167 Porter St

Melrose, MA 02176 View Map $900,000 Ask a Question
Beds6
Baths1Full11/2
Sq.Ft.2,520
Year1880
167 Porter St Melrose, MA 02176 | MLS 73181494 Photo 1
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Status: Sold
Property Type:Detached
MLS #:73181494
Sq. Feet:2,520
Date Sold:1/2/2024
Lot Size:0.17 Acres
County:Middlesex
This stately, historic and spacious 19th century colonial, a.k.a. "Frank James Sherman house", is nestled in the heart of one of the most desirable neighborhoods in Melrose. Sitting high above the street, enjoy your afternoons relaxing in the large screened porch watching the neighborhood activity below. The interior features 11 rooms with many special and period-appropriate elements including an exquisite Portugese tiled wood & coal fireplace, beautiful ceiling medallions, rosettes set in the doorway mouldings, 10" baseboards, and gorgeous and uniquely ornate radiators. The 1st floor includes a welcoming foyer w/french doors that lead to the living room, dining room, kitchen, office, 1/2 bath and mudroom. The 2nd level includes 4 bedrooms and a full bath. The private 3rd level features 2 add'l bedrooms. Located 20 min north of Boston, this home is located on the east side of Melrose, close to Bellview CC, Melrose/Wakefield hospital, local schools, and shopping/restaurants.

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Price Change History

Date Old Price New Price Percent Change
1/9/2024$859,900$900,0004.7%

Community Information

Address:167 Porter St, Melrose, MA 02176
County:Middlesex
City:Melrose
Zip Code:02176

School Information

High School:Melrose High
Middle School:Melrose Middle
Elementary School:Varies

Architecture

Bedrooms: 6
Bathrooms: 1 Full / 1 Half
Year Built:1880
Style:Colonial
Construction Materials: Frame
Building Area: 2520
Roof: Shingle
Foundation: Stone
Basement: Full
Parking Features: Paved Drive, Off Street, Paved
Parking Total: 4

Features / Amenities

Interior Features: Crown Molding, Closet, Entrance Foyer, Office, Mud Room, Bedroom
Appliances: Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Utility Connections for Gas Range
Fireplace Yes/No: Yes
Fireplace Features: Dining Room
Flooring: Wood, Vinyl, Carpet, Hardwood, Flooring - Hardwood, Flooring - Vinyl, Flooring - Wood
Kitchen Features: Flooring - Vinyl, Dining Area, Gas Stove, Lighting - Overhead
Exterior Features: Porch, Porch - Screened
Patio And Porch: Porch, Screened
Door Features: French Doors
Cooling Yes/No: Yes
Cooling: Window Unit(s)
Heating: Baseboard, Oil, Electric
Total Rooms:11

Property Features

Lot Size: 0.17 Acres
Lot Features: Corner Lot, Level
Utilities: for Gas Range
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Public
Electric: Fuses, 100 Amp Service
Road Frontage: Public
Zoning:URA
Directions:GPS

Tax and Financial Info

Tax Year: 2023
Tax Annual Amount: $7,830
Current Financing: Conv. Fixed
Contingency: Pending P&S
Buyer Agency Compensation: 2
Transaction Broker Compensation: 2
Buyer Agent Compensation: 2
Disclosures: Electric heat on 3rd level. Two windows are cracked and will be repaired by owner prior to closing. Roof is older. Windows are original. Older boiler refurbished w/new parts. 2016 HWH. Gas in the house - gas cooking, but

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Listing provided courtesy of Deborah Higgins, Keller Williams Realty.

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Listing Information Last Updated 7/20/2024