65 Sparks Street

Cambridge, MA 02138

5,960 Sq. Ft.
$654 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.


Extremely rare, intact, turn-of-century gorgeous and stately brick building on prestigious street in Brattle area close to Harvard Square. 4 floor-through units. Elegance, comfort, beauty. Straight from the pages of Henry James. Very high ceilings, period moldings, hardwood floors, deep moldings, oversized windows, lovely views. Renovated kitchens and updated baths. 5,960 sf of superb space. Excellently maintained. Lovely rear garden. Solid rental history: $12,627 per month with tenants paying utilities....

Property Details for 65 Sparks Street

MLS Area
Harvard Square
Garage Spaces
Parking Spaces
Parking Spaces Total


Property Details for 65 Sparks Street

MLS #72814865
Days on Market30
Taxes$18,988 / year
HOA Fees-
Compass TypeMulti Family
MLS TypeMulti-family / 4 Family
Year Built1900
CountyMiddlesex County

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Contact Agent(s)


Listing Agents

  1. John Petrowsky

    John Petrowsky

    Alternative Listing Agent



    P: 617.504.6330

  2. Christian Jones

    Christian Jones

    Alternative Listing Agent



    P: 617.240.0799

Building Information for 65 Sparks Street

Stories6Residences4Year Built1900Building Size-Lot Size0.07 AC / 3,129 SF

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$14,636 per month

30 year fixed, 2.95% Interest

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Property Information for 65 Sparks Street

General Details
    Property Details
  • Property Type: Multi-family
  • Multi Family Type: 4 Family
  • Community Features: Public Transportation, Shopping, Tennis Court, 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: 04-14-2021
  • List Number: 7.2814865E7
  • Waterfront: No
  • Color: Brick
  • Total Units: 4
  • Year Built: 1900
  • Year Built Description: Approximate, Renovated Since
  • Year Built Source: Public Record
  • SqFt Total: 5960
  • Square Feet Source: Public Record
    Interior Features
  • Basement Features: Full, Partially Finished, Walk Out, Interior Access, Concrete Floor, Exterior Access
  • Num of Full Baths: 4.0
  • Num of Half Baths: 0.0
  • Fireplaces: 3
  • Flooring: Wood, Tile, Wall to Wall Carpet, Hardwood
    Exterior Features
  • Construction: Brick, Stone/Concrete
  • Exterior: Brick, Stone
  • Exterior Features: Patio - Enclosed, Fenced Yard, Garden Area
  • Lot Description: Fenced/Enclosed, Level
  • Roof Material: Slate, Rubber
  • Electric: Circuit Breakers
  • Energy Features: Storm Windows
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas, Tank
  • Sewer: City/Town Sewer
  • Utility Connections: for Gas Range
  • Water: City/Town Water
Property Information
    Property Info
  • Acres: .07
  • Road Type: Public, Paved, Publicly Maint., Sidewalk
  • Year Round: Yes
    Tax Information
  • Assessments: $3,245,900
  • Page: 54
  • Tax ID: 4407397
  • Tax Year: 2021
  • Taxes: $18,988
  • Zoning: Res.
Building / Association Information
    Living Characteristics
  • Beds Total: 7
  • Total Full Bathrooms: 4
  • Total Half Bathrooms: 0
  • Total Floors: 6
  • Total Rooms: 21
  • Total Levels: 5
    Other Building Characteristics
  • Cooling Units: 0
  • Heat Units: 4
  • Cooling Zones: 0
  • Levels: 4
  • Total Fireplaces: 3
  • Foundation: Fieldstone, Brick
  • Heat Zones: 4
    Income / Expenses
  • Annual Expenses Source: Estimated, Owner Provided
  • GOI: $151,524
  • GRE: $59,693
  • NOI: $91,831
  • Rent: $0
  • RMS: 19
Unit Information
    Unit 1 Description
  • Bedrooms U1: 1
  • Floor U1: 0
  • Fireplaces U1: 0
  • Full Baths U1: 1
  • Half Baths U1: 0
  • Lease U1: Y
  • Levels U1: 1
  • Rent U1: 2700
  • Rooms U1: 4
    Unit 2 Description
  • Bedrooms U2: 2
  • Floor U2: 1
  • Fireplaces U2: 1
  • Full Baths U2: 1
  • Half Baths U2: 0
  • Lease U2: Y
  • Levels U2: 1
  • Rent U2: 3352
  • Rooms U2: 5
    Unit 3 Description
  • Bedrooms U3: 2
  • Floor U3: 2
  • Fireplaces U3: 1
  • Full Baths U3: 1
  • Half Baths U3: 0
  • Lease U3: Y
  • Levels U3: 1
  • Rent U3: 3075
  • Rooms U3: 5
    Unit 4 Description
  • Bedrooms U4: 2
  • Floor U4: 3
  • Fireplaces U4: 1
  • Full Baths U4: 1
  • Half Baths U4: 0
  • Levels U4: 2
  • Rent U4: 3750
  • Rooms U4: 7

Property History for 65 Sparks Street

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Apr 15, 2021

Listed (Active)

MLS PIN #72814965

Apr 14, 2021

Listed (Active)

MLS PIN #72814865

DateEvent & SourcePrice

Listed (Active)

MLS PIN #72814965


Listed (Active)

MLS PIN #72814865


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

Public Records for 65 Sparks Street

Taxable ValueLand$1,609,100Additions$1,636,800Total$3,245,900
Tax Record2021$18,989 ($1,582 / month)
Home Facts
Total Finished SqFt5,960 SqFtAbove Grade Finished SqFt5,960 SqFtStories3Lot Size3,129 SqFtStyleMulti-Family Res (5+ Units)Year Built1900CountyMIDDLESEXAPNCAMB M:00223 L:00054

Schools near 65 Sparks Street

St Peter Elementary SchoolPrivatePK-80.2 mi
Cambridge Montessori SchoolPrivatePK-80.5 mi
Graham and Parks SchoolPublicPK-50.5 mi
Buckingham Browne & Nichols SchoolPrivatePK-120.5 mi

St Peter Elementary School

PK-8, 0.2 mi, Private


Cambridge Montessori School

PK-8, 0.5 mi, Private


Graham and Parks School

PK-5, 0.5 mi, Public


Buckingham Browne & Nichols School

PK-12, 0.5 mi, Private


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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65 Sparks Street is a multi-family home for sale in Cambridge, MA 02138. This property was listed for sale on April 14, 2021 by Compass at $3,895,000. This listing's school district is Cambridge School District. Nearby schools include St Peter Elementary School, Cambridge Montessori School and Graham and Parks School. 65 Sparks Street is a 7-bed, 4-bath, 5,960 sqft multi-family home built in 1900. This address can also be written as 65 Sparks St.

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