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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Eagleson Park   Englefield Green   Hillcrest    Midtown Townhouses  Rose Hil

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2603 S Phillippi St
Boise, ID 83705
$224,799
2 beds/1 baths
Listing courtesy of Silvercreek Realty Group BOISE
3390 W Hillcrest Lane
Boise, ID 83705
$495,000
3 beds/2 baths
Listing courtesy of Windermere/Sun Valley BOISE
421 S Curtis Rd.
Boise, ID 83705
$174,500
3 beds/2 baths
Listing courtesy of Idaho Real Estate Associates BOISE
5014 Grover Street
Boise, ID 83705
$199,900
3 beds/2 baths
Listing courtesy of Coldwell Banker Tomlinson - Boise/Capitol BOISE

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3720 W Hillcrest Dr.
Boise, ID 83705
$475,000
4 beds/3.5 baths
Listing courtesy of Core Group Realty BOISE
2603 S Phillippi St
Boise, ID 83705
$224,799
2 beds/1 baths
Listing courtesy of Silvercreek Realty Group BOISE
5531 W Randolph Drive
Boise, ID 83705
$220,000
3 beds/1.5 baths
Listing courtesy of Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Idaho Realty BOISE
2105 S CLEVELAND St
Boise, ID 83705
$174,500
3 beds/1 baths
Listing courtesy of Silvercreek Realty Group BOISE
Intermountain MLS listings last updated Feb 7, 2016 10:37:pm.

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