88 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

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  • Single Family Home
  • Price: $5,750,000
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 5 Full, 1 Half
  • Square Feet: 6,013
  • Taxes: $25,095
  • # Fireplaces: 6
  • Year Built: 1810
  • Garage Size: 1
  • MLS Number: 72631708
  • Status: Active

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The Asa Gray house is a remarkable historic property with meticulous preservation work and modern finishes. The property was designed by famous architect Ithiel Town and was built within the Harvard Botanic Garden before being moved further down Garden Street over a century ago. The home has a sprawling first floor, including a living room, library, dining room, eat-in kitchen with a Viking stove including a griddle & grill, butcher block island, 2 dishwashers and a SubZero refrigerator. There is also a family room and a great room, which can be used as a studio or guest suite. Upstairs, the regal master suite has a fireplace, 4-piece bath with radiant heat and a 25' x 14' dressing room with custom cabinetry. There are 3 additional bedrooms, each with an en-suite bath. The laundry room is on the 2nd floor as well. Outside, there are beautiful gardens, a large patio and a neoclassical styled yard. The home is within a mile radius of Harvard Square, Porter Square and many great parks.


Between Garden Terrace and Madison Street

Mortgage Payments

The approximate monthly Principal & Interest payment for this property would be $27,780.52. This payment is based on a 30-year loan at a fixed rate of 5.0% with a down payment of $575,000. Actual lender interest rates and loan programs may vary.

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  • Family room is 25X25
  • Family Room Level: First Floor
  • Master bedroom is 18X16
  • Master Bedroom Level: Second Floor
  • Bedroom 2 is 17X16
  • Bedroom 2 Level: Second Floor
  • Bedroom 3 is 17X16
  • Bedroom 3 Level: Second Floor
  • Bedroom 4 is 16X13
  • Bedroom 4 Level: Second Floor
  • Dining Room is 19X16
  • Dining Level: First Floor
  • Kitchen is 18X16
  • Kitchen Level: First Floor
  • Living Room is 17X16
  • Living Room Level: First Floor
  • Laundry Room is 7X7
  • Laundry Room Level: Second Floor
  • Other Room 2 is 17X16
  • Other Room is 23X19
  • Other Room Level: First Floor
  • Number of rooms: 10
  • Fireplace in master bedroom
  • Fireplace in 2nd bedroom
  • Fireplace in 3rd bedroom
  • Fireplace in dining room
  • Fireplace in living room
  • Central air
  • Radiant heat
  • Hot water radiator heat
  • Attached parking
  • Off street parking
  • Parking spaces: 2
  • Garage spaces: 1
  • Frame exterior
  • Lot acreage is: 0.32
  • Corner lot
  • Lot zoned: Res
  • Kitchen island
  • Full basement
  • Walkout basement
  • City sewer
  • City water
  • Property style: colonial
  • Tax year: 2020

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Data last updated: 7/13/2020

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