Imagine living in one of Somerville’s most desirable neighborhoods centrally located to enjoy all the amenities of city life. This beautifully renovated, upper-level condo unit is set perfectly along a quiet side street in Gilman Square.
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Enjoy superior walkability to public transportation or top-rated restaurants such as Sarma, Highland Kitchen, and the popular Winter Hill Brewery. The Green Line Extension project is scheduled for completion in May 2022, offering easy commuting with the new Gilman Square stop only a few steps away at the end of Richdale Ave.
A flexible floorplan offers versatility with three bedrooms and a bonus room, a rare find that is ideal for accommodating an office if desired. The home was completely renovated and converted to condo units in 2018 for a ‘like-new’ feel with modern style galore and an open concept floor plan perfect for comfortable living and entertaining. Double windows in the spacious living room welcome the sunshine as the hardwood floors transition seamlessly to the stunning kitchen and dining room beyond.
The chef will love the white quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances, sleek ebony European-style cabinets, sophisticated gold-tone hardware, a large breakfast bar island with a waterfall quartz countertop, gas cooking, trendy pendant lighting, a tile backsplash, hardwood floors, and a built-in microwave. The kitchen offers a pantry area providing additional storage and space for a wine fridge or coffee bar with a wall of coordinating ebony cabinetry.
Outdoor living is easy in the shared backyard perfect for summertime relaxation and entertaining.
The main level continues with two family bedrooms, both full of natural light with hardwood floors and ample closet space. The full bathroom on the main level is beautifully designed with a stylish white vanity, ceramic tile floor, and a tiled tub with a shower. The versatile bonus room works well as a private office for working comfortably from home.
Retreat to your private, treetop paradise in the second level primary suite with a walk-in closet, recessed lighting, hardwood floors, and a vaulted ceiling for an added feeling of expansiveness. The spa-like primary bathroom has a dual sink vanity, a large skylight, and a beautifully tiled shower. Step out to the exclusive-use roof deck off the primary suite, offering a peaceful place to enjoy a summer’s breeze or sunset with delightful views of the cityscape beyond.
The home is equipped with high-end technology. A Nest doorbell/camera and Nest Detect security system with door motion sensors offer added peace of mind. Nest thermostats can help reduce utility bills while the Nest fire/CO alarms offer convenience and safety. The primary suite is equipped with smart voice or app-activated lighting.
There are so many exciting developments happening in the surrounding neighborhood including the extension of the Green Line adding a Gilman Square stop. Richdale Ave will have easy access to the new Green Line stop via a pedestrian connector leading to the nearby Medford Street Plaza. A planned open space is in development and will feature community-focused amenities which could include green space, bike stations, and food truck areas. The brand new, state-of-the -art Somerville High School is only steps away and offers an impressive theater/auditorium, a student-run restaurant, and auto repair bays. Walk to the public library, the YMCA, an organic grocery store, a pharmacy, vibrant Magoun Square, parks, playgrounds, and so much more. It’s the urban lifestyle you have dreamed of.