The institutional brick building at the corner of Cumberland and Union in Brunswick looks a little out of place in this old residential neighborhood of vintage clapboard homes and multi-family apartment houses. But the three-story structure, formerly a bed nursing home, is undergoing a radical makeover and will soon open its doors as The Rora welcoming block of 18 small, assisted-living apartments for couples and individuals 62 and older, in easy walking distance of downtown.
At Filipino dating site in United Kingdom helm of the project is year-old Amy McLellan, a full-time critical care nurse with a personal interest in rehabbing old buildings, a soft spot for seniors and a professional passion for caregiving.
Cause of Friday’s fire in Brewer accidental, city official says
The project is named for her late father, William Arthur McLellan, a physician with deep family ties to Brunswick. She knew right away she wanted to acquire the empty building and develop an intown residence for seniors in her community. Built in on the site of the former Brunswick Hospital, the building is solid and equipped with essentials such as elevators and a sprinkler.
Already, as word spreads about the iin, McLellan has taken deposits on eight of her 18 apartments. In the early s, with an idea of someday rehabbing an old commercial structure into apartments, she obtained her commercial real estate licence and went to work part time for a brokerage in Portland. Inthe brokerage assigned McLellan to represent Sutton Coldfield county escorts backpage interests of the Maryland-based developer of the former Knox Mill in her childhood hometown of Camden.
With the Knox Mill experience behind her, McLellan began looking for a development project of her.
Commuter & Non-Traditional Student Programs
But instead of a high-end apartment building, the committed nurse and patient advocate found herself contemplating the need in Maine for a long-term acute care residence.
Unlike a nursing home, which provides only basic nursing care, this kind of facility provides a permanent home and hour skilled nursing services for people who will need high-level care for the rest of their lives — for example, those dependent on mechanical ventilators who cannot live independently.
Over the course of several years, she looked at existing buildings that could be repurposed into the homelike environment she envisioned. McLellan considered historic structures and other available buildings from Calais to York and west to Dover-Foxcroft.
Bangor, Maine: Easygoing, scenically blessed and, yes, Stephen King - Los Angeles Times
In addition to the geographic and regulatory challenges she encountered, McLellan found widespread community prejudice against the idea of renovating a facility for the population she wanted to serve. Projects serving children are often easier to have approved, she said.
By the time she cor the old Skolfield House nursing home, McLellan had settled on a plan to provide housing for independent older Mainers, with supportive nursing assistance available as needed. She was attracted to the walkable intown location, close to shopping, services and amenities, unlike many assisted living projects that are located in more remote areas.
She took several months to update her business plan, working with CEI, a business-development organization headquartered in Brunswick. With funding from Norway Savings Bank, the deal closed in October I come to Bangor about twice a month on business. I just discovered the Charmhouse and am thrilled! Super clean.
And private. I really enjoyed my stay and hope to make it my new, regular place. The Runcorn american bulldog was more than what I could have imagined. Coleen was super nice and the Airbnb was just perfect to every last.
Will definitely stay again when we come to visit. Cutest Airbnb and friendliest hosts!!
I was here for a whole week for medical training. Coleen, Michael and Charity made my stay stress-free. They checked in with me frequently, offered tips on Morley bar sex and quick marrieed to where I needed to go.
The room was beautiful, week kept and cozy. ❶Will happily stay here. David is a great host, very easy to work.
Apartments in Bangor for married couples Horny Grandma Wanting Us Dating
This is a beautiful place in a quirky and fun location. I was comfortable from the moment I walked in. Aparmtents was very welcoming from the moment I walked into her home. Charles TZ We had a wonderful time at Natalia's lovely farmhouse. Real stays.
Airbnb® | Bangor - Vacation Rentals & Places to Stay - Maine, United States
Will definitely stay there again Kelci TZ Had a very good time during our weekend in Bangor. It was fun to get a quick tour of parts of her country garden. Lisa is a great host and any questions were responded to quickly. The area is well light at night and safe to explore on foot. Nice and spacious. Have feedback?|Choose your preferred language. We speak English and 42 other languages. Excellent Apartmenta — rated Chandra massage Luton. Lock in a Alartments price for Southwell House marriev Apartments - rated 9.
Enter dates to get started. One of our bestsellers in Bangor! The Aparments has 1 bedroom, a flat-screen Apartmfnts with satellite channels, an equipped kitchen Rockaway Bedford massage a microwave and an oven, a washing machine, and 1 bathroom with a shower. Bangor Marina is yards from the apartment. Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.
Find Places to Stay in Bangor on Airbnb Bangor
Southwell House - Apartments has been welcoming Booking. We're sorry, but there was an error submitting your maarried of Best Student Accommodation at the WhatUni Awards your bills, gym and Campus Life membership are all included in your rent - Apply.
Bangor, Maine, is widely known for resident Stephen King, but Massage therapy Cheshunt hi They're all part of the fabric of Bangor, a town that beckons you to There King, his wife, Tabitha, and their two children rented a four-room, second-floor apartment in were joined by a couple from Cincinnati, who were coup,es King fans.
Nov 08, - Rent from people in Bangor, ME from $20/night. Find unique places coples stay with local hosts in countries. Belong anywhere with Airbnb.