186 Scituate St, Arlington MA 02476

Home Details

List Price: $599,000
Sale Price: $610,000 (102%)
Property Size: 1,350 sqft (Includes finished room in lower level)
List Date: May 31, 2018
Lot Size: 4,400 sqft (0.1 acres)
Rooms: 6
Parking: 1 car garage, 4 Off-Street
Bedrooms: 2
Taxes: $6,407 (2017)
Bathrooms: 1
Grade School: Brackett ES
Fireplaces: None
Middle School: Ottoson MS
Heat: Gas Fueled Hot Water Baseboards
High School: Arlington HS

A true delight perfectly tucked away on a quiet street only steps away from the highly desirable Brackett Elementary School and the popular Robbins Farm. This meticulously maintained home offers a top location in Arlington Heights with spectacular seasonal views of the Boston skyline. Enjoy lovely sunrises from the back porch each morning and the twinkling of the city lights at night. The location is a dream come true for commuters with easy access to Route 2 and bus routes to Harvard Square and Alewife only steps away.

Modern style and curb appeal galore define this immaculate home as colorful gardens fill the surrounding landscape with unique trees and perennial plantings. The covered front entrance welcomes you inside the front foyer as gleaming hardwood floors flow throughout the home’s interior full of thoughtfully designed updates. You’ll feel right at home in the cheerful and spacious living room graced by shining hardwood floors and a sunny triple window, providing the perfect space for comfortable living and entertaining. Enjoy special gatherings with family and friends in the elegant formal dining room graced by a large triple window, chair rail, crown molding, and a beautiful built-in china cabinet.

The chef ’s culinary skills are guaranteed to shine in the updated and modern kitchen with granite counters, stylish white beadboard wainscoting, gas cooking, a subway tile backsplash, pendant lighting, recessed lighting, and ceramic tile flooring. A large double window by the informal dining area opens the home to even more light and air while offering delightful views of the screened porch and the beautiful scenery beyond. A mudroom area off the kitchen, with ceramic tile flooring and a large pantry closet, creates a great connection with the screened porch. Many summer days will be spent relaxing on the porch overlooking the lovely flower gardens below. What a perfect place to enjoy the seasonal views of the Boston skyline or your very own private fireworks display visible from the city every Fourth of July..

Natural light streams through the triple window of the master bedroom graced by gleaming hardwood floors with his and hers closets. The family bedroom is generously sized and full of natural light with beautiful hardwood floors and a large closet for storage. The bathroom stuns with modern flair and is tastefully updated in neutral tones with a stylish vanity, ceramic tile floor, and a tiled tub and shower.

A finished room in the walkout lower level is perfect for use as a family room, playroom, exercise space, or whatever you may desire. The basement features a laundry area, high ceilings, and plenty of additional storage space. The long driveway circles around to the back of the home offering abundant off street parking and access to the home’s single car garage. The side entrance provides another convenient connection to the driveway and backyard.

You’ll love coming home to this popular neighborhood within a close-knit community where neighbors reach out to say hello or lend a helping hand. Be a part of the highly-renowned Brackett Elementary School and meet up with other families just steps away at the beautiful Robbins Farm with its sprawling playground and breathtaking views of the Boston skyline. Explore the walking trails of Arlington’s hidden gem, Menotomy Rocks Park, which is only a short stroll from home. Commuting is easy with nearby access to Route 2, public transportation, and a short drive to Alewife Station. Welcome to Arlington!

Home Highlights

Fantastic Curb Appeal
Updated Kitchen with Granite Counters, Subway Tile Backsplash, Gas Cooking, and an Informal Dining Area
Modern Style Galore with Many Updates
Large Pantry Closet Off Kitchen For Extra Storage
Gleaming Hardwood Floors
Screened Porch With Seasonal Views of the Boston Skyline
Cabinet, Chair Rail, and Crown Molding
Finished Playroom in Walkout Lower Level
Spacious Living Room with Triple Window
Full of Natural Light
Formal Dining Room with Built-In China
Popular Neighborhood Steps From Highly Desirable Brackett Elementary School, Robbins Farm, and Public Transportation

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