The Bench, generally bounded by Federal Way to the east, Cole Road to the west and Garden City to the north, sits on an elevation approximately 60 feet  higher than downtown Boise to its northeast. Orchard Street is a major north-south thoroughfare in the neighborhood. The Bench is so named because this sudden rise, giving the appearance of a step, or bench. The Bench was created as an ancient shoreline to the old river channel. The Bench is home to the Boise Union Pacific Depot and older residential neighborhoods similar to those in the North End. Due south of the Bench is the Boise Airport.

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2603 S Phillippi St
Boise, ID 83705
$199,999
2 beds/1 baths
Listing courtesy of Silvercreek Realty Group BOISE
2804 W Sunrise Rim
Boise, ID 83705
$349,588
5 beds/3.5 baths
Listing courtesy of Windermere/Richard B. Smith BOISE
6015 Grunder
Boise, ID 83705
$169,400
4 beds/1.5 baths
Listing courtesy of Tract Realty Inc BOISE
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8 S Randall St
Boise, ID 83705
$78,000
2 beds/1 baths
Listing courtesy of Real Estate by Design LLC BOISE

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5320 W Denton
Boise, ID 83705
$239,000
3 beds/2 baths
Listing courtesy of Silvercreek Realty Group BOISE
3237 Lindsay
Boise, ID 83705
$269,900
3 beds/2.5 baths
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Capital City BOISE
5014 Grover Street
Boise, ID 83705
$219,900
3 beds/2 baths
Listing courtesy of Coldwell Banker Tomlinson - Boise/Capitol BOISE
2321 S Ormond St.
Boise, ID 83705
$159,900
2 beds/1 baths
Listing courtesy of Team Realty BOISE
Intermountain MLS listings last updated Jul 31, 2015 7:06:am.

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