256 Highland St, West Newton Newton, MA, 02465

8 Beds | 8.5 Baths | 10385 Ft2 | 37630

Single Family $4,995,000.00


Rare Estate Property on Prime West Newton Hill. This large, gracious home is perfectly sited on an almost acre of magnificent, landscaped grounds. A full restoration with a seamless and substantial addition was done in the early 2000's to create a home with significant entertaining spaces as well as spacious, yet intimate family spaces. With high ceilings and abundant sunlight, this home offer 8 large and charming bedrooms including an impressive master wing with abundant closets, a newly renovated luxurious bath and bedroom with cathedral ceilings. Walk out basement with gym, play room, huge laundry and storage. Ample home office options on every floor. Extremely rare 4 car, attached garage. Expansive back patio and a large sports court with wall, perfect for practicing tennis or playing wall ball. Ideally located close to all major routes, public transportation and Villages of West Newton and Newtonville. Peirce School.



Assigned Schools
  • Elementary School:Peirce
  • High School:North
  • Middle School:Day
  • Basement:Y
  • Basement Features:Full,Partially Finished,Walk Out,Interior Access,Concrete Floor,Exterior Access
  • Construction:Frame
  • Fireplaces:8
  • Garage Spaces:4
  • Living Area:10385.00
  • Roof Materials:Asphalt/Fiberglass Shingles
  • Rooms:16
  • Single Family Type:Detached
  • Style:Victorian,Gambrel /Dutch
  • Year Built:1894
  • Directions:Highland Street between Fountain Street and Lenox Street
Energy and Mechanical
  • Sewer:City/Town Sewer
  • Water:City/Town Water
Exclusions and Disclosures
  • Disclosures:N
  • Listing Status:Active
  • Living Area Note:as measured by Carol Meyer, includes 1,385 sqft in lower level
  • Status Alert?:No
  • Exterior Features:Porch,Patio,Gutters,Professional Landscaping,Sprinkler System,Decorative Lighting,Screens,Fenced Yard,ET Irrigation Controller
  • Flooring:Tile,Wall to Wall Carpet,Marble,Hardwood
  • Garage Parking:Attached,Garage Door Opener,Heated,Storage,Side Entry,Insulated,Oversized Parking
  • Interior Features:Security System,Cable Available
  • Utility Connections:for Gas Range,for Gas Oven,for Electric Dryer,Washer Hookup,Icemaker Connection
Lot and Land
  • Acres:0.86
  • Lot Size:37630.00
  • Parking:Off-Street,Paved Driveway
  • Parking Spaces:4
  • Price/sqft:480.98
  • Zoning:SR1
Room Dimensions
  • 2nd Bedroom Level:Second Floor
  • 3rd Bedroom Level:Second Floor
  • 4th Bedroom Level:Second Floor
  • 5th Bedroom Level:Second Floor
  • Bedrooms:8
  • Dining Room Level:First Floor
  • Family Room Level:First Floor
  • Full Baths:7
  • Half Baths:3
  • Kitchen Level:First Floor
  • Laundry Level:Basement
  • Living Room Level:First Floor
  • Lot Description:Corner,Paved Drive,Fenced/Enclosed
  • Master Bath:Yes
  • Master Bedroom Level:Second Floor
  • Other Room 1 Level:First Floor
  • Other Room 1 Name:Home Office
  • Other Room 2 Level:Third Floor
  • Other Room 2 Name:Bedroom
  • Other Room 3 Level:Third Floor
  • Other Room 3 Name:Bedroom
  • Other Room 4 Level:Basement
  • Other Room 4 Name:Exercise Room
  • Other Room 5 Level:Basement
  • Other Room 5 Name:Play Room
  • Other Room 6 Level:First Floor
  • Other Room 6 Name:Sun Room
School and Community
  • Neighborhood:West Newton Hilll
  • Village/neighborhood:West Newton
Tax and Other Information
  • Tax Year:2020
  • Taxes:39369.00

Bestimate ™

$4,818,059.72 - $5,383,585.21

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 pr...
Listing agent: The Drucker Team
Listing office: Historic Homes, Inc.
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