Fort Hill Real Estate
Fort Hill is a historic neighborhood located in the Roxbury area of Boston. The neighborhood played an important role in the Revolutionary War as a Patriot Army stronghold during the Siege of Boston. Fort Hill developed from farmland into a residential neighborhood in the late 19th century when as street car service was extended into Roxbury.
The boundaries of the Fort Hill neighborhood are generally recognized as Columbus Avenue to the west, Ritchie Street and Marcella Street to the south, Washington Street to the east and Malcom X Boulevard to the north. Neighborhoods adjacent to Fort Hill include Mission Hill, Washington Park, Dudley Square and Lower Roxbury.