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 $1100 | Weekly
Last Updated 7 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 June 10, 2021 until June 24, 2021

Additional Dates

September 1, 2022 until May 15, 2023

Minimum Stay

3 Days | Dates are flexible for this listing

Comments: From 9/1/22, 4 month minimum. Shorter spring/summer stays are possible 5/15 to 8/31.

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 $1100 Weekly | Negotiable

Utilities are included

A cleaning service is included

Comments: $1100/wk, $200/night, $2800/mo. (Graduation week rate $300/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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