"Sun-splashed Serenity": elegant, newly-renovated furnished unit with 2 bedrooms + 2 studies $3600/month All Inclusive
This elegant, sun-splashed, newly-renovated, expansive 1st-floor unit has been completely redone with meticulous attention to detail. In a 2-family house on a quiet street in leafy Huron Village /W. Cambridge, close to Harvard, the open, airy space offers stylish architectural elements and high-end finishes. The contemporary eat-in kitchen with large bay window & window-seat overlooks a garden; a storage pantry leads to stairs to the laundry. The kitchen office nook with wireless internet (& phone line for wired service) doubles as a bar for entertaining. A brand-new marble-tiled bath offers built-in storage, a vessel sink, shower, full tub and dimmable low-voltage lighting. The full dining room, with its copper chair-rail & shelf brackets and built-in sideboard is furnished with an expandable table seating 6-10. French doors through the living room lead to a beautiful sun-room/study with a custom built-in office area, two phone lines and an all-in-one color printer/fax/copier. Among the designer furniture in the living room is a BKF butterfly chair, a leather club chair and a sumptuous sofa. The master bedroom features a walk-in closet and additional wardrobe, if needed. The second bedroom offers a twin bed and a fold-out sofa that sleeps two additional guests. Throughout the unit are hardwood floors, European cable and recessed dimmable lighting, roomy storage and a central sound system with remote speakers, adaptable for your iPod docking station or stereo. Drink your morning coffee on the covered back porch overlooking the leafy, perennial-bordered backyard. Relax with a book in the double hammock or grow vegetables & herbs in the small kitchen garden. A new bluestone patio, enclosed by trellisses and cobblestone driveway were just completed. A barbecue and table seats up to 12 for gatherings.
Walking distance to Radcliffe (10 min), Harvard (15 min), Fresh Pond (5 min), near Huron Ave and Fresh Pond cafes & shops (Formaggio, Hi-Rise Bakery, Whole Foods, Starbucks). Subway at Harvard Square is a 15-minute walk or a direct connection via 2 different bus lines, all 1-2 blocks away. Easy access to Rtes. 2 & 128. Near jogging paths, bike trails and parks.
Please, no smokers; no pets.
The unit is furnished and fully appointed with kitchenware, small appliances, TV, bed linens, towels, & kitchen/dining room linens. The furniture can be adjusted to fit your needs and your family.
Price includes all utilities: air-conditioning, basic cable TV, "instant office" (wireless internet & color all-in-one printer/scanner/copier), housecleaning (every two weeks), laundry and a bicycle. Garage parking available for $175/mo extra. Storage is available in the basement.
This home is not a sublet. It is a furnished apartment, perfect for a single, couple, or small family. It has been designed and outfitted with attention to the needs of the visiting scholar, faculty, diplomat, or business person who wants a stylish, serene, comfortable, and tasteful residence.
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Neighborhood info at: http://www.bostonmagazine.com/fashion-style/article/2013/03/26/observatory-hill-cambridge-shopping-eating/
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1200 Sq. Feet