A rare offering in the desirable Kelwyn Manor neighborhood, only a short stroll to the peaceful shores of Spy Pond, Hardy Elementary School, and delicious dining in Capitol Square, this meticulous and beautifully updated Colonial is the perfect place to call home.
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The home’s lovely curb appeal, accented by a variety of plantings and professional landscaping, makes a wonderful first impression.
The front entry welcomes you inside the freshly painted, formal living room with shining hardwood floors and crown molding. A brand-new gas fireplace, installed March 2021, creates a cozy atmosphere for chilly nights and provides a focal point with its white mantel and surround.
A French door opens to the adjoining sunroom, full of natural light and perfect to use as a sitting room or private office. Walls of windows welcome the sunshine and offer sweep-around views of the surrounding landscape.
Share special meals in the inviting formal dining room with hardwood floors, chair rail, crown molding, a corner china cabinet, and an elegant crystal chandelier to add the finishing touch.
The stunning and spacious, open concept kitchen is the perfect place for the chef to work their magic with granite countertops, a large breakfast bar island, a tray ceiling above the island, gorgeous wood cabinetry, a tile backsplash, recessed lighting, and stainless steel appliances including the Viking gas cooktop, Viking vent hood, and a brand new refrigerator.
Double French doors offer an easy connection with the delightful cedar-paneled sunroom and backyard beyond. The sunroom is the perfect place to relax close to nature with backyard views at every angle and a vaulted ceiling for an added feeling of expansiveness.
Dine al fresco on the patio or spend summer days relaxing and entertaining in the private backyard. The fully fenced yard has so much to offer with a large tree for shade and a storage shed to organize all your garden tools.
The kitchen transitions seamlessly to the open concept, freshly painted family room with a large bay window, hardwood flooring, and recessed lighting. Another large window, flanked by built-in shelving and a window seat below, offers a visual centerpiece as well as a cozy place to curl up with a good book. This is such a wonderfully inviting, sunny and cheerful area guaranteed to make you feel right at home. An exterior door provides another great connection with the backyard.
A large double closet houses the laundry area, convenient for managing household chores while multi-tasking family life. A full bathroom with a pedestal sink and shower completes the first level.
Retreat to the second level and the huge master suite set at the rear of the home for added privacy. Fall asleep beneath the stars at night or enjoy the endless natural light the double skylights provide during the day. You will love relaxing in this beautiful room with a vaulted ceiling, gleaming hardwood floors, a ceiling fan, decorative accent windows, and large double closets. The master bathroom has a spa-like feel with an oversized tiled shower, jacuzzi tub, and a granite-topped vanity. This thoughtfully designed home offers the perfect blend of private spaces when rest or quiet times are needed, in addition to the inviting areas to gather for special family moments.
Three more family bedrooms deliver comfort and style, one featuring exterior access to a private balcony. The bedrooms offer ample closet space, ceiling fans, and hardwood floors. Another family bathroom on the second level is freshly painted with a pedestal sink and shower.
The freshly painted, semi-finished lower level offers an additional 800+ square feet to use as desired. Rainy days will never be dull with the huge recreational space perfect for ping pong, a casual hangout spot, or as an exercise room. Another bonus room works well as a playroom or to use as desired. A convenient storage room offers built-in shelving and a utility sink.
What a dream location, perfectly set in the close-knit and family friendly community of Kelwyn Manor. Stroll to Spy Pond to enjoy serene views and beautiful sunsets. Specialty shops, a variety of cuisines, and the famous Capitol Theater are all within walking distance. Walk to Hardy Elementary School and take advantage of easy access to Route 2, a short distance to public transportation, and the nearby Minuteman Bike Trail. Welcome to Arlington!