James Steam Mill

Newburyport, MA

We are pleased to have the opportunity to offer you some information about our property located at One Charles Street, Newburyport, MA. James Steam Mill offers apartments for eligible elderly applicants (62 years of age or older) and disabled individuals and their families of all ages. All apartments are federally assisted with residents paying thirty percent of adjusted gross income for rent and utilities.

James Steam Mill consists of 99 units and is a non-smoking community. There are 91 one-bedroom apartments and 7 two-bedroom apartments; five of which have been adapted for accessible use. The property was originally built in 1845 as a mill, which was subsequently converted in 1984 to elderly apartments. The building is conveniently located within walking distance of downtown Newburyport. The Merrimack Valley Regional Transit Authority provides transportation services and the Newburyport Council on Aging also runs shuttle vans.

Each apartment consists of a living room, dining room, kitchen and bath. All apartments are carpeted with linoleum flooring in the kitchen and baths. Additional amenities include a front entry intercom system for guests, on-site laundry facility, community room with adjacent kitchen, library, and parking.

Please give us a call for more information and to schedule your tour today!

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Amenities & Features

  • 1 Bedroom Apartments
  • Smoke-Free Community
  • Fully Applianced Kitchens
  • Utilities Included
  • Lounge Areas
  • Intercom System
  • On-Site Laundry Facility
  • Community Center with Kitchen and Library Room
  • Commuter Rail Service Nearby
  • Professional On-Site Management
  • 24-Hour Emergency Maintenance
  • Pets Welcome
    • * restrictions apply

Contact Us

Property Manager

[P] 978-465-5166
[TTY] 711 or 800-439-2370
[F] 978-465-9518
[E] jamessteammill@shpmanagement.com

Directions & Map

How to Qualify

Restrictions may apply and are discussed during your site visit.

How to Apply

For more information and/or assistance with the application process, visit or call the management office Monday, Wednesday or Friday 9:30am – 12:00pm and 1:30pm – 4:00pm.