Fully Rehabbed, This Historic Downtown Building Offers Convenient City Living Along With Refreshing Views.Nichols Station Apartments is located in Downtown Madison, WI, at the corner of East Gorham and Franklin Streets. It is across the street from Lake Mendota and a few blocks away from the Capitol, allowing for some of the best views Madison has to offer. Perfectly tailored to fit every lifestyle, Nichols Station is an ideal home for the Madison enthusiast.In 1917, Madison Waterworks at Nichols Station pumped 8 million gallons of water a day to feed a growing city. One hundred years later, its comprehensive renovation has pumped new energy and new meaning into luxury downtown Madison living. This rehab allowed improvements to make Nichols Station a more energy efficient, convenient, and modern place to live.