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Cambridge Massachusetts 02140 United States of America

Listing # 111431

Rates From USD 5000 Monthly
Academic Pending
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Fully Furnished Victorian house near Harvard

Furnished Victorian house near Harvard

On quiet street near Porter Square Red Line station, commuter rail and Rt 2. Walking distance to Harvard sq., restaurants, shopping, parks, and amenities. This is a charming, beautiful, furnished Victorian home and modern great room (28 ft x 23½ ft) with working fireplace; 4 bedrooms; eat-in kitchen; formal dining-room, perfect for entertaining with marble fireplace. Hardwood floors and oriental rugs. Deck and private patio-back yard is through sliding doors off of dining room. Parking in driveway. Full bath with shower & tub on second floor and ½ bath on ground floor. Full, hard-wired internet connection in every room with Wi-Fi, multiple TVs and stereo systems. Located on Arlington Street in Avon Hill neighborhood, 02140.

Available August 1, 2017 through August 15, 2018 for a lease of 10 to 12 months. $5,000 a month plus heat. Suitable only for family or responsible graduate students.
MULTIPLE PICTURES OF EACH ROOM & yard available by email.

Four-minute walk to Porter Square subway & commuter rail and shopping center; 12- min. walk to Harvard Sq. Convenient subway access to MIT, Tufts, Harvard, Boston.

Ground Floor:

Landscaped front yard with parking. Back private yard with stone patio has sunlight and shade, flowers, dinning table, chairs. Bikes can be stored under deck in back yard or in basement.

Great Room/Living room (designed by Eduardo Catalano) 28 ft x 23½ ft. with working fireplace. Floor-to- ceiling windows on one side, maple tables and bookshelves, high-end furniture and chess table, oriental rugs, two sofas, stereo system, 52” HD TV.

Dinning Room: Elegant marble fireplace (not usable for fires) with Charles Webb cherry table that can be extended with leafs from 68 to 82 or 96 inches. Stereo system. Dining room opens out through sliding French windows onto deck and brick and stone patio with table, garden, gas grill.

Kitchen: Features granite counters and is fully stocked for cooking and baking needs in western and Asian cooking. Super-quiet Bosch dishwasher; Whirlpool fridge with French doors and freezer on bottom. LG gas stove with 4 burners and griddle; TV, receiver & speakers; overhead fan; 2 large windows and ample recessed lighting.

One-half bathroom downstairs, off hall, leading to kitchen. Second hall off kitchen has front load washing machine and dryer.

Second floor

4 bedrooms and full bathroom with shower and tub. Each bedroom has two large windows and overhead fans; (window AC units available for each room). Master bedroom has cherry queen bed. Other bedrooms have full double size beds. Bedrooms have nice desks, book shelves, stereo systems. Any bedroom can double as office.

Living Room: 52-inch Samsung HD TV with Marantz amp; Marantz CD player; Yamaha and Dennon network audio player, CD player, Thorens turn-table player, Blu-ray player, multi-region VCR, Paradigm speakers. Dinning room: Marantz Receiver and NAD CD player, paradigm mspeakers Kitchen: 26-inch flat panel TV, DVD player, Yamaha receiver and parading speakers
Master bedroom: Kyocera Receiver; 30 inch TV, amplified Parading speakers. Bedroom 2: 26” TV; Onkyo receiver; Dell computer; blu-ray player; Aiwa speakers Bedroom 3: Paradign amplified speakers for computer. Bedroom 4: Boston Acoustics speakers; TV optional.

AC is window units, not central air.

• No smoking
* Pets considered, subject to approval
• First Month Rent
• Last Month Rent
• Security Deposit
• References

Marc A. Rodwin


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
2200 Sq. Feet
Suited for
5 people
Property Type


Available from Friday, June 1, 2018 until Saturday, June 30, 2018
Minimum Stay
1 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
Comments on Dates
Seeking one month lease or more.
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Cambridge
Postal Code - State or Province 02140 MA
Country United States of America
Neighborhood Keywords Avon hill, Porter Square, Harvard Square
Closest University Harvard, MIT, Tufts
University nearby

Rental Price:

USD 5000 Monthly

Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Near Shops
  • Walk To Campus
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Historical Home


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Wireless Network
  • Computer
  • Stairs
  • Reserved Parking
  • Fireplace
  • TV
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Garden
  • Other: AC are window units, not central air


Kid Friendly
Small Children Safe

Pets Welcome

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