1188 Bennington Street

East Boston
Land Sq. Feet
22,234 sq ft
Gross Floor Area
37,462 sq ft
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Project Description
The Proposed Project consists of the re-development of a 22,233 square-foot existing industrial commercial site located at 1188-1200 Bennington Street in East Boston. The site currently includes a 2 story, 13,172 square foot industrial/commercial building that served as the corporate headquarters of GVW, Inc., a Boston based Construction company that has been in business for over thirty (30) years. The project will include construction of two (2) new residential buildings, containing a total of forty (40) residential units, two (2) ground level retail spaces, eighteen (18) accessory off-street parking spaces, bike storage and a dog wash all located in the building’s at grade level. Parking will be entered and exited via Bennington Street, which has access to Revere (North) and Orient Heights (South). The site is within walking distance (less than 200 yards) from the MBTA’s Suffolk Downs Blue Line Rapid Transit Station and within 1/4th of a mile from the Orient Heights Blue Line Rapid Transit Station. The site is also within a 5 minute walk to the Belle Isle Reservation and a 10 minute walk to Constitution Beach.

Project Phase

  • Letter of Intent
  • Under Review
  • Board Approved
  • Under Construction
  • Construction Complete


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