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Cambridge Massachusetts 02138 United States of America

Listing # 131700

Rates From USD 4000 Monthly
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Last Updated: Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Historic Cambridge Home

Four bedroom house three story home in a safe, beautiful, historic neighborhood. Half block from scenic Fresh Pond Reservation with a 2.5 mile jogging or walking trail. 1.4 miles from Harvard Square with easy access by public transportation or by walking. The house has a pleasant back yard.

The first floor features a kitchen and dining area with gorgeous new oak flooring. It also has a large living room with good natural lighting, a fine well-tuned piano,a working fireplace, a good sound system, and a TV. Off the dining area there is pleasant guest room with a full double size bed. Off the the living room there is a private study/office room. The kitchen back door opens to a large back porch which is ideal for morning coffee and outdoor sitting.

The second floor has a guest bedroom with a queen sized bed. It also has a large ~750 sq. ft. exercise/table tennis/dance studio and a large private porch. The second floor has its own full bathroom including an ample bath tub.

There is a third floor bedroom suite. It includes a double futon bed, its own small porch, a wood burning stove, and a full bathroom with a washer/dryer unit. The bedroom suite also has a long desk suitable for two to use as a study area.

There are parking spots for two vehicles in the driveway in front of the house garage.

Our home is a pet friendly space. Smoking is not allowed indoors.

High speed wireless Internet and all utilities are included.

The third floor bedroom and the exercise studio have window air conditioners. The first floor guest bedroom has an efficient ceiling fan.

The house has two rental apartments with separate private entrances and separate parking spaces.

The basement apartment shares access to the basement laundry area.


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
1650 Sq. Feet
Suited for
6 people
Property Type


Available from Monday, June 1, 2020 until Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Minimum Stay
1 day(s)
Flexible With Dates
Comments on Dates
We summer in Maine and are a bit flexible about the dates we leave for Maine and return to Cambridge
*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 02138 MA
Country United States of America
Neighborhood Keywords Historic, Safe, Public Transportation, Near to park, Pet friendly, non-smoking
Closest University Harvard
University nearby MIT, Tufts, Boston University, Boston College, Leslie College, Northeastern University, Brandeis, and more

Rental Price:

USD 4000 Monthly

Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


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

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Available for Long Term
  • Off Campus
  • Available for Short Term
  • Summer Term


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Air-Conditioning
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Printer
  • Stairs
  • Reserved Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Piano
  • TV
  • Balcony or Patio
  • ArtStudio
  • Gym
  • Other:


Kid Friendly

Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

Perform Housesitting Duties?:

  • Care for Plants
Housesitting Comments
Water the piano, bring in the mail, etc.

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