ONE SPARKS STREET CAMBRIDGE, MA 02138
A quintessential Cambridge Cottage !
At long last, A single family house in Cambridge with full views of the Charles River. At the edge of Harvard Square, and surrounded by a city garden, this former worker’s cottage is full of warmth! On the first floor you will find a lovely living room with built-in bookcases and wood burning fireplace, a formal dining room, a kitchen with cozy breakfast area and a greenhouse window, and a half bath for guests. The “jewel in the crown” is the 2nd floor sitting room with it’s large windows over looking the river and a spacious deck for enjoying the sunset. The principal bedroom – which is also on the 2nd floor – has double closets, a bay window and a full bath. The top floor has two more good sized bedrooms with a sky-lit bath. With newer systems, laundry and storage, the basement has high ceilings and both interior and exterior access. This very special house has been well maintained and there is parking for 2 cars in the driveway.
Size: 1,688 sq. ft.
Bathrooms: 2 full and 1 half bathroom
Basement: Full, unfinished
Lot size: 2,400 sq. ft.
Roof: Asphalt/fiber glass shingles
Outdoor : Deck and fenced yard
Parking: 2 spaces in the driveway
Heat: Hot water baseboards, by gas (3 zones) Electric: Circuit breakers
Laundry: In basement
Year Built: 1873
Taxes: $8,632.65 with residential exemption
There is an additional washer/dryer hookup in the master bathroom closet.
Electrical service should be moved to a higher spot on the deck