1020 Southern Artery
Beautifully landscaped grounds and courtyards surround the apartments at the Presidential Estates. This modern building offers quick access to public transportation from its location at 1020 Southern Artery in Quincy, MA and overlooks the city to give tenants a stunning view of the surrounding area.
Most of the one- and two-bedroom units at the Presidential Estates include a balcony or patio so that residents can enjoy the true splendor of the grounds and the city skyline. Spacious floor plans create a sense of openness within each unit. Some apartments also include vaulted ceilings complete with skylight windows. These additional luxuries make life at the Presidential Estates that much more comfortable.
Walk-in closets come standard in all Presidential Estates apartments along with attractive new kitchens and tile flooring in the bathrooms. Onsite laundry facilities are readily available on the ground floor. Residents also enjoy access to lot parking, a convenience that takes the hassle out of trying to find a parking space on the city streets. Gated lot access keeps both vehicles and apartments safe day and night.
All tenants are invited to enjoy a resident clubhouse with complementary Wi-Fi or the state-of-the-art exercise equipment in the 24-hour fitness center. Tennis courts and a pool provide outdoor entertainment for while an onsite playground adds a childlike touch.
The Presidential Estates has a pet-friendly policy that allows cats and small dogs to reside in the apartments along with their owners. Tenants need only check the breed restrictions to see if their companions qualify. This is just one more way that this Boston-area complex makes life comfortable for all who reside there.
A blend of "city convenience" and "suburban ambience," the two-story, 276-unit Presidential Estates apartments at 1020 Southern Artery offer a living experience that allows their residents to view the city skyline while at the same time enjoy the tranquility of a suburban environment.
Whether you're just beginning your career or looking for a perfect spot to retire, the smoke-free, pet-friendly community is an ideal place to call home. The naturally-lit one- and two-bedroom units feature spacious open-floor plans and high ceilings.
One-bedroom, 775-square-foot options range from the first-floor unit with patio for $1,375 per month to the third-floor unit with balcony, vaulted ceilings and skylights for $1,475 per month.
Two-bedroom, 1,050-square-foot options range from the second-floor unit with balcony for $1,670 per month to the third-floor unit with balcony, vaulted ceilings and skylights for $1,725 per month.
Each carpeted, cable-ready unit features an electronic thermostat and air conditioner, allowing you to control your own heating and cooling. The contemporary kitchen includes such energy-efficient appliances as a refrigerator, a range, a microwave and a dishwasher, along with a garbage disposal. Spacious closets make organizing and storing convenient. The bath features modern tiling.
Built in 1971, the gated, secure community provides 24-hour on-site management and maintenance and recycling services. You can relax with your neighbors in the clubhouse with Wi-Fi and high-speed Internet access or enjoy an evening in the outdoor picnic area, where you can also access Wi-Fi on the courtyard complete with BBQ facilities. If you prefer, just take in the outdoors on the lush, landscaped grounds while the kids enjoy the playground.
For an indoor workout, visit the 24-hour fitness center with free weights. Then it's time to relax in the refreshing sauna.
Laundry facilities are conveniently located on site, saving you a trip to a commercial laundromat.
You don't need to worry about leaving your vehicle on the street, as off-street parking is available.
Quincy Point Neighborhood
East of downtown Quincy, Quincy Point, or "The Point," once known as the "Great Fenced Fields," is home to the U.S. Naval Shipbuilding Museum, which showcases the 717-foot-long USS Salem, the world's final-commissioned heavy cruiser and the only one that's still in existence. Located aboard the now-decommissioned docked Salem are the U.S. Navy Cruiser Sailors Association Museum, the USS Newport News Museum and the U.S. Navy Exhibit Room.
There are many small beaches along the Town River in Quincy Point, including Avalon and Mound Street Beaches. One of Quincy's larger sandy beaches, Mound Street includes nearly 700 yards of coastline. In addition to swimming, there are many playground areas and a soccer field.
Another favorite recreational area in Quincy Point is Fore River Field and Playground. Also located on the premises, the Fore River Clubhouse serves as a community center. The field features numerous recreational facilities, including a children's playground, a Little League baseball field, a football field and basketball, tennis and street hockey courts. A memorial stone honoring two Quincy Point Vietnam Veteran brothers is also located on the field.
Reflecting its New England atmosphere, Quincy Point is home to many seafood eateries. The upscale Bay Pointe Waterfront Restaurant features a state-of-the-art waterfront deck, bar and lounge, on which patrons can enjoy spectacular views of the Bay and sunsets.
Open daily all year around, Bay Pointe custom prepares their "fish market menu" to the customer's specifications. You can begin your meal with such favorite appetizers as jumbo shrimp cocktail, baked stuffed oysters or Chesapeake crab dip. Of course, a featured soup is New England clam chowder; and among salads, the grilled sesame salmon salad is a favorite menu option. Pair your soup or salad with an exclusive Bay Pointe sandwich, such as the lobster roll, classic fish sandwich or albacore tuna melt.
For the heartier appetite, try a luncheon main dish, such as healthy grilled salmon, seared swordfish tips, sautéed jumbo shrimp or baked sole almondine.
Bay Pointe's dinners are a unique culinary experience and include such delicious dishes as grilled North Atlantic salmon, grilled swordfish, surf & turf, New England fried platter, pan-seared sea scallops and Bay Pointe's specialty, baked stuffed shrimp.
Sunday means it's time for Bay Pointe's brunch buffet. Served from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the theme-based smorgasbord includes special stations for "steamship roast carving," "homemade waffles" and "omelets." In addition to breakfast favorites, there's a featured "fish of the day," as well as chicken dishes and pasta.
For 20 years, Bay Pointe Waterfront has hosted such special events as wedding and baby showers, rehearsal dinners, weddings, birthday parties, business meetings and presentations and church and religious meals. Featuring scenic water views, their beautiful function room can accommodate between 50 and 125 people. From sit-down dinners to brunch, light lunches to dinner buffets, your event at Bay Pointe will be an experience your guests will long remember. If you prefer to host your own event, Bay Pointe also offers catering services.
If you're looking for a more casual dining experience, the Lobster Shop on Washington Street will serve you the freshest off-the-boat seafood available. Whether you prefer to dine in or take out, you have the choice of a cup or bowl of either the hot fish or New England-style clam chowders or cold lobster bisque. They're perfect for any season. Served with chips and a pickle, the fish sandwich or whole clam, oyster, clam strips or scallop sandwiches and the popular lobster roll make a great lunch, as do the fried or grilled fish and shrimp tacos. What better way to dress up a simple mac & cheese dish than with the Lobster Shop's lobster mac & cheese?
For lunch or dinner, the Lobster Shop features seafood platters served with fries and coleslaw. From fried whole clams or clam strips, scallops, shrimp and oysters to the famous flaky haddock filet of fish and chips and the smorgasbord of fish on the fisherman's platter, the Lobster Shop's fresh seafood will please the most discriminating fish connoisseur.
Fresh seafood boxes from the Lobster Shop, including whole clams, clam strips, scallops, oysters and shrimp are ideal choices for the heartiest of appetites.