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Amherst Massachusetts 01002 United States of America

Listing # 88816

Rates From USD 2200 Monthly
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Last Updated: Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Newly Renovated 1920's bungalow in Amherst

Description of Chestnut Street house

House for rent:

Newly renovated, charming three bedroom 1920's bungalow in quiet Amherst neighborhood. The house is in excellent condition, and retains all the original woodwork, hardwood floors and plaster walls. It has a modern kitchen with all new energy efficient appliances, including stove, refrigerator, and dishwasher. The ground floor has a sunny, open-plan kitchen/dining area, separate living room, small bedroom, and full new bathroom. The upstairs consists of two bedrooms and a new, full bathroom. There is a screened in back porch with open deck area, looking out onto a secluded back garden. The basement is finished and has a laundry area at one end with a new washer and dryer. There is also space in the basement for an office or family activity area. The house is highly energy efficient with super insulation in the walls and roof; the windows are all new and double glazed. The house has been completely rewired and re-plumbed. It is heated by natural gas. There is a one car garage, and off-street parking for two cars. The house is located in a family neighborhood within walking distance of the public schools, Amherst town center, and UMass campus. We live nearby. Tenants are expected to be quiet and considerate of their neighbors. No smoking

We are asking $2,200.00 per month rental. This is a sub-let until lease expires at the beginning of Aug 2019 with possible extension through the following year. The rental includes, water, sewer and trash pick-up. Gas, electricity and internet fees are not included. The house is internet ready. First and last months rent plus references required

If interested, please contact us.


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
1200 Sq. Feet
Suited for
3 people
Property Type


Available from Tuesday, January 1, 2019 until Thursday, August 1, 2019
Minimum Stay
7 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
Comments on Dates
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Amherst
Postal Code - State or Province 01002 MA
Country United States of America
Neighborhood Keywords Amherst Center, near public schools and UMass Campus
Closest University University of Massachusetts
University nearby Amherst College, Hampshire College, Smith College, Mt Holyoke College

Rental Price:

USD 2200 Monthly
Rental Fee Comments
This is a sublet to finish lease. Possible extension next year.
Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Near Shops
  • Walk To Campus
  • Near Restaurants
  • Sub Urban Environment
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Unfurnished
  • Off Campus
  • Architectural Gem


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • High Speed Internet
  • Stairs
  • Reserved Parking
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Garden
  • Other: high speed internet available, but not included


Kid Friendly
Small Children Safe
Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

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I am a retired pre-school teacher and pediatric OT. My husband, Bruce Coldham, is an architect with the firm Coldham and Hartman Architects, LLC. They specialize in energy efficient building. We live in the Pine Street Cohousing Community in North Amherst,MA, which my husband and I founded in 1994 with other people interested in a community model. Bruce and I have recently renovated my mother's house in a family neighborhood in Amherst and are looking for mature, quiet tenants. The house is very energy efficeint.

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