253 Norfolk Street, Unit 3-7

Cambridge, MA 02139

757 Sq. Ft.
$922 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.


Inviting loft-style one-bedroom residence at the Chocolate Factory, just outside Inman Square. Very appealing corner unit located on the back side of the building on the third floor. Enjoy larger windows and 11'–8" ceiling height. Expansive open plan main living area, anchored by gas fireplace. A spacious galley kitchen with new countertops is located next to a comfortable dining area. Full bath with shower-tub and in-unit washer-dryer. Larger bedroom with two closets and French doors. Central AC....

Property Details for 253 Norfolk Street, Unit 3-7

MLS Area
Area 4-The Port
Garage Spaces
Parking Spaces
Parking Spaces Total
Unit Placement
Corner, Back


Property Details for 253 Norfolk Street, Unit 3-7

StatusUnder Agreement
MLS #72814456
Days on Market20
Taxes$3,765.26 / year
HOA Fees$413.53 / month
Compass TypeCondo
MLS TypeCondominium/Co-Op / Condo
Year Built1896
CountyMiddlesex County

Listing Agent

Contact Agent(s)


Listing Agent

  1. Charles Cherney

    Charles Cherney

    Listing Agent



    P: 617.733.8937

Building Information for 253 Norfolk Street, Unit 3-7

Building/ComplexChocolate Factory CondominiumFloor3Stories-Residences23Pet PolicyAllowedYear Built1896

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$3,067 per month

30 year fixed, 2.95% Interest

Principal and Interest


Property Taxes


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Property Information for 253 Norfolk Street, Unit 3-7

General Details
    Property Details
  • Property Type: Condominium/Co-Op
  • Type of Condo: Condo
  • Community Features: Public Transportation, Shopping, Park, Public School
  • Basement Info: Y
  • List Date: 04-14-2021
  • List Number: 7.2814456E7
  • Water View: No
  • Waterfront: No
  • Total Units: 23
  • Year Built: 1896
  • Year Built Description: Approximate
  • Year Built Source: Public Record
  • SqFt Total: 757
  • Square Feet Source: Master Deed
    Interior Features
  • Appliances: Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer
  • Num of Full Baths: 1.0
  • Num of Half Baths: 0.0
  • Fireplaces: 1
  • Flooring: Hardwood
  • Primary Bath: No
  • Laundry Features: In Unit
    Exterior Features
  • Construction: Frame
  • Exterior: Fiber Cement Siding
  • Exterior Features: City View(s), Garden Area
  • Roof Material: Rubber
    Parking Features
  • Garage Parking: Under
  • Electric: Circuit Breakers
  • Energy Features: Insulated Windows
  • Heating: Central Heat, Forced Air, Gas, Unit Control
  • Cooling: Central Air, Unit Control
  • Sewer: City/Town Sewer
  • Utility Connections: for Gas Range
  • Water: City/Town Water
Room Information
    Master Bedroom
  • Master Bedroom Level: Third Floor
    Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 1 Level: Third Floor
  • Bathroom 1 Desc: Bathroom - Full
    Dining Room
  • Dining Rm Level: Third Floor
  • Kitchen Level: Third Floor
  • Laundry Level: Third Floor
    Living Room
  • Living Rm Level: Third Floor
Property Information
    Property Info
  • Year Round: Yes
    Tax Information
  • Assessments: $627,800
  • Page: 544
  • HOA Fee: $414
  • Tax ID: 3322928
  • Tax Year: 2021
  • Taxes: $3,765
  • Zoning: res
Building / Association Information
    Living Characteristics
  • Beds Total: 1
  • Total Rooms: 4
  • Total Living Levels: 1
    Other Building Characteristics
  • Handicap Access: No
  • Heat Zones: 1
  • Year Converted: 1998
    Complex & Association Information
  • Association Fee Frequency: Monthly
  • Association Fee Includes: Heat, Hot Water, Water, Sewer, Master Insurance, Landscaping, Snow Removal, Refuse Removal, Garden Area
  • Associaton Pool: No
  • Association Security: Intercom
  • Complex Complete: Yes
  • Complex Name: Chocolate Factory Condominium
  • Management: Professional - Off Site
  • Units Owner Occupied: 13

Property History for 253 Norfolk Street, Unit 3-7

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
May 4, 2021

Under Agreement

MLS PIN #72814456

Apr 27, 2021


MLS PIN #72814456

Apr 14, 2021

Listed (Active)

MLS PIN #72814456

DateEvent & SourcePrice

Under Agreement

MLS PIN #72814456



MLS PIN #72814456


Listed (Active)

MLS PIN #72814456


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

Public Records for 253 Norfolk Street, Unit 3-7

Taxable ValueLand-Additions$627,800Total-
Tax Record2021$3,673 ($306 / month)
Home Facts
Beds1Baths1Total Finished SqFt757 SqFtAbove Grade Finished SqFt757 SqFtStories1StyleCondominiumYear Built1986ZoningC1CountyMIDDLESEXAPNCAMB M:00087 L:00094003/7

Schools near 253 Norfolk Street, Unit 3-7

CambridgeportPublicPK-50.1 mi
Malik Academy/ Al Bustan PreschoolPrivatePK-50.1 mi
Fletcher/Maynard AcademyPublicPK-50.3 mi
King OpenPublicPK-50.3 mi


PK-5, 0.1 mi, Public


Malik Academy/ Al Bustan Preschool

PK-5, 0.1 mi, Private


Fletcher/Maynard Academy

PK-5, 0.3 mi, Public


King Open

PK-5, 0.3 mi, Public


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