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251 Commonwealth Ave

Boston, MA 02116
  • $12,500,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • MLS #: 73034159
UPDATED: 67 min ago
$12,500,000
  • 8
    BEDS
  • 0.08
    ACRES
  • 8
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 11,793
    SQFT
  • $1,060
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1880
County:
Area:

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Listing courtesy of Rene Rodriguez of Cabot & Company.

Description

A storied Back Bay location, 251 Commonwealth Avenue was built in 1880.The home has only had a handful of owners, and much of the original interior architecture and design remain intact. At 28 feet wide, the building has a commanding presence along Commonwealth Ave. Grand formal rooms are adorned with quartersawn oak paneling, carved fireplaces (16 total), and period lighting fixtures forged in bronze, crystal and brass. There are embossed ceilings, built-ins crafted from cherry, and a museum quality central staircase connecting the floors. The building measures 11,793 gross square feet*. Currently configured as four separate apartments, there is a brick and granite parking court for six vehicles in the rear. The parlor, second, and third floors are used as the current owners palatial private quarters. The other three apartments are single floor residences, and the penthouse includes a walk-out deck overlooking the city. Located on the sunny side w/ exceptional light.

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251 Commonwealth Ave Boston, MA 02116

  • Price: $12,500,000
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: Days
  • Updated: 67 min ago
  • MLS #: 73034159
8
Beds
8
Baths
1
½ Baths
0.08
Acres
11,793
SQFT
$1,060
$/SQFT
1880
Built
Neighborhood:
Back Bay
County:
Suffolk
Area:
Back Bay
Property Description
A storied Back Bay location, 251 Commonwealth Avenue was built in 1880.The home has only had a handful of owners, and much of the original interior architecture and design remain intact. At 28 feet wide, the building has a commanding presence along Commonwealth Ave. Grand formal rooms are adorned with quartersawn oak paneling, carved fireplaces (16 total), and period lighting fixtures forged in bronze, crystal and brass. There are embossed ceilings, built-ins crafted from cherry, and a museum quality central staircase connecting the floors. The building measures 11,793 gross square feet*. Currently configured as four separate apartments, there is a brick and granite parking court for six vehicles in the rear. The parlor, second, and third floors are used as the current owners palatial private quarters. The other three apartments are single floor residences, and the penthouse includes a walk-out deck overlooking the city. Located on the sunny side w/ exceptional light.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Other (See Remarks) Covered Spaces 0 Garage YN No Parking Features Off StreetDeeded Parking Total 6 Patio And Porch Features Deck Property Attached YN Yes View City View(S) View YN Yes Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Basement FullFinished Building Area Total 11793 Cooling Central Air Cooling YN Yes Cooling Zones 4 Fireplace YN Yes Fireplaces Total 16 Foundation Details Other Heat Zones 4 Heating Forced Air Heating YN Yes Lead Paint Unknown Rooms Total 30

Property Features

Buyer Agency Compensation 2.0 Community Features Public TransportationShoppingPoolTennis Court(S)ParkWalk/Jog TrailsStable(S)GolfMedical FacilityBike PathConservation AreaHighway AccessHouse Of WorshipMarinaPrivate SchoolPublic SchoolT-StationUniversity Disclosures Floor Plans In Documents Section Of Mls. Offers Due On September 26By 5Pm. Listing Terms Contract Other Equipment Intercom Property Sub Type Single Family Residence Sewer Public Sewer Tax Annual Amount 38645 Tax Year 2022 Transaction Broker Compensation 0 Water Source Public Year Built Details Renovated SinceUnknown/Mixed Zoning R4

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Listing provided courtesy of Rene Rodriguez of Cabot & Company: 617-262-6200.


The property listing data and information set forth herein were provided to MLS Property Information Network, Inc. from third party sources, including sellers, lessors and public records, and were compiled by MLS Property Information Network, Inc. The property listing data and information are for the personal, non commercial use of consumers having a good faith interest in purchasing or leasing listed properties of the type displayed to them and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties which such consumers may have a good faith interest in purchasing or leasing. MLS Property Information Network, Inc. and its subscribers disclaim any and all representations and warranties as to the accuracy of the property listing data and information set forth herein. Data last updated 2022-09-28T11:05:53.307.
 
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