4 Willard Street

Cambridge, MA 02138

$4,100,000
Last Sold Price
8
Beds
4
Baths
2
1/2 Baths
5,269 Sq. Ft.
$778 / Sq. Ft.
5,269
Sq. Ft.
$778
per Sq. Ft.

Description

Inviting single family residence with substantial back yard, located off Brattle Street, just a few blocks from Harvard Square. Enjoy easy access to Harvard and the Charles. Built in 1904 for Winthrop Saltonstall Scudder, 4 Willard Street is an excellent example of Georgian Revival in the heart of the Old Cambridge Historic District. Superb floor plan on the main living level. Lovely double-height entry foyer. Expansive living room opening onto extremely private yard and garden. Generous dining room...Inviting single family residence with substantial back yard, located off Brattle Street, just a few blocks from Harvard Square. Enjoy easy access to Harvard and the Charles. Built in 1904 for Winthrop Saltonstall Scudder, 4 Willard Street is an excellent example of Georgian Revival in the heart of the Old Cambridge Historic District. Superb floor plan on the main living level. Lovely double-height entry foyer. Expansive living room opening onto extremely private yard and garden. Generous dining room connecting via butler's pantry to kitchen. Front study with fireplace once enjoyed by the American poet and writer Archibald Macleish, who lived in the home in the 1950s. On the second floor you will find primary and secondary bed-bath suites. On the third floor are five additional bedrooms and two full baths. A finished room & wine cellar are located on the lower level, plus ample storage. 4 Willard Street is on the market for the first time in over 60 years. It awaits its newest steward.

Property Details for 4 Willard Street

Town
Cambridge
MLS Area
West Cambridge
Style
Georgian
Garage Spaces
2
Parking Spaces
1
Parking Spaces Total
3

Location

Sold By Coldwell Banker Realty - Cambridge, Gail Roberts, Ed Feijo & Team

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LISTING UPDATED: 10/06/2021 01:56 PM

Property Details for 4 Willard Street

StatusSold
MLS #72869454
Days on Market28
Taxes$19,341 / year
HOA Fees-
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeSingle Family / Detached
Year Built1904
CountyMiddlesex County

Location

Sold By Coldwell Banker Realty - Cambridge, Gail Roberts, Ed Feijo & Team

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Listing Agent

  1. Charles Cherney

    Charles Cherney

    Listing Agent

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    P: 617.733.8937

Building Information for 4 Willard Street

Stories-Year Built1904Building Size-Lot Size0.16 AC / 7,000 SF

Payment Calculator

$16,989 per month

30 year fixed, 3.85% Interest

Principal and Interest

$15,377

Property Taxes

$1,612

HOA Dues

$0

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Property Information for 4 Willard Street

General Details
    Property Details
  • Community Features: Public Transportation, Shopping, Tennis Court, Park, Private School, T-Station, University
  • Basement Info: Y
  • Water View: No
  • Waterfront: No
    Location/School
  • Neighborhood: Close to Harvard Square. Off Brattle Street.
Features
    Interior Features
  • Appliances: Range, Wall Oven, Dishwasher, Disposal, Compactor, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer
  • Basement Features: Partially Finished
  • Fireplaces: 4
  • Flooring: Hardwood
  • Primary Bath: Yes
  • Num of Baths: 6.0
    Exterior Features
  • Construction: Frame
  • Exterior: Clapboard, Wood
  • Exterior Features: Covered Patio/Deck, Balcony, Fenced Yard
  • Lot Description: Fenced/Enclosed
  • Roof Material: Asphalt/Fiberglass Shingles, Rubber
    Parking Features
  • Parking Features: Off-Street
  • Garage Parking: Carport
    Utilities
  • Electric: Circuit Breakers
  • Heating: Hot Water Radiators
  • Cooling: Central Air, Other (See Remarks)
  • Hot Water: Tank
  • Sewer: City/Town Sewer
  • Water: City/Town Water
Room Information
    Master Bedroom
  • Master Bedroom Level: Second Floor
    Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 2 Level: Second Floor
    Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 3 Level: Second Floor
    Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom 4 Level: Third Floor
    Bedroom 5
  • Bedroom 5 Level: Third Floor
    Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 1 Level: First Floor
  • Bathroom 1 Desc: Bathroom - Half
    Bathroom 2
  • Bathroom 2 Level: Second Floor
  • Bathroom 2 Desc: Bathroom - Full
    Bathroom 3
  • Bathroom 3 Level: Third Floor
  • Bathroom 3 Desc: Bathroom - Full
    Dining Room
  • Dining Rm Level: First Floor
    Family Room
  • Family Rm Level: Basement
    Kitchen
  • Kitchen Level: First Floor
    Living Room
  • Living Rm Level: First Floor
    Other Room 1
  • Other Room Name 1: Study
  • Other Room Level 1: First Floor
    Other Room 2
  • Other Room Name 2: Bedroom
  • Other Room Level 2: Third Floor
    Other Room 3
  • Other Room Name 3: Bedroom
  • Other Room Level 3: Third Floor
    Other Room 4
  • Other Room Name 4: Bedroom
  • Other Room Level 4: Third Floor
    Other Room 5
  • Other Room Name 5: Bathroom
  • Other Room Level 5: Third Floor
    Other Room 6
  • Other Room Name 6: Bathroom
  • Other Room Level 6: Third Floor
  • Other Rm 6 Desc: Bathroom - Full
Property Information
    Property Info
  • Road Type: Public
  • Year Round: Yes
    Tax Information
  • Assessments: $3,212,800
  • Tax ID: 415853
  • Tax Year: 2021
  • Zoning: res.
Building / Association Information
    Other Building Characteristics
  • Foundation: Fieldstone
  • Handicap Access: No

Property History for 4 Willard Street

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
DateEvent & SourcePrice

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Public Records for 4 Willard Street

Taxable ValueLand$2,075,600Additions$1,137,200Total$3,212,800
Tax Record2021$18,795 ($1,566 / month)
Home Facts
Beds7Baths4.5Total Finished SqFt4,316 SqFtAbove Grade Finished SqFt4,316 SqFtUnfinished Basement SqFt1,691 SqFtStories3Lot Size7,000 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1916ZoningA2CountyMIDDLESEXAPNCAMB M:00219 L:00023Fireplace TypeHas Fireplace

Schools near 4 Willard Street

This home is within Cambridge School District.
RatingSchoolTypeGradesDistance
Public - PK to 5
Public - 6 to 8
Public - 9 to 12
Public - PK to 5
RatingSchoolDistance
Graham and Parks School
PublicPK to 5

Vassal Lane Upper School
Public6 to 8

Cambridge Rindge and Latin School
Public9 to 12

Maria L. Baldwin School
PublicPK to 5

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