Golf Course
165 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA
$ 12,000,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#72895776
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CityCambridge
  • AreaWest Cambridge
  • Zip02138
  • StyleVictorian
  • Year Built1873
  • Taxes$ 53642
  • Price$ 12,000,000
  • Bedrooms7
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage5709
  • Lot Size0.64 Acres
Data Source:
Massachusetts MLS Property Info Network (MLSPIN)
Property Description

Located at one of Cambridge’s very finest sites close to Harvard Square. Secluded and private, stately 1873 Victorian set back behind lovely flower-bordered gardens. Twice-recipient of MA Horticultural Society awards. 10' ceilings, palatial proportions throughout. Large-scale entertaining spaces. Unusually gracious rooms, all with two exposures. Abundant natural light. Vast south-facing living room. Magnificent library with original fine wood paneling and built-in bookcases. Dining room accommodates everyone, featuring a fireplace and bay. Colossal light-filled kitchen. Many bedrooms and studies, all generously proportioned and most with baths en-suite. Oversized windows and doors; hardwood floors; unusually deep moldings. 6 fireplaces, with unique marble or wood mantelpieces. Central AC. Meticulously maintained and ready for updating. Potential for more than 8,000 sq ft of finished space in the main house. Elegant rear carriage house/garage offers an additional 2650 sq ft above grade.

Price History
9/16/2021 Listed $15,300,000
6/9/2022 22% - $12,000,000

General Features

Appliances Tank Water Heater, Water Heater(Separate Booster), Utility Connections for Gas Range
Architectural Style Victorian
Attached Garage No
Basement Full, Walk-Out Access, Interior Entry, Concrete
Building Area Units Square Feet
Buyer Agent Compensation 2.5
Carport Y/N No
City Cambridge
Community Features Public Transportation, Shopping, Park, Walk/Jog Trails, Golf, Medical Facility, Bike Path, Conservation Area, Highway Access, House of Worship, Private School, Public School, T-Station, University
Compensation Based On Net Sale Price
Construction Materials Frame
Cooling Central Air, 3 or More
County Middlesex
Directions Please pull into the driveway. Brattle between Appleton and Channing
Disclosures Snow-Melt System On Concrete Parking Area.
Electric Circuit Breakers, 200+ Amp Service
Facilitator Compensation 2.5
Garage Spaces, Detached Garage 3
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Forced Air, Natural Gas, Hydro Air, Fireplace
Interior Features Bathroom - Full, Bathroom, Library, Home Office, Bedroom
Lot Size Square Feet 27690
MLS Area West Cambridge
Master on main Second
Patio/Porch Features Porch, Deck, Patio
Property Attached Y/N No
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
Roof Slate, Metal
Sewer Public Sewer
Showing Instructions Call List Agent, Accompanied Showings, Appointment Required, Contact Christian For An Appointment. Day Ahead Notice Preferred.
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name Brattle Street
Sub-Agency Relationship Offered No
Tax Annual Amount 53642
Tax Lot 00015
Tax Year 2022
TaxAssessedValue 8800100
Total Rooms 14
Utilities for Gas Range
Waterfront Y/N No
Year Built 1873
Year Built Details Approximate, Renovated Since
Yearbuiltsource Public Records
Zoning A1

Interior Features

Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Bathroom 1 Level Second
Bathroom 2 Level Second
Bathroom 3 Level Second
Bedroom 2 Features Bathroom - Full
Bedroom 2 Level Second
Bedroom 3 Features Bathroom - Full, Fireplace
Bedroom 3 Level Second
Bedroom 4 Features Bathroom - Full
Bedroom 4 Level Second
Bedroom 5 Level Third
Fireplace Features Dining Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Flooring Tile, Carpet, Hardwood
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 2
Heating Y/N Yes
Kitchen Level First
Laundry Features In Basement
Roomdiningroomlevel First
Roomlivingroomlevel First
Roommasterbathroomfeatures Yes
Roommasterbedroomfeatures Bathroom - Full
Total Baths 7
Total Bedrooms 7
Total Fireplaces 6
Window Features Insulated Windows

Exterior Features

Living Area 5709
Building Area Total 5709
Covered Spaces 3
Foundation Details Stone
Lot Features Level, Other
Lot Size Acres 0.64
Lot Size Area 0.64
Lot Size Units Acres
Open Parking Y/N Yes
Parking Features Detached, Paved Drive, Off Street, Paved
Road Frontage Type Public
Total Parking 8
Water Source Public


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 02138

AVG $5.92M
AVG $23,702
AVG 168
Year Built
AVG 1898
AVG 78
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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