538 Ward St, Newton, MA, 02459

5 Beds | 4.5 Baths | 4217 Ft2 | 16577

Single Family $2,999,500.00

Remarks

This gracious home artfully blends contemporary flair and conveniences with classic charm and solidity. Extensively renovated in 2012, including 5 bedrooms and 4.5 baths in the main house of 4,200 s.f., plus, an elegant carriage house over detached 2-bay garage. The spacious, state-of-the-art kitchen connects to a stone terrace for entertaining. The property offers: three separate offices with private entries; a finished lower level with a large-screen TV media room; artist and yoga studios; direct access to expansive yard; and a bonus bedroom and full bath. Additional highlights include 3 gas fireplaces, a welcoming front porch under a mature beech, and a 16,500 s.f. landscaped yard. All in all, this is a sheltered refuge convenient to Newton Center amenities, schools, ponds, recreational trails.


Location


Details

Assigned Schools
  • Elementary School:Mason Rice
  • High School:North/South
  • Middle School:Ward
Construction
  • Basement:Y
  • Basement Features:Full,Finished,Interior Access,Radon Remediation System,Exterior Access
  • Construction:Frame,Stone/Concrete,Block
  • Fireplaces:4
  • Garage Spaces:2
  • Living Area:4217.00
  • Roof Materials:Asphalt/Fiberglass Shingles
  • Rooms:9
  • Single Family Type:Detached
  • Style:Victorian,Craftsman
  • Year Built:1897
Directions
  • Directions:From Comm Ave. going west, right onto Centre St., second left onto Ward.
Energy and Mechanical
  • Sewer:City/Town Sewer
  • Water:City/Town Water
Exclusions and Disclosures
  • Disclosures:N
  • Exclusions:Chandelier in master bedroom
  • Listing Status:Active
  • Living Area Note:not including approx. 1,449 sqft finished basement or approx. 570 sqft in finished carriage house
  • Status Alert?:No
Features
  • Exterior Features:Porch,Patio,Covered Patio/Deck,Gutters,Professional Landscaping,Sprinkler System,Decorative Lighting,Garden Area,Guest House,Stone Wall
  • Flooring:Wood,Tile,Hardwood,Pine
  • Garage Parking:Detached,Garage Door Opener,Heated,Storage,Side Entry,Oversized Parking
  • Interior Features:Central Vacuum,Cable Available,Wetbar,French Doors,Wired for Surround Sound
  • Utility Connections:for Gas Range
Lot and Land
  • Acres:0.38
  • Lot Size:16577.00
  • Parking:Off-Street,Paved Driveway
  • Parking Spaces:4
  • Price/sqft:711.29
  • Waterview?:No
  • Zoning:SR2
Room Dimensions
  • 2nd Bedroom Description:Closet,Flooring - Hardwood
  • 2nd Bedroom Dimensions:15X13
  • 2nd Bedroom Level:Second Floor
  • 3rd Bedroom Description:Closet,Flooring - Hardwood,Lighting - Overhead
  • 3rd Bedroom Dimensions:15X13
  • 3rd Bedroom Level:Second Floor
  • 4th Bedroom Description:Closet,Flooring - Wood
  • 4th Bedroom Dimension:12X11
  • 4th Bedroom Level:Third Floor
  • 5th Bedroom Description:Closet,Flooring - Wood
  • 5th Bedroom Dimension:14X13
  • 5th Bedroom Level:Third Floor
  • Bedrooms:5
  • Dining Room Description:Flooring - Hardwood,Window(s) - Picture,Main Level,Open Floor Plan,Recessed Lighting,Remodeled,Gas Stove,Lighting - Sconce,Lighting - Overhead
  • Dining Room Dimension:21X14
  • Dining Room Level:First Floor
  • Full Baths:4
  • Half Baths:1
  • Kitchen Description:Bathroom - Half,Flooring - Hardwood,Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile,Dining Area,Countertops - Stone/Granite/Solid,Countertops - Upgraded,Main Level,Kitchen Island,Wet bar,Breakfast Bar / Nook,Cabinets - Upgraded,Exterior Access,Open Floor Plan,Recessed Lighting,Remodeled,Second Dishwasher,Stainless Steel Appliances,Wine Chiller,Gas Stove,Lighting - Pendant,Crown Molding
  • Kitchen Dimension:21X14
  • Kitchen Level:First Floor
  • Living Room Description:Ceiling - Beamed,Flooring - Hardwood,Window(s) - Bay/Bow/Box,Main Level,Wet bar,Recessed Lighting,Remodeled,Gas Stove,Pocket Door
  • Living Room Dimensions:16X14
  • Living Room Level:First Floor
  • Lot Description:Paved Drive,Level
  • Master Bath:Yes
  • Master Bedroom Description:Bathroom - Full,Ceiling - Vaulted,Closet - Walk-in,Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built,Flooring - Hardwood,French Doors,Double Vanity,Recessed Lighting,Remodeled,Gas Stove
  • Master Bedroom Dimension:26X16
  • Master Bedroom Level:Second Floor
  • Other Room 1 Description:Bathroom - Half,Flooring - Hardwood,Main Level,Wet bar,Cabinets - Upgraded,Exterior Access,Remodeled
  • Other Room 1 Level:First Floor
  • Other Room 1 Name:Home Office-Separate Entry
  • Other Room 2 Description:Flooring - Hardwood,Main Level,Recessed Lighting
  • Other Room 2 Dimension:14X10
  • Other Room 2 Level:First Floor
  • Other Room 2 Name:Foyer
  • Other Room 3 Description:Bathroom - Full,Skylight,Ceiling - Cathedral,Closet,Flooring - Hardwood,Window(s) - Bay/Bow/Box,Countertops - Stone/Granite/Solid,Countertops - Upgraded,French Doors,Wet bar,Cabinets - Upgraded,Open Floor Plan,Recessed Lighting,Lighting - Overhead
  • Other Room 3 Dimension:24X24
  • Other Room 3 Name:Inlaw Apt.
Tax and Other Information
  • Home Owners Association:No
  • Tax Year:2021
  • Taxes:25410.00

Bestimate ™

$2,823,523.76 - $3,193,031.40

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Listing agent: Lora Maurer
Listing office: Hammond Residential Real Estate
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