord Park has a lovely walking path around a lake, and dogs are welcome. Lake Jackson in north Tallahassee is a great place for boating and watching birds and wildlife. Visitors have reported sightings of bald eagles, snowy egrets, muskrats, and American alligators.
Tallahassee hosts many citywide festivals and celebrations, including Springtime Tallahassee. The festival celebrates the city’s history and heritage with elaborate parades, a party at Adams Street Commons in downtown, and a community-wide breakfast.