In one of the most premier locations close to Boston, this idyllic estate property is sited on over 1.25 acres of breathtaking grounds in coveted Old Chestnut Hill. Built in 1920, with a European sensibility, this sprawling brick colonial has been updated and expanded over the past 20 years. Welcoming sun-filled foyer leads into an expansive first floor w/ both formal & casual living spaces, perfect for both work and relaxation. Ideal for an extended family, this residence has 6 bdrm, 6.5 baths, 7 fireplaces, with easy access to the outdoors from all floors. Lower level has a gym, large playroom, game/pub room, spa-like hot tub w/ direct access to outdoor pool. Spectacular sweeping yard is surrounded by mature specimen trees, complimented by a partiere shade garden & meditation area w/ koy pond, creating a private oasis. Minutes to shops & restaurants, Chestnut Hill T, top private and public schools, Longwood Tennis Club. Short commute to Medical area, Boston, & Cambridge.
Full Property Details
Full Property Details for 65 Essex Rd
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Sold For: $5,800,000
Taxes: $55,757 (2020)
Type: Single Family
MLS ID: 72741575
Added: 286 day(s) ago
Total Bathrooms: 7
Full Bathrooms: 6
Partial Bathrooms: 1
Total Bedrooms: 6
Bedroom 1: 17 x 16, Second Floor
Bedroom 2: 17 x 14, Second Floor
Bedroom 3: 11 x 14, Second Floor
Bedroom 4: 15 x 14, Third Floor
Bedroom 5: 17 x 14, Third Floor
Living Room: 27 x 14, First Floor
Family Room: 23 x 20, First Floor
Kitchen: 23 x 10, First Floor
Dining Room: 19 x 15, First Floor
Laundry: 11 x 7, Second Floor
Other Room 1: 19 x 12, First Floor
Other Room 2: 26 x 13, Basement
Other Room 3: Basement
Other Room 4: 23 x 10, Basement
Other Room 5: 23 x 10, Basement
Other Room 6: Basement
Garage Spaces: 2
Parking: Off-Street Parking, Paved Driveway
Garage Description: Attached
Architectural Style: Colonial
Square Feet: 9,282
Year Built: 1920
Lot Size (Acres): 1.22
Lot Size (Sq. Ft.): 52,927
Tax Amount: $55,757
Tax Year: 2020
Listed by William Raveis R. E. & Home Services,Robin Allen
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Price & Sales History
Price & Sales History for 65 Essex Rd
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65 Essex Rd, Newton, MA 02467 (MLS# 72741575) is a
Single Family property that was sold at $5,800,000 on May 27, 2021.
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