Condo Name: Commonwealth Oaks
2 Beds 1 Baths
1259 Commonwealth Ave
Boston, MA 02135
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Property Description

Fall in love with this unit oozing with charm & character from the super high ceilings, the crown molding & beautiful trim/wood work, to the wonderful original built-ins. Recently re-finished hardwood floors, freshly painted & a new vanity, toilet & light fixtures in the classic bath. The kitchen boasts all new SS appliances, Corian countertops & nice maple cabinets. This unit has a super flexible floor plan, where it's currently being used as a 3 bed. The foyer is xtra large & can house a desk & other furniture, the primary bedroom anchored by a fireplace, can be 2 rooms, w/bed & living area, the 2nd bedroom is large with a balcony off of it, and the 3rd ideally could be an office but is staged as a bedroom now. Middle room used as a combo dining/living room. Perfect for investors who want to get the most rent, and this unit is de-leaded & has 1 car deeded parking! Storage & laundry in the basement round this unit out. Super convenient location and low property taxes!

Property Details


  • Amenities: Highway Access, Laundromat, Medical Facility, Private School, Public School, Public Transportation, Shopping, T-Station, University
  • Association Fee Includes: Exterior Maintenance, Heat, Hot Water, Laundry Facilities, Master Insurance, Refuse Removal, Sewer, Water

Kitchen, Dining, and Appliances

  • Kitchen Dimensions: 11X8
  • Kitchen Level: Second Floor
  • Countertops - Upgraded, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile, Stainless Steel Appliances
  • Dishwasher, Microwave, Range, Refrigerator
  • Dining Rom Dimensions: 16X12
  • Dining Room Level:Second Floor
  • Dining Room Features: Closet, Flooring - Hardwood


  • Full Baths: 1
  • Bathroom 1 Level: Second Floor


  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Master Bedroom Dimensions: 21X14
  • Master Bedroom Level: Second Floor
  • Master Bedroom Features: Fireplace, Flooring - Hardwood, French Doors
  • Bedroom 2 Dimensions: 17X12
  • Bedroom 2 Level: Second Floor
  • Master Bedroom Features: Balcony - Exterior, Closet, Flooring - Hardwood

Other Rooms

  • Total Rooms: 5
  • Living Room Dimensions: 16X12
  • Living Room Level: Second Floor
  • Living Room Features: Closet, Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, Flooring - Hardwood, Wainscoting
  • Laundry Room Level: Basement
  • Foyer Dimensions: 14X9
  • Foyer Level: Second Floor
  • Foyer Features: Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, Flooring - Hardwood, French Doors
  • Office Dimensions: 9X8
  • Office Level: Second Floor
  • Foyer Features: Flooring - Hardwood


  • Heating: Active Solar, Electric Baseboard, Electric Baseboard, Hot Water Radiators, Oil, Radiant
  • Heat Zones: 1
  • Cooling: Window AC
  • Electric Info: 60 Amps/Less, Circuit Breakers, None, Underground
  • Utility Connections: for Gas Range
  • Water: City/Town Water, Private
  • Sewer: City/Town Sewer, Private

Unit Features

  • Square Feet: 1088
  • Unit Building: 3
  • Unit Level: 2
  • Unit Placement: Back|Front|Upper
  • Security: Intercom
  • Floors: 1
  • Pets Allowed: Yes w/ Restrictions
  • Fireplaces: 1
  • Laundry Features: Common, In Building
  • Accessability Features: No

Condo Complex Information

  • Condo Name: Commonwealth Oaks
  • Condo Type: Condo
  • Complex Complete: Yes
  • Number of Units: 32
  • Number of Units Owner Occupied: 10
  • Owner Occupied Data Source: Owner
  • Condo Association: Yes
  • HOA Fee: $430
  • Fee Interval: Monthly
  • Management: Professional - Off Site


  • Year Built: 1920
  • Style: Floating Home, Low-Rise, Victorian
  • Construction Type: Stone/Concrete
  • Roof Material: Rubber
  • Insulation Info: Unknown
  • Flooring Type: Hardwood, Tile
  • Lead Paint: Certified Treated

Garage & Parking

  • Parking Features: Assigned, Deeded, Garage, Open, Other (See Remarks)
  • Parking Spaces: 1

Exterior & Grounds

  • Exterior Siding Type: Stucco
  • Exterior Features: Balcony
  • Outdoor Space: No

Other Information

  • MLS ID# 72743340
  • Last Updated: 10/30/20
  • Special Assessments: No

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