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Our picks: Five homes with circular driveways perfect for holiday party parking

Buying Hingham Weston
7 Brandon Woods Circle in Hingham is listed for $1,999,000.
7 Brandon Woods Circle in Hingham is listed for $1,999,000. via MLS

As you prepare the menu and the sleeping arrangements for your holiday guests, you might forget one important part of their visit: Where are they going to park?

We picked out five homes in Greater Boston that have large circular driveways. There’s no need to back up if someone wants to leave. We ranked the homes — located in Weston, Beverly, Marshfield, Hingham, and North Andover — from highest price per square foot to the lowest. Check them out:

40 Chiltern Road, Weston
$1,979,000
5 bedrooms, 4 full baths, 2 half baths
6,090 square feet
$324.96 per square foot

. —via MLS
. —via MLS

Set on a 0.9-acre parcel, this home boasts an open floor plan with lots windows that fill the space with light. The eat-in kitchen offers an island with seating, stainless-steel appliances, as well as wraparound decks and a mudroom. There are two fireplaces in the living room: wood-burning and propane. Other amenities include a three-car garage, a rubber-floor gym, a separate second-floor entrance, and a circular driveway.

1 Aston Way, Beverly
$669,900
4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths
2,582 square feet
$259.45 per square foot

. —via MLS
. —via MLS

This Colonial is built on a .31-acre lot on a cul-de-sac bordering a pond. Enter this home through a large foyer that leads to a living/dining room and an office. In the eat-in kitchen, you’ll find cherry cabinets, double ovens, and a trash compactor. The family room boasts a wood-burning fireplace and doors that open to a deck. The lower level is partially finished with a built-in bar, a spare room, and a sitting area. A pretty garden sits at the center of the circular driveway.

6 Country Way, Marshfield
$475,000
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,960 square feet
$242.35 per square foot

. —via MLS
. —via MLS

This remodeled home offers a living room with bamboo flooring and a fireplace, along with a formal dining room. The kitchen has space for a small table and also boasts white cabinetry, granite countertops, and doors to the two-car garage and the deck and patio. The master bedroom offers bonus space now used as a studio. The home sits on a 0.32-acre lot with a circular driveway and is a short walk to the ocean.

7 Brandon Woods Circle, Hingham
$1,999,000
6 bedrooms, 5 full baths, 2 half baths
8,581 square feet
$232.96 per square foot

. —via MLS
. —via MLS

Set on 10.49 acres, this home features high ceilings, moldings, columns, and four fireplaces. The kitchen offers an island with seating and wood cabinetry. There is a walk-out basement, which leads to the yard, all of which abuts Wompatuck State Park. The circular driveway boasts a porte cochère.

12 Carriage Chase Road, North Andover
$1,039,000
5 bedrooms, 3 full baths, 2 half baths
5,447 square feet
$190.75 per square foot

. —via MLS
. —via MLS

This custom-built home is set on 6.4 acres and features a quarter-mile circular driveway with a stone bridge. Enter the home through a double front door, which opens to a foyer with a curved staircase, a chandelier, and a 20-foot ceiling. The living room features a fireplace and cherry millwork, and the dining room has built-ins. The kitchen offers stainless-steel appliances, granite counters, and an island. The master suite, set in its own wing, has a marble bath, and the great room comes with a wet bar.

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