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Spotlight: Arlington & Winchester Homes of the Week!

February is just about a wrap as we leap into March. Things are definitely picking up with these fabulous four listings in Winchester and Arlington.

With the Oscars taking place this weekend, we thought we’d have a little fun give our own awards to these homes. The envelope please…..

Best historic home with modern updates: 18 Canal Street, Winchester

Best sunshine and charm: 101 Scituate, Arlington

Most versatile with a little something for everyone: 122 Highland, Arlington

Best starter home or condo alternative: 1 Vista Circle, Arlington

 

18 Canal Street, Winchester  

Open House: Saturday, February 27th, 11:00 – 12:30

                       Sunday, February 28th, 11:00 – 12:30

This is a special home with everything: character, charm, location, updates and space for everyone! Convenient to all Winchester has to offer, this Italianate Victorian, built circa 1876 and according to historic records is known as The Cowdry House, is situated on a large lot. This 9-room home boasts many modern updates, while retaining many original features: high ceilings, classic detailing, impressive moldings, built-ins, a gracious staircase and welcoming foyer. It also offers an open living and dining room which is great as a multifunction family room. There are 3+ spacious bedrooms, with ample closet space, great ceiling height and one with a private bath, 2 ½ bathrooms, a large eat-in kitchen with mud room area and convenient to the patio and garden. There is a delightful carriage house, located in the rear yard, updated with a fireplace and perfect as a home office, artist studio, play house, or man cave. Add value by finishing the huge attic space in the main house, or expand the carriage house to the loft. (MLS #71962809) Click here for the full listing.

Listed: $859,000

What’s Nearby: Winchester shops and restaurants, Commuter Rail, Route 3, Mystic Lakes.

 

101 Scituate Ave., Arlington   

Open House: Saturday, February 27th, 11:00 – 12:30

                       Sunday, February 28th, 1:00 – 2:30

This home is not your typical floor plan. From the over-sized living room to the different angles in the kitchen you notice this house is special. It is located on a charming corner lot that is in close proximity to Mass Ave., Route 2, Memotomy Rocks Park, Brackett School and Robbins Farm. Public transportation, shopping, and restaurants are just around the corner. Upon entering you notice that the home is bright and cheery! The kitchen is updated with Bosch and Samsung appliances, granite counters, and easy access to the lovely deck and spacious yard. The dining room is a cozy space to enjoy meals and conversation with family and friends. Upstairs offers 3 beds and an updated bath. Sunlight streams throughout the house through the many windows. Storage space is not a problem with the large basement. If you love color wait for the spring and summer to enjoy all the colorful blooms! A wonderful home in a convenient location this is a must see! (MLS #71962919) Click here for the full listing.

Listed: $639,000

What’s Nearby: Arlington Center shops and restaurants, public transportation, Mass Ave., Route 2, Memotomy Rocks Park, Brackett School and Robbins Farm.

 

122 Highland Ave., Arlington   

Open House: Saturday, February 27th, 11:00 – 12:30

                       Sunday, February 28th, 1:00 – 2:30

Fabulous stucco Colonial that offers a little bit of something for everyone. Looking for easy access to Brackett School, Robbins Farm, Menotomy Rocks, and Mass Ave? This home has it! Are you an outdoor enthusiast looking for an oversized, private, enclosed back yard? How about a deck with a pergola that is covered by wisteria during the spring and summer? 112 Highland has both! Would you like a bright, airy feeling home? Check that off the list! Large kitchen with walk through pantry… has that too! Wonderful open flow …YES! Natural woodwork with beamed and coffered ceilings and built-in … yes on display in the living room and dining room! 3 beds, 2 baths, fireplace, a den with a wall of windows … all available here! Looking for a space that affords you the opportunity to grow into ... how about converting the attic .. this home has expansion possibilities! Storage? Lots in this basement! Come see this home and start checking things off your list! (MLS # 71962920) Click here for the full listing.

Listed: $629,000

What’s Nearby: Arlington Center shops and restaurants, public transportation, Mass Ave., Route 2, Memotomy Rocks Park, Brackett School and Robbins Farm.

 

1 Vista Circle, Arlington   

Open House: Saturday, February 27th, 1:00 – 2:30

                       Sunday, February 28th, 11:00 – 12:30

Vista Circle is a wonderful dead end street located a short distance to the Bishop School, public transportation, the Minuteman Bikeway, and shops and restaurants in Arlington Center. This ranch style home offers two bedrooms, a large eat-in-kitchen with sliders leading out to the patio, and living room. Some updates over the years are the addition of central air, putting on a new roof, repairing the front stairs and walkway, and updating the bath. Gardening enthusiasts will enjoy the expanse of green space and the opportunity to be outside tending the perennials. This can be the perfect starter home, or the perfect home for downsizing, or a great condo alternative! Sunlight streams into this home making it bright and cheery. Buyers would need to perform due diligence to see if a second floor could be added if there is a need for more space. (MLS #71962918) Click here for the full listing.

Listed: $429,000

What’s Nearby: Arlington Center shops and restaurants, Mass. Ave., public transportation, Minuteman Bikeway, Bishop School.