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The James - Amenity-Rich Independent 55+ Senior Living


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Residences at The James unite sophisticated design with the superior conveniences of senior living. With a robust list of amenities and proximity to an exciting downtown, The James offers an ideal lifestyle for today’s modern senior.

Designed for those with the most discerning tastes, The James offers modern styling in a classic setting.

Formerly a convent and school, The James pays homage to Ferndale’s past by repurposing an architectural gem. The exterior is accented with elaborate stonework, arched doorways, and characteristic schoolhouse brickwork.




  • Gourmet Meals prepared fresh every day by our in-house culinary team
  • All-inclusive Utilities (Excludes phone and cable)
  • Regular Housekeeping & Trash Service
  • Fitness Center
  • Group Exercise
  • Elevator
  • Historic Building
  • Controlled Access/Gated
  • Availability 24 Hours
  • On-Site Management
  • On-Site Maintenance
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Community Dining Room with Restaurant-Style Service
  • Business Center
  • High Speed Internet
  • Films & Entertainment at our In-House Theater
  • Cultural & Educational Programs
  • Library & Computer Bar
  • Arts & Crafts Space
  • Salon & Barber Shop
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Large Closets
  • High Ceilings
  • Extra Storage
  • Disposal
  • Dishwasher
  • Air Conditioner
  • Cable Ready