53 Union Park, South End
Stunning, entirely Brand New renovation of this prominent South End property on the premier block of Union Park. A rare corner building with three exposures, this sunny home offers a thoughtful blend of contemporary finishes and Victorian features including over sized windows & soaring ceilings. An immaculate kitchen, with Bosch appliances and quartz counters, opens to the bow-front living space. Two bedrooms including master suite, two full bathrooms, central air, laundry and white oak flooring in the entire space. No detail has been overlooked. Enjoy the best that the South End has to offer and be steps to restaurants & shopping. Professionally managed building and rental garage parking available nearby. $4,850 per month. Next
Sold: 93 Bellevue Street, Newton
Landmark Classical Revival masterpiece listed on National Register of Historic Places. Majestically set on sweeping landscaped grounds atop Mount Ida, this stately residence is replete with exquisitely preserved period appointments including seven fireplaces, intricate decorative plasterwork, Corinthian columns and elaborate mahogany/oak millwork. Impressive formal rooms, spectacular coffer-ceilinged billiard room, wonderful glassed conservatory. Separate third-floor apartment. Two-bay carriage house. Original list price $4,800,000.
Sold: 27 Worcester Street #3, South End
Beautifully renovated two bedroom, one and a half bath, 900 square foot duplex. High ceilings, charming Juliet balcony, fireplace with original mantle and oversized private deck. Staircase to private upper floor master suite with large walk in closet and beautiful en suite marble bath complete with Jacuzzi. Open style living, dining & kitchen with Brazilian cherry hard wood floors, maple cabinets, stainless steel appliances, gas cooking and granite counters perfect for entertaining. Central air and washer and dryer in unit. Original list price $749,000.
270 Boston Road, Groton
The 1840 Captain Moses Palmer farmhouse received an extensive remodel by Z Master Builder’s in 2010. The design is a blend of modern industrial with the warmth of an antique home. The main home has five bedrooms, three and a half baths, great room, formal dining room, game room, two-story library, den, and bonus room. At the center of the home is the Great room with two magnificent 11 feet tall stained glass windows over a bench seat. This room is open to the desirable chef’s kitchen with stainless steel Wolf appliances, Sub Zero fridge, and soapstone counters. A two-level Koi pond with waterfall can be viewed through the French doors of the Great room. The library also has exceptional views overlooking the property and surrounding countryside. An antique barn, three-car garage with potential for additional living space, are also situated on this 4.3 acre property. Designed to cater to a casual but lively lifestyle, the renovation provides a harmonious blend of old & new. $1,075,000.
8 Deer Run Drive, Westford
Welcome to Chestnut Hill Estates a premier 40 home subdivision boasting open space for lovers of the outdoors. The buyer of this home will marvel at the open floor plan and will enjoy working in the modern kitchen with Bosch appliances and Zodiac Quartz counters while also enjoying the scenic views. The second floor boasts gleaming hard wood flooring and four spacious bedrooms. Both second floor bathrooms have been updated. The basement has an exercise room and a game room with nine foot ceilings, surround sound, half bath, and sliders to the rear yard. Refreshing Hydro air heating system completes the interior. For outdoor enjoyment there is a three season porch, deck, in-ground gunite pool, and large flat yard complete with access to the pond. This custom home features a first floor legal in-law suite with separate entrance. This is a tremendously special feature and one that has drawn attention throughout the years. Come see this pristine home today. $900,000.
17 Trailside Circle, Sudbury
Premier Tall Pines Estate, privately situated at the end of a cul-de-sac, in one of kind Sudbury neighborhood. The attention and care taken during the renovation of this home is found on all three spacious living levels. The first floor was designed for hosting events with grand rooms. Great attention was paid to all the details one desires in a showcase home. The kitchen has vaulted ceilings providing tremendous natural light to enjoy while preparing meals in the chef’s kitchen or walk out the slider to your vast blue stone patio with the built in bbq grille. Back inside you find a dream first floor master with a 21’ closet and luxurious bath with marble shower, hot tub, and separate water closet. The second floor boasts three over sized bedrooms, two with en-suite baths. The elevator is a great feature to quickly move from second floor to your newly finished basement suite with kitchen area, full bathroom, oversized exercise room, bedroom, and play room. Don’t miss this one! $1,375,000.
16 Brimmer Street #2, Beacon Hill
Fantastic Flat of the Hill penthouse duplex four bedroom, three full bath home with deeded parking space included! This beautiful home combines classic Beacon Hill touches with modern contemporary finishes. This exquisite home is flooded with natural light and features a lovely large living room, spacious renovated gourmet cook’s kitchen with granite counters, and large island with gas cook top. Wonderful flexible floor plan with four full sized bedrooms, separate laundry area, separate office area, gorgeous hardwood floors, original moldings and modern conveniences. The spacious master bedroom features a luxurious en-suite full bath. More amenities include central air conditioning, wonderful built-ins and closet space throughout, and elegant common areas. There are roof rights, and a large single deeded parking space included. This home has such a versatile layout, it will fit a variety of lifestyles! $2,095,000.
36 Manor Lane, Westwood
This one of a kind grand English Tudor Manor is a sprawling residence of over 7,300 square feet. Located at the end of a cul-de-sac, this home offers immense privacy, yet allows easy access to route 95. This resort like property features lush landscaping and expansive tiered decking that leads to an inviting inground pool. The grand entrance welcomes you through a custom wooden arched door to a stunning foyer with a formal bridal staircase. Large rooms and oversized windows allow natural light to engulf this home which is designed with unique amenities and fine details. There is a wonderful chef’s kitchen updated with new granite countertops. The sprawling master bedroom has two walk-in closets, a spacious sitting area, and a luxurious marble master bath. Four more oversize bedrooms, one of which features an en-suite bathroom, complete this spectacular home. $2,375,000.
492 Beacon Street #T, Back Bay
Rare opportunity to live in the only free standing townhouse at the award winning Church Court in Boston’s Back Bay. This townhouse blends condo living with the privacy of your own home. Private entrance to large foyer with ample storage, 1/2 bath and direct access to both a large, private storage room and garage parking lend ease to city living. Eat in kitchen and a large dining room with high ceilings, direct access to private deck with views of beautifully landscaped gardens and common courtyard. The 2nd bedroom offers views of Cambridge, the Charles River and beyond alongside a full bath with Japanese soaking tub. Master bedroom features stunning custom built-ins for storage & display and a lofted den/media room. The top level of the tower completes this stunning property with the original 1891 Mount Vernon Church Tower architecture—4 sides with unparalleled views of the Boston and Cambridge skylines via impressive arched windows. 24 hour concierge, parking and onsite maintenance. $849,000.
3 Adams Lane, Dover
High amidst the rolling hills, dense woodlands, open meadows and paddocks of Dover’s Strawberry Hill sits this very private estate. Offering an 8,200 plus square foot home, 17 rooms and 7 bedrooms and architectural detail worthy of this 24.1 acre treasure. High ceilings, elaborate moldings, wainscoting, warm wood floors and accents and other design features add stately elegance in a spectacular country setting. All within an easy 30 minutes from downtown Boston. The description above only begins to describe this truly distinctive property. The elaborate use of fine hardwoods throughout the home is warm and inviting. The detail, even to custom living room corner blocks containing all of the wood varieties used in the home, is exceptional. Rooms are spacious, ceilings are high, space is well laid out and everything is in move in condition. If privacy is important, plenty of land attractive and a beautiful home essential, this is a perfect property. $4,900,000.
7 Willow Street, Dedham
A beautiful Wisteria plant on the porch invites you to a front double door entry at this lovingly restored antique colonial on a tree lined street in one of Dedham’s most popular Precinct 1 neighborhoods. This circa 1850 home offers 10 rooms including four bedrooms and two and a half baths. Additional rooms include a fireplaced front parlor/living room, sunny dining room, spacious family room and office, all with hardwood floors.
The remodeled kitchen features stainless steel appliances, granite counters and lovely custom cabinetry. The inviting family room leads to deck for quick ease to outdoor enjoyment. A master with en suite bath, two porches, central air and a two car garage complete this lovely home. Ideally located close to the Village Center with the charm of yesteryear. $799,900.
296 Savin Hill Avenue #1, Dorchester
Stunning bi-level condo in the coveted “Over the Bridge” neighborhood of Savin Hill with over 1900 square feet of space! This fully renovated unit features an open floor plan with beautiful wide plank floors, high ceilings, generous fireplaced living room with a bay window to enjoy water views. Gorgeous kitchen with a great layout, granite counters, eye catching bevelled Carrera tile backsplash, Stainless Steel appliances, including wine fridge, abundant cabinets plus a pantry. Master has large double closet, en suite bathroom and sliders to private deck. Second bedroom is spacious with large closet. Downstairs has an open plan with another full bathroom & a separate room, being used as a home office. Common storage area can be accessed from both inside and out, great for bikes, and ocean kayaks. There is one off street parking space assigned to the unit and a common patio area for entertaining. This unit has it all, location, charm and storage... a must see. $469,000.
Sold: 182 Beacon Street, Back Bay
Classic Back Bay Brownstone elevator building on the river side of Beacon Street, just 2 blocks from the Public Garden.
This 907 Square Foot 2 bed, 2 bath apartment is all on one level, so not an inch of wasted space! The extra large living room has a properly placed fireplace with custom bookshelves. Amazing 14 foot ceilings and extra tall windows (with the original shutters) create a magical feeling of “old world grandeur” that truly make this apartment special. It has a great open feel and superb natural light. The extraordinary vertical height of this apartment makes this seem much larger than it is.
The long views from across the Charles River to Cambridge gives a sense of privacy and space so rarely found in a city apartment. View the 4th of July fireworks from your living room or from the huge common roof deck. One block from two of the Esplanade footbridges and close to all the best shops and restaurants.
This property was sold “as is” are gives a great view Common and in need of extensive renovations. The new owners are delighted to have a blank canvas from which to work so they can customize to their own taste. Original list price $751,655.
142 Gay Street, Westwood
14 Room impressive custom colonial home set on 2+ acres with an open floor plan perfect for entertaining. Gourmet cook’s kitchen with butler and chef pantries. This home features triplecrown, dentil and custom moldings which enhance the two story foyer, 2 staircases, front & rear, fireplaced family room with cathedral and vaulted ceilings, master suite on the first floor with two walk-in closets and a master bathroom with custom cabinetry and over-sized shower. Bonus third floor gameroom. $1,899,000.
24 Beaumont Street, Dorchester
The Nichols-McGill House—‘The Moorings’ is located in the much sought after Carruth neighborhood 3 blocks from the Ashmont Red Line T, and has had only 3 owners in its 131 years. history. Designed by John A. Fox, this landmark Queen Anne house sits high on its quarter acre lot with a sunny swath of lawn, a gorgeous copper beech tree, and overlooks a beautiful neighborhood of similar period homes. The charm of this house is in its open and enclosed porches, many gables and old world, small-paned windows which capture south light all day. Large rooms, 10’ ceilings, natural woodwork, Arts & Crafts architectural detail, and 4 fireplaces have an air of understated elegance. The current owners have been exemplary stewards of this landmark home, maintaining it well, respecting its architectural integrity and making very few changes to the original design. New gas furnaces, hot water heater, recent roof, exterior paint and air conditioning have been done. Come see and make it your own. $759,000.
25 Carruth Street, Dorchester
The magnificent 1885 Quincy-Wardner House was designed by Allen & Kenway (architects of several Beacon St/Boston stone townhouses), and is located in Dorchester’s bucolic Carruth neighborhood, 3 blocks from the Ashmont Red Line T. This Queen Anne Victorian was built in the Romanesque style of massive rusticated stone, brick and wood shingle and has been faithfully and impeccably restored. A grand living hall features extensive quarter-sawn oak architectural detail, stained glass and monumental fireplace, but this is just the beginning the adventure of exploring this lovely house. Light streams through numerous oversize and stained glass windows into formal living, dining, music, and billiards rooms, a large master with it’s own tree-top porch, a commodious marble bath, plus an expansive open floor plan kitchen/family room. There are five fireplaces each with a distinctive mantel; an octagonal porch for afternoon tea. A large fenced yard is a bonus $995,000.
15 Saint George Street #2, South End
Overlooking Franklin Square in Boston’s South End. This 1/1, 535 sq ft home offers great views of the Prudential skyline, convenience to BMC, universities, restaurants, transportation to downtown, Logan,etc. This meticulously maintained home features: recently renovated kitchen and bath, fresh paint, shining hardwood floors, and an oversized private deck. Best of all parking (1/2 of a tandem) with direct access to the home. Recent improvements to the building include: a new roof in 2012, new carpet in common area, paint, and refinishing of floors. All electric home with individual heat. Common laundry. $459,000.
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