Ridge at Blue Hills
800 West Street
Located close to Boston is Ridge at Blue Hills. There are 186 residences in this building. Available in one and two-bedroom floorplans. Units feature slate flooring, Frieze carpet, and an oversized soaking tub. Fullsized washer and dryer available in-unit. Community amenities include clubhouse, fitness center, and swimming pool. Covered parking available. Ridge at Blue Hills is minutes from MBTA stations in Braintree and Quincy. This is a pet friendly community. Dogs and cats are welcome.
Stylish and savvy, these glamorous apartments are among the most luxurious residences that one will find in Braintree. Living here, people can enjoy proximity to nature and a noiseless setting, while having easy and virtually instantaneous access to Boston. The apartment facility offers a combination of one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartments, and it’s a commuter’s dream with easy access to busy roadways like I-93, I-95, Route 3, Route 37, and two local MBTA stations. From here, it is also a short distance to the Boston Logan International Airport, and downtown Boston is also just a few minutes away. Shopping and dining opportunities abound in the nearby South Shore Plaza, which has brand-name retailers and places to eat, and even more dining, nightlife, and shopping can be enjoyed in the surrounding area.
While the convenient access to Boston is appealing for many looking to move here, there are also other attractive amenities that draw residents in. Those wanting to feel far removed from the city will appreciate the building’s quiet and wooded setting. From here, residents are treated to views of the stunning Blue Hills Reservation in select apartments. There are also a wealth of community amenities for people to take advantage of, such as a heated hotel-style pool, which is bordered by a sun deck furnished with lounge chairs, umbrellas, and small tables for dining, and a private onsite theater where people are invited to gather during the day or evening to catch their favorite films. The onsite management staff considers tenants’ social needs by planning social activities each month exclusively for residents. The property is also home to state-of-the-art clubhouse that can be enjoyed daily by residents and also rented out upon request for private events. Along with the heated pool, there is an outdoor fire pit area where residents can congregate in warm weather. Business needs are accounted for with the onsite business center that has the supplies and resources people need to take of work needs. Other conveniences are a 24-hour package pickup and delivery service, which residents can choose to sign up for, and a valet dry cleaning. The community welcomes families and furry friends, and there is a playground for children to use and a dog park where pet owners can let their animals get exercise and fresh air. Residents can also get in a good workout at anytime in the 24-hour fitness center that has a spacious layout and is equipped with state-of-the-art weight and aerobic machines. Garage parking is available in some units for an additional fee, and residents can also pay to have surplus amounts of personal supplies stored in additional onsite units on the campus.
Every apartment in the building has its own unique personality, but there are some amenities found in all apartments, regardless of size and location. All apartments have air conditioning and additional ceiling fans to stay cool in summer. Rich espresso or maple cabinetry is a part of every apartment, and apartments come with breakfast bars in the kitchen and built-in wine racks. Full-size washing machines and dryers are welcome amenities, as are energy-efficient appliances that cut down on utility costs. The high ceilings, which range from nine to 11 feet, and either a private patio or balcony, add to each apartment’s sense of space. Along with the functional features, the apartments have numerous aesthetic details like granite countertops, crown molding, hardwood flooring, and elegant tile backsplash.
Residents looking to move in here can choose from either a one-bedroom or two-bedroom apartment. The one-bedroom units start at a price of $1,948 per month, while the two-bedroom units start at a price of $2,318 every month. Among the smallest one-bedroom apartments are the units with a total size of 915 SF. An example of a unit that one might find in this range is an apartment located on the third floor. The apartment has a monthly rental rate of $1,998. Standout features of the unit are a beautiful and convenient breakfast bar in the kitchen, and in-unit washing machine and dryer, and sleek black appliances. The kitchen also has a storage pantry, and a large walk-in closet in the master bedroom provides additional storage space. Additional seasonal living space can be enjoyed on the walkout balcony, which is next to a sun-filled living room and dining area that is 12’ x 20’ and lies alongside the kitchen. The lavish master suite includes an 11’ x 14’ main bedroom that has two tall windows, plus a spa-like master bathroom with a double vanity and soaking tub. People who want a larger one-bedroom apartment might be interested in an option like the one-bedroom unit that covers a distance of 1,023 SF. This apartment has single bedroom and one bathroom. It starts at a rental rate of $2,197 a month. With this unit, standard features are lovely views of the resort-style pool and the lush wooded area behind the building. Residents will also get their own washing machines and dryers. These apartments come with some luxury features too, such as granite countertops in the kitchen and tile backsplash in the bathrooms. In these apartments, the kitchen is the center of activity with a central location and an open design that makes it easy to create and serve meals. The kitchen features elegant cabinetry and attractive countertops. It is around the corner from a sun-filled dining area, which is sized 9’ x 9’ and large enough to comfortably hold a standard dining room table. The dining area has access to the secluded balcony, and it is partially separated from the expansive living room, which is naturally brightened by two large windows that look over the balcony. The living room, sized 12’ x 17,’ is long enough to hold a couch, a television stand, a reading chair, and other floor-based decorations like potted trees and plants. The carpeted master bedroom has 11’ x 15’ of living space. It has a large walk-in closet with built-in storage on the side, and it has a separate entrance to the luxurious full bathroom, which has a soaking tub and a double vanity. The laundry room with additional closet storage space is just around the corner. Opposite the master bedroom is a bonus room that provides 9’ x 9’ of living space. Large windows make the room cheerful and sunny and provide exceptional views. This peaceful and quiet room makes a great home office or library.
Upgrading to a two-bedroom apartment, people will get a choice of several different apartment floor plans, sizes, and styles. One of the largest offerings in this category is a two-bedroom and two-bathroom apartment that covers a total area of 1,446 SF. The unit has a starting rental rate of $2,620 every month. This unit is equipped with many enticing features. The highlights of its amenities are an in-unit washing machine and dryer, a gourmet kitchen with a breakfast bar and a food pantry and hardwood floors. Sleek modern appliances are another appealing benefit. The apartment’s spacious floor plan accommodates sleep, rest, and active daily living. The front entrance of the apartment leads to a light-filled living room, which has an open center area and several side corners that are ideally designed for adding additional furnishings and decorations like a reading chair and table with a lamp. The living room totals a size of 17’ x 18,’ and it connects to the private balcony where there is plenty of room for setting up a lounge chair and coffee table. The farthest end of the living room extends back into a nook that contains as 10’ x 11’ dining area. The dining area is also sunny and bright, thanks to two large windows that make any meal more dramatic with scenic views. The dining room is around the corner from the chic kitchen, which is especially stunning with a finish of tile flooring, wooden overhead cabinets and elite black appliances. Adjacent to the kitchen is a lavish master suite that has a carpeted main bedroom, a walk-through bathroom, and a walk-in closet at the end of the hall. The second bedroom, which is opposite the living room, also has a large walk-in closet and easy access to the second glamorous bathroom.