Opened in 2014, Armstrong Place is the historic, adaptive reuse of Armstrong Elementary School and additional new construction. Located at 1721 Monsview Place in Lynchburg, Armstrong Place provides 18 one-bedroom and 10 two-bedroom apartments for people with disabilities and low incomes. Armstrong Place features:

Full accessibility for people with mobility impairments
Affordable rents for people with low incomes
EarthCraft® certification resulting in lower utility bills
A design that is in context with both the neighborhood and the historic character of the school, a former equalization school of the civil rights era
A school gym, rehabilitated in partnership with the City of Lynchburg that will provide community activities
Convenient location on the GLTC bus line, within 1/2 mile of local amenities and within 2 miles of health care and social services facilities
Unique floor plans for apartments with high ceilings and large windows
All major appliances, including washers and dryers
Armstrong Place is important for affordable, accessible housing, historic preservation, and community development.

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