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Back Bay is one of Boston's coziest neighborhoods with traditional brownstones along quiet tree-lined streets on the banks of the Charles River. Known for its copper roofs and red brick architecture, Back Bay is a popular neighborhood to call home in Boston. While it may be quiet, there is plenty to do in Back Bay as it is home to Newbury Street, The Prudential Center, Copley Place, and the John Hancock Tower, and a plethora of dining, shopping, and entertainment options. You may also be interested in exploring Back Bay condos.

410 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02115

Boston, MA410 Beacon Street, Back Bay

Price$14,950,000

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MLS Number 73033196

  • Residential
  • Bedrooms 7
  • Bathroom 8
  • Square Feet 10,255

Contemporary luxury meets exceptional historic details in this exquisite Back Bay Townhouse! With over 10,000 SF of impeccably renovated living and entertaining spaces, this property is in a class of its own! With exceptional views of both the Charles River and Back Bay Skyline, this home comprises 7 bedrooms and 6 full, 2 half baths and has graciously proportioned rooms and a thoughtful layout. The designer chef’s kitchen with top of the line appliances opens directly onto a spectacular deck and patio, allowing for easy “indoor/outdoor” living. The top floor primary suite has multiple private patio spaces and a stunning skylight, bathing the spaces in natural light. The spacious gym has an attached full bath. The high level of sophisticated craftsmanship, elevator, 1 car garage (w/ 2 outdoor deeded spaces) and intricate details throughout, make this home a rare find indeed! This home is ideally situated in the heart of Back Bay and is in the center of everything Boston has to offer!

Listed by Maggie Gold Seelig of MGS Group Real Estate LTD

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251 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02116
Contingent

MLS Number 73032302

  • MultiFamily
  • Bedrooms 12
  • Bathroom 12
  • Square Feet 11,793
  • Parking Spaces 6

A storied Back Bay location, 251 Commonwealth Avenue was built in 1880.The home has only had a handful of owners, and much of the original interior architecture and design remain intact. At 28 feet wide, the building has a commanding presence along Commonwealth Ave. Grand formal rooms are adorned with quartersawn oak paneling, carved fireplaces (16 total), and period lighting fixtures forged in bronze, crystal and brass. There are embossed ceilings, built-ins crafted from cherry, and a museum quality central staircase connecting the floors. The building measures 11,793 gross square feet*. Currently configured as four separate apartments, there is a brick and granite parking court for six vehicles in the rear. The parlor, second, and third floors are used as the current owner’s palatial private quarters. The other three apartments are single floor residences, and the penthouse includes a walk-out deck overlooking the city. Located on the sunny side w/ exceptional light.

Listed by Rene Rodriguez and Jack Lavanchy of Cabot & Company

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161 Newbury Street, Boston, MA 02116

Boston, MA161 Newbury Street, Back Bay

Price$10,500,000

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MLS Number 72974692

  • MultiFamily
  • Bedrooms 5
  • Bathroom 2
  • Square Feet 6,912
  • Parking Spaces 6

Tremendous opportunity for investors or OWNER/USER to acquire property in one of Boston’s most sought-after locations. 161 Newbury Street is a 6,912 ± SF mixed-use brownstone building containing three (3) floor-through retail suites and two (2) floor-through apartment units. The building has been well-maintained and owned by the same family for over 40 years. There is off-street (tandem) parking for 6 vehicles.

Listed by Carl Christie of Carl Christie

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18 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02116

MLS Number 73035727

  • Residential
  • Bedrooms 5
  • Bathroom 11
  • Square Feet 7,950

Generational opportunity on the first block of Commonwealth Avenue in the Back Bay. Built in 1864 as a grand residence, this 8,000+/- sq/ft brownstone presents a rare opportunity to create a custom home in one of the most sought-after locations in Boston. Available for the first time in 50 years, this six-story property with elevator overlooks the Commonwealth Avenue Mall and is steps to Public Garden & Newbury Street. 18 Commonwealth is a design / build opportunity for 5+ bedrooms / 6+ bathroom single family home with potential to add a roof terrace & garage parking. Original details include grand staircase illuminated by sky-light, intricate mill work & moldings, 10-12 foot ceilings, ornate fireplaces & hardwood floors. 4 outdoor parking spaces. Endless possibilities for renovation & restoration of this historic residence on the first block on Commonwealth Avenue.

Listed by Dave Costello & Scott Accorsini Team of Advisors Living - Back Bay

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314 Commonwealth Avenue, Unit 4, Boston, MA 02115

MLS Number 72987231

  • Residential
  • Bedrooms 2
  • Bathroom 3
  • Square Feet 4,758

The Burrage Mansion, widely regarded as one of the most impressive addresses on Commonwealth Avenue in Back Bay, boasts some of the grandest rooms Boston has ever seen. Residence Four is the penthouse unit within this landmark corner property and has been painstakingly renovated in the contemporary minimalist style with the utmost attention to design, detail and functionality. Featured in architectural digest, this spectacular residence includes direct elevator access, cathedral ceilings, wide open living and dining areas, top-of-the-line kitchen, gallery space to display fine art, soundproof windows, skylights and radiant heating throughout. The primary suite with a stunning modern bath lies one flight above and overlooks the private outdoor deck with hot tub. Complete with 4 garage parking and extra storage, this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity combines irreplaceable old-world glamour with a modern trophy property with all systems updated to the highest standards.

Listed by Campion & Company Fine Homes Real Estate

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209 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02116

Boston, MA209 Beacon Street, Back Bay

Price$7,800,000

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number 73014053

  • MultiFamily
  • Bedrooms 10
  • Bathroom 8
  • Square Feet 9,008
  • Parking Spaces 1

Built in 1874 by renowned architects Peabody and Stearns, and lovingly maintained by the same family since 1944, this handsome five story brick and brownstone building, located in the heart of the Back Bay, is close to the Boston Public Garden, Charles River Esplanade, Newbury Street shops, restaurants and so much more. This American Academic style home with beautiful French-influenced interiors is currently configured as a five unit owner-occupied building consisting of a three bedroom owner’s duplex; a two bedroom one bath floor-through unit with a large partially covered deck; a three bedroom one and a half bath floor-through; a one bedroom rear triplex; a front facing studio and an office in the rear on the garden level; parking and a courtyard/garden in the back. The owner’s duplex features 12ft ceilings, stately fireplaces, and a grand living room with hand-blocked French Wallpaper This 25-foot wide building would make a great single-family home or continued use as a multifamily.

Listed by Miller & Co. and Douglas Miller of Compass

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389 Marlborough Street, Boston, MA 02115

MLS Number 73033773

  • Residential
  • Bedrooms 5
  • Bathroom 5
  • Square Feet 4,823

Coveted Marlborough Street in Back Bay. Sunny side for this grand legal 2 family with one bedroom apartment in lower level. This home has large proportions, and nice original details, crown moldings, plaster ceiling medallions & working pocket doors. Original oak floors, & decorative bannister, balustrade with open staircase. Wonderful front facing terrace off the primary suite with stunning Back Bay & skyline views. Top floor features 2 walk-in closets & large updated marble bath. The 2nd floor is ballroom proportioned in size, & features abundant natural light & white columns. Large enough to house a baby grand piano in the corner without compromise to living area or furniture placement. Approximately 5,000 sq ft according to public record. This home features 5 bedrooms, 3 full & 2 half baths, & THREE parking spaces directly accessed through the rear patio/garden. Bring your imagination to update kitchen & baths and convert to a large single family, or move-in as is w/ rental income.

Listed by Collin Sullivan and Daniel Resop of William Raveis R.E. & Home Services

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389 Marlborough Street, Boston, MA 02115

MLS Number 73033838

  • MultiFamily
  • Bedrooms 5
  • Bathroom 5
  • Square Feet 4,823
  • Parking Spaces 2

Coveted Marlborough Street in Back Bay. Sunny side for this grand legal 2 family with one bedroom apartment in lower level. This home has large proportions, and nice original details, crown moldings, plaster ceiling medallions & working pocket doors. Original oak floors, & decorative bannister, balustrade with open staircase. Wonderful front facing terrace off the primary suite with stunning Back Bay & skyline views. Top floor features 2 walk-in closets & large updated marble bath. The 2nd floor is ballroom proportioned in size, & features abundant natural light & white columns. Large enough to house a baby grand piano in the corner without compromise to living area or furniture placement. Approximately 5,000 sq ft according to public record. This home features 5 bedrooms, 3 full & 2 half baths, & THREE parking spaces directly accessed through the rear patio/garden. Bring your imagination to update kitchen & baths and convert to a large single family, or move-in as is w/ rental income.

Listed by Collin Sullivan and Daniel Resop of William Raveis R.E. & Home Services

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12 Fairfield Street, Boston, MA 02116

MLS Number 72978689

  • Residential
  • Bedrooms 5
  • Bathroom 5
  • Square Feet 3,918

Rare Offering! Stately Back Bay Brick 2-family with Parking! This wonderful residence with an ideal corner location in the Back Bay enjoys superb exterior and interior architectural detail and sunny, light-filled views of Fairfield and Marlborough Street. Conceived by the firm of Cabot and Chandler in 1879 for Ms. Georgiana Lowell, the property remained in the Lowell family until after 1922. In 1995 when the current owners acquired the home, it had been divided into several apartments; subsequently, 12 Fairfield underwent extensive renovation and restoration with careful attention to combine its beautiful original detail with state-of-the-art amenities. Come see for yourself!

Listed by Aranson Maguire Group of Compass

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12 Fairfield Street, Boston, MA 02116

MLS Number 72989912

  • MultiFamily
  • Bedrooms 5
  • Bathroom 5
  • Square Feet 3,918
  • Parking Spaces 1

Rare Offering! Stately Back Bay Brick 2-family with Parking! This wonderful residence with an ideal corner location in the Back Bay enjoys superb exterior and interior architectural detail and sunny, light-filled views of Fairfield and Marlborough Street. Conceived by the firm of Cabot and Chandler in 1879 for Ms. Georgiana Lowell, the property remained in the Lowell family until after 1922. In 1995 when the current owners acquired the home, it had been divided into several apartments; subsequently, 12 Fairfield underwent extensive renovation and restoration with careful attention to combine its beautiful original detail with state-of-the-art amenities. Come see for yourself!

Listed by Aranson Maguire Group of Compass

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282 Beacon Street, Unit 6, Boston, MA 02116

MLS Number 72933219

  • Residential
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Bathroom 4
  • Square Feet 3,200

Premier Waterside cooperative with direct elevator access and glorious views of the Charles River, Cambridge and Back Bay. This spacious 3,200 SQFT floor-through home opens to a stately barrel vaulted foyer with elegant black and white marble floor leading to the grand living room, separate formal dining room and handsome library. Windows line the central, eat-in kitchen and butler’s pantry. The corner master bedroom overlooks Beacon Street and the rooftops of Back Bay and connects to a large dressing room and his and her baths. Additional features include three more family bedrooms, a full laundry room, a separate service elevator, central air and classic architectural details throughout the unit. Resident amenities include concierge services, extra deeded storage, and live-in superintendent. This gracious home defines elegance and ease in living and entertaining, offering unmatched sophistication in Back Bay. Complete with two parking spaces.

Listed by Campion & Company Fine Homes Real Estate

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535 Newbury Street, Boston, MA 02115

Boston, MA535 Newbury Street, Back Bay

Price$4,975,000

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MLS Number 73041752

  • MultiFamily
  • Bedrooms 8
  • Bathroom 7
  • Square Feet 4,594
  • Parking Spaces 3

Very rare opportunity to purchase a gut renovation six-family rowhouse, fully leased and 100% turn key! Construction was recently completed and included new windows, central HVAC with air conditioning in each unit, new plumbing, new electrical and designer finishes throughout. Highlights include chef's kitchens with quartz counters, professional style Fisher & Paykel appliances, gas cooking, contemporary cabinetry, designer baths with large format floor and wall tiles, hardwood flooring, custom closets and in-unit laundry. The buildings common areas are redone while retaining original details including stained and leaded glass. Superior life safety with sprinkler and fire alarm systems. 3 car surface parking accessed from the rear alley. All units are leased through mid 2023 with gross income eclipsing $264,000 annually. Pro-Forma Available.

Listed by The Residential Group, Sarah Carroll and Scott Johnson of William Raveis R.E. & Home Services

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