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77 Chestnut Street, Boston, MA

MLS Number 72223073

  • Single Family
  • Bathroom 6
  • Full Bath 3
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Year Built 1899

Exquisite Flat of the Hill Townhouse - 4+beds, 3 full + 3 half baths, commercial grade elevator to all levels, expansive walkout terrace, and 5+ car heated garage! A welcoming foyer blends with the home's pale brick "Car Park" reminiscent of an English Estate. Main living level has a South facing living room w/ Juliet balconies over tree lined Chestnut st, a fireplace, tall ceilings and is flooded with light. Adjacent foyer links the living room to the formal dinning room with custom built-ins and crown moldings. Mindfully designed eat-in kitchen offers top of the line appliances, custom cabinetry, granite counters, island w/ breakfast bar, and butler's pantry w/wet bar. Master suite has an attached office/nursery, en suite bath, and 5 large closets. A top floor family room with kitchenette opens to an oversized deck and also a guest suite with private balcony and en suite bath. An inviting home theater, gallery, and abundant of storage are located on the garden level of the home

Listed by Michael Harper of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage-Boston-Commonwealth Avenue

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Barrett Sotheby's International Realty - Concord
33 Walden Street
Concord MA, 01742
Office: 978-369-6453

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679 George Hill Road, Lancaster, MA

Price$5,385,000

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MLS Number 72264901

  • Single Family
  • Bathroom 28
  • Full Bath 24
  • Bedrooms 47
  • Year Built 1903

Beautiful turn of the century Thayer Estate located on 217 sprawling acres with spectacular views of the grounds, forest and hills. Expense was not spared on the construction or attention to detail in this home. This property was custom designed both in the interior and exterior of the estate with a brick exterior, a gated wrought iron fence to the grand entrance to the property. When you enter the home you will see the sweeping staircase leading to the upstairs with custom woodwork. The mansion has a total of 65 rooms, 47 bedrooms, 28 baths on three levels, 29,000 square feet. In addition to the mansion there is a 6,680 square foot heated carriage house with living quarters on the first and second floors, 25 rooms, 8 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms making this building a fantastic stable for horses. Close to routes 2 and 190. 1/2 hour from Worcester and only 1 hour from Boston. This is a rare find and a very attractive price. Shown by appointment.

Listed by Apple Country Team and Daniel M. Loring of Keller Williams Realty North Central

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Barrett Sotheby's International Realty - Concord
33 Walden Street
Concord MA, 01742
Office: 978-369-6453

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160 Western Avenue, Gloucester, MA

Price$3,700,000

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MLS Number 72058529

  • Single Family
  • Bathroom 6
  • Full Bath 6
  • Bedrooms 5
  • Year Built 1920

This exquisite estate overlooks Gloucester Harbor, America's Oldest Seaport. This iconic property is part of premier designer, John Hays Hammond's, original estate & boasts period details throughout. Enjoy spectacular Atlantic Ocean Views from each room, in every season. A bright, interior courtyard is the centerpiece of all the spacious first floor rooms. The beautiful upstairs balcony leads to the bedrooms & a grand master suite. This warm & inviting home is perfect for intimate gatherings or larger celebrations. The additional guest house is ideal for your guests or extended family. It is complete with a kitchen, dining room, living room, bedroom & 1.5 baths. Mature lovely grounds boast charming gates and rocky, wooded landscapes. The artist and/or gardener's cottage is ready for your creativity. This is a rare & exceptional opportunity to make this fine oceanfront dwelling all you want it to be.This rare historic gem offers the best of coastal, seaside living north of Boston.

Listed by Christine Marino Gordon of Harborside Sotheby's International Realty

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Barrett Sotheby's International Realty - Concord
33 Walden Street
Concord MA, 01742
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98 Monument Street, Concord, MA

Price$2,895,000

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MLS Number 72156974

  • Single Family
  • Bathroom 6
  • Full Bath 5
  • Bedrooms 7
  • Year Built 1826

"The Francis Gourgas House", a beloved c.1826 landmark property, overlooking Monument Street, just steps to the North Bridge, Minuteman Park, Great Meadows Preserve, and Town center amenities. Its glorious, 1.1 acre, estate-like setting, with professionally landscaped lawns and gardens, blue stone patios, specimen trees, granite walls and period fencing, also includes an enchanting 2 bedroom guest house offering flexible space for many uses. A beautifully renovated home with historic, architectural details including a handsome 1850 library wing, original Greek Revival entry hall, Indian shutters, wainscoting and 7 fireplaces. A chef’s kitchen and pantry, two mudrooms, family and recreation rooms, formal living & dining rooms, multiple bedroom suites and an over-sized garage, bring every comfort for today’s lifestyles. Own a piece of Concord's history in an ideal, in-town location near historic sites, Parkland, conservation land, Town center, the train and commuting routes.

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

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33 Walden Street
Concord MA, 01742
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455 Concord Road, Weston, MA

Price$2,650,000

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MLS Number 72298742

  • Single Family
  • Bathroom 5
  • Full Bath 4
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Year Built 1850

Ideally-sited on over 1.5 acres, this classic Greek Revival Estate circa 1850 has been masterfully restored and expanded to the finest level. Framed by an expansive sun-splashed wraparound porch and set behind a stunning brick serpentine wall, the property features original fieldstone foundation enhanced by thoughtfully designed plantings and gardens. This elegant home provides an ideal combination of modern convenience with exceptional period detail. The front foyer with original staircase leads to the handsome wood-paneled library with fireplace and the historically restored dining room, with crown moldings and original mantel. An architecturally impressive Great Room with arched ceiling built in the early twenties is especially well-suited to entertaining on any scale, conveniently connected to a temperature-controlled custom wine room with exquisite red birch and walnut millwork. The second floor features a beautiful master suite as well as three additional bedrooms and baths.

Listed by Dean Poritzky of Engel & Volkers Wellesley

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Concord MA, 01742
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9 Old Orchard Road, Newton, MA

MLS Number 72253513

  • Single Family
  • Bathroom 8
  • Full Bath 5
  • Bedrooms 7
  • Year Built 1645

Introducing "The Hammond House" c 1645, "THE FIRST HOME BUILT IN NEWTON" Hammond Family Residence built by Lt. Thomas Hammond, Jr. with Chestnut beams from Hammond owned "Chestnut Hill" , This unique antique home features 7 bedrooms, 7 fireplaces, including the original walk-in cooking hearth fireplace in the wonderfully comfortable living room with 14" wide pine floors, and the Grand Ballroom w/ Fireplace and cathedral ceiling complements this expansive 6500+ sq ft home , Beautifully set on 26,000 sq ft of land steps from Boston College.. This is a special piece of Chestnut Hill history! Great for a expanded family, fantastic entertaining property. Ready to make it "your own" with your personal interior finishes. Call today for your private viewing of this wonderful piece of History.

Listed by Rossetti/Poti Team, Frank T. Rossetti and Tina Sachs of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Lynnfield

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33 Walden Street
Concord MA, 01742
Office: 978-369-6453

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Perfect blend of Contemporary styling in a classic NE home

19 Bedford Road, Lincoln, MA

Price$2,495,000

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MLS Number 72301908

  • Single Family
  • Bathroom 4
  • Full Bath 4
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Year Built 1844

Int'l contemporary style merges perfectly w traditional New England craftsmanship. Classic NE home located on superbly landscaped grounds in walk-to-everything location. Upon entering, one discovers this expansive 19th C home has been sensitively updated to create bold & beautiful spaces. There is a feeling of floating through the airy & refined rooms, each carefully purposed & showcasing the home’s historical detailing of hand-hewn wide-pine floors, 3 original fireplaces, & charming built-ins. Modern amenities seamlessly incorporated: gourmet kitchen w high-end appliances, fabulous mstr bath w soaking tub, walk-in shower, & ample closets & storage. A show-stopper is the atrium-style living room at the back of the house perfectly designed & proportioned to host a lavish party or serve as a place for quiet contemplation. The spacious carriage house finished to same exacting degree as main house & opens directly to pool with full kitchen, lg 2nd floor w built-ins & opens to pool.

Listed by Patti Salem and Cynthia Stephenson of Barrett Sotheby's International Realty - Lincoln

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Barrett Sotheby's International Realty - Lincoln
152 Lincoln Road
Lincoln MA, 01773
Office: 781-259-4040

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49 Monument Avenue, Boston, MA
Open House

MLS Number 72307182

  • Single Family
  • Next Open House: Sun 22nd 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  • Bathroom 4
  • Full Bath 3
  • Bedrooms 5

Located in a historic brownstone on gaslit Monument Ave, this stately home offers 5 BR/3.5 BA and a stunning blend of updates and architectural detail, including original crown moldings in LR & DR. Enter through a grand marble foyer to open living space w/marble fireplace & the view of a spectacular bluestone patio w/built-in gas grill. The generous floor plan incorporates a bright kitchen w/3 skylights and SS appliances. 5 large elegant BR and 2 BA are located on the 2nd and 3rd levels in addition to a study area. The upper level features a great room of exceptional size and scale w/city views, beamed ceiling, and new windows. The lower level is finished with a full BA and private entrance. The residence, with 3800+ SF of sunlit extra wide space features towering ceilings, large windows, hand-sanded HW floors. This home has been featured in the Charlestown’s Preservation Society House Tour and is of the highest quality in design, materials and craftsmanship.

Listed by Chris Remmes and Sheila Rogers of Coldwell Banker - The Hammond Group

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Barrett Sotheby's International Realty - Concord
33 Walden Street
Concord MA, 01742
Office: 978-369-6453

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521 Hammond Street, Newton, MA

MLS Number 72143608

  • Single Family
  • Bathroom 3
  • Full Bath 2
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Year Built 1749

This Georgian Colonial was built circa 1749 by a member of the Hammond family and later owned by John Lowell, a Judge in the U.S. District Court. The house has undergone many alterations over the years and for the past forty-plus years has been the beloved home of just one family. The setting is bucolic with an oversized parcel of 1.36 acres of beautiful flat lawns, mature specimen trees and flowering gardens. This property offers the serenity of country living while public transportation, the shops and restaurants at “The Street” and “Chestnut Hill Square” The Longwood Cricket Club, Boston College and The Chestnut Hill School are all within walking distance.Walk Score is 71! Beautiful original floors and moldings and wonderful natural light contribute to the character and charm of the property. The house offers three plus bedrooms, two full and one half bath, six fireplaces and an attached two-car garage. It's hard to believe this exists in Old Chestnut Hill.

Listed by Terrence Maitland and Nicole Monahan of LandVest, Inc.

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33 Walden Street
Concord MA, 01742
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107 Westford Road, Concord, MA

Price$2,199,000

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MLS Number 72287168

  • Single Family
  • Bathroom 5
  • Full Bath 4
  • Bedrooms 5
  • Year Built 1780

Federal-era Georgian colonial rich with history, The Stephen Barrett house, originally built in 1790, meticulously restored and renovated to incorporate exquisite period detail with stunning and substantial updates accommodating modern lifestyles. Located just 3 miles from Historic Concord Center and 18 miles to Boston with easy access to major routes yet situated on 2 acres of pastoral land. This home encompasses 5343 s.f. of living, including well-proportioned rms, a chefs’ kitchen w/ center island and butlers’ pantry, extensive built-ins. With pastoral views from every window, including stonewalls and gorgeous farmland. There are 6 remarkable finely crafted fireplaces with detailed period woodwork. An original milk house provides additional storage. Two staircases lead to the 2nd level encompassing 5 bedrooms incl. a luxurious Master Suite, laundry and a vaulted great rm. A screen porch and three car garage compliment the home. A truly classic home steeped in history.

Listed by Senkler, Pasley & Dowcett, Amy Pasley and Brigitte Senkler of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Concord

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Concord MA, 01742
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23 OAKLAND Street, Lexington, MA

Price$1,985,000

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MLS Number 72297406

  • Single Family
  • Bathroom 5
  • Full Bath 4
  • Bedrooms 7
  • Village MERRIAM HILL

This merriam hill landmark home, built by local entrepreneur/ inventor george b. Grant, is in a beautiful private setting with spectacular sunrise views of boston. Convenient to town center, the minuteman bikeway, conservation areas and schools. Carefully restored and enhanced by the present owners in 2002 this home combines the detail and craftsmanship of yesteryear with todays styling, systems and amenities. Features of note include - mission style country kitchen with wolf 8 burner gas stove, sub-zero fridge, spacious pantry and lounging area with radiant heat; east facing master suite with walk-in closet; a walk-out lower level with bedroom (or office), full bath and sitting area; 3rd floor with 2 bedrooms, full bath and a study w/ cherry built-ins; large mudroom w/ built-ins; fabulous hardscape, grounds and playspace; 2 car garage; buderus boiler with gas fired hydro-air system with 4 zones; central ac; front sitting porch; rear screened porch and deck overlooking fenced yard

Listed by Lester Savage of Century 21 Commonwealth

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Concord MA, 01742
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391 Dedham Street, Newton, MA

MLS Number 72299192

  • Single Family
  • Bathroom 4
  • Full Bath 4
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Year Built 1788

History meets the 21st Century. Historic Antique Georgian Colonial perched on a 25,000 sqft. level lot has many tales to tell. Built in 1788 and recently raised and renovated, The Ebenezer Stone House offers charm, sophistication and modern amenities. This unique home features 4 bedrooms, 4 baths, wide pine floors, 5 fireplaces, exposed brick & wood beams throughout. The sunsplashed first floor offers a 2 story foyer, open kitchen with breakfast bar & seating area, gracious living room, formal paneled dining room, family room, 1st floor bedroom/office and a full bath. French doors leading out to a blue stone patio and a wrap-a-round porch perfect for family gatherings. The 2nd floor offers a master suite with a sun filled sitting area & full bath, 2 additional generous sized bedrooms and a family bath. A brand new finished lower level offers a spacious playroom, media room/gym and a full bath. A brand new heating/AC system, a 3 car detached garage complete this very unique offering.

Listed by Jeff Groper and Scott Friedman of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Newton - Centre St.

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33 Walden Street
Concord MA, 01742
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