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808 Memorial Drive

The 808 Memorial Drive apartment complex is a smoke-free upscale community with a range of floor plans and amenities. One of the biggest perks of living here is that the units have outstanding views of the city and river. This is a controlled-access complex, and it has garage parking for residents. Residents also get free annual Zipcar membership, which they can take advantage of on the premises.

Community Amenities

The complex is managed in a way that accommodates residents who use various modes of transportation. Those without their own cars can take advantage of the free Zipcar membership that comes with being a resident. There is also on-site garage space. Those with bikes can keep them in the on-site bike storage area. In addition, there is visitor parking space.

For those looking to stay in shape, there is a fitness center in the complex with cardio equipment and weights. There is also a playground. Residents have 24-hour access to an on-site laundry facility, and there are enough washers and dryers that people do not have to wait to use machines. The complex has a community center with computers, tables and conference space where residents can check email, get work done or socialize with other residents. If a resident requires emergency maintenance, they can have their apartment serviced on short notice.

Floor Plans

There are six floor plans. All three single-bedroom plans are 647 square feet and have their own bathrooms. One plan has eastern views of the river, one plan has western views of the river, and the third has views of Cambridge. The two-bedroom units all have views of the river. Each of the two-bedroom units is 954 square feet. The single-bedroom units each have three large closets, and the two-bedroom units each have four large closets. All bathrooms come with bathtubs. Every unit has a dining room, and the kitchens are semi-enclosed, with plenty of counter space. Access to the balconies is through the living areas.

Every apartment has its own balcony with views, and there are window coverings for privacy. There is air conditioning in every unit, and rent covers heat and hot water. The floor-to-ceiling windows maximize natural light and afford better views. Most of the bedrooms come with carpet, and the living areas have both hardwood and carpet. The layout and walls lend themselves to maximum privacy and comfort without sacrificing views or usable space.