83 Thorndike Street

83 Thorndike Street, Cambridge, MA 02141

Gracious and sunny, this 1873 Mansard Victorian home is a historic beauty in the heart of East Cambridge, a short walk to Kendall square, T stations, shops & restaurants. Full of character with 10’ tall ceilings, grand entry foyer with a curving staircase, ornate cornices, wood mantels and original pine or oak floors. The foyer leads to generous formal living & dining rooms and a large kitchen which opens up to the patio/yard area under a pergola for summer shades. The 2nd floor, with front and back stairs, houses 3 bedrooms 2 baths and admits beautiful natural light. The upper floor, formerly 2 bedrooms, is now an open family room with Mansard windows and a full bathroom. Unfinished basement offers terrific potential for expansion. Park 2 cars in driveway. Well-built and well-cared by the current owners, it is open to a world of design possibilities to elevate its beauty, design to your dreams and create its future story.



2,430 Sq.Ft. LIVING AREA

0.04 Acres lot

Sandrine Deschaux

Sandrine Deschaux


Sales Associate

Features & Amenities


  • total bedrooms4
  • Total bathrooms3
  • full bathrooms3
  • KITCHEN Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, Countertops - Stone/Granite/Solid, Remodeled, Peninsula, Lighting - Pendant
  • Laundry room Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile, First Floor
  • Flooring Wood, Tile, Carpet, Hardwood, Flooring - Hardwood
  • Fireplace Living Room
  • APPLIANCES Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Gas Water Heater, Utility Connections for Gas Range
  • other interior Features Entry Hall

Area & Lot

  • Status Sold
  • Living Area2,430 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Area0.04 Acres
  • MLS ID72826113
  • YEAR BUILT1873
  • Architecture StylesVictorian
  • High SchoolCrls


  • water SourcePublic
  • utilitiesfor Gas Range
  • roofShingle, Slate, Rubber
  • lot featuresCorner Lot
  • parkingCarport, Off Street
  • HEAT TYPEElectric Baseboard, Hot Water, Natural Gas
  • AIR CONDITIONINGWindow Unit(s), None
  • sewerPublic Sewer
  • SubstructureFrame
  • HOA AmenitiesPublic Transportation, Shopping, Park, Public School, -Station, University
  • other exterior FeaturesGarden


  • Sales Price$1,800,000
  • Real Estate Tax $8,189
  • Zoning 9999

Work With Sandrine

Sandrine brings excellence to her work, advising her clients with honesty and integrity. She makes clients and friends for life, and hope to count you among her circle.

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