We don’t want too many excuses to go towards Western Massachusetts throughout peak foliage seasons, however trying out vintage houses definitely sweetens the deal.
Hey, there’s a purpose the center-entrance Colonial has stood the take a look at of time, and 951 Longmeadow Street within the city of Longmeadow is as basic because it will get — circa 1725 to be precise.
And whereas we’re certain the historic property was simply as pleasant when it was constructed almost 300 years in the past, right now’s homebuyers will recognize that the house’s been thoughtfully expanded and renovated since then. In reality, the house underwent an exhaustive two-year renovation that added fashionable finishes and much more sq. footage, all with out giving up an oz of the unique construction’s historic character.
The first addition to the house is the household room. Graced by a fire, intensive built-ins, and a vaulted ceiling, it’s a primary hangout spot to atone for work or the massive recreation.
Immediately adjoining, a proper lounge opens up with the identical distinctive wide-plank flooring and rustic beams.
On the opposite facet of the middle entrance — that includes entrance doorways faithfully recreated in interval fashion — a proper eating room and upgraded kitchen with Vermont soapstone counter tops and eye-popping storage and prep house.
Completing the primary residing degree is an outsized first-floor main suite with an unlimited walk-in closet and en-suite bathtub.
Up on the second flooring, you’ll discover two massive bedrooms, one with an en-suite bathtub. Two extra bedrooms may be discovered on the third flooring — there’s simply a lot elbow room right here — good for quiet workplace house.
Wait, you want extra? The residence’s sunny patio and yard are surrounded by mature bushes for privateness with a lush view.
More? Did we point out there’s a complete second constructing on the grounds? The one-bed, one-bath visitor home with full kitchen has its personal storage and workshop.
To be taught extra in regards to the residence, listed at $969,000, contact Chris Collette with Compass, 617-980-6845.