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Listed for $2,100,000

5 bed | 4 bath | 2 half bath | 5603 sqft

Main Floor

  • Spacious, end unit, 1979 townhouse located in the heart of mid-Cambridge

  • Private entrance at the end of a long private way

  • Direct-entry one car garage at the front door, foyer with tiled floor and coat closet

  • Stairs to the main floor lead to an expansive double-ceiling-height living room with clerestory windows and glass sliding doors overlooking the private oversized 45 X 20 patio and garden area

  • Oak hardwood floors throughout most of the townhouse

  • Gas fireplace, flanked by two oak built-in shelving walls

  • A few stairs up to the raised dining room and kitchen, overlooking the living room and patio

  • Dining room with Nelson pendant chandelier and built-in teak storage unit

  • Kitchen renovated in 1995 with cork floors and off-white Formica cabinets and counters. Includes Whirlpool gas range, 2018; Kenmore dishwasher,2017; GE trash compactor, 1996; GE microwave,1993; Sub Zero refrigerator,1980

Third Floor

  • The stairs are perched over the living space with a balcony, in a loft-like way

  • Bedroom with closet storage & fixed picture window

  • Full bathroom with linen closet storage, off-white Formica long vanity, shower with white tile surround • Side-by-side laundry, Maytag machines

  • Linen closet off the hall

Fourth Floor

  • Treehouse-like master suite with closet storage and private bathroom

  • Bathroom renovated in 2014 with a Scandinavian design complete with grey tile, coy pond inspired vessel sink, built-in storage and an exposed barn-style door

  • Private 12 X 10 roof deck, with Trex flooring

  • Bedroom with southern exposures and closet storage

Lower Level

  • Mixed use room with private bathroom and large window looking up onto patio

  • French drain system with two sump pumps, one with battery back-up

  • Swedish-designed, engineered hardwood floors


  • 18-fee simple units (all owner occupied), maintained and managed by Certified Property Management company

  • Driveway and courtyard 2017, renovated by Schumacher with brick pavers

  • Roof, 2011, under warranty

  • Exterior siding, 2017, renovated by S&H construction—replaced all cedar clapboard, trim and flashing on all buildings

  • Fees: $520/month includes: Master Insurance, snow removal, garden maintenance, pest control, professional management, common electrical bill, exterior maintenance and recently established reserve account

  • Private patio/garden and large shed in garden area

  • Common gardens planted with mature plantings including a Japanese maple tree, dogwoods and cherry trees

  • 2018 Taxes $5,033.33; Includes the City of Cambridge residential exemption

  • Heat: 2014 Navien combi gas-fired heat and on-demand water heater

  • AC: Sanyo Mini-split in living room only, built-in wall unit in 2nd floor bedroom and 4th floor master suite

  • 200 Amp circuit panel