This spectacular, elegant 1880's brick and stone 14-room townhouse offers many realty options to its next owner. For residents looking for a single-family residence, it boasts 12 rooms and 8+ bedrooms including two suites with separate entrances that could easily be used for an in-law apartment and/or au-pair suite. For investors, it also possesses a valid potential for reformation into a four or five unit condominium conversion. Whatever residential decision is made, this vintage property is a prized real estate opportunity that does not become available often.
This tri-level, Back-Bay style structure hosts a treasure trove of period details, such as five fireplaces, elevated ceilings, hardwood floors, built-ins, ornate moldings and unique room dimensions. It has also been meticulously maintained and updated that compliment its historic spirit with modern conveniences and accessories to cater to today's busy lifestyles and design preferences. It offers a modern kitchen, updated baths, a new heating and central air conditioning system, new fixtures and state-of-the-art cable.
In total, the property contains 4,412 square feet throughout four levels of finished space. The three common areas, the living room, dining and kitchen are located on the first floor, three bedrooms, including a master on the second level, two additional bedrooms and a laundry room on the third story and the in-law and nanny suites. The entire dwelling also offers three full and one half baths.
In terms of location, this property is desirably located in the rarely available prestigious Fisher Hill in a private enclave, only steps away to public transportation and the "C" and "D" green trolley lines. Delightful al fresco restaurants and coffee shops, an abundance of retail shops and grocery stores are also within walking distance as well as many recreational choices, including a ball field, tennis courts and a playground. The town of Brookline also offers top-rated schools, a diverse number of houses of worship and is in close vicinity to the Longwood medical area and all major traffic routes.
This classic estate is a great prospect for many levels of homebuyers or investors, but perhaps its most significant attribute remains with its history. The character and nature of this structure cannot ever be duplicated.
Location: 5 Regent Cir.
Baths: 3 full, 1 half
Living Area: 4,412 sq. ft.
Listing Agent: Sherryl Rosenberg, S. Rose Realty, 617-905-3475
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