2 Hancock Street
Views of the Boston skyline, Harbor Islands, Quincy Bay and Pope John II Park greet residents of Neponset Landing. The complex at 2 Hancock Street in Quincy is just a short distance away from the North Quincy MBTA station. Complementary weekday shuttle service and readily available Zipcars make it easy to access the surrounding area. Garage or lot parking provides a guaranteed safe space for all tenants and includes electric car charging stations to power modern vehicles.
Residents of Neponset Landing enjoy a variety of onsite amenities including a state-of-the-art fitness room fully equipped with the latest in cardio and strength training machines. Those who like to entertain can take advantage of the media room's HDTV or play a game of pool in the billiard room. For larger gatherings, the community room offers a full-sized gourmet kitchen outfitted with everything required to feed a crowd. Entertainment can move outdoors to the patio area in the summer where picnic tables and grills are available for all to use. While the humans relax and socialize, pets can enjoy the fenced dog run.
Walk-in closets, stackable washer/dryer units, heat and central air conditioning come standard in each Neponset Landing unit. Floor plans in include one- and two-bedroom apartments with balconies and oval garden tubs in select units. All apartments are outfitted with attractive window blinds and Berber carpeting. Tile flooring graces the kitchens and bathrooms while granite countertops add a contemporary flair.
Neponset Landing provides convenient elevator access to all floors, including disability access to indoor and outdoor amenities. Concierge services take care of everyday needs and special requests to make life comfortable and worry-free for all tenants.
Located at 2 Hancock Street in scenic North Quincy, the 12-story, 280-unit Neponset Landing apartment community offers residents expansive 360-degree views of the Neponset River and Boston Harbor and skyline. Within walking distance of neighborhood restaurants, shopping and entertainment, the community also offers their residents an exclusive complimentary weekday shuttle service to the North Quincy MBTA Red Line station during peak drive times.
Built in 2007, the newly-renovated, glass-walled complex features spacious one- and two-bedroom and penthouse apartments, ranging in size from the 625-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bath floor plan to the 1,385-square-foot two-bedroom, two-bath plan.
Each sophisticated unit features ceramic tiling in the kitchen and bath areas and berber carpeting in the living room and bedroom. The walk-in closets provide ample storage, and both a washer and dryer are in each unit, so you have the convenience of doing your laundry at home instead of taking a trip to a commercial laundromat.
The modern kitchen features beautiful granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, including a refrigerator, an electric stove, a microwave and a dishwasher. Heating, central air conditioning and high-speed Internet are also included, as is an oval garden tub in select units.
The community is pet friendly, so your furry companions are welcome to enjoy your home with you.
One covered or uncovered garage space is also available.
Community amenities include the convenience of on-site management and maintenance, concierge service and an electric car-charging station. You can relax with neighbors in the clubhouse lounge with gourmet kitchen or wind down in the billiards room. There's also a private media room and theater for an entertaining night conveniently located on site.
Get a workout experience without going to a distant gym at the on-site fitness center with state-of-the-art cardio and resistance equipment. After you've worked up an appetite, you can enjoy dining with family and neighbors on the patio equipped with grills, tables and chairs.
North Quincy Neighborhood
Just across the Neponset River from Boston, North Quincy includes the Atlantic and Norfolk Downs neighborhoods, along with a large portion of Wollaston Beach. Both Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Massachusetts and State Street Corporation maintain operations centers on Norfolk Avenue next to the North Quincy MBTA Red Line station.
The second-oldest financial institution in the U.S., State Street, was founded in 1792 and is among the world's largest asset management companies. A Fortune 500 company, State Street was considered to be critically important to the health of the global economy by the 2011 G20 Summit. There are three main divisions of State Street. Their Global Services custodian bank provides investment services and administers $28 trillion worth of assets. Created in 1975, their Global Advisors investment management services manages $2.45 trillion worth of assets. Their Global Markets provide investment research, trading and securities services to institutions.
North Quincy Restaurants
From American to Italian to Chinese, there's an abundance of popular eateries in North Quincy. For quick, convenient pickup or delivery, Matteo's Pizza & Subs offers your favorite pizzas, pastas and subs. From plain to specialty pizzas, Matteo's pizzas are authentic and handcrafted specially for the pizza lover. Matteo's also prepares delicious calzones, such as the basic cheese and sauce or the specialty steak tips or shaved steak calzones.
Whether you're in the mood for a hot or cold sub, Matteo's can satisfy your hunger. For those chilly days, try one of their hot subs, available on pita bread, such as the meatball Parmesan sub or grilled chicken, onion and pepper sub. From American with ham, salami and American cheese to Italian, Matteo's cold subs are a perfect warm-weather lunch. Matteo's also offers plenty of Italian pasta choices served with garlic bread, ranging from spaghetti or ziti to chicken broccoli Alfredo pasta.
You can even order complete, affordable dinners from Matteo's, including eggplant or veal Parmesan. All dinners come with a Greek salad and a choice of French fries, rice pilaf or onion rings.
Matteo's hasn't forgotten the health-conscious customer, either. Some of their healthy white, wheat and spinach wraps include the vegan with lettuce, tomato, baby spinach, mushrooms and onions and the steak tip Caesar wrap with romaine lettuce, Parmesan cheese, croutons and Caesar dressing. They also feature healthy salads, such as the classic garden salad, antipasto salad with ham, salami and Provolone cheese and the steak tip Caesar salad.
Maybe you're in the mood for an anytime breakfast. Matteo's can whip up such delicious omelets as the plain omelet, the steak bomb omelet with mushrooms, salami, onions and green peppers or the veggie omelet with spinach, broccoli, tomatoes, green peppers and onions. They also feature tasty breakfast sandwiches served on your choice of white or wheat bread or an English muffin.
If your taste preference is Taiwanese-style Chinese, try the convenient, affordable Taipai Cuisine. Whether you want a dine-in experience or quick takeout, you get only fresh ingredients and excellent service at Taipai.
Begin your meal with such authentic Taiwanese appetizers as chilled jellyfish, sliced beef and ox tongue in chili sauce or Szechuan wonton in red chili sauce. Then it's time for the soup course with genuine Taiwanese soups such as hot and sour, egg drop or wonton soup. For the main course, Taipai features such specialty dishes as the spicy beef offal Hong Kong style and frog with spicy chili pepper.
There's nothing more definitive of New England than fresh seafood, and Burke's Seafood offers both dine-in and takeout seafood from February through December. The 25-seat dining area, the "Portside Room," is adjacent to the market and is an ideal spot to experience the scenic views of the Bay and delicious aromas of fresh seafood.
For soup starters, Burke's offers clam and haddock chowders and lobster bisque. For a cut above, try the House Special seafood chowder with clams, haddock, lobster, scallops and shrimp. Sandwiches are served on a freshly-baked baguette roll or grilled hot dog bun and range from the classic tuna salad to lobster salad rolls. A unique Burke's sandwich is the crab cake "Burker" with homemade coleslaw and special sauce on a warm baguette roll.
Dinners are available either fried or broiled. The fisherman's platter special includes haddock, scallops, whole clams, French fries and coleslaw. Brand-new items on Burke's menu include lightly-fried fish tacos and lobster mac & cheese.
If you prefer to stop at the fish market for fresh seafood to prepare at home, Burke's has such favorites as cod, haddock, both farm-raised and wild salmon, halibut, rainbow trout, oysters, large and jumbo wild-caught shrimp and both live and steamed lobsters.