Just two miles northwest of Boston sits Somerville, a suburban area with all the luxuries of city living. Somerville’s eclectic community has something to offer for everyone- whether you’re into art, gardening, real estate, or more. With access to Boston via road, bike, and public transit, Somerville is also home to some of Greater Boston’s best luxury apartments. Keep reading for our top 5 picks for luxury buildings in Somerville.
Windsor at Maxwell’s Green
In the heart of Somerville, near Magoun Square is Windsor at Maxwell’s Green. A favorite of eco-conscious and active residents, Maxwell’s Green combines luxury living with sustainability. The building itself is LEED certified and community amenities encourage sustainable living. These include bike storage, electric car charging stations, on-site recycling programs, and alternate transportation options. Apartments include high efficiency lighting, heating, and cooling systems, Energy Star appliances cut down your electricity usage and large windows to let in tons of natural light to help minimize your energy consumption and costs.
For those with pets, this building allows both you and your furry friend to live large. It’s one of the most pet friendly luxury buildings in Somerville. From the designer bathrooms and walk-in closets to the granite countertops and private balconies, Windsor brings cosmopolitan, upscale trimmings to Somerville. These stylish apartments are sure to please even the most discerning eye. Windsor also offers different types of units from studios to 3 bedroom apartments for ultimate flexibility, including units with bi-level floor plans and a bonus room/den. Don’t forget about Windsor’s great neighborhood with easy access to the Somerville Bike Path, lots of cute cafes, restaurants, and boutiques, and even an apartment-run free shuttle to nearby Davis Square.
AVA Somerville brings community and luxury living to Assembly Square. The building features community spaces, like a community courtyard with barbecues and a lobby loft, all within steps of great restaurants and Baxter State Park. Their amazing community amenities include a fitness center, parking, and on-site maintenance while their apartments boast laundry in-unit, stainless steel appliances, fully-equipped kitchens, and even patios or balconies in some units.
Additionally, AVA is great for anyone- with units from studio apartments to 2 bedroom units and a pet-friendly policy. The urban-inspired design is sleek and some components are even customizable, like the closets and retractable walls. AVA has also implemented sustainable practices to cut energy consumption in their apartments, meaning you can save money while helping the planet. For the location and luxurious amenities, you can’t beat AVA.
Avalon at Assembly Row
Also in Assembly Row is Avalon, a pet-friendly building with all the features necessary for a luxurious lifestyle. Avalon offers units from studios to 3 bedroom apartments with walk-in closets, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, 9-foot ceilings, and outdoor balconies. But the luxury doesn’t stop there. Living at Avalon comes with tons of perks like a national relocation program, a 30-day move-in guarantee, and a maintenance response guarantee, in addition to other benefits and privileges.
Avalon’s location is another stellar strength of its property, right in the heart of Assembly Row among restaurants, shops, and a movie theater. Boston isn’t far with an Orange Line stop only steps away. But with Avalon’s community-focused living, you’ll have everything you need right in your building. Residents can enjoy the community fitness center, pool, lounge, and barbecue, plus Avalon offers bicycle storage, 24-hour maintenance, and a parking garage with electric car charging stations. Part of luxurious living is making life convenient, and Avalon definitely checks that box.
The Montaje Apartments
If you’re looking for a sleek high-rise lifestyle, look no further than Montaje. This Assembly Row apartment delivers on all things chic and luxurious. The apartments include quartz countertops, custom pendant lighting, 12-foot ceilings, GE stainless steel kitchen appliances, walk-in closets, Juliet balconies, and jaw dropping city views. For ultimate flexibility, these studio, 1, 2, or 3 bedroom apartments have different floor plans and finishes available to suit your tastes and your needs. Montaje also fosters a sense of community through their 24/7 gym (including a yoga studio and a spinning studio equipped with online classes), an artist’s space, a media room, and lounge featuring a billiard’s table. Their outdoor space is immaculate with barbecues and a gorgeous pool.
In addition, Montaje’s neighborhood offers city convenience in Somerville. Enjoy a cosmopolitan lifestyle in Somerville’s Assembly Row with access to the T, shopping, restaurants, and entertainment. This pet-friendly building has everything you need to live a luxurious life, making it one of the most popular luxury buildings in Somerville.
Mezzo Design Lofts
Last, but definitely not least, is Mezzo Design Lofts, steps from the Sullivan Square T stop. While technically in Charlestown, this gorgeous property is only one street over from Somerville with all of its appeal and convenience. Stylish and functional, Mezzo features loft-style open layouts and Juliet balconies. Each apartment comes with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances (including a dishwasher and in-unit washer and dryer), designer bathrooms, 10 foot ceilings, and plenty of storage space. Mezzo is a good fit for anyone with their floor plans ranging from studio to 3-bedroom units and a pet-friendly policy.
With community amenities like Mezzo dog park, 24/7 fitness center, and a community room, it will be tempting to spend all your time in your new home. Other amenities include controlled-access entry, covered garage parking, a recycling program, and 24/7 on-call maintenance to make your life easier. Outside of Mezzo, the neighborhood offers endless entertainment and dining options as well as easy access to the Charlestown Navy Yard and Paul Revere Park.
Great Options Among Many
Leaving Boston doesn’t mean leaving behind luxury and convenience. These gorgeous apartment buildings offer the best of city living with the ambiance of suburban life. Somerville is a great area for anyone looking for a new place to live, and these luxury apartments are a great place to call home. Think these are great options but want to see more before committing? No problem! Click here to see other options and find your dream home!
Published July 13, 2020
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