Description: Designed by Arthur Little in 1888, The Joseph Thorp House is a highly unconventional, outstanding and eclectic Colonial Revival masterpiece. With a sympathetic nod to the Queen Anne style, asymmetry abounds, yet all facades are active with Neo-Classical elements, such as columns and pilasters, bays and balconies with delicate balustrades, scrolled corbels, keystone arches. The eclectic interior invokes all classical orders of design including Greco-Roman details and intricately carved teak salon by the American Aesthetic Movement’s Lockwood de Forest. In the southeast corner, the Library incorporates late 19th century Norwegian design with a traditional “peasant” hearth. The truly Classical dining room incorporates a Palladian bay of leaded glass and intimate “Poet’s Corner” adorned with and bas-relief on walls, domed ceiling and mantel delights. The French country kitchen houses the original Walker & Pratt cast-iron stove, modern prep island, sub-zero refrigerators and FiveStar range.
Description: Built in 1902, rehabbed in 2006 & updated in 2016, this beautiful home is filled w/exquisite detail. The feel of a single family w/separate entry apartment. The 1st floor has an elegant living & dining rooms w/fireplace. The kitchen is a cook’s dream with birch cabinets granite counters & island that opens to a large, sun filled family room w/fpl & dining area with garden views. There is a full bath off the hall. The 2nd floor includes a large master bedroom, spa-style bath & private deck. A washer & dryer are next to the master BR. There are two family bedrooms, (one en-suite bath) a family bath & a study that opens to a deck. The top floor has 2 bedrooms, a loft, washer & dryer, full bath plus an open sitting room w/kitchen facilities, fpl & deck with sunset views. The lower level apartment has an open living, dining and kitchen area w/fpl. There is a generous bedroom, full bath and washer & dryer. In addition there is private patio. Enjoy living in the heart of Huron Village!
Description: MOTIVATED SELLER! A True Investment! Move right into this Stately Brick Single Family just minutes from all that Harvard Square has to offer! 5 Bedrooms and 3.5 Baths! Come enjoy this Beautiful Home’s Wonderful Open Concept Floor plan! Towering Ceiling Height! Period Detail! Gleaming Pumpkin Pine Floors! Oversized Windows with Glorious Sunshine! Gourmet Kitchen with Sub-Zero Refrigerator, Viking Six Burner Range with a Copper Hood vent will delight any Gourmet Chef! Exposed Brick throughout highlights this Warm & Embracing Home! Multiple Fireplace Mantels! Enjoy Large Scale Entertaining in its Oversized Sundrenched Private Yard! Possibilities are Endless and well worth it in this 5 Star Location! Rare Opportunity for the Astute Home Buyer!
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