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281 Ashmont Street

Boston, MA 02124
  • $1,350,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • MLS #: 72905737
UPDATED: 43 min ago
$1,350,000
  • 5
    BEDS
  • 0.28
    ACRES
  • 2
    BATHS
  • 2
    1/2 BATHS
  • 3,842
    SQFT
  • $351
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1892
County:

School Information

Elementary School:
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Middle School:
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High School:
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Listing courtesy of Leslie Mackinnon of Compass.

Description

Framed by flowering cherry trees at the crest of coveted Carruth Street, this Shingle Style home 'The General Drake House' is a picturesque example of the Architecture found in Ashmont-Adams. Designed by Longfellow, Alden & Harlow in 1892 with a bright, open feel and boasting Colonial Revival flourishes, wide arched openings, dramatic staircase oak balusters in three spiral patterns, dentil crown moulding and tiger oak floors. The current owner has extensively restored this stunning home with new shingles, exterior carpentry, new roof and so much more. Entertainers will marvel at the extensive renovation of the wonderful lower level den/ media room; completely refurbished working bar; a new half bath and direct access to the backyard! An idyllic au pair/ in-law suite rounds out this property on the third floor featuring beautiful new quartz countertops + stainless appliances in the kitchen and stylish new full bath. Only two blocks to Ashmont T + close to Adams Village + Lower Mills!

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281 Ashmont Street Boston, MA 02124

  • Price: $1,350,000
  • Status: Active
  • Updated: 43 min ago
  • MLS #: 72905737
5
Beds
2
Baths
2
½ Baths
0.28
Acres
3,842
SQFT
$351
$/SQFT
1892
Built
Neighborhood:
Carruth's Hill
County:
Suffolk
Area:
Dorchester's Ashmont
Elementary School:
Bps
Middle School:
Bps
High School:
Bps
Property Description
Framed by flowering cherry trees at the crest of coveted Carruth Street, this Shingle Style home 'The General Drake House' is a picturesque example of the Architecture found in Ashmont-Adams. Designed by Longfellow, Alden & Harlow in 1892 with a bright, open feel and boasting Colonial Revival flourishes, wide arched openings, dramatic staircase oak balusters in three spiral patterns, dentil crown moulding and tiger oak floors. The current owner has extensively restored this stunning home with new shingles, exterior carpentry, new roof and so much more. Entertainers will marvel at the extensive renovation of the wonderful lower level den/ media room; completely refurbished working bar; a new half bath and direct access to the backyard! An idyllic au pair/ in-law suite rounds out this property on the third floor featuring beautiful new quartz countertops + stainless appliances in the kitchen and stylish new full bath. Only two blocks to Ashmont T + close to Adams Village + Lower Mills!
Exterior Features

Beach Description Ocean Beach Miles To 1/2 To 1 Mile Beach Ownership Public Beachfront Yes Color Indigo Construction Frame Exterior Shingles Exterior Features Porch - EnclosedDeckGarden Area Foundation Fieldstone Garage Parking Detached Lot Description CornerPaved Drive Parking Features Off-Street Parking Spaces 2 Road Type Public Roof Material Asphalt/Fiberglass Shingles Style ShingleSecond Empire Waterfront Flag No Waterview Flag No

Interior Features

Appliances RangeDishwasherRefrigeratorWasherDryer Basement Yes Basement Features FullFinishedWalk OutInterior AccessExterior Access Bath1 Description Bathroom - Half Bath1 Level First Floor Bath2 Description Bathroom - FullBathroom - Tiled With Tub & Shower Bath2 Level Second Floor Bath3 Description Bathroom - Half Bath3 Level Basement Bedroom2 Description ClosetFlooring - Hardwood Bedroom2 Dimensions 13X17 Bedroom2 Level Second Floor Bedroom3 Description ClosetFlooring - Hardwood Bedroom3 Dimensions 14X17 Bedroom3 Level Second Floor Bedroom4 Description ClosetCloset/Cabinets - Custom BuiltFlooring - Hardwood Bedroom4 Dimensions 11X14 Bedroom4 Level Second Floor Bedroom5 Description Closet Bedroom5 Dimensions 20X12 Bedroom5 Level Third Floor Cooling None Cooling Zones 0 Dining Room Description FireplaceFlooring - HardwoodWindow(S) - Bay/Bow/BoxDecorative Molding Dining Room Dimensions 19X14 Dining Room Level First Floor Energy Features Insulated Windows Family Room Description Bathroom - HalfFlooring - VinylWet BarExterior AccessRecessed LightingRemodeledWalk-In Storage Family Room Dimensions 19X21 Family Room Level Basement Fireplaces 2 Flooring Hardwood Heat Zones 4 Heating SteamGas Hot Water Natural Gas Interior Features Walk-Up AtticLaundry Chute Kitchen Description Bathroom - HalfFlooring - LaminateDeck - ExteriorExterior AccessLighting - Pendant Kitchen Dimensions 16X16 Kitchen Level First Floor Laundry Dimensions 15X13 Laundry Level Basement Living Room Description FireplaceFlooring - HardwoodLighting - SconceDecorative Molding Living Room Dimensions 31X15 Living Room Level First Floor Master Bedroom Description ClosetFlooring - HardwoodWindow(S) - Bay/Bow/Box Master Bedroom Dimensions 16X13 Master Bedroom Level Second Floor Other Room1 Description Ceiling Fan(S)ClosetFlooring - HardwoodFlooring - Stone/Ceramic TileCountertops - UpgradedBreakfast Bar / NookCabinets - UpgradedRemodeledStainless Steel Appliances Other Room1 Dimensions 10X17 Other Room1 Level Third Floor Other Room1 Name Inlaw Apt. Other Room2 Description Bathroom - FullBathroom - Tiled With Shower StallSkylightCeiling - VaultedFlooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile Other Room2 Level Third Floor Other Room2 Name Bathroom Other Room3 Description Flooring - Hardwood Other Room3 Dimensions 7X14 Other Room3 Level First Floor Other Room3 Name Sun Room Rooms 13

Property Features

Amenities Public TransportationShoppingSwimming PoolTennis CourtParkWalk/Jog TrailsBike PathConservation AreaHighway AccessMarinaPrivate SchoolPublic SchoolT-Station Assessments 994400.00 Disclosure No Electric Features Fuses Lead Paint Unknown Lender Owned No Sewer City/Town Sewer Short Sale Lender App Required No Single Family Type Detached Sq Ft Disclosures Square Footage Does Not include Approximate 500 Sqf Of Finished Basement. Sq Ft Source Public Record Tax Year 2021 Taxes 7521.14 Water City/Town Water Year Built Description Approximate Year Built Source Public Record Zoning Resi

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Listing provided courtesy of Leslie Mackinnon of Compass.


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 2021-10-15T19:11:31.307.
 
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