13 Richard Rd, Lexington MA 02421
|List price: $949,000|
Sale Price: $995,000 (105%)
|Property Size: 2,626 sqft (Including Finished Room in Basement)|
|List Date: May 31, 2018||Lot Size: 10,890 sqft (0.25 acres)|
|Rooms: 9||Parking: 1 Car Garage, 6 Off-Street|
|Bedrooms: 4||Taxes: $13,828 (2017)|
|Bathrooms: 1.5||Grade School: Apply to Lexington Public Schools|
|Fireplaces: 2 (1 Wood Burning, 1 Gas)||Middle School: Clarke MS|
|Heat: Gas Fueled Hot Water Baseboards||High School: Lexington HS|
You’ll fall in love with this meticulously maintained Colonial full of modern style with a prime location in the very desirable Follen Hill. This immaculate home is perfectly set back from the road as a grove of trees and perennial plantings define the front landscape creating additional curb appeal and privacy. A lovely stone pathway leads to the welcoming entry foyer where gleaming hardwood floors flow throughout the home as quality design and attention to detail shows at every turn. The foyer offers delightful glimpses of the kitchen straight ahead as the spacious formal living room opens on the right. The sparkling hardwood floors continue to span as sunlight streams through the large picture window. A wood burning fireplace, with a stylish white mantel and brick surround, creates a focal point for this beautiful room. The living room flows to the formal dining room through a large cased opening. Entertain family and friends with style in this elegant room graced with hardwood floors, chair rail, and crown molding.
Prepare to be amazed as a large cased opening from the dining room transitions to a stunning conservatory encompassed by walls of glass. The quality craftsmanship of this home truly shines in this breathtaking space as the windows fill the room with a delightful glow and showcase views of the tranquil landscape beyond. A gas fireplace adds ambiance and style with a white mantel and marble tile surround. A single French door connects with the large, private backyard perfect for outdoor entertaining and relaxation with its stone patio area, mature trees, and colorful perennial plantings creating a peaceful nature oasis.
A thoughtfully designed floor plan creates an easy flow from both the living and dining rooms to the spacious, modern kitchen where all will love to gather as the chef creates culinary delights with stainless steel appliances, gas cooking, stylish cherry cabinetry, a pantry closet, and recessed lighting. An informal dining area offers the perfect space to enjoy your morning coffee by the sunny bay window. A single French door from the kitchen creates another great connection to the outdoors with direct access to the stone patio area. An updated half bathroom completes the first level with white beadboard trim, a pedestal sink, and a white ceramic tile floor.
The foyer’s lovely staircase leads you to the spacious master bedroom, three more generously-sized family bedrooms, and a family bathroom on the second level. Awake to beautiful sunrises in the master bedroom with an oversized double closet and gleaming hardwood floors. Two more family bedrooms are light-filled with beautifully maintained hardwood floors and plenty of closet space. The updated full family bathroom stuns in neutral tones with a dual sink vanity, a marble countertop, and a ceramic tiled tub and shower.
A large carpeted family room delivers more finished space in the walkout lower level perfect for use as a family room, playroom, exercise space, or whatever you may desire. The convenient laundry area offers a sink and cabinetry. The home’s attached garage provides parking for one car and additional storage.
Be a part of the highly renowned Lexington School System and immerse yourself in the town’s rich history. The Minuteman Bike Path, historic Tower Park, the Masonic Museum, and Lexington’s new Community Center are only a short stroll from home. The location is a commuter’s dream with MBTA and Lexpress bus routes only steps away in addition to easy access to Routes 2 and 128. The school bus also stops right by the house as an added convenience. Enjoy shopping at nearby Wilson’s Farm or the many other shopping and dining options a mile away in the town center. Explore the walking trails within the nearby conservation areas of Great Meadows, Upper Vine Brook, and Daisy Wilson Meadow. This is the perfect place to call home.
|Desirable Follen Hill Neighborhood||Large Bedrooms with Hardwood Floors|
|Meticulous Colonial w/Curb Appeal Galore||Finished Family Room in Walkout Lower Level|
|Gleaming Hardwood Floors||Large Private Backyard with Patio Area|
|Formal Living Room with Fireplace||Formal Dining Room with Chair Rail|
|Stunning Conservatory with Walls and Ceiling of Glass and a Gas Fireplace||Spacious Kitchen with Stainless Steel Appliances, a Pantry, and Informal Dining Area with Bay Window|
|Steps to Minuteman Bike Path, Public Transportation, MBTA and Lexpress Bus Routes, Routes 2 and 128, Historic Tower Park, and Wilson’s Farm|