Banneker Gardens was constructed and opened in June 2011 on the site of a previous Public Housing development. Banneker Gardens consists of twenty-five units of affordable Housing located at 302 - 338 1/2 Frederick Street in downtown Cumberland. Banneker Gardens consists of nineteen two and three bedroom townhomes and six garden style apartments three of which are fully handicap/disabled assessible.
Banneker Gardens is a Non Smoking Community and does not permit smoking in the rental units nor on the grounds. The community is well lighted and has an attractive landscape design. Off street parking is supplied as well as a tot lot for the little kids to play . This community is within walking distance of Cumberland and in a revitalized neighborhood.
The construction of this modern housing development began in the March of 2010, and was totaly completed by June 30, 2011. The developement was designed to blend into the surrounding neighborhood and offer many amenties such as: heat pump, air conditioning, GE appliances, dishwasher, two bathrooms, computer hookups, washer and dryer hook ups, generous closet space and more. The development utilizes many green building and development techniques to add to the overall value of the neighborhood and provide high quality affordable housing to the residents of the City of Cumberland. Additional information regarding the application process can be obtained on this website or by contacting the central office of Cumberland Housing.
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Floor Plan for a typical two bedroom townhome