1 Royal Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

1/2 Bath
3,176 Sq. Ft.
$803 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.


Absolutely stunning 4 bed + office single-family like home, gut renovated in 2013, with generous sunny living areas, superior design and private hidden fenced-in garden & patio. The open main level dazzles with high ceilings and a wide double living room with custom bookcases and bay windows. The dining room is nestled in a built-out bay with wall of windows overlooking the private and secluded lush garden. The Chef’s kitchen with island is adorned with stainless steel backsplash, honed granite and...

Property Details for 1 Royal Avenue

MLS Area
West Cambridge
Garage Spaces
Parking Spaces
Parking Spaces Total


Listing Courtesy of RE/MAX Destiny, Sandrine Deschaux

Property Details for 1 Royal Avenue

StatusUnder Agreement
MLS #72809319
Days on Market27
Taxes$12,541 / year
HOA Fees-
Compass TypeTownhouse
MLS TypeSingle Family / Attached
Year Built1903
CountyMiddlesex County

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Listing Courtesy of RE/MAX Destiny, Sandrine Deschaux

Building Information for 1 Royal Avenue

Stories-Year Built1903Building Size-Lot Size0.23 AC / 9,999 SF

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$9,588 per month

30 year fixed, 2.95% Interest

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Property Information for 1 Royal Avenue

General Details
    Property Details
  • Property Type: Single Family
  • Single Family Type: Attached
  • Community Features: Public Transportation, Shopping, Walk/Jog Trails, Public School, T-Station
  • Basement Info: Y
  • List Date: 04-06-2021
  • List Number: 7.2809319E7
  • Water View: No
  • Waterfront: No
  • Year Built: 1903
  • Year Built Description: Renovated Since
  • Year Built Source: Public Record
  • SqFt Total: 3176
  • SqFt with Basement: Yes
  • Square Feet Source: Public Record
  • Living Area Disclosures: 752 sf of finished basement with 1 bed + 1 bath and family room
  • High School: CRLS
    Interior Features
  • Appliances: Range, Disposal, Washer, Dryer, Refrigerator - ENERGY STAR, Vent Hood
  • Basement Features: Finished, Interior Access
  • Num of Full Baths: 4.0
  • Num of Half Baths: 1.0
  • Fireplaces: 1
  • Flooring: Tile, Hardwood
  • Interior Features: Cable Available, Finish - Sheetrock
    Exterior Features
  • Construction: Frame
  • Exterior: Shingles, Wood
  • Exterior Features: Deck - Wood, Patio, Fruit Trees
  • Lot Description: Corner
  • Roof Material: Asphalt/Fiberglass Shingles
  • Electric: 100 Amps
  • Energy Features: Insulated Windows, Insulated Doors, Prog. Thermostat
  • Heating: Forced Air
  • Cooling: Central Air
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas
  • Sewer: City/Town Sewer
  • Water: City/Town Water
Room Information
    Master Bedroom
  • Master Bedroom Level: Second Floor
  • Master Bedroom Desc: Bathroom - Full, Bathroom - Double Vanity/Sink, Closet, Flooring - Hardwood
    Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 2 Level: Second Floor
  • Bedroom 2 Desc: Closet, Flooring - Hardwood
    Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 3 Level: Third Floor
  • Bedroom 3 Desc: Bathroom - Full, Ceiling - Cathedral, Closet - Walk-in, Flooring - Hardwood, Window(s) - Picture, Recessed Lighting
    Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom 4 Level: Basement
  • Bedroom 4 Desc: Closet - Walk-in, Flooring - Wall to Wall Carpet, Window(s) - Bay/Bow/Box
    Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 1 Level: First Floor
    Bathroom 2
  • Bathroom 2 Level: Second Floor
  • Bathroom 2 Desc: Bathroom - Double Vanity/Sink, Bathroom - Tiled With Tub & Shower
    Bathroom 3
  • Bathroom 3 Level: Second Floor
  • Bathroom 3 Desc: Bathroom - Tiled With Tub
    Dining Room
  • Dining Rm Level: First Floor
  • Dining Rm Desc: Flooring - Hardwood, Window(s) - Bay/Bow/Box, Exterior Access
    Family Room
  • Family Rm Level: First Floor
  • Family Rm Desc: Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, Flooring - Hardwood, Window(s) - Bay/Bow/Box
  • Kitchen Level: First Floor
  • Kitchen Desc: Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, Dining Area, Countertops - Stone/Granite/Solid, Kitchen Island, Recessed Lighting, Stainless Steel Appliances, Gas Stove, Lighting - Pendant
  • Laundry Level: Basement
  • Laundry Desc: Closet
    Living Room
  • Living Rm Level: First Floor
  • Living Rm Desc: Fireplace, Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, Flooring - Hardwood, Window(s) - Bay/Bow/Box
    Other Room 1
  • Other Room Name 1: Home Office
  • Other Room Level 1: Second Floor
  • Other Rm 1 Desc: Flooring - Hardwood, Recessed Lighting
    Other Room 2
  • Other Room Name 2: Media Room
  • Other Room Level 2: Basement
  • Other Rm 2 Desc: Flooring - Wall to Wall Carpet
    Other Room 3
  • Other Room Name 3: Foyer
  • Other Room Level 3: First Floor
  • Other Rm 3 Desc: Closet, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile
    Other Room 4
  • Other Room Name 4: Bathroom
  • Other Room Level 4: Third Floor
  • Other Rm 4 Desc: Bathroom - Tiled With Tub
Property Information
    Property Info
  • Acres: .23
    Tax Information
  • Assessments: $2,516,900
  • Page: 99
  • Tax ID: 4923308
  • Tax Year: 2021
  • Taxes: $12,541
  • Zoning: 9999
Building / Association Information
    Living Characteristics
  • Beds Total: 4
    Other Building Characteristics
  • Cooling Zones: 4
  • Foundation: Other (See Remarks)
  • Foundation Size: 9999
  • Heat Zones: 4
  • Insulation: Full

Property History for 1 Royal Avenue

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
May 3, 2021

Under Agreement

MLS PIN #72809319

May 3, 2021


MLS PIN #72809319

Apr 12, 2021

Price Change

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DateEvent & SourcePrice

Under Agreement

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Price Change

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For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Public Records for 1 Royal Avenue

Taxable ValueLand-Additions$2,516,900Total-
Tax Record2021$14,724 ($1,227 / month)
Home Facts
Beds4Baths4.5Total Finished SqFt2,424 SqFtAbove Grade Finished SqFt2,424 SqFtStories3StyleCondominiumYear Built1903CountyMIDDLESEXAPNCAMB M:00230 L:0012000001

Schools near 1 Royal Avenue

St Peter Elementary SchoolPrivatePK-80.2 mi
Cambridge Montessori SchoolPrivatePK-80.3 mi
John M. Tobin Montessori SchoolPublicPK-50.4 mi
Vassal Lane Upper SchoolPublic6-80.4 mi

St Peter Elementary School

PK-8, 0.2 mi, Private


Cambridge Montessori School

PK-8, 0.3 mi, Private


John M. Tobin Montessori School

PK-5, 0.4 mi, Public


Vassal Lane Upper School

6-8, 0.4 mi, Public


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Listing Courtesy of RE/MAX Destiny, Sandrine Deschaux

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