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Back Bay Real Estate

Overview: With its signature brownstone Victorian homes, Back Bay is one of Boston's most iconic neighborhoods. From cultural hubs like Newbury Street and The Prudential Center to beautiful parks like The Commonwealth Avenue Mall, this area has so much to offer.

Location: Back Bay is located in the heart of Boston along The Charles River. There are several MBTA stations here, including, the Green Line's Copley, Convention Center and Arlington stations. Back Bay is surrounded by the following neighborhoods: Fenway/Kenmore, the South End, and Beacon Hill.

Culture: Back Bay has a vibrant atmosphere with great shopping, beautiful parks, and many popular bars and restaurants.

Notable Places: Newbury Street, Prudential Center, Copley Square, Copley Place, Boston Public Library, The Charles River Esplanade.

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25 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA

Price$18,950,000The price has recently decreased

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MLS Number 72114230

  • Single Family
  • Bathroom 6
  • Bedrooms 5
  • Year Built 1890
  • Parking Spaces 4

Extraordinary residence on the 1st block of sunny-side Commonwealth Avenue combines the scale and luxuries of suburban living with the convenience and amenities of city living. Beaming natural light through 32 windows, one can relish panoramic views of the distinguished Commonwealth Avenue Mall. This quintessential Back Bay home with private entrance, features 5 bedrooms 4 full & 2 half baths and has been impeccably maintained, exuding elegance and charm. The spectacular 42 ft living room boasts 15ft ceilings and features a grand fireplace showcasing the magnitude of this property. Separate dining. The stunning library highlights beautifully detailed woodwork. Resplendent private patio offers magnificent entertaining space. 5 gas fireplaces, oversized closet space/storage, and 2 full laundry rooms add to the home’s unique features. On-site superintendent M-F. The pice de rsistance is the private elevator to all levels and 4 full garage parking spaces completing this remarkable home.

Listed by Jeannemarie Conley of Compass

Marsh Properties
30 Newbury Street, 3rd Floor
Boston MA, 02116
Office: (617) 716-0240

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25 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02116

Price$18,950,000The price has recently decreased

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MLS Number 72114201

  • Condo or Co-op
  • Bedrooms 5
  • Bathroom 6

Extraordinary residence on the 1st block of sunny-side Commonwealth Avenue combines the scale and luxuries of suburban living with the convenience and amenities of city living. Beaming natural light through 32 windows, one can relish panoramic views of the distinguished Commonwealth Avenue Mall. This quintessential Back Bay home with private entrance, features 5 bedrooms 4 full & 2 half baths and has been impeccably maintained, exuding elegance and charm. The spectacular 42 ft living room boasts 15ft ceilings and features a grand fireplace showcasing the magnitude of this property. Separate dining. The stunning library highlights beautifully detailed woodwork. Resplendent private patio offers magnificent entertaining space. 5 gas fireplaces, oversized closet space/storage, and 2 full laundry rooms add to the home’s unique features. On-site superintendent M-F. The pice de rsistance is the private elevator to all levels and 4 full garage parking spaces completing this remarkable

Listed by Jeannemarie Conley of Compass

Marsh Properties
30 Newbury Street, 3rd Floor
Boston MA, 02116
Office: (617) 716-0240

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401 Beacon, Boston, MA 02115

Price$11,900,000The price has recently decreased

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MLS Number 72087510

  • Condo or Co-op
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Bathroom 6

The Lydon provides a new level of style and sophistication in one of the most iconic and culturally sophisticated neighborhoods, Boston’s venerable Back Bay. Modern living in an historic context. Upon entry, you are immersed in the ingenious layout of the apartment, with finishes of the highest order, and unrivaled entertaining spaces. Refined architecture in an understated sophisticated style, characterized by clean lines and sublime detailing. Two garage parking spaces per residence, and direct elevator access. Daily conveniences are attended with ease at The Lydon with the help of a daytime concierge. Three and four bedroom homes available, on single floor, and two floor configurations. There is an additional fee of $165/month for each parking space. FLOOR PLAN ATTACHED IN DOCUMENTS SECTION.

Listed by Rene Rodriguez and Karina Erickson of Cabot & Company

Marsh Properties
30 Newbury Street, 3rd Floor
Boston MA, 02116
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257 Commonwealth, Boston, MA 02116

Price$11,250,000The price has recently decreased

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MLS Number 72150952

  • Condo or Co-op
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Bathroom 4

Rare and coveted combination of the entire parlor and 2nd floors overlooking the Mall and connected by a grand elliptical staircase.The Parlor floor features the Cochrane mansion's original public rooms - perfect for entertaining on a grand or intimate scale. The centerpiece is the forty foot Great Hall. Today it serves as this condominium home's elegant entrance foyer and the family room at the far end. The drawing room, bay-windowed living room and dining room are accessed from the Hall, providing a natural flow. Full updated kitchen. Powder room. Palatial 900+SF private deck. The 2nd floor features a masterful entertaining salon with a full kitchen. Powder room. Bay-windowed library. Master bedroom with a marble bath and large walk-in closet en-suite. Two-three family bedrooms. Adjacent full bath. Additional features include massive pocket doors, soaring ceilings, stunning wood and plaster detail, seven fireplaces, C/A and keyed elevator. Two full garage spaces.

Listed by Marsh Properties and Tim Marsh of Marsh Properties

Marsh Properties
30 Newbury Street, 3rd Floor
Boston MA, 02116
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274 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02116

Price$10,495,000The price has recently decreased

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MLS Number 72115063

  • Condo or Co-op
  • Bedrooms 7
  • Bathroom 8

The Penthouse at 274 Beacon Street - One of Back Bay's most iconic residences is this one-of-a-kind 6,900+ sq ft penthouse duplex. Offering elegant entertaining spaces and intimate family living combined with supreme privacy and sensational views. A concierge Co-op building is professionally managed and owner occupied. Elevator access to the 9th fl of the building leads into the gracious formal foyer. Lured into the banquet size living room with soaring ceiling heights, refined crown and wall moldings, fireplace, parquet floors and floor to ceiling windows that frame the stunning views over the Charles River to Cambridge & beyond. A handsome study with wood paneling, wet bar, and fireplace. The formal dining room has stunning views is located adjacent to a large eat-in kitchen. The upper floor has 6+ bedrooms, 6 full baths, laundry room, and abundant storage. Separate 1 bed/1 bath condo included, private storage room, Co-op fee includes taxes, 1 full garage & 2 outdoor parking spaces

Listed by Michael Harper of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage-Boston-Commonwealth Avenue

Marsh Properties
30 Newbury Street, 3rd Floor
Boston MA, 02116
Office: (617) 716-0240

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200 Beacon, Boston, MA 02116

Price$9,995,000The price has recently decreased

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MLS Number 72064214

  • Condo or Co-op
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathroom 4

Spanning two buildings is a Second, parlor and garden floor Maisonette. Architect Guy Grassi and interior designer Bunny Williams collaborated to create this very special space.Second floor includes 40' wide living room,large library, dining room , kitchen and spectacular Charles River Views perfect for entertaining. The residence offers phenomenally high ceilings, elevator to all 3 levels and a potential for 3 to 6 bedrooms. Additional features are garden patio and a large rooftop deck. Parlor level has private street entrance that gives one the feeling of a single family home and opens up to reception area that leads to the master suite. The suite consists of a library, master bedroom, huge master closets, washer/dryer, kitchenette, and large master bathroom with fireplace and Jacuzzi. Connected garden level may be accessed by a separate entrance and consists of a bedroom,living room, laundry, full kitchen and private stone and landscaped garden. 4 GarageTandem Parking.

Listed by Beth Dickerson of Gibson Sotheby's International Realty

Marsh Properties
30 Newbury Street, 3rd Floor
Boston MA, 02116
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237 Marlborough Street, Boston, MA

Price$9,650,000The price has recently decreased

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MLS Number 72158852

  • Single Family
  • Bathroom 6
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Year Built 1892
  • Parking Spaces 2

Located on the sunny side of iconic Marlborough Street, this magnificent New Construction Single Family is a wonderful entertaining home. Currently in the process of complete renovation, this home offers buyers a very unique opportunity to customize. Gracious rooms, high ceilings, beautiful moldings and elegant finishes perfectly blend traditional Back Bay detail with modern amenities. One of the most exceptional aspects of this home is the incredible outdoor living space. There is both an oversized back deck over the garage with piped in grill, as well as a large head house opening to a walk-out roof deck complete with 2nd kitchen and amazing city views. Featuring 4-5 bedrooms, elevator, 2-car garage, a full-floor master suite, library, fitness room, and au pair suite, this is truly a special opportunity to live in one of Boston’s most extraordinary residences. There is also the option of a pool.

Listed by Amy Goldberg of Compass

Marsh Properties
30 Newbury Street, 3rd Floor
Boston MA, 02116
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27 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02116

Price$8,995,000The price has recently decreased

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MLS Number 72129433

  • Condo or Co-op
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Bathroom 6

Simply the most spectacular address in the city. Here is a rare opportunity to own one of Boston's most iconic and architecturally significant homes located on the first block of Commonwealth Avenue. This dynamic 4400+ square foot three bedroom, four full and two half bathroom parlor and garden duplex awaits your custom renovations. Property offers the most exquisite gardens, truly a horticulturist's dream. The parlor level boasts an elegant entertaining area, a sophisticated office complete with a fireplace, a sun-drenched kitchen, an ornate formal dining room and a grand living room. The garden level contains three bedrooms, including an expansive master suite with sitting area and his and hers bathrooms with dressing rooms. This bespoke corner residence comes complete with two garage parking spaces and direct elevator access. The property is staffed part-time and professionally managed. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to acquire a true Boston trophy asset.

Listed by Michael Carucci of Gibson Sotheby's International Realty

Marsh Properties
30 Newbury Street, 3rd Floor
Boston MA, 02116
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100 Beacon, Boston, MA 02116

Price$8,499,000The price has recently decreased

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MLS Number 72134322

  • Condo or Co-op
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Bathroom 5

100 Beacon promises luxurious city living with 24-hour concierge steps from The Esplanade and The Boston Public Garden. Renovated to the highest standards, this full-floor residence boasts over four thousand square feet with direct elevator access and stunning Charles River, Public Garden and City views. The spacious floor plan effortlessly incorporates gracious entertaining rooms including formal living and dining rooms separated by a double-sided gas fireplace, the high-end eat-in kitchen, handsome wood paneled library, den/media room and wet bar. The spacious master suite features corner exposure, two custom walk-in dressing rooms and a sumptuous, six-piece limestone bath. Three additional family or guest bedrooms all have en-suite baths. Exceptional storage and large laundry room complete this rare offering. Valet garage parking for two cars.

Listed by Tracy Campion and Fiona Romeri of Campion & Company Fine Homes Real Estate

Marsh Properties
30 Newbury Street, 3rd Floor
Boston MA, 02116
Office: (617) 716-0240

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1 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02116

Price$7,995,000The price has recently decreased

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MLS Number 71936812

  • Condo or Co-op
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Bathroom 4

Trinity Place! One of a kind four bedroom penthouse boasting a 455 square foot private outdoor terrace. A premier & highly coveted luxury residence, Trinity Place features 24-hour 5-star concierge service, uniformed doorman & porter, full time valet, on-site property manager, resident fitness center & spa/massage therapy room. In home dining/"room service" provided by renowned Sorellina Restaurant. Expansive & grand living/dining room opens to an oversized private terrace perfectly configured with stunning Charles River Views as well as sunny Southern & Western Exposures. Spacious eat-in kitchen features custom Bulthaup cabinetry, stone counter tops & top of the line appliances & fixtures. Sprawling master bedroom suite features an oversized custom built out dressing area and en-suite master bathroom with four windows showcasing the Charles River and Back Bay views. Separate bedroom wing features three spacious bedrooms. Luxury urban living & attention to detail at its finest!

Listed by Brett DeRocker of First Boston Realty International

Marsh Properties
30 Newbury Street, 3rd Floor
Boston MA, 02116
Office: (617) 716-0240

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