213 Brattle Street

Cambridge, MA 02138

Last Sold Price
1/2 Bath
2,778 Sq. Ft.
$738 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.


Prestigious historic Brattle Street provides the setting for this beautiful residence in the renowned Old Cambridge Historic District, only about a mile from Harvard Square. Opening to a private back garden, this single-family attached home is designed for gracious living, having been renovated in 2014 by award-winning S + H Construction, creating a new kitchen and baths, and replacing nearly all wiring and plumbing. Adorned with an artisan-painted mural, the foyer underscores the timeless character...

Property Details for 213 Brattle Street

MLS Area
West Cambridge
Garage Spaces
Parking Spaces
Parking Spaces Total

Property Details for 213 Brattle Street

MLS #72489864
Year Built1896
Compass TypeTownhouse
MLS TypeSingle Family / Attached
Taxes$10,380 / year
HOA Fees-
CountyMiddlesex County

Listing Agent

George Ballantyne

Gibson Sotheby's International Realty


P: 617.375.6900

M: 617.899.7045

Contact Agent(s)


Listing Courtesy of Gibson Sotheby's International Realty, George Ballantyne

Sold By Compass, Currier, Lane & Young

Building Information for 213 Brattle Street

Stories-Year Built1896Building Size-Lot Size0.07 AC / 3,155 SF

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$8,238 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

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Property Information for 213 Brattle Street

General Details
    Property Details
  • Property Type: Single Family
  • Single Family Type: Attached
  • Community Features: Public Transportation, Shopping, Park, Walk/Jog Trails, Medical Facility, Bike Path, Conservation Area, Highway Access, House of Worship, Private School, Public School, T-Station, University
  • Basement Info: Y
  • List Date: 04-29-2019
  • List Number: 7.2489864E7
  • Waterfront: No
  • Color: Green
  • Year Built: 1896
  • Year Built Description: Approximate
  • Year Built Source: Public Record
  • SqFt Total: 2778
  • Square Feet Source: Measured
  • Living Area Disclosures: Total Area From Public Record 4028 sq ft.
    Interior Features
  • Appliances: Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Vent Hood
  • Basement Features: Full, Bulkhead, Concrete Floor, Unfinished Basement
  • Num of Full Baths: 2.0
  • Num of Half Baths: 1.0
  • Fireplaces: 2
  • Flooring: Wood, Tile, Concrete, Hardwood, Stone / Slate
  • Interior Features: Cable Available
  • Master Bath: Yes
    Exterior Features
  • Construction: Frame
  • Exterior: Clapboard
  • Exterior Features: Patio, Fenced Yard, Garden Area
  • Lot Description: Fenced/Enclosed, Level
  • Roof Material: Asphalt/Fiberglass Shingles, Rubber
    Parking Features
  • Parking Features: On Street Permit
  • Electric: 110 Volts
  • Energy Features: Storm Windows
  • Heating: Central Heat, Forced Air, Electric Baseboard, Gas
  • Cooling: Central Air, Window AC
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas, Tankless
  • Sewer: City/Town Sewer
  • Utility Connections: for Gas Range, for Gas Oven, for Electric Dryer, Washer Hookup
  • Water: City/Town Water
Room Information
    Master Bedroom
  • Master Bedroom Level: Third Floor
  • Master Bedroom Desc: Skylight, Closet - Cedar, Flooring - Hardwood, Recessed Lighting
  • Master Bedroom Dimen: 17X17
    Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 2 Level: Second Floor
  • Bedroom 2 Desc: Closet, Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, Flooring - Hardwood
  • Bedroom 2 Dimen: 12X13
    Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 3 Level: Second Floor
  • Bedroom 3 Desc: Closet, Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, Flooring - Hardwood, Recessed Lighting
  • Bedroom 3 Dimen: 13X13
    Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom 4 Level: Second Floor
  • Bedroom 4 Desc: Closet, Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, Window(s) - Bay/Bow/Box
  • Bedroom 4 Dimen: 15X14
    Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 1 Level: Third Floor
  • Bathroom 1 Dimen: 11X5
  • Bathroom 1 Desc: Bathroom - Full, Bathroom - Tiled With Tub & Shower, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile
    Bathroom 2
  • Bathroom 2 Level: Second Floor
  • Bathroom 2 Desc: Bathroom - Full, Bathroom - Tiled With Tub & Shower, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile
  • Bathroom 2 Dimen: 8X7
    Bathroom 3
  • Bathroom 3 Level: Basement
  • Bathroom 3 Desc: Bathroom - Half
    Dining Room
  • Dining Rm Level: First Floor
  • Dining Rm Desc: Flooring - Hardwood
  • Dining Rm Dimen: 14X13
  • Kitchen Level: First Floor
  • Kitchen Desc: Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile, Dining Area, Countertops - Stone/Granite/Solid, Kitchen Island, Exterior Access, Recessed Lighting, Stainless Steel Appliances, Gas Stove
  • Kitchen Dimen: 14X14
  • Laundry Level: Basement
  • Laundry Desc: Dryer Hookup - Electric, Exterior Access
    Living Room
  • Living Rm Level: First Floor
  • Living Rm Desc: Fireplace, Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, Flooring - Hardwood, Window(s) - Bay/Bow/Box, Recessed Lighting
  • Living Rm Dimen: 13X21
    Other Room 1
  • Other Room Name 1: Sitting Room
  • Other Room Level 1: Second Floor
  • Other Rm 1 Desc: Flooring - Hardwood
  • Other Rm 1 Dimen: 11X14
    Other Room 2
  • Other Room Name 2: Library
  • Other Room Level 2: Third Floor
  • Other Rm 2 Desc: Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, Flooring - Hardwood
  • Other Rm 2 Dimen: 15X10
    Other Room 3
  • Other Room Name 3: Foyer
  • Other Room Level 3: First Floor
  • Other Rm 3 Desc: Flooring - Hardwood, Exterior Access
  • Other Rm 3 Dimen: 7X18
    Other Room 4
  • Other Room Name 4: Vestibule
  • Other Room Level 4: First Floor
  • Other Rm 4 Desc: Exterior Access
  • Other Rm 4 Dimen: 7X6
Property Information
    Property Info
  • Acres: .07
  • Road Type: Public
    Tax Information
  • Assessments: $1,650,200
  • Page: 469
  • Tax ID: 417525
  • Tax Year: 2018
  • Taxes: $10,380
  • Zoning: A1
  • Terms Feature: Contract for Deed
Building / Association Information
    Living Characteristics
  • Beds Total: 4
    Other Building Characteristics
  • Cooling Zones: 1
  • Foundation: Fieldstone
  • Heat Zones: 2

Property History for 213 Brattle St

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Aug 6, 2019


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May 30, 2019

Under Agreement

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May 14, 2019


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

Public Records for 213 Brattle Street

Taxable ValueLand$728,100Additions$1,258,900Total$1,987,000
Tax Record2020$11,425
Home Facts
Beds3Total Finished SqFt3,185 SqFtAbove Grade Finished SqFt2,648 SqFtFinished Basement SqFt537 SqFtUnfinished Basement SqFt536 SqFtStories3Lot Size3,155 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1896ZoningA1CountyMIDDLESEXAPNM:00247 L:00139

Schools near 213 Brattle Street

Shady Hill SchoolPrivatePK-80.3 mi
Buckingham Browne & Nichols SchoolPrivatePK-120.3 mi
Vassal Lane Upper SchoolPublic6-80.5 mi
John M. Tobin Montessori SchoolPublicPK-50.5 mi

Shady Hill School

PK-8, 0.3 mi, Private


Buckingham Browne & Nichols School

PK-12, 0.3 mi, Private


Vassal Lane Upper School

6-8, 0.5 mi, Public


John M. Tobin Montessori School

PK-5, 0.5 mi, Public


School ratings and boundaries are provided by GreatSchools.org and Pitney Bowes. This information should only be used as a reference. Proximity or boundaries shown here are not a guarantee of enrollment. Please reach out to schools directly to verify all information and enrollment eligibility.

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Listing Courtesy of Gibson Sotheby's International Realty, George Ballantyne

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