Spencer House provides attractive, comfortable and affordable housing for the elderly in a new building located in the rear southwest corner of a site on the corner of Columbus and Walnut Avenues. This L-shaped, four-story structure is set back from the street and sheltered by three existing historic brick buildings. Landscaped areas are located in the front and rear of the building.
Close to Egleston Square and adjacent to Franklin Park on the Roxbury/Jamaica Plain line, Spencer House offers modern apartments in a new construction building featuring elevator service, central air-conditioning, heat, laundry and trash compacting. All units are carpeted and pre-wired for cable. Spencer House is ideal for people who utilize public transportation and enjoy the proximity to Franklin Park.
Spencer House provides 46 one-bedroom apartments each with private bathrooms and kitchens. In addition, two units are wheelchair accessible.
Eligibility is based on use and occupancy restrictions and meeting minimum/maximum household income limits.