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8 Mt Vernon Place Boston MA 02108

MLS Number 72561451

  • Single Family
  • Garage 1
  • Parking Spaces 3
  • Year Built 1899
  • Full Bath 7

Historic details and modern luxury and style blend seamlessly in this 9000+ square foot magnificent single family residence on the South Slope of Beacon Hill. Complete with 5+ bedrooms and 7 full baths/2 half baths and 4 Parking (one valet garage space and 3 directly outside on Mt Vernon Place), this property is in a class of its own; with its gracefully proportioned rooms and fabulous open layout. One of the most captivating features of this townhouse, is its corner placement, with 3 sides of dramatic oversized windows allowing for fantastic natural light to permeate the living spaces from the South, East and North. The enormous bulthaup designed kitchen and family room spaces open directly onto the landscaped private garden space, allowing for easy “indoor/outdoor” living. The unique characteristics of this corner building, coupled with the high level of sophisticated craftsmanship and intricate details throughout the home, make this townhouse a rare find.

Listed by Maggie Gold Seelig and Michael Harper of MGS Group Real Estate

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227 Bridge Street Barnstable MA 02655

MLS Number 72527195

  • Single Family
  • Garage 2
  • Parking Spaces 10
  • Year Built 1900
  • Full Bath 6

Imagine the splendor of a life lived as a steward of the harbor. This timeless family estate on Little Island in Osterville is set on nearly 4 acres with 2 deep water docks & a private beach. The main residence hosts 6 bedrooms complimented with a separate 2 bedroom guest house, studio apartment & fully applianced boat house. From the properties vantage point, at the head of the inlet, watch as boats of varying shapes and sizes parade in & out of West Bay. The current stewards of this estate have welcomed many seafarers to their docks to tie up while they awaited the rise of the drawbridge into North Bay. They have shared refreshments at their refurbished antique shanty/boathouse & on their private sandy beach. The 4 distinctive dwellings have provided the platform for many get togethers, both formal & informal, but more often than not have been the backdrop to the quiet serenity & immeasurable beauty this unique waterfront oasis has to offer. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity.

Listed by Liz Bone Team, Elizabeth Bone and Kristin J. Coppola of South Shore Sotheby's International Realty

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198 & 227 Bridge Barnstable MA 02655

Barnstable, MA198 & 227 Bridge Street

Price$22,000,000

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MLS Number 21904886

  • Single Family
  • Village Osterville
  • Year Built 1900
  • Bathroom 7
  • Full Bathrooms 6

Imagine the splendor of a life lived as a steward of the harbor. For the last 40 years, that's exactly what the owners of this timeless estate on Little Island in Osterville have done. From their vantage point at the head of the inlet, they have watched as thousands of boats of varying shapes and sizes have paraded their passengers in and out of West Bay. They have welcomed many of these seafarers to their docks to tie up while they awaited the rise of the drawbridge into North Bay and have shared refreshments with them at their refurbished antique shanty or private sand beach while they passed the time. With four distinctive dwellings on their privately set 3.73 acres, they have hosted many a get together both formal and informal and more often than not have enjoyed the quiet serenity and immeasurable beauty of their unique waterfront oasis. This is your once in a lifetime opportunity to embrace this captivating lifestyle.

Listed by Reciprocal Agent of Reciprocal Office

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17 Louisburg Square Boston MA 02108

MLS Number 72588729

  • Single Family
  • Parking Spaces 2
  • Year Built 1899
  • Square Feet 7610
  • Full Bath 3

Louisburg Square, Boston's most prestigious address. This historic Federal townhouse has six levels of gracefully proportioned rooms with high ceilings, French doors, a sweeping circular staircase & ELEVATOR. Elegant bow front windows, with wrought-iron trim, provide all-day natural light throughout this magnificent home. Gracious formal dining room with palladian china cabinets and gas fireplace. Grand living room accented with stately columns and gas fireplace. Spacious eat-in kitchen w/Viking appliances, granite counters, pantry and desk area which lead directly to family room with access to courtyard, exercise studio and playroom. Study with mahogany wet bar, wood-burning fireplace and Juliet balcony. Five spacious bedrooms, each with ample closet space. Garden level boasts bike room, ski room, extensive storage, caterer's kitchen, and European-style (3000+ bottles) wine cellar. Central A/C. Laundry on three levels. Roof deck with spectacular views. Two parking spots in front.

Listed by Lisa Macalaster of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Boston - Beacon Hill

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1 Twin Street and 2 Farmer Nantucket MA 02554

MLS Number 21902963

  • Single Family
  • Village Nantucket
  • Year Built 1800
  • Bathroom 9
  • Full Bathrooms 7

First time on the market in this century, this multi-generational Nantucket estate is situated in the coveted Fair Street neighborhood. The property has been meticulously renovated with impeccable craftsmanship and details that offer a casual and sophisticated elegance which honor the history of the homes. The two houses, on two lots, boast over 10,000 square feet of interior living space and are a magical summer enclave for all ages to enjoy. With over 11 bedrooms, this is a one-of-a-kind island estate that was masterfully renovated and would be difficult to duplicate. - 2 Farmer Street lends itself to a more formal, historical feel while the Shaker-style home on 1 Twin Street is a more relaxed, contemporary environment First Floor Farmer Street: As you enter this exquisite home you are immediately taken aback by the hand painted, shell inlaid dining room completely lit by candlelight. As you flow through to the rear of the home you have an open living room with multiple sitting areas. There is also a side entrance from the first floor to the driveway. The chef's kitchen offers a center island, informal dining area and fireplace which is a great space any day of the year. The French Doors from the kitchen lead to a beautiful terrace for outdoor dining but is also the gateway to the Twin Street yard and transitional garden space. Twin Street: From the first floor living room with beautiful wide pine floors, there are three sets of French doors that lead to an oversized porch and a spacious yard. On the other side of the great room is a dining room which can access two additional outdoor spaces, a garden area and a porch. The piece de resistance of this property is the gourmet kitchen. The space offers shiplap walls, dramatic vaulted stained-wood ceiling and architectural lines that mimic the original barn that once stood in this space. The 12-person farm table is matched in length by the kitchen island topped with a single piece of wood found in upstate New York and the antique chandelier lowers and raises by an electrical switch. Lastly, this space offers a tremendous butler's pantry and multiple work areas. Additional features on this floor are a front parlor and a powder room that utilizes reclaimed wood from the original attic floor on the powder room's walls and ceiling. Mirrored sconces from Vaughan add polish to the rustic surfaces. A side entrance on the east side of the home offers a coat room while two staircases allow for easy access to the second floor. Second Floor Farmer Street:Three bedrooms are located on the second floor of this home. The en suite master with a fireplace and walk-in closet is perched in the rear of the home and overlooks the entire property from this comfortable balcony. Two bedrooms share a hall bath and the second-floor laundry closet is also on this level. The front room is immersed in natural light due to the bank of windows on the north side of the home. Twin Street:From the landing area, this leads to two bedrooms, a laundry room and full bath all anchored by a stunning master bedroom. The master suite is accentuated in pink hues and has a custom walk-in closet with his and hers sides and additional storage cabinets. On the west side of the master bedroom is a stunning sun porch with windows on three sides and great views of the activity below or those infamous Nantucket sunsets. Third Floor Twin Street: The third level of this home features its own suite and living area. This space offers a comfortable living room, full bath and a walk-in closet area that leads to the bedroom. The roof walk can be accessed from this space and offers stunning views of downtown. Basement Farmer Street: The lower level of this home has a playful kids room, two additional bedrooms with a shared bath and an additional entertainment space that could double as a home office. A unique feature of the lower level of this home is the impressive workshop and storage room hidden in the back of the home. For ease of storage and stocking, this area has its own exterior access. Other Structures The stylish guest studio located above the one-car garage is perfect for extended family and friends. In addition to the lower level garage space, there is also a wonderful room for bike and beach gear storage. On the upper level of this approximately 900 square foot structure is a wonderful studio kitchen, bedroom, full bathroom and living room area.

Listed by J. Brent Tartamella of Fisher Real Estate

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219 Commonwealth Avenue Newton MA 02467

MLS Number 72588575

  • Multi-Family 5+ Family - 5+ Units Up/Down
  • Year Built 1899
  • Bedrooms 37

219 Commonwealth Avenue is a newly renovated, 100% market-rate apartment building next to Boston College in Chestnut Hill, MA. Originally constructed in 1899, this historic building underwent a complete gut renovation between 2018 and 2019 totaling over $4 million. Upgrades and renovations included a new heating system, roof, window weatherization and hardware, sprinkler system, plumbing, electrical and unit finishes. 219 Commonwealth Avenue offers timeless character with hardwood floors and crown molding throughout, new high-end unit finishes, air conditioning and off-street parking. Located on a corner lot, the Tudor-style building's windows on all four sides provide an abundance of natural light and views overlooking the reservoir. We will be conducting private tours over the coming weeks with a call-for-offers to follow shortly thereafter.

Listed by Biria St. John of CBRE, Inc

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1 Crow Island Manchester MA 01944

Manchester, MA1 Crow Island

Price$17,000,000

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MLS Number 72500094

  • Single Family
  • Garage 3
  • Parking Spaces 10
  • Year Built 1849
  • Square Feet 8765

Stunningly beautiful landscaped 5 acre ocean front peninsula provides privacy for historic manor, artist studio and spacious carriage house. Built in 1849 it is is said to be the second oldest summer home in Manchester. Renovated and improved by the last two of only four owners, Crow Island exceeds today's standard of living with an ocean view from every window! Situated between Black and White beach high on a knoll with views to distant Boston, this property is a slice of tranquil paradise. One feels connected to mainland yet buffered in the privacy of the gated grounds. The charm lies in its fabulous character & architectural detail with many unique rooms the are perfectly sized for comfortable living today. Having withstood the perils of the ocean and the elegant times of glamorous living, Crow Island is a solid piece of the rock that will provide you with an amazing property to build your legacy and call home. A rare opportunity!

Listed by Holly H. Fabyan of J. Barrett & Company

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89 Beacon Street Boston MA 02108

MLS Number 72578817

  • Condo or Co-op
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Bathroom 7
  • Square Feet 5703
  • Neighborhood Beacon Hill

Introducing the Penthouse at Beacon on the Park-an incomparable Beacon Hill location with panoramic views of the Boston Public Garden. New Construction Stunning 4+ Bedroom Penthouse facing direct south with 3 exposures & 20 windows.Opulent Lobby. Glamorous Grand Scale Entertaining Rooms. Sophisticated sweeping staircase. Spectacular Living Room with soaring ceilings and Chesney fireplace. Exquisitely detailed contemporary elegance with connoisseur's finishes.Christopher Peacock custom classic modern Kitchen. Bespoke Butler's pantry. 4 Fireplaces & 2 wet bars .Handsome Dining Room with Juliet balcony. Expansive Master Suite overlooking America's grandest park with 2 dressing rooms.Sumptuous Spa Baths outfitted with Waterworks polished nickel fittings.Top Floor Family Room/Solarium leading to enormous walk-out deck with soaking tub.Mezzanine Study/Gym with skylights.Smart home technology.Direct Private Elevator from garage to all floors. Mud Room.Coveted Garage parking + 2 gated parking.

Listed by Shelagh Brennan and Janet Daly of Cabot & Company

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167 Brattle Street Cambridge MA 02138

Cambridge, MA167 Brattle Street

Price$16,000,000

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MLS Number 72492640

  • Single Family
  • Garage 2
  • Parking Spaces 6
  • Year Built 1883
  • Square Feet 8021

Majestic 1883 Queen Anne/Stick Style Victorian built by renowned architect Henry Van Brunt sits on sunny side of prestigious Brattle Street in historic Old Cambridge. Lush period gardens and outdoor living spaces create a private sanctuary amid the city bustle. 2006 Preservation Award presented for this authentic historical restoration of over 8,000 sq. ft. of Victorian luxury; consisting of a master wing with en-suite, dressing room and study; 4 additional en-suite bedrooms, 6 fireplaces, 3rd floor au-pair/in-law suite, vintage designer kitchen, custom vaulted brick wine cellar, vintage hardware throughout, State of the Art systems, decorative shingle siding, red cedar clapboards, copper lined gutters, original restored windows, granite/brick driveway w/2 car garage, irrigation system, home security & much more. Walk to Harvard Square, BB&N and Shady Hill Schools; Charles River Reserve, renowned universities, social events, cultural venues, restaurants, and museums.

Listed by Gina Brennan and C. Brendan Noonan of C. Brendan Noonan & Co.

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14 Walnut Street Boston MA 02108

Boston, MA14 Walnut Street, Beacon Hill

Price$15,000,000

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MLS Number 72573341

  • Single Family
  • Year Built 1803
  • Square Feet 7122
  • Full Bath 7
  • Bathroom 9

One of the most iconic homes on all of Beacon Hill with its astounding 5000+ sqft garden and 3 exposures, 14 Walnut Street offers luxury on the grandest scale, yet allows for ease of living w/ recent renovations, updated modern conveniences and an elevator. Perfectly positioned at the corner of picturesque Mount Vernon & Walnut Streets, w/ over 60 windows, this is an incredible 6 bedroom, 7 full, 2 half bathroom home. Gorgeous SieMatic kitchen w/ chic informal dining area adjacent to family room w/ fireplace. Stunning parlor level w/ gracious formal living room, dining room and inviting study - 2 gas fireplaces, 11 ft ceilings, multiple French doors w/ Juliet balcony and fabulous brick terrace - all overlook the beautifully landscaped fenced in private stone garden. Sumptuous master suite w/ luxurious bath, 2 walk-in closets, gas fireplace. 4 addt'l bdrms w/ en suite baths. The home also offers a handsome bar and caterer's kitchen. Two laundry areas, 19x30 storage room, office, studio.

Listed by Rebecca Davis Tulman of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Boston - Beacon Hill

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175 Beacon Street Boston MA 02116

Boston, MA175 Beacon Street, Back Bay

Price$14,995,000

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MLS Number 72565485

  • Single Family
  • Garage 2
  • Parking Spaces 1
  • Year Built 1866
  • Square Feet 8350

This 8350 sf brick and limestone townhouse has undergone a complete renovation, offering magnificent living and entertaining rooms, 4+ bedrooms, 7 gas fireplaces, a large roof deck with panoramic views, a lift to all floors, and two-car garage parking. The main entry opens into a welcoming foyer and the graceful stair takes you to the walnut paneled library and a large entertaining/dining space with butler's pantry. On the next level, the immense kitchen has a sizable center island, Wolf, Sub Zero, and Miele appliances, custom cabinetry, pantry and dining in the bay window. The living/family room is also on this floor, with 13 foot ceilings and a stately bay window overlooking Beacon Street. The master level has a sumptuous bath with a large soaking tub and twin vanities, oversized closets, and an elegant bedroom. There are 3 bedrooms with en-suite baths on the upper floors, as well as a great room and wet bar. The roof deck has sweeping skyline and river views, plus a Wolf gas grill.

Listed by Bill Gehan and Mary Palmer of Campion & Company Fine Homes Real Estate

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225 Ruggles AV Newport RI 02840

Newport, RI225 Ruggles AV

Price$12,900,000

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MLS Number 1234482

  • Residential
  • Address 225 Ruggles AV
  • Bedrooms 10

'Honeysuckle Lodge' - c 1886 waterfront Cliff Walk estate designed by renowned architectural firm Peabody & Stearns with 2 acres of grounds originally designed by Frederick Law Olmstead. Impeccably maintained over the years with many recent upgrades including kitchen and inground pool. Separate 4,000 sq ft Carriage house with 2 apts, greenhouse and garage (2br, 2 bth and 3br 1+bth). Gated entrance for security and privacy. Easy access to sandy beach below Cliff Walk.

Listed by Paul Leys of Gustave White Sotheby's Realty

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