The town of Oxford was settled in the mid to late 1600s and incorporated in 1713. It is the birthplace of Clara Barton, the founder of the American Red Cross, and also of Elliot Joslin, the first doctor in the United States to specialize in diabetes. He founded the Joslin Diabetes Center. For those who like quiet, town life, New Orchard Hills is a perfect choice to call home.
New Orchard Hills is located on an expansive piece of land that is blooming with trees and vibrant landscaping. The property features a big, beautiful Robinson’s Pond in the lovely community of Oxford, Massachusetts.
The property includes 215 apartment homes within 19 wood clapboard buildings, including 88 apartments that receive a HUD subsidy to keep rents at 30 percent of adjusted gross income. Of the total number, there are 84 one-bedroom, 77 two-bedroom, 47 three-bedroom, and 7 four-bedroom apartments. Each of the 10 garden-style buildings has a laundry room, and there are laundry hookups in each of the 9 townhouses. The floor plans are spacious and include walk-in closets. Heat and hot water are included in the rents.
Residents enjoy gathering in the Community Room, which includes a kitchen. There is a playground for the children to scamper about, as well as a basketball court. Parking is abundant for both tenants and guests.
Located 11 miles south of Worcester, this property sits close to the Massachusetts Turnpike, Interstate 395, and Route 146 are all close by, as are such popular stores as Market Basket and Home Depot, which all add up to make this property an ideal place to call home.