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Leslie MacKinnon

52 Welles Avenue

$1,050,000 52 Welles Avenue, Boston, MA 02124
Breathtaking 1875 Second Empire-Mansard style home located only 6 miles from Downtown Boston in highly sought after Ashmont Hill. Tall double etched glass doors welcomes you to a grand foyer with a sweeping walnut staircase detailed with unique paired balusters. The front parlor is an entertainers dream with 12-foot high ceilings + a mantled fireplace. Library/media room with built-in shelves adjoins the gorgeous dining room with crown molding, marble mantle + over-sized picture windows overlooking the garden. Bring your design ideas to the vintage kitchen with slider doors opening to the deck. Second floor offers 3 spacious, sunlit bedrooms + full bath. A separate wing has three additional bedrooms and full bath - offering tremendous potential for a Master En Suite with a walk-in closet. Enjoy the expansive + tranquil outdoor space, yard + heritage perennial garden. Many updates + enhancements over the past 12 years - inquire for details. Short stroll to area restaurants, shops + T.
  • Sold
  • 6
  • 3
  • 1875
    Year Built
  • 3,196 Sq.Ft.
    Living Area

Features & Amenities

Area & Lot

  • Status: Sold
  • Living Space: 3,196 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Size: 14,374.8 Sq.Ft.
  • MLS® ID: 72507520
  • Type: Residential
  • Year Built: 1875
  • Architecture Styles: Victorian
  • Water Frontage: Beach Front, Bay, Ocean, 1 to 2 Mile To Beach, Beach Ownership(Public)
  • Elementary School:Bps/Private
  • Middle School: Bps/Private
  • High School: Bps/Private


  • Total Bedrooms: 6
  • Total Bathrooms: 3
  • Full Bathrooms: 3
  • Flooring: Hardwood
  • Appliances: Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Gas Water Heater

Exterior & Building

  • Garage Space: 2
  • Water Source: Public
  • Roof: Shingle, Slate
  • Parking: Detached, Paved Drive, Off Street
  • Heat Type: Steam, Natural Gas
  • Air Conditioning: None
  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Substructure: Frame
  • HOA Amenities: Public Transportation, Shopping, Park, Bike Path, Conservation Area, Highway Access, Private School
  • Green Features: Thermostat
  • Other Exterior Features: Rain Gutters, Professional Landscaping


  • Sales Price: $1,050,000
  • Real Estate Tax: $5,581
  • Zoning: RESI

52 Welles Avenue

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