Renovated Back Bay-style 2 bed, 2 bath 1st floor 1237 sq ft condo in 6-unit building in Brooklines Washington Square area. Amazing location! 2-minute walk to MBTDA C (Dean Road) and D (Beaconsfield) green line. 5-minute walk to both Washington Square and Cleveland Circle with ample great restaurants, coffee shops, and grocery store. Directly across the street from newly-renovated Dean Park with basketball and tennis courts, playground, walking/biking paths, and plenty of green space. Purchased directly from previous owner in 2012 and fully renovated entire unit. Updated kitchen, bathrooms, floors, and many other features. Includes one garage parking spot and separate storage unit. Detailed description follows:
Converted galley-style kitchen in a down-to-the-studs renovation to create a modern, open-concept space with look-through to living and dining room. Installed new Electrolux stove, microwave, and refrigerator. New Electrolux hood/vents over new Thermador induction cooktop (boils water in 60 seconds!) New soft-close cabinets throughout. Updated all electrical and installed custom lighting. Breakfast bar with seating for two is great for entertaining or two-person meals. Pot rack and full closet pantry with new Elfa shelving provide ample storage.
Open concept with newly-installed custom built-in cabinets and shelving for plenty of storage. Wood burning fireplace (serviced annually). Great space for entertaining (weve regularly hosted 20-person parties for Super Bowl, holidays, etc.). Oversized windows with new Hunter Douglas blinds that ensure privacy while allowing plenty of light.
Both bathrooms were gut-renovated in 2012. New vanity, fixtures, flooring and tile work in both. Master bathroom includes spa shower, double-vanity with new cabinetry, custom lighting, and heated floors great for winters!
New Harvey windows in all bedrooms. Replaced and refinished hardwood floors. Installed closet organization systems in all closets. Installed additional lighting in both rooms and ceiling fan in master bedroom.
Laundry closet with new custom shelving and new Electrolux washer/dryer.
Installed brand new HVAC and hot water heater in 2014. Upgraded electrical box to modern standard in 2012 renovation. Hardwood floors throughout the apartment were refinished in 2012 renovation.
Single garage spot with garage door opening system replaced in 2013. Storage unit is attached to garage. Dry and high-ceilinged with plenty of space. Common roof decks.
6-unit building is a part of 14-unit condo association built in 1984. Well-managed by Renzi Bulger Property Management and well-reserved. Pet-friendly. Association is 93% owner occupied.
Taxes and Condominium Fees
Taxes are $7,008 per year as of 2016.
Condo fees are $552.85/month.
Electric is your only utility bill. Bills vary seasonally and based on electricity prices. Average for the year (inclusive of winter spikes from several severe cold winters) has been around $250/month.
For Sale By Owner Home Prices for Brookline, Massachusetts 02445