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Spacious bright penthouse level artist loft for rent Union Square near MIT

Somerville, Massachusetts, United States

Listing #123542


Studio or Loft | Entire Home
Rates from USD $2800 | Monthly
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LOFT: *NEXT AVAILABILITY August 1 2021* Beautiful renovated artists loft in the iconic Brickbottom Artists condominium only building. Features renovated kitchen with retro re-fitted Siematic cabinetry, integrated appliances, unique quartzite wrapped counter and back wall design, as well as kitchen island with stainless steel work surface and seating for three (or more). Under cabinet lighting, in unit Miele washer/dryer, Viking oven and microwave, Sub-zero refrigerator and Bosch dishwasher disappear into integrated Siematic cabinetry. The floor plan includes classic large open flexible space, one bathroom, plus two private rooms incorporating tons of storage including two huge closets with integrated built in custom shelving/hanging features. The loft has dramatic and airy 14ft ceilings across about 1,100 sq. ft plus mezzanine room. Each private room has windows and a door. There is an oversized closet located just inside the loft entry door for convenient access to coats, shoes etc. Entire exterior wall is filled with huge windows from which you can enjoy sweeping views of the northern cityscape. New energy efficient color balanced track lights throughout the large open loft space. New ceiling fan with remote control and reversible direction features to bring heat down in winter and up in summer. Heat, hot water, trash removal, snow removal, and 5 day a week on site management included in rent. Huge beautifully landscaped community courtyard with picnic tables and lounge chairs available for resident use. Onsite art gallery. More information about Brickbottom Artists Building home to many artists, scientists, and academics for the last thirty years https://brickbottom.org/history-mission. Separate additional creative art studio/work space rental located next door might be possible! NEIGHBORHOOD: Located in Union Square which was recently voted one of the coolest neighborhoods in the US. Walk to MIT, downtown Boston, Museum of Science, Esplanade, Charles River, all the cool shops/nightlife/restaurants in Union Square. Easy access to the Boston metro’s coolest selection of international markets including two Indian grocers, one pan-Asian grocer, and an Italian market as well as the brand new Bow St market (we have regular ones too like Star Market, Whole Foods etc). Union Square has four craft breweries all only a short walk from the loft. Brooklyn boulders climbing gym is close by too. Also close to the new Assembly Row district which offers Trader Joes, designer outlets, huge cinema, lego land, dining et al. TRANSIT: Off street parking for one vehicle is included in the rent. A short bus ride to Harvard and express bus to Boston University Charles River campus via the CT2, close to Lechemere station on Green Line T as well as Sullivan Square station on the orange line. Bike parking available around the complex. Considering long term rental arrangements only. The loft is offered mostly furnished as pictured in the photos you will just need to bring a bed. Possible move in date August 1 2021. Please email for further information. Might have interest in a one year swap with a central London location. A bit about Somerville (they call it a "suburb," but it isn't it is a city) https://www.lonelyplanet.com/usa/boston/travel-tips-and-articles/somerville-rockin-the-boston-suburbs

Bedrooms
1

Bathrooms
1

Offices
1

Size
1,100 ft2

Suited For
2

Property Type
Studio or Loft

Availability

From August 1, 2021 until July 31, 2022

Minimum Stay

1 Day

Location

Studio or Loft in Somerville, Massachusetts, United States

Closest University

MIT, Harvard,

Nearby Universities
Boston University (BU), Emerson, MassArt, Emmanuel, Lesley, Tufts, SMFA

Comments: Union Square, Somerville, Kendall Square, Cambridge, Boston

Surroundings

  • Off Campus
  • Walk to Campus
  • Urban
  • Historic Home
  • Architectural Gem
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Shops
  • Near Public Transportation

Rental Rates and Terms

Rates from USD $2800 Monthly

Utilities are included

A cleaning service is not included

Comments: heat/hot water/parking for one car included

Considerations

The home is not suitable for young kids

Pets are not allowed

Smoking is not allowed

A car is not available

Features

Interior

Furnished

Semi Furnished

Connectivity

High Speed Internet

Wi-Fi

Printer

Exterior

Balcony or Patio

Garden

Dedicated Parking

Accessibility

Stairs

Elevator

Temperature Control

Air Conditioning

Security

Security System

Appliances

Oven

Stove

Microwave

Refrigerator

Dishwasher

Washer

Dryer

Creative

Art Studio

Comments: Separate art studio rental might be possible

Reviews

1
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