8 Whittier Street

Cambridge, MA, 02140

$2,750,000

$929 per ft²
$2,750,000
$929 per ft²
Under Contract
Under Contract
 - For Sale
beds
5 Beds
baths
4 Baths
carpenters-square
2,958 ft²
property_type
Residential
calendar
Built 1902
When asked what he liked about growing up at 8 Whittier St, he described it as a “blessed spot”. His family’s home for 50 years, it is bathed in light, love & personality. A classic Cambridge house with a hint of 70’s funk, it has 5 bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms. The 1st floor has been opened up to maximize the connection between the living spaces & the yard which wraps around the house like a scarf & the western light which hits you in the face in the afternoon. The 2nd floor has 3 lovely bedrooms plus a study & the top floor has 2 additional bedrooms & a bonus spot for projects. The full basement houses laundry, a bathroom, and endless opportunities. While the roof is older, the heating system has a fancy newer forced HW boiler with Runtal style radiators. The windows have been replaced over time & the kitchen has had a recent makeover. What is best about this house though is its intangible quality- something that draws you in & makes you want to sit down and share the stories of your d
MLS® ID:
73002442
Listed:
6/21/22
Updated:
7/7/22

Interior Features

Kitchen Appliances
Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave, Countertop Range, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Range Hood, Gas Water Heater, Tank Water Heaterless, Utility Connections for Gas Range
Kitchen Features
Flooring - Wood, Countertops - Stone/Granite/Solid, Kitchen Island, Exterior Access
Total Bedrooms
5
Full Bathrooms
3
Half Bathrooms
1
Interior Features
Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, Bathroom - Tiled With Shower Stall, Home Office, Bonus Room, Bathroom
Laundry Description
In Basement
Floor Description
Wood, Tile, Flooring - Wood, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile
Fireplace
Dining Room, Living Room
Cooling
Window Unit(s)
Heating
Electric Baseboard, Hot Water, Natural Gas

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size
3,990 ft² lot
Exterior Features
Balcony, Garden
Architectural Style
Colonial
Lot Details
Level
Roof
Shingle
Sewer
Public Sewer

Other Property Details

Area Name
Avon Hill
Taxes
$9378.46
Tax Frequency
per YEAR
HOA Amenities
Public Transportation, Shopping, Park, Bike Path, T-Station, University
Garage
No
Parking
Off Street
Parking Total
1.0
View
N
County
Middlesex
Utilities
for Gas Range
Water Source
Public
Pool
No
Zoning
B

Property History

Date
Event
Price
Value
7/5/22
Under Contract
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Courtesy of Lindsay Allison and Lisa May, Gibson Sotheby''s International Realty

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