The Treehouse: Architect-designed stylish furnished 1-BR+study nr Harvard

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Listing #29399


Apartment or Condo | Entire Home | House Sitting Negotiable
Rates from USD $1500 | Weekly
Last Updated 20 days ago

About

A stunning, furnished, contemporary apartment with 360° tree-top views. Architect-designed, skylit, elegant, 1+ bedrooms (bedroom+study) apartment, walking distance to Harvard for single person or couple. (Two pull-out foam mattresses sleep two guests; a convertible chair/bed sleeps one more.) Gleaming light ash hardwood floors, built-in bookshelves & cubbies, dramatic dormers, European cable lighting, 14' ceilings. Contemporary compact kitchen; large bath with shower & tub, dimmable low-voltage lighting, & roomy storage. With a mix of charming antiques & contemporary pieces, this top-floor unit in quiet, leafy, Huron Village offers a calm, light-splashed space for writing. Take your computer down to the newly-renovated backyard, host a barbecue on the patio, relax in the double hammock, or pull out a trowel and plant some herbs in the small kitchen garden. Walk to Harvard (15 min), Radcliffe (10 min), Fresh Pond (5 min), Huron Ave. cafes & shops (Formaggio, Hi-Rise Bakery, 5 min), Fresh Pond Mall (Whole Foods, Trader Joe, CVS, Staples & TJ Maxx, 10 min). The Harvard Square subway is a 15-minute walk or on a direct bus connection 2 blocks away. Easy access to Rts. 2 & 128. Near jogging paths, bike trails, & parks. Fully furnished, including linens & kitchenware. Price includes all utilities, air-conditioning, cable TV, "instant office" (wireless internet indoors and out) , housecleaning, laundry, & a bicycle. Easy on-street parking. A garage may be available for a compact car. Just bring your suitcases. A perfect writer's retreat. No-smoking, no pets. References & a security deposit will be requested for long-term stays. See more photos here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/janet_randall/sets/72157615874785985/ These links have information about the neighborhood: www.bostonmagazine.com/fashion-style/article/2013/03/26/observatory-hill-cambridge-shopping-eating/ and www.boston.com/travel/explorene/massachusetts/articles/2010/10/24/west_side_welcome/ 2021 Graduation season rates $300/night. Summer 2021 rates mid-June to Sept, $180/night, $1100/week Academic year rate, $2800/mo inclusive Garage parking may be available. Prof. Janet Randall Please use the 'contact party' button or phone me at: 617-510-9550 cell

Bedrooms
1

Bathrooms
1

Offices
1

Size
700 ft2

Suited For
4

Property Type
Apartment or Condo

Availability

From July 1, 2022 until August 31, 2022

Additional Dates

September 1, 2022 until May 15, 2023

May 15, 2023 until August 31, 2023

Minimum Stay

3 Days | Dates are flexible for this listing

Comments: Short stays are possible during the summer, . From 9/1/22, academic year (8.5 months) minimum.

Location

Apartment or Condo in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Closest University

Harvard University

Nearby Universities
Harvard, BU, MIT, Tufts, Brandeis | The Fletcher School at Tufts University | Harvard Kennedy School | Harvard University Graduate School Of Design | Harvard Graduate School Of Education
Neighborhood

West Cambridge-Huron Village

Nearby Cities

Arlington | Watertown | Boston | Belmont | Somerville

Comments: Walk to Fresh Pond, the Charles River, and Harvard Square. Bicycle available.

Surroundings

  • Off Campus
  • Walk to Campus
  • Writer's Sanctuary
  • Architectural Gem
  • Near Ocean or Lake
  • Near Woods
  • Near Park
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Neighborhood School
  • Near Shops
  • Near Public Transportation

Rental Rates and Terms

Rates from USD $1500 Weekly | Negotiable

Utilities are included

A cleaning service is included

Comments: July 1 - Aug 31, $250/night, $1500/wk, (Graduation rates May 19-31, $350/night, )

Considerations

The home is suitable for young kids

Pets are not allowed

Smoking is not allowed

A car is not available

Comments: "The Treehouse" has outdoor space with two patios. Enjoy the hammock and help yourself to herbs from the herb garden.

House Sitting

I may need help while I am away

I may need help with plants or garden

If you are interested, I'll always welcome help in the garden - watering, weeding, pruning. This garden will be in next years "Hidden Gardens of Cambridge" Tour! It's a gem.

Features

Interior

Furnished

Connectivity

High Speed Internet

Wi-Fi

TV

Exterior

Balcony or Patio

Garden

Backyard

Accessibility

Stairs

Temperature Control

Air Conditioning

Appliances

Oven

Stove

Microwave

Refrigerator

Washer

Dryer

Comments: Wireless extends to the garden.

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