There is so much to love about 9 Bates Road, a young and meticulously maintained Colonial perfectly set on a low-traffic cul de sac near conservation land, offering plenty of space for the whole family, a large backyard for summertime fun, and has just been freshly painted both inside and out. Commuters will appreciate the short stroll to public transportation at the end of the road with bus routes to Alewife Station.
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The inviting foyer welcomes you as the formal living room opens on the right with crown molding, wainscoting, and hardwood floors, the perfect space for comfortable living and entertaining.
Celebrate special occasions in the formal dining room, a place where everyone will love to gather while admiring the wainscoting, crown molding, hardwood floors, and brand-new chandelier. A large bay window lets in abundant natural light while showcasing backyard views.
The open concept kitchen is a chef’s delight with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, a gas cooktop, a large breakfast bar island, a tile backsplash, hardwood floors, a desk area with overhead cabinetry, a pantry closet, built-in microwave, recessed lighting, and pendant lighting.
A glass slider surrounds the informal dining area with endless natural light, offering delightful views of the private backyard beyond. Dine alfresco on the deck or spend summer days relaxing on the stone patio. The spacious backyard has so much to offer with mature trees for privacy, professional landscaping, a play structure, and plenty of space for kids and pets to play.
A seamless transition from the kitchen and informal dining area opens to the inviting family room, a great place to relax after enjoying the outdoors, graced by a vaulted ceiling for an added feeling of expansiveness. A gas fireplace creates a focal point with its white mantel and raised hearth, a cozy place to gather on chilly nights. The kitchen offers a great connection to the two-car garage, perfect for managing an active lifestyle.
Work and play blend seamlessly with a private office set by the foyer featuring double French doors, wainscoting, and crown molding. The office has a large double closet and an en suite full bathroom, recently updated by adding a beautifully tiled shower with a frameless glass door, offering versatility as the home’s sixth bedroom if desired.
Modern style continues as the second level presents the private primary suite, a peaceful oasis with a large walk-in closet, recessed lighting, and wall to wall carpeting for an extra cozy feel. The spa-like primary bathroom has a dual sink vanity, a jacuzzi tub, a tiled shower, and linen storage.
Four more family bedrooms are full of natural light with wall-to-wall carpeting, double closets, and all offer easy access to the family bathroom featuring a dual sink vanity and a tiled tub with a shower. Easily manage household tasks with the laundry room set conveniently on the bedroom level.
The walkout lower level continues with a highly functional, semi-finished space offering a large recreation and hangout area plus plenty of additional space to accommodate a home gym or to use as desired. Full height windows let in lots of abundant light as a glass slider provides another great connection with the patio and yard.
Move right into this wonderful home, perfectly situated to enjoy all that Lexington has to offer. Outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate the nearby conservation land with trails accessible at the end of Bates Road. Lace up your sneakers and explore the hiking and biking trails of the nearby Minuteman National Park while soaking in the area’s rich history. Commuting is a breeze with the #76 bus to Alewife station only steps away on Wood Street and easy highway access. The Minuteman Bike Path is also a short distance away. Be a part of a highly renowned school system and immerse yourself in the town’s rich history. Welcome home!