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$3,895,000
7 Beds 4 Baths
HOA
N/A
SQFT
5960
65 Sparks Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Property Description

Once in fifty years such a splendid Cambridge property appears on the market. Just off Brattle and close to Harvard Square, this stately late-Victorian four-unit stone and brick building is a beloved Cambridge landmark, evoking the Gilded Age and the settings of Henry James’s novels. Dramatically high ceilings on four floors, palatial rooms, running plaster moldings, maple floors, a variety of impressive 19th-c. marble mantelpieces, renovated kitchens and baths, beautiful replacement windows, cross-ventilation, floor-through units. Basement storage room, workshop, utilities room. Generously wide and deep fenced rear landscaped garden with brick patio, large tool & storage shed. Beauty, style, location, rarity. Showings by appointment.

Property Details

Amenities

  • Bike Path
  • Conservation Area
  • Highway Access
  • House of Worship
  • Medical Facility
  • Park
  • Private School
  • Public School
  • Public Transportation
  • Shopping
  • Tennis Court
  • T-Station
  • University
  • Walk/Jog Trails

Bathrooms

  • Full Baths: 4

Bedrooms

  • Bedrooms: 7

Other Rooms

  • Total Rooms: 19
  • Laundry Room Features: Concrete Floor, Exterior Access, Full, Interior Access, Partially Finished, Walk Out

Utilities

  • Heating: Gas, Hot Air Gravity, Unit Control
  • Heat Zones: 4
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas, Tank
  • Cooling: Individual, None
  • Electric Info: Circuit Breakers, Underground
  • Energy Features: Storm Windows
  • Water: City/Town Water, Private
  • Sewer: City/Town Sewer, Private

Interior Features

  • Square Feet: 5960
  • Fireplaces: 3

Construction

  • Year Built: 1900
  • Type: Attached
  • Style: Floating Home, Low-Rise, Victorian
  • Construction Type: Brick, Stone/Concrete
  • Foundation Info: Brick, Fieldstone
  • Roof Material: Rubber, Shingle, Slate
  • Flooring Type: Hardwood, Tile, Wall to Wall Carpet, Wood
  • Lead Paint: Unknown

Exterior & Lot

  • Lot Size: 0.07 Acres: 3129.00
  • Lot Description: Other (See Remarks)
  • Exterior Siding Type: Brick
  • House Facing Direction: East
  • Road Type: Paved, Public, Publicly Maint., Sidewalk

Other Information

  • MLS ID# 72814965
  • Last Updated: 05/14/21

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