8 Adams Street

    Lexington, MA 02420
    • $2,875,000
    • STATUS: Active
    • MLS #: 72194051
    UPDATED: 40 min ago
    $2,875,000
    • 7
      BEDS
    • 1.4
      ACRES
    • 4
      BATHS
    • 1
      1/2 BATHS
    • 5,588
      SQFT
    • $514
      $/SQFT
    Neighborhood:
    Type:
    Single-Family Home
    Built:
    1902
    County:
    Area:

    School Information

    Elementary School:
    Middle School:
    High School:
    Lhs
    Listing courtesy of Lester Savage of Century 21 Commonwealth.

    Description

    "BIRKENKNOLL" A LEXINGTON LANDMARK DESIGNED BY ESTEEMED ARCHITECT WILLARD D. BROWN FOR THE WHITING FAMILY ON THE EDGE OF MERRIAM HILL! THIS MARVELOUS HOME SHOWS RICH CRAFTSMAN STYLING AND DETAIL, SUCH AS- GRUEBY TILE FIREPLACE SURROUNDS; 1/4 SAWN OAK FLOORS AND PANELING; HIGH CEILINGS WITH VAULTING; MAHOGANY TRIMMED FRONT TO BACK LIVING ROOM WITH BAY WINDOWS; A TIMELESS VERANDA; LEADED GLASS WINDOWS; AND MORE! ALL THIS IN A TOP NOTCH LOCATION CONVENIENT TO TOWN CENTER, CONSERVATION AREAS, THE MINUTEMAN BIKEWAY, MAJOR ROUTES AND A SHORT STROLL TO FISKE, DIAMOND AND LHS. THIS 1.4 ACRE PARCEL HAS HAD A PRELIMINARY PLAN SUBMITTED FOR A 2ND BUILDABLE LOT (25,720 S.F.) UNDER THE SITE SENSITIVE DEVELOPMENT BY-LAW. A WONDERFUL OPPORTUNITY FOR INVESTMENT, AS A BUILDING LOT, OR PRESERVATION AS GREEN SPACE.

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    8 Adams Street Lexington, MA 02420

    • Price: $2,875,000
    • Status: Active
    • Updated: 40 min ago
    • MLS #: 72194051
    7
    Beds
    4
    Baths
    1
    ½ Baths
    1.4
    Acres
    5,588
    SQFT
    $514
    $/SQFT
    1902
    Built
    Neighborhood:
    Merriam Hill
    County:
    Middlesex
    Area:
    Other
    Elementary School:
    Fiske
    Middle School:
    Diamond
    High School:
    Lhs
    Property Description
    "BIRKENKNOLL" A LEXINGTON LANDMARK DESIGNED BY ESTEEMED ARCHITECT WILLARD D. BROWN FOR THE WHITING FAMILY ON THE EDGE OF MERRIAM HILL! THIS MARVELOUS HOME SHOWS RICH CRAFTSMAN STYLING AND DETAIL, SUCH AS- GRUEBY TILE FIREPLACE SURROUNDS; 1/4 SAWN OAK FLOORS AND PANELING; HIGH CEILINGS WITH VAULTING; MAHOGANY TRIMMED FRONT TO BACK LIVING ROOM WITH BAY WINDOWS; A TIMELESS VERANDA; LEADED GLASS WINDOWS; AND MORE! ALL THIS IN A TOP NOTCH LOCATION CONVENIENT TO TOWN CENTER, CONSERVATION AREAS, THE MINUTEMAN BIKEWAY, MAJOR ROUTES AND A SHORT STROLL TO FISKE, DIAMOND AND LHS. THIS 1.4 ACRE PARCEL HAS HAD A PRELIMINARY PLAN SUBMITTED FOR A 2ND BUILDABLE LOT (25,720 S.F.) UNDER THE SITE SENSITIVE DEVELOPMENT BY-LAW. A WONDERFUL OPPORTUNITY FOR INVESTMENT, AS A BUILDING LOT, OR PRESERVATION AS GREEN SPACE.
    Exterior Features

    Beachfront No Color Beige Construction Frame Exterior WoodStucco Exterior Features PorchCovered Patio/DeckBalconyGuttersProfessional LandscapingSprinkler SystemFruit TreesStone Wall Foundation Fieldstone Foundation Size 1 X 1 Frontage 131.00 Garage Parking Detached Garage Spaces 3 Lot Description Paved DriveLevel Parking Features Off-Street Parking Spaces 20 Road Type PublicPublicly Maint.Sidewalk Roof Material Asphalt/Fiberglass ShinglesRubber Style Craftsman Waterfront Flag No Waterview Flag No

    Interior Features

    Appliances RangeDishwasherDisposalRefrigerator Basement Yes Basement Features FullInterior AccessConcrete Floor Bedroom2 Description Bathroom - FullFireplaceCloset/Cabinets - Custom BuiltFlooring - Hardwood Bedroom2 Dimensions 18X16 Bedroom2 Level Second Floor Bedroom3 Description FireplaceCloset/Cabinets - Custom BuiltWindow(S) - Bay/Bow/Box Bedroom3 Dimensions 20X14 Bedroom3 Level Second Floor Bedroom4 Description Closet - Walk-InCloset/Cabinets - Custom BuiltFlooring - Hardwood Bedroom4 Dimensions 15X11 Bedroom4 Level Second Floor Bedroom5 Description Bathroom - FullCloset/Cabinets - Custom BuiltFlooring - Hardwood Bedroom5 Dimensions 15X8 Bedroom5 Level Second Floor Cooling Central Air Cooling Zones 1 Dining Room Description FireplaceCeiling - BeamedCloset/Cabinets - Custom BuiltFlooring - HardwoodWindow(S) - Bay/Bow/BoxWindow(S) - Stained Glass Dining Room Dimensions 21X16 Dining Room Level First Floor Energy Features Storm WindowsStorm Doors Family Room Dimensions 19X12 Family Room Level First Floor Fireplaces 5 Flooring TileVinylHardwood Heat Zones 3 Heating Forced AirHot Water RadiatorsOilGasHydro Air Hot Water Natural Gas Insulation Features Unknown Interior Features Cable Available Kitchen Description ClosetCabinets - UpgradedCountry KitchenExterior AccessOpen Floor PlanRemodeled Kitchen Dimensions 27X8 Kitchen Level First Floor Living Room Description FireplaceCeiling - BeamedCloset/Cabinets - Custom BuiltFlooring - HardwoodWindow(S) - Bay/Bow/Box Living Room Dimensions 37X15 Living Room Level First Floor Master Bath Yes Master Bedroom Description Bathroom - FullFireplaceCloset/Cabinets - Custom BuiltFlooring - Wall To Wall CarpetRecessed Lighting Master Bedroom Dimensions 24X16 Master Bedroom Level Third Floor Other Room1 Description Bathroom - HalfClosetCloset/Cabinets - Custom BuiltFlooring - Hardwood Other Room1 Dimensions 19X11 Other Room1 Level First Floor Other Room1 Name Library Other Room2 Description Bathroom - FullCloset Other Room2 Dimensions 12X10 Other Room2 Level Second Floor Other Room2 Name Bedroom Other Room3 Description Closet/Cabinets - Custom BuiltFlooring - Hardwood Other Room3 Dimensions 19X18 Other Room3 Level Third Floor Other Room3 Name Office Other Room4 Description Closet - Walk-InFlooring - Hardwood Other Room4 Dimensions 10X9 Other Room4 Level Third Floor Other Room4 Name Bedroom Rooms 11

    Property Features

    Adult Community No Amenities Public TransportationShoppingSwimming PoolTennis CourtParkWalk/Jog TrailsBike PathConservation AreaHighway AccessHouse Of WorshipPublic School Assessments 1731000.00 Disclosure Yes Electric Features 220 Volts200 AmpsKnob & Tube Wiring Handicap Access No Home Owners Association No Lead Paint Yes Lender Owned No Sewage District Mwra Sewer City/Town Sewer Short Sale Lender App Required No Single Family Type Detached Sq Ft Source Measured Tax Year 2017 Taxes 25082.19 Terms Contract For Deed UFFI Unknown Utility Connections For Gas RangeFor Electric OvenWasher Hookup Warranty No Water City/Town Water Year Built Description ActualCertified HistoricRenovated Since Year Built Source Public Record Year Round Yes Zoning Rs4

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    Listing provided courtesy of Lester Savage of Century 21 Commonwealth.


    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 2018-05-22T14:49:06.213.
     
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