Greater Boston’s biggest sales were in the suburbs this week, with a 4,778-square-foot historic home in Cambridge selling for $3,600,000. Other big sales included a Newton Victorian that went for $3,400,000, a new Needham home that sold for $2,649,000, and a Colonial in Belmont that closed at $2,400,000.
Check them out:
Built in 1806, this 4,778-square-foot Colonial with five bedrooms, three full baths, and three half baths sold for $3,600,000 on Friday, Jan. 5. It is set on a 0.41-acre lot. The home has five fireplaces; living, dining, and family rooms; and an eat-in kitchen. The bedrooms are on the second floor, and the third level houses a living room with a cathedral ceiling and built-in bookcases. The basement offers storage, a laundry room, a walk-in cedar closet, and a half bath. The detached garage has attic storage.
Renovated and expanded in 2010, this West Newton Victorian offers five bedrooms, six full baths, two half baths, and 7,360 square feet of living space. It sold for $3,400,000 on Monday. The living and dining rooms feature bay windows. In the kitchen, there’s an island with seating, high-end appliances, and white cabinetry. The master suite offers a fireplace, balcony, and a dressing room. The recently finished third level can be used as a guest room, with a sitting area, kitchenette, bedroom space, and full bath. The lower level is finished, offering a playroom, full bath, office, media room, and a bar with a humidor. The home sits on a 0.34-acre lot.
On Friday, Jan. 5, this six-bedroom, 6.5-bath, 6,450-square-foot home on a 1.01-acre parcel sold for $2,649,000. The new home has a large kitchen with high-end appliances, a walk-in pantry, and an island ready for seating. The home also offers formal living and dining rooms, a butler’s pantry, and a family room with a fireplace. The master suite has a balcony, a fireplace, a double vanity topped with granite, and a makeup counter. The lower level is finished.
This four-bedroom, 4.5-bath, 5,119-square-foot Colonial was custom-built in 2010 and sold for $2,400,000 on Tuesday. Enter through a foyer featuring a three-level staircase and flanked by living and dining rooms. The living room fireplace has a Delft-tile surround; the one in the family room is stone. The kitchen has a wet bar, Calacatta marble counters, a wall of French doors leading to the backyard, and an island. The master bath is clad in marble with radiant-heat flooring. The home sits on a 0.24-acre lot and has an attached two-car garage.