Tennyson Senior Living Community

All New, Ready Now for You!

At Tennyson Senior Living Community, we offer the independence you want with assistance as needed!

1936 Tennyson Lane
Madison, WI 53704

Contact: Peggy Schmudlach, Residence Director
Phone: 608.268.5499
Email: Contact Us

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Located on Madison’s Northeast Side!

Independent Living, Inc. is pleased to welcome residents to Madison’s newest, non-profit senior living community, which includes spacious apartments, chef-prepared meals, generous common areas, and an on-site wellness center with a warm water therapy pool.

All that’s missing is you.

Tennyson Senior Living Community Residence Director

When you come to Tennyson, you will meet Peggy Schmudlach, Residence Director. She brings to her role 27 years of experience providing care and services to seniors and adults with disabilities. Most recently, she was the social services/admissions and marketing coordinator for a local senior facility. Peggy has worked with seniors needing many different levels of care ranging from independent to memory care. A graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, she has a degree in social work.


Independent Living, Inc. thoughtfully designed the Tennyson property to provide the easy and convenient lifestyle you deserve, with amenities that maximize comforts. You have the freedom to choose the assisted living support and services you want, such as delicious meals, housekeeping, personal care or daily reminders. Whatever you need, our staff of friendly professionals is standing by around the clock.

Available Floor Plans

Studio Bedroom Apt Floor Plan
1 Bedroom Apt Floor Plan
2 Bedroom Apt Floor Plan

New apartments on the 3rd and 4th floors include:

  • Stunning oversized windows
  • Full kitchen with ample cabinets and brand-new appliances
  • Spacious, tiled bathroom with walk-in shower
  • In-unit washers and dryers
  • Individually controlled heating and cooling

New apartments on the 1st and 2nd floors include:

  • Stunning oversized windows
  • Efficiency kitchenette
  • Spacious, tiled bathroom with walk-in shower

Each floor has generous dining and entertainment areas, and a patio or balcony to enjoy the outdoors.

As much as you’ll love your new luxury apartment, you may find yourself spending time being active in the community. The large lounge, family room and dining room with an outdoor terrace provide ample space to socialize and meet new friends.

Something truly special about Tennyson is our on-site fitness center. The warm water therapy pool has an underwater treadmill, making it truly unique – and only one of four of its kind in Wisconsin!  At the Health & Wellness Center, you will find workout equipment and daily exercise classes for all skill levels. Even better, you will have instruction and guidance from professional therapists.  As a resident at Tennyson, you will have access to the Health & Wellness Center. For adults age 55 and better who live in the community, memberships are available. Call the fitness center at 608-268-9649 to learn more!

As the Tennyson community continues to grow, look for a new café, sundries shop, underground parking, outdoor orchard, and walking trails.

You’ve worked hard. This is the life you’ve earned. And we are excited to welcome you to our vibrant, new and award-winning community!

Call or email us today to schedule your personal tour of Tennyson Senior Living Community!

Learn more about Madison’s newest senior living community, and secure your choice of the best 1- and 2-bedroom apartments available!