Cambridge MA Historic Homes

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8 Corporal Burns Road Cambridge MA 02138
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MLS Number 72454954

  • Single Family
  • Next Open House: Sat 23rd 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Parking Spaces 1
  • Year Built 1910
  • Full Bath 2

This single family in 02138 awaits your architect's vision for a whole house renovation. The present configuration includes a bed-bath on the main living level, plus three bedrooms and a full bath upstairs. There is a fireplace; a sunroom; and off-street parking for one car. A highlight here is the very large private back yard - a rarity in Cambridge. Corporal Burns Road is a one-way street between Garden Street and Concord Avenue. Enjoy easy access to Fresh Pond, Danehy Park, Whole Foods & Trader Joe's, as well as Alewife T Station and Route 2 & 95/128. Make this house your home. Incredible potential.

Listed by Charles Cherney of Compass

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1716 Cambridge Street Cambridge MA 02138
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MLS Number 72455174

  • Condo or Co-op
  • Next Open House: Sat 23rd 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
  • Bathroom 1
  • Year Built 1940
  • Full Bath 1

Incredible Harvard Square location! This sundrenched second floor unit in the classic brick Foxcroft Manor building offers high ceilings, oak floors, and an abundance of natural light. A recently renovated (2018) kitchen features updated cabinets, stainless steel appliances, and granite countertops, with a separate dining area and breakfast bar. The brand new tiled bath, fully renovated in 2018, has never been used! An oversized bedroom has double closets, each outfitted with California Closets system. Additional amenities include an elevator, common laundry, and common storage. Enjoy easy access to some of the best restaurants, theaters, museums, and shops Harvard Square has to offer, or take the Red Line directly into Boston in minutes!

Listed by Shane Small and Joseph Pollack of Redfin Corp.

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11 Channing Street Cambridge MA 02138
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MLS Number 72455080

  • Single Family
  • Next Open House: Thu 21st 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Parking Spaces 6
  • Year Built 1890
  • Full Bath 6

Set on a tree lined street in the sought after West Cambridge neighborhood is this gracious, circa 1890 residence, situated on 1/4 of an acre of beautifully landscaped grounds. Spectacular floor plan for entertaining as well as light & airy relaxing spaces that bring the outdoors to the inside of this home. The main floor has a gorgeous center hall with a handsome staircase which anchors the home & leads to formal spaces with fireplaces and bay windows, family room overlooking the rear gardens & a well appointed eat-in kitchen. Second floor contains a master bedroom with fireplace, balcony, 2 walk in closets and 2 bathrooms. There are 2 additional corner bedrooms - 1 with a fireplace & built-ins & the other with a balcony, bath & laundry area. Top floor offers a 38 ft great room with cathedral ceiling gives great flexibility for a home office, play room or billiards room plus 2 additional bedrooms and 2 baths. Lower level has a media room, exercise room, bath & an abundance of storage.

Listed by Gail Roberts, Ed Feijo & Team of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Cambridge - Mass Ave.

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18 Tufts Street Cambridge MA 02139
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MLS Number 72455090

  • Condo or Co-op
  • Next Open House: Sun 24th 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Bathroom 3
  • Year Built 1920
  • Full Bath 3

You will love this architect-designed, completely renovated condo in one of Cambridge's most desirable neighborhoods, Cambridgeport. The high level of craftsmanship and amenities will exceed your expectations. The main level is warm and inviting with an open living and dining layout that is flooded with natural light. The gourmet kitchen shines with an over-sized custom built granite island, two-tone cabinets, stainless appliances, designer fixtures, an over the stove pot filler, and a stylish vented hood. Also on this level are 2 full sized bedrooms, one with a private deck, and two full bathrooms. Retreat to the upper-level penthouse master bedroom with en-suite bathroom with designer tilework, a skylight, and a double closet. Features include: tankless on-demand Navien hot water, laundry hook-ups in unit, 2-zone heat and a/c, and Anderson windows. Take advantage of this excellent location. Live close to parks, restaurants, shops, Harvard, MIT, BU, and the Red and Green Line T-Stops

Listed by David Lilley of RE/MAX Destiny

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36 Lopez Avenue Cambridge MA 02141
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MLS Number 72455409

  • Single Family
  • Next Open House: Thu 21st 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
  • Year Built 1920
  • Full Bath 4
  • Bathroom 6

One of a kind loft style single family home designed by acclaimed local architects Boyes-Watson and within steps to Kendall/Technology Square. This 4 bed, 4 full bath and 2 half bath home features soaring beamed ceilings in a warm welcoming environment flowing with natural light and ideal space for entertaining. 1st floor has space that could be used as au-pair suite or bonus family room along with en suite bedroom. 2nd level has open concept living with dining, living room, kitchen with granite counters, large island and stainless steel appliances, two en suite bedrooms and private deck access off living room and library. Upper level has a large beamed ceiling home office, master bedroom with beamed ceiling, deck, walk in closet and elegant bathroom with steam shower, tub and double vanity. Parking has direct home access and spacious for 3 vehicles and plenty of storage.

Listed by Lance Greene of Griffin Properties

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18 Tufts Street Cambridge MA 02139
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MLS Number 72455089

  • Condo or Co-op
  • Next Open House: Sun 24th 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
  • Half Bath 1
  • Bathroom 3
  • Year Built 1920

Don't miss this rare opportunity to own an elegant, newly renovated bi-level condominium in perennially popular Cambridgeport, On a tree-lined street, this masterfully built unit will enchant you with inviting living space and modern amenities. The main living level is comprised of a bright open floor plan for living and dining with custom built-in entertainment area, a chef's kitchen with an over-sized breakfast bar, high-end stainless steel appliances, custom cabinets, a commercial grade vented hood, an over the stove pot filler, and a half bath. Rounding out the main level is a spacious master bedroom with double-door closet, and en-suite bath with designer tiling. The lower level hosts 2 more bedrooms with large closets and a shared full bath. Features include: tankless on-demand Navien hot water, laundry hook-ups in unit, two-zone heat and a/c, and Anderson windows. Perfect location near Harvard, MIT, BU, Red Line, parks, and all the perks of city living.

Listed by David Lilley of RE/MAX Destiny

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102 Hampshire Street Cambridge MA 02139
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MLS Number 72454592

  • Condo or Co-op
  • Next Open House: Sat 23rd 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  • Bathroom 1
  • Year Built 1900
  • Full Bath 1

A great opportunity to own a 2 bedroom condo located in Kendall Square! The moment you walk in you will appreciate the oversized windows, the gleaming hardwood floors, the high ceilings and the open floor plan! The kitchen opens up to the living room and has plenty of natural light. The kitchen is updated with maple cabinets and granite countertops. Other features include private laundry in the unit and extra storage room in the basement. Ideal location, less than 1/2 mile to both the Kendall and Central Square T stops. Also steps to Inman Square, movie theatre, many cafes, craft breweries, restaurants, and shops. Welcome Home!

Listed by The Rose Mancuso Team of Keller Williams Realty

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4 Washington Avenue Cambridge MA 02140

MLS Number 72454851

  • Condo or Co-op
  • Bathroom 1
  • Year Built 1929
  • Full Bath 1
  • Bedrooms 1

4 Washington Ave is a well-respected and well-maintained pre-war building from the late 1920s. It rests at the base of historic Radcliffe/Avon Hill Cambridge, an area of tree-lined streets which skirt homes of character and vintage charm. Travel in any direction less than 0.5 mile to arrive at Harvard U, Lesley U, Porter Square Train (MBTA), Porter Sq. shopping center, etc...Enter through the naturally shaded courtyard. This unit on the 4th floor is often filled with natural light - a space to reflect. Enjoy the hardwood floors and high ceilings, the period tiled bath, and the Provence yellow kitchen with breakfast nook by a window with a view. The full basement has ample space for bike storage, a locked storage room/closet, and laundry facilities shared among the owners and tenants. Unit 20 has been rented consistently under the present ownership (currently at $1900/month.) Charm, convenience, and the pragmatic wisdom of investing in Cambridge are what make this a must come and see..

Listed by Ted Fairchild of Channing Real Estate

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40-42 Creighton Street Cambridge MA 02140

Price$1,650,000

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MLS Number 72454039

  • Multi-Family 3 Family
  • Year Built 1895
  • Bedrooms 8

DEVELOPER/INVESTOR DREAM - Rare opportunity to own and develop a three-family home in sought-after location in Cambridge. Property located on quiet, dead-end street just steps from Porter Square with access to the T and Commuter Rail, and a five-minute walk to Davis Square. Property needs TLC. All structures are free and clear of occupants. Land and structures being sold AS IS. Offers with BUYER's contingencies are unlikely to be successful. No inspection contingencies will be considered. Cash deals with proof of purchase funds will be given priority consideration. Offers being received until March 1, 2019 at 5:00PM EST. . All offers must be held open until March 4, 2019 at 5:00PM EST. BUYER responsible for conducting its own due diligence on best and possible use(s) of property. The only scheduled guided tour will be held on February 24, 2019 from 1:00PM - 5:00PM.

Listed by Maxwell Burke of Boston Luxe Real Estate

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21 Chauncy Street Cambridge MA 02138

MLS Number 72454084

  • Condo or Co-op
  • Bathroom 1
  • Year Built 1900
  • Full Bath 1
  • Bedrooms 1

21 Chauncy St. is a turn of the century building, professionally managed and well-maintained - centrally located in the Heart of Cambridge's Harvard Square. Be off the beaten-path but within minutes of it all: Cambridge Common, Harvard Law School, Lesley University, The Radcliffe Triangle, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Harvard Yard, The Harvard Museum of Natural History, and The Harvard Sq. Train, T Red Line station (MBTA redline). This unit has been rented without vacancy under the current ownership. It has an attractive exposed brick detail, flanked by 2 replacement windows which face northeast and receive good late morning and afternoon light. It has an open kitchen which flows into the living space with 7' + ceilings, bordered by a short hallway and half-wall which leads to the full bedroom and bathroom. 500 sq. ft of well thought out, renovated space, ready for you to add to your portfolio or settle in as owner occupant in a private space only minutes from it all!

Listed by Ted Fairchild of Channing Real Estate

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