McKenzie House

McKenzie House

McKenzie House — The Best in Residential Living, in the Heart of Burlington

McKenzie House is a place to call home, where community and family seem one in the same. McKenzie House offers 36 apartments on five floors with elevator access. The property is within walking distance to the downtown shopping area and to the main CCTA bus terminal on Cherry Street.  McKenzie House is just minutes away from the Burlington International Airport ( and the University of Vermont Medical Center (  McKenzie House is a federally assisted low-income smoke free housing complex for qualified seniors and people with disabilities. With ample parking and generous layout and design, McKenzie House is a great choice for those looking to be in a downtown location, in close proximity to Church Street, public transportation, and beautiful Lake Champlain.

Features and Amenities

O’Brien Brothers has designed McKenzie House with the comforts and amenities of home, so that their residents can come together and form a community enjoying city living with features such as:

  • A Community Room which has a:
    • Kitchen
    • TV/VCR
    • Sitting Area
    • Tables and chairs for gatherings
    • Screened in porch
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Secured Entry
  • 24 Hour Emergency Maintenance Service
  • Ease of access
  • Open and spacious layout and design
  • Some storage area
  • Utilities included


Activities offered at McKenzie House may include:

  • Bingo
  • Exercise class
  • Holiday dinners
  • Picnics
  • Foliage and Lake Champlain Boat trips
  • A small yard that has benches and picnic tables
  • A Resident Association that is entirely voluntary and meets monthly


Services offered to residents at McKenzie House:

  • Flu shot clinic
  • Homemaker services
  • Foot Clinic
  • Bus transportation to a grocery shopping
  • Monthly Newsletter
  • Resident Service Coordinator (RSC) who assists residents in accessing community services to enable residents to remain in their homes as long as they are able and desire to live here

McKenzie House does not have on-site medical services. We do not provide meals, nursing staff, or any type of personal care. McKenzie House uses income targeting for prioritizing the waiting list, which is regulated and required by the federal government.

Property Plan

McKenzie house floorplan

O'Brien Brothers Agency Inc.

1855 Williston Road
 South Burlington, VT 05403

Phone: (802) 658-5000
Fax: (802) 658-5002

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