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Born from the desire for ultimate privacy with city accessibility, 14± acres of untamed scrub and ledge were assembled into a single property, entirely reclaimed from the wild and transformed into a breathtaking tapestry of rolling lawns, ponds, sculpted rock outcrops and a horticultural encyclopedia of specimen plantings. Five miles from central Boston, this emerald island rises between the surrounding Brookline Country Club and Putterham Meadows Golf Course. Turf walkways and pathways meander through this extraordinary landscape and the winding driveway provides a multi-step reveal of this unique estate and its residence. The curving faade of Indiana limestone creates a home of singular distinction with 26,000sf of luxurious living space. Every exterior and interior stone was individually hand drawn ensuring a flawless finish. The appearance of simplicity is the ultimate challenge, achieved by creative architecture, sophisticated engineering and generations of the finest craftsmen.
Listed by Woodland Manor Team, Deborah M. Gordon and Jonathan Radford of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Brookline
Prestige Location overlooking the iconic Boston Public Garden. Pre-Construction Offering of 5 story Architecturally Significant Mansion.Oversized Bow & Bay windows front & rear. Opulent Entry. Fifteen Gorgeous Grand Scale Entertaining Rooms. Spectacular Views of Park. Beautiful Natural Light. Thoughtful Design by Payne Collins Architects. 2 Sun-Filled Light & Airy Living Rooms with impressive ceiling height. Christopher Peacock custom "modern classic" kitchen with hammered nickel hood. Bespoke Butler's Pantry. Six Sumptuous Bedrooms with 6 en-suite marble baths outfitted in Waterworks polished nickel fixtures. Au-pair suite.His & Her w-i-closets & dressing room. Handsome Mahogany paneled Library. Penthouse Study with skylights.Home Gym. Solarium with wonderful light leading to huge deck. State of the art systems and Crestron integrated AV system.Elevator servicing all floors.2 Coveted Garage & 4 Gated & enclosed parking spaces. Balcony, Terrace & Wine Cellar.The utmost in luxe living!
Listed by Shelagh Brennan, Joseph Palermino and Michael Schwartz of Cabot & Company
Showcase townhouse in the heart of Back Bay. Newly renovated and professionally designed, this exquisite single-family home on sunny-side Marlborough Street offers every 21st century comfort, including private elevator to all six levels, smart home technology and 2-car garage with 3 additional outdoor parking. The elegantly appointed parlor level offers the very best formal living, dining and entertaining while the more casual heart of the home is the open-concept family room, chefs kitchen and informal dining room on the second level. Its 5+ bedrooms and 5-full and 2-half bathrooms include the luxurious master suite on a private level plus separate garden suite. Additional features of this exceptional opportunity include mudroom, home office and suburban sized laundry room. It is complete with a private roof deck directly off the sky-lit media room with wet bar that offers a hot tub, gas grill and wonderful city views.
Listed by Tracy Campion and Fiona Romeri of Campion & Company Fine Homes Real Estate
Prominently situated at the head of Historic Louisburg Square this magnificent home features wonderful south light and views. Currently configured as two residences, parlor & garden guest suite and main home. Breathtaking formal living room over looking Louisburg Square grand ceiling height, detailed molding, fireplace, separate dining with cathedral ceiling open family kitchen with breakfast area, upper floor library den with custom paneling and fireplace, two bedroom each with en suite baths, laundry room, master floor with beautiful square and river views, generous closets, his/her baths, roof top family room with wet bar and access to spectacular two tiered roof deck, a/c, elevator, private parking on Louisburg Square at your front door.
This exquisite 5 bedroom, 6 full and 2 half bath family home on Riverside Beacon displays a thoughtful combination of 21st century comfort and 19th century grandeur. With elegant entertaining rooms, 7 fireplaces, two-story wood paneled library, South-facing living room and gracious dining room, the home offers the very best in formal entertaining. Enjoy unrivaled city and Charles River views from 2 decks off the sky-lit rooftop mezzanine or retreat to the private garden off the spacious eat-in kitchen. Additional amenities include separate garden level suit with private entrance, elevator & 2 car garage with 1 additional parking outside.
Listed by Tracy Campion of Campion & Company Fine Homes Real Estate
55 Leicester defines luxurious living in a premier, private Brookline location.The grand foyer with its high ceilings, sets the tone for this magnificent home & leads into a desirable open concept floor plan. The centerpiece of the home is the architecturally stunning, floating main staircase which is a piece of art itself. All the rooms in this exquisite estate are drenched in light, with views of the spectacular landscaped grounds thanks to the wall of windows that covers the rear of the home. The elegant dining room seats over 20 guests & there is a fabulous 3rd fl entertainment room. The sprawling master showcases 20ft windows, a balcony, vast en-suite bath/dressing room & its own loft w/ private office. 7-BRs in total, with features that incl personal staircases to private lofts, en-suite baths & direct-access balconies. Notable features include: elevator, 5 car garage w/ turntable, pool/pool house, roof deck, wine cellar, one-touch lighting system, heated driveway. A must see!
Listed by Julie Harrison of Gibson Sotheby's International Realty
In Search of an "Unique Opportunity" to put your stamp on a Five Story Greek Revival Single Family home? Sold as a Interior Shell with all Exterior Renovation to be completed for new home owner. Views, Light, Private Garden and Wrap Around Deck off Parlor Living Level, Built in the 1830's as a single family residence. The current developer has secured permitting and will "Complete" all exterior work:- New Windows, Restored Shutters, Brick Repointing, Roof/Flashing, and NewMain Electric brough into building, Water and Sewer utilities. The home has an Valet Garage" as well as a Full Parking Space at front door of home. 7500 sq. ft. Suggested floor plans included in brochure attached. Buyer may hire developer to finish out their build out with approved plans or bring in their own contractor to complete.
Listed by Beth Dickerson of Gibson Sotheby's International Realty
Designed by Arthur Little in 1888, The Joseph Thorp House is a highly unconventional, outstanding and eclectic Colonial Revival masterpiece. With a sympathetic nod to the Queen Anne style, asymmetry abounds, yet all facades are active with Neo-Classical elements, such as columns and pilasters, bays and balconies with delicate balustrades, scrolled corbels, keystone arches. The eclectic interior invokes all classical orders of design including Greco-Roman details and intricately carved teak salon by the American Aesthetic Movements Lockwood de Forest. In the southeast corner, the Library incorporates late 19th century Norwegian design with a traditional "peasant" hearth. The truly Classical dining room incorporates a Palladian bay of leaded glass and intimate Poets Corner adorned with and bas-relief on walls, domed ceiling and mantel delights. The French country kitchen houses the original Walker & Pratt cast-iron stove, modern prep island, sub-zero refrigerators and FiveStar range.
Listed by Susan Condrick of Gibson Sotheby's International Realty
Private and secluded New construction under way abutting the 15th fairway of the Country Club. Be apart of the finishing touches on this on this magnificent 7,120 Square foot(including garage) New England Shingle Style home designed by LDA Architecture. Elevator access to all floors with breathtaking views of the Country club. enjoy the views with a wood burning fireplace on your screened in porch. the gourmet kitchen to be equipped with all Wolfe and sub Zero appliances to satisfy any chef. Master bedroom suite enjoys both his and her bathrooms and closets. Four addition bedrooms with En suite baths. Kohler Generator will power up automatically. The craftsmanship of this estate under the direction of a well seasoned builder will warrant the respect of the neighborhood.
Listed by John Puntonio of Commonwealth Premier Realty
Rare opportunity to live at the top of Old Chestnut Hill in one of the regions most coveted locations. This renovated and expanded 1920 brick Colonial is sited on a large 1.22± acre parcel surrounded by specimen trees offering unparalleled privacy and the feeling of living in a country house. Yet the property is just minutes from public transportation and the amenities of The Street, Chestnut Hill Square and the Chestnut Hill Mall. The house offers over 9,000 square feet of living space on four levels with access to outdoor patios, terraces and balconies from many rooms. The house is ideal for small gatherings as well as for large scale entertaining indoors and out. The residence offers six bedrooms, six full baths and one half-bath. The lower level features a finished recreation room and pub, an exercise room, spa and darkroom, and access to the swimming pool and lovely grounds.
Listed by Terrence Maitland and Nicole Monahan of LandVest, Inc.
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