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161 Arlington Street Acton MA 01720

Acton, MA161 Arlington Street

Price$650,000

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number 72747248

  • Single Family Detached
  • Village West Acton
  • Bathroom 2
  • Rooms 10
  • Bedrooms 4

This spacious, charming, & updated Antique Colonial Home is full of beautiful period details - wide pine floors, tall ceilings, wood trims, and large windows. Boasting a phenomenal floor plan including a charming front parlor w/built-ins, family room w/wood burning stove & a wall of windows overlooking the perennial gardens, a expansive dining room, perfect for entertaining, & an updated kitchen w/granite, stainless steel appliances, glass-fronted cabinets, & gas cooking. A breakfast room, full bath, & mudroom complete the 1st level. Upstairs - 4 sunny bedrooms, an office nook, full bath, & convenient laundry area. Outdoors - beautifully landscaped with a handsome patio perfect for relaxing, watching the birds & peaceful tranquility. The barn/2 car garage converted to an art studio offers heat, a loft area, French doors to the picturesque gardens, & endless possibilities. Newly painted exterior, a highly efficient natural gas heating system and only steps away from West Acton Village!

Listed by Anne Marie DeCesar of Keller Williams Realty Boston Northwest

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12 Old Cambridge Turnpike Lincoln MA 01773
Open House

MLS Number 72747503

  • Single Family Detached
  • Next Open House: Sun 10/25 2:00 pm. to 3:30 pm.
  • Bathroom 2
  • Rooms 9
  • Bedrooms 4

This is a tremendous opportunity to access everything Lincoln offers! The Smith-Brooks House is living history: Appealing colonial architecture with wide plank floors, tall ceilings, six fireplaces and abundant sunlight. There is ample charm and room for everyone. The living room with fireplace is open to a spacious dining room. The study offers a cozy space to read and enjoy the fireplace. The eat-in kitchen evokes many past holiday meals with a large fireplace and beehive oven to keep the bread warm. The family room was an added carriage house with beamed cathedral ceilings and opens to a backyard deck. There are four spacious corner bedrooms, three with fireplaces. Abutting conservation land and Sandy Pond trails this property is part of the Deerhaven and Old Concord Turnpike neighborhood. New roof and shed in 2018. This property awaits your further updates and is being sold as is.

Listed by Jeannine Taylor & Jessica Packineau of Compass

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317 Garfield Road Concord MA 01742

Concord, MA317 Garfield Road

Price$3,975,000

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number 72746471

  • Single Family Detached
  • Bathroom 7
  • Rooms 18
  • Bedrooms 5
  • Square Feet 7,613

Built in 1908 by noted Arts and Crafts architect, Thomas Mott Shaw, this uniquely private, elegant estate is sited on a spectacular, secluded 6-acre hilltop, w/ fully renovated, exquisite manor house, sophisticated 6-stall stable, w/stall equipment from Kentucky, a dressage/sports arena w/fully-piped drainage system-on boundless manicured lawns & pastures. Manor house Town-approved for 2 dwelling units--ideal for in-laws or grown children w/families. Intricately-crafted, spacious stable has conversion potential to a 2nd house on estate. For the past 30 yrs, the Town has granted permits for horses/multiple farm animals. The manor house has gorgeous wood flrs, antique brass lighting, 9 FPs & dramatic entry w/gracious staircase, 5 large 2-rm BR suites w/6.5 baths, sunny 2nd flr sitting rm, carpeted LL rec. rm, 2.5 kitchens, + award-winning mahogany & walnut entertainment kitchen. Au pair/caretaker/home office space available in 3rd flr apt. Walk to River to fish, canoe & hike on trails.

Listed by Senkler, Pasley & Dowcett and Brigitte Senkler of Coldwell Banker Realty - Concord

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235 MAIN Street Waltham MA 02453

Waltham, MA235 MAIN Street

Price$849,900

Est. Mortgage: $/month

Open House

MLS Number 72746176

  • Single Family Detached
  • Next Open House: Sun 10/25 11:30 am. to 1:00 pm.
  • Village Warrendale
  • Bathroom 3
  • Rooms 10

HIGHLY DESIRABLE WARRENDALE COMMUNITY! History of Yesteryear is Masterfully Preserved & Perfectly Modernized in this Intriguing & Elegant Turn of the Century Victorian Colonial Featuring Captivating Entry Foyer, Gorgeous Natural Woodwork, Wainscoting, Dual Staircases, French Doors, Built-Ins, Crown Moldings, Window Seats, Gas Fireplaced Living Room, Family Room & Dining Room, Younger Modern Expanded Island Kitchen with Corian Counters & Dining Area, Gas Fireplaced Master Bedroom with Walk-In Closet, Finished 3rd Floor with Full Tile Bath Ideal for Extended Family or Au-Pair, New 2018 Heat & Central A/C, New 2019 Roof, Private Sprinklered Yard, Deck, Patio & More!

Listed by Hans Brings RESULTS, Hans Brings and Nancy Marston of Coldwell Banker Realty - Waltham

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282 Pleasant Street Winthrop MA 02152

Winthrop, MA282 Pleasant Street

Price$685,000

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MLS Number 72746554

  • Single Family Detached
  • Bathroom 2
  • Rooms 7
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Square Feet 2,293

Own a Piece of Winthrop's History-282 Pleasant Street is constructed on an oversized 6280 SF lot by the prominent John Sturgis Tewksbury family in the mid 1800s. Being only 1 of 8 Italianate Mansard-roofed homes with classic dormer windowing, particular attention has been devoted to restoration of Dentil molding and installation of copper ridging. Clapboard siding along with 6' decorative fencing makes for an attractive and privacy-enhanced setting. Hardwood flooring throughout. First level presents a 12x24' room that may be utilized as a bedroom, family room or remote work space with 3 bedrooms on upper level. Eat-in kitchen, dining area, full bath and elongated living room complete lower floor. Open the master bedroom door to a most welcome feature: an 488 SF roof deck that is perfect for a quite coffee and newspaper respite or congenial gatherings. Recently-installed, highly-efficient Viessman heating system and water heater. Photos of Tewksbury & farm circa 1885 attached.

Listed by Marilyn Jones and D and S Group of Century 21 North East

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3 Montvale Lane Woburn MA 01801

Woburn, MA3 Montvale Lane

Price$459,900

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MLS Number 72746621

  • Single Family Detached
  • Next Open House: Sun 10/25 12:00 pm. to 1:30 pm.
  • Bathroom 1
  • Rooms 6
  • Bedrooms 3

Historical charm meets modern day comfort! This Antique Conventional home offers an updated eat-in kitchen with new flooring, stainless steel appliances and recessed lighting. Enjoy delightful sunrises from the spacious living room that features wood beamed ceilings, recessed lighting and a spiral staircase leading to the master bedroom. The family room features a fireplace with a beautiful antique mantel, beamed ceilings and hardwood flooring. Additional features include 3 spacious bedrooms, a detached barn with room for storage and garage parking, and a gorgeous fenced yard with flower beds and fire pit. Only minutes from shopping, restaurants, highway access and more. Do not miss the opportunity to make this house your home! Showings start 10/24. OH 10:30am-12pm on 10/24 and 12-1:30pm on 10/25. Offer deadline Tuesday 10/27 at noon.

Listed by Marjorie McCue of Lamacchia Realty, Inc.

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1623 Main Street Concord MA 01742

Concord, MA1623 Main Street

Price$1,349,000

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MLS Number 72746390

  • Single Family Detached
  • Next Open House: Sun 10/25 1:00 pm. to 3:00 pm.
  • Bathroom 4
  • Rooms 10
  • Bedrooms 5

Welcome home to this completely updated 19th century Victorian just steps from the heart of W. Concord Village. A beautiful mix of period charm w/modern upgrades radiate throughout & is anchored by a state of the art chef's kitchen perfect for entertaining w/high end SS appliances, wet bar, warmer drawer, double ovens. 1st floor features a comfortable FR w/ fireplace & extensive custom bookcases, an elegant DR & LR which showcase the distinctive period details including exceptional moldings, bay windows, high ceilings, wainscoting & gorgeous spindle staircase. There's plenty of room to enjoy the outdoors including a large deck, screened-in porch & almost an acre of lush yard, majestic trees & mature plantings. The 2nd floor features a lux master suite w/updated bath & 3 other large BR'S. An additional BR, office space, full bath, work out space & galley kitchen on the 3rd floor make this home complete. Walk to W. Concord village, train & Thoreau School. Location location!

Listed by Rory Fivek of Barrett Sotheby's International Realty

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61 FISKE Avenue Waltham MA 02453
Open House

MLS Number 72746582

  • Single Family Detached
  • Next Open House: Sun 10/25 12:00 pm. to 2:30 pm.
  • Village Cedarwood
  • Bathroom 1
  • Rooms 7

This gorgeous, three bedroom, one full bath Antique-Cottage-Colonial is located in the HIGHLY DESIRABLE CEDARWOOD NEIGHBORHOOD of Waltham! This charming home has hardwood floors throughout, a brand new bathroom, a great sized kitchen, a spacious fireplaced living room that opens up to the perfect sized dining room and a bonus, second floor, super-sized loft style bedroom! It also features a very large backyard, a full basement for extra storage, a one car garage & is located close to shops, restaurants, walking trails and public transportation. ***OPEN HOUSE SATURDAY, OCTOBER 24 FROM 11-1:30 PM & SUNDAY, OCTOBER 25 FROM 12-2:30 PM***

Listed by Dave DiGregorio and Adriana Scholz of Coldwell Banker Realty - Waltham

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886 Lowell Street Carlisle MA 01741

Carlisle, MA886 Lowell Street

Price$1,875,000

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MLS Number 72746693

  • Single Family Detached
  • Bathroom 4
  • Rooms 10
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Square Feet 4,832

A rare opportunity to own a landmark Carlisle farm on 14+ bucolic acres, surrounded by Great Brook State Park with direct access to 900 acres of trails. BLACK BROOK FARM c.1842 offers mature fruit orchards, a high-hoop house, a wind mill, solar panels, gardens, 10 pastures, 2 barns, 11 stalls, 2 workshops, a riding ring w/jumps & spectator gazebo, a duck pond w/fenced-in yard, space for all kinds of livestock & so much more to love! Gather family & friends for the ultimate barn party event in the antique red barn with cupola, 4 levels of lofts & wide center aisle. Step inside the perfect New England homestead and find 10 spacious rooms lovingly updated & blending seamlessly with classic early American architecture including 5 original FPs, wide pine flooring & exposed beams w/the modern amenities for today's living. Sun-filled rooms w/tall detailed windows bring inside the light & surrounding pastoral beauty at every turn. Tranquility & charm are yours right here at BLACK BROOK FARM!

Listed by Senkler, Pasley & Dowcett, Peggy Dowcett and Brigitte Senkler of Coldwell Banker Realty - Concord

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247 Main Street Groton MA 01450

Groton, MA247 Main Street

Price$925,000

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Open House

MLS Number 72745928

  • Single Family Detached
  • Next Open House: Sun 10/25 1:00 pm. to 3:00 pm.
  • Bathroom 4
  • Rooms 11
  • Bedrooms 4

Beautiful Antique in Downtown Groton! Local designer Lisa Hicks left all the charm while adding modern custom amenities! Buyers looking 9ft ceilings, oversized custom moldings, built ins and stunning HW floors mixed with designer finishes will LOVE this home. OPEN concept 1st floor makes for great entertaining space with walls of windows, french doors to deck, gourmet EIK, custom mudroom, elegant DR, office/sitting room with FP and 1/2 bath. 2nd floor boasts 4BR's and 2FB MBR with oversized glass/tile shower and WIC. 3rd floor bonus room will not disappoint with STUNNING 3rd bath with custom finishes perfect bonus or guest suite. Sellers have taken a year putting this beautiful home back to what it should be. Sparing no expense, the quality of this total renovation is amazing, NEW from frame to finish including HVAC, electric and plumbing, historically appropriate curb appeal, wrap around farmers porch and lovely private rear deck. See attached feature sheet for details on each room.

Listed by Jenepher Spencer of Coldwell Banker Realty - Westford

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17 Loring Street Boston MA 02127

Boston, MA17 Loring Street

Price$724,900

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MLS Number 72745390

  • Single Family Attached
  • Next Open House: Sun 10/25 12:00 pm. to 2:00 pm.
  • Bathroom 1
  • Rooms 5
  • Bedrooms 2

Why buy a condo when you can afford to call this home? Well maintained single family features an updated kitchen and central HVAC. The ample living space spread over the first floor offers an abundance of WFH options and separation from the generous bedrooms located on the second level. An unfinished basement with good ceiling height as well as a fenced in yard with deck complete this unique offering.

Listed by Adam Burns of Burns Realty & Investments

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603 Massachusetts Avenue Acton MA 01720

MLS Number 72744890

  • Single Family Detached
  • Bathroom 2
  • Rooms 6
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Square Feet 1,530

Located in the heart of West Acton Village, this completely renovated landmark property has the charm of a historic home with all the modern amenities. Enjoy a chefs kitchen with a large quartz island, all new (2014) heating, plumbing, electrical, central air, and in ceiling Bose speakers throughout the home. In 2020, the home and barn were newly painted, and the barn roof was replaced. The property has a large, beautifully landscaped yard with mature plantings and patio. Relax on the Victorian era porch while overlooking the action of the village. Top rated schools in the state. Commuter rail access.

Listed by Derek Greene of The Greene Realty Group

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