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Cambridge Massachusetts 02140 United States of America

Listing # 81531

Rates From USD 3000 Monthly
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Last Updated: Thursday, December 27, 2018

Superb 7-rm fully-furnished duplex, Cambridge MA, off Porter Sq, metro

2d-3d floor spacious duplex in owner's handsome 3-unit wooden Victorian. 5-6 min walk to Porter Sq & Red Line metro (1 stop to Harvard Sq, 3 stops to Kendall-MIT), 10 min walk to Harvard Law, 15-20 to Harvard Sq. Quiet, safe neighborhood. Freshly painted interior. Attractive building, grounds, & brickwork walks. Well-equipped kitchen newly renovated, w/ granite & huge butcher-block island counter, grill w/ exterior exhaust hood. LR, DR, 2 BRs, well-equipped office (large L-shaped desk, bookshelves, laser color printer-copier-scanner), laundry room washer & dryer off 3d floor hallway (shared w/ tenant of 3d-flr studio in back of house). 2d BR-guestroom (w/ 2 beds) on 3d floor, BUT THE ONLY BATHROOM IS ON THE 2d FLOOR. Because the stairway is steep & has a turn, the 3d floor bedroom is not suitable for small children, but fine for 1 or 2 older kids. A 3d unused BR on 3d fl available for storage. Gas (heating & hot water) & electric utilities, wifi internet access, & basic cable TV are all included in the rent. Everything you need is provided: kitchenware, bedding, towel, furniture, lamps, etc. Non-smokers only, no pets. On-street parking is readily available, but only for cars that are registered in Cambridge & eligible for the City's on-street parking sticker. A short-term visitor parking pass is provided.


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
1300 Sq. Feet
Suited for
4 people
Property Type
Apartment or Condo


Available from Tuesday, January 1, 2019 until Sunday, June 30, 2019
Available from Friday, February 1, 2019 until Sunday, June 30, 2019
Minimum Stay
5 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
Comments on Dates
Perfect for 2019 spring semester at Harvard, MIT, Boston Univ, etc
*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 Porter Square, Avon Hill
Closest University Harvard
University nearby MIT(Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Tufts Boston Univ, Boston College, Leslie Univ.

Rental Price:

USD 3000 Monthly
Rental Fee Comments
Owner will be abroad; rent must be deposited in his bank acct by check or online transfer
Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


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

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Off Campus


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Printer
  • Stairs
  • TV
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Garden
  • Other:


Kid Friendly
Small Children Safe
Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

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