65 Essex Road, Chestnut HillNewton, MA 02467MLS Number 72069498
- Price: $7,550,000The price has recently decreased
- Est. Mortgage of $/month
- 277 Days on Market
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- 9282Square Feet
Rare opportunity to live at the top of Old Chestnut Hill in one of the regions most coveted locations. This renovated and expanded 1920 brick Colonial is sited on a large 1.22± acre parcel surrounded by specimen trees offering unparalleled privacy and the feeling of living in a country house. Yet the property is just minutes from public transportation and the amenities of The Street, Chestnut Hill Square and the Chestnut Hill Mall. The house offers over 9,000 square feet of living space on four levels with access to outdoor patios, terraces and balconies from many rooms. The house is ideal for small gatherings as well as for large scale entertaining indoors and out. The residence offers six bedrooms, six full baths and one half-bath. The lower level features a finished recreation room and pub, an exercise room, spa and darkroom, and access to the swimming pool and lovely grounds.
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- Exterior FeaturesDeck, Patio, Balcony, Pool - Inground Heated, Professional Landscaping
- Lot DescriptionGentle Slope, Scenic View(s)
- Property StyleColonial
- Roof MaterialSlate
- View Count35
- Building Number65
- StreetEssex Road
- NeighborhoodChestnut Hill
- Zip Code 41316
- HeatingHot Water Baseboard, Gas, Hydro Air
- CoolingCentral Air
- Cooling Zones7
- Heat Zones8
- SewerCity/Town Sewer
- WaterCity/Town Water
- Tax Year2017
- Living Room DescriptionFireplace, Flooring - Hardwood, Balcony - Exterior, French Doors
- Living Room Dimensions27X14
- Interior FeaturesSecurity System
- Kitchen DescriptionFlooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile, Countertops - Stone/Granite/Solid
- Kitchen Dimensions23X10
- Laundry LevelSecond Floor
- Kitchen LevelFirst Floor
- Laundry Room Dimensions11X7
- Master Bed DescriptionCloset - Walk-in, Flooring - Wall to Wall Carpet, Balcony - Exterior
- Master Bed Dimensions17X16
- Dining Room Dimensions19X15
- Dining Room LevelFirst Floor
- Bed 4 Dimensions15X14
- Bed 5 DescriptionBathroom - Full, Fireplace
- Dining Room DescriptionFireplace, Flooring - Hardwood, Chair Rail
- Bed 4 DescriptionFireplace, Closet
- Bed 2 DescriptionFireplace, Closet - Walk-in, Flooring - Hardwood
- Bed 3 Dimensions11X14
- Bed 2 Dimensions17X14
- Bed 3 DescriptionCloset
- Bath 3 LevelSecond Floor
- Basement FeaturePartially Finished
- FlooringWood, Tile
- Fire Places******
- Family Room LevelFirst Floor
- Bed 5 Dimension17X14
- Family Room Dimensions23X20
- Family Room DescriptionFireplace, Exterior Access
- Bed 5 LevelThird Floor
- Bed 3 LevelSecond Floor
- Bed 4 LevelSecond Floor
- Bath 1 LevelFirst Floor
- Bath 2 LevelSecond Floor
- Bed 2 LevelSecond Floor
- Master Bedroom LevelSecond Floor
- Other Room 1 DescriptionFireplace, Flooring - Hardwood, French Doors
- Other Room 1 Dimensions19X12
- Living Room LevelFirst Floor
- Other Room 1 LevelFirst Floor
- Other Room 1 NameLibrary
- Other Room 5 NameBathroom
- Other Room 5 LevelBasement
- Other Room 5 DescriptionBathroom - Tiled With Shower Stall
- Other Room 4 NameExercise Room
- Other Room 2 NameGame Room
- Other Room 3 DescriptionCloset
- Other Room 2 LevelBasement
- Other Room 2 Dimensions26X13
- Other Room 2 DescriptionFlooring - Hardwood, French Doors, Wet bar, Wainscoting
- Other Room 3 Dimensions11X16
- Other Room 3 LevelBasement
- Other Room 4 LevelBasement
- Other Room 4 Dimensions23X10
- Other Room 4 DescriptionFlooring - Wall to Wall Carpet
- Other Room 3 NamePlay Room
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