85 Commonwealth Avenue

Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

$1,950,000
Last Sold Price
7
Beds
4
Baths
3
1/2 Baths
4,661 Sq. Ft.
$418 / Sq. Ft.
4,661
Sq. Ft.
$418
per Sq. Ft.

Description

Proudly sited overlooking the carriage lane and Boston College in coveted Chestnut Hill, this beautiful home sits on a majestic corner lot with over half an acre of land. Less than 1/4 mile to the B line, this location has easy access to Newton Centre, Boston College and greater Boston. Loved for many years this home presents an opportunity to enjoy or renovate in the coveted Ward School district. Gorgeous original detail, millwork and abundant stained glass throughout. The spacious foyer opens to...

Property Details for 85 Commonwealth Avenue

Town
Newton
MLS Area
Chestnut Hill
Style
Colonial
Garage Spaces
0
Parking Spaces
4
Parking Spaces Total
4

Location

Sold By Coldwell Banker Realty - Hingham, Pat Butler

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LISTING UPDATED: 05/12/2022 02:36 PM

Property Details for 85 Commonwealth Avenue

StatusSold
MLS #72913308
Days on Market52
Taxes$22,637 / year
HOA Fees-
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeSingle Family / Detached
Year Built1900
CountyMiddlesex County

Listing Agent

Contact Agent(s)

Location

Sold By Coldwell Banker Realty - Hingham, Pat Butler

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Listing Agent

  1. Matt Montgomery

    Matt Montgomery

    Listing Agent

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Building Information for 85 Commonwealth Avenue

Stories-Year Built1900Building Size-Lot Size0.56 AC / 24,265 SF

Payment Calculator

$9,200 per month

30 year fixed, 3.85% Interest

Principal and Interest

$7,313

Property Taxes

$1,886

HOA Dues

$0

Property Information for 85 Commonwealth Avenue

General Details
    Property Details
  • Community Features: Public Transportation, Walk/Jog Trails, T-Station, University
  • Basement Info: Y
  • Waterfront: No
    Location/School
  • Grade School: Ward
  • Middle School: Bigelow
  • High School: North
Features
    Interior Features
  • Fireplaces: 2
  • Flooring: Wood, Tile
  • Primary Bath: Yes
  • Num of Baths: 7.0
    Exterior Features
  • Construction: Frame
  • Exterior: Clapboard, Wood
  • Exterior Features: Deck
  • Lot Description: Corner, Shared Drive
  • Roof Material: Rubber, Clay
    Parking Features
  • Parking Features: Off-Street, Paved Driveway
    Utilities
  • Electric: Circuit Breakers
  • Heating: Hot Water Radiators, Gas
  • Cooling: Central Air
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas, Tank
  • Sewer: City/Town Sewer
  • Utility Connections: for Gas Range
  • Water: City/Town Water
Room Information
    Master Bedroom
  • Master Bedroom Level: Second Floor
  • Master Bedroom Desc: Bathroom - Full, Flooring - Hardwood, Dressing Room
  • Master Bedroom Dimen: 13X20
    Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 2 Level: Second Floor
  • Bedroom 2 Desc: Bathroom - Half, Flooring - Hardwood, Window(s) - Bay/Bow/Box
  • Bedroom 2 Dimen: 16X15
    Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 3 Level: Second Floor
  • Bedroom 3 Desc: Bathroom - Half, Closet, Flooring - Hardwood
  • Bedroom 3 Dimen: 15X14
    Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom 4 Level: Third Floor
  • Bedroom 4 Desc: Closet, Flooring - Hardwood
  • Bedroom 4 Dimen: 12X18
    Bedroom 5
  • Bedroom 5 Level: Third Floor
  • Bedroom 5 Desc: Closet, Flooring - Hardwood
  • Bedroom 5 Dimen: 15X17
    Bathroom 1
  • Bathroom 1 Level: First Floor
  • Bathroom 1 Desc: Bathroom - Half, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile, Countertops - Stone/Granite/Solid
    Bathroom 2
  • Bathroom 2 Level: Second Floor
  • Bathroom 2 Desc: Bathroom - Full, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile
    Bathroom 3
  • Bathroom 3 Level: Second Floor
  • Bathroom 3 Desc: Bathroom - Full, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile
    Dining Room
  • Dining Rm Level: First Floor
  • Dining Rm Desc: Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, Flooring - Hardwood, Window(s) - Bay/Bow/Box
  • Dining Rm Dimen: 16X16
    Family Room
  • Family Rm Level: First Floor
  • Family Rm Desc: Flooring - Hardwood, French Doors, Exterior Access
  • Family Rm Dimen: 18X30
    Kitchen
  • Kitchen Level: First Floor
  • Kitchen Desc: Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile, Pantry, Kitchen Island
  • Kitchen Dimen: 15X14
    Laundry
  • Laundry Level: First Floor
  • Laundry Desc: Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile, Dryer Hookup - Electric, Washer Hookup
    Living Room
  • Living Rm Level: First Floor
  • Living Rm Desc: Fireplace, Flooring - Hardwood, French Doors, Pocket Door
  • Living Rm Dimen: 13X17
    Other Room 1
  • Other Room Name 1: Den
  • Other Room Level 1: First Floor
  • Other Rm 1 Desc: Fireplace, Flooring - Hardwood
  • Other Rm 1 Dimen: 13X14
    Other Room 2
  • Other Room Name 2: Sun Room
  • Other Room Level 2: First Floor
  • Other Rm 2 Desc: Flooring - Hardwood
  • Other Rm 2 Dimen: 18X27
    Other Room 3
  • Other Room Name 3: Sitting Room
  • Other Room Level 3: Second Floor
  • Other Rm 3 Desc: Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, Flooring - Hardwood, Window(s) - Bay/Bow/Box
  • Other Rm 3 Dimen: 11X15
    Other Room 4
  • Other Room Name 4: Bathroom
  • Other Room Level 4: Third Floor
  • Other Rm 4 Desc: Bathroom - Full, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile
    Other Room 5
  • Other Room Name 5: Bathroom
  • Other Room Level 5: Third Floor
  • Other Rm 5 Desc: Bathroom - Full, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile
    Other Room 6
  • Other Room Name 6: Bedroom
  • Other Room Level 6: Third Floor
  • Other Rm 6 Desc: Flooring - Hardwood
  • Other Rm 6 Dimen: 8X15
Property Information
    Property Info
  • Road Type: Public, Paved
    Tax Information
  • Assessments: $2,103,800
  • Tax ID: 699392
  • Tax Year: 2021
  • Zoning: SR2
Building / Association Information
    Other Building Characteristics
  • Cooling Zones: 3
  • Foundation: Fieldstone, Brick
  • Heat Zones: 3

Property History for 85 Commonwealth Avenue

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
DateEvent & SourcePrice

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

Public Records for 85 Commonwealth Avenue

Taxable ValueLand$1,006,400Additions$1,223,600Total$2,230,000
Tax Record2022$23,460 ($1,955 / month)
Home Facts
Beds6Baths3.5Total Finished SqFt4,188 SqFtAbove Grade Finished SqFt4,188 SqFtUnfinished Basement SqFt1,960 SqFtStories2Lot Size24,265 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1900ZoningSR2CountyMIDDLESEXAPNNEWT S:63 B:008 L:0044Fireplace TypeHas Fireplace

Schools near 85 Commonwealth Avenue


SchoolTypeGradesDistanceRating
Mount Alvernia AcademyPrivatePK-60.2 mi
NR
John WardPublicK-50.4 mi
6
The Chestnut Hill SchoolPrivatePK-60.8 mi
NR
Bais Yaakov Of Boston High SchoolPrivate9-120.8 mi
NR

Mount Alvernia Academy

PK-6, 0.2 mi, Private

NR

John Ward

K-5, 0.4 mi, Public

6

The Chestnut Hill School

PK-6, 0.8 mi, Private

NR

Bais Yaakov Of Boston High School

9-12, 0.8 mi, Private

NR

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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