$3 million French chateau in Winchester a stand out home sale

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26 Swan Road in Winchester sold for $2,850,000 on January 13.
26 Swan Road in Winchester sold for $2,850,000 on January 13. via MLS

Though Boston’s Commonwealth Avenue had a few million dollar sales this week, as did Brookline, it is hard to beat out a custom built French chateau in Winchester with an indoor pool and elevator. Overall Greater Boston had another big week in home sales. Check them out.

26 Swan Road, Winchester

On January 13, this chateau home with five bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms, and 6,684 square feet sold for $2,850,000, well above Winchester’s $820,000 median closing price. The home is on a quiet cul-de-sac, has a chef’s kitchen, a breakfast room, a library with mahogany bookcases, an indoor pool and hot tub, and oversized windows.

42 Commonwealth Avenue Apt 2, Boston

This two-bedroom, two-bathroom, 1,370-square-foot condo in Back Bay sold for $1,935,000 on January 8, which is still above the neighborhood’s $1.1 million median closing price. The home is on the first block of Commonwealth Avenue and has been renovated, while still keeping historic details, like an original fireplace. There is a balcony and direct elevator access.

48 York Terrace, Brookline

On January 12, this four-bedroom, four-bathroom, 3,068-square-foot Brookline home sold for $1,800,000, which is quite a bit greater than the town’s $765,000 median closing price. The home has two levels, oversized windows, high ceilings, and two garage parking spaces.

10 Wendling Road, Needham

This four-bedroom, 3.5-bathroom, 3,617-square-foot Needham Colonial sold for $1,325,000 on January 8, well above $800,000 median closing price in town. The home has an open floor plan, a home office, dark hardwood floors, and a banister staircase.

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