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47 Mystic Lake Drive, Arlington

Magical views of Lower Mystic Lake from this gorgeous historic home -- you'll never want to leave! Offering Unit 2 as a condo OR someone can opt to buy both units (offered as a package at $1,800,000) to convert into a magnificent single family or keep as a 2-family home. The choice is yours!

Details below are for the condo -- please get in touch for more info on purchasing the full house.

Beautiful historic home in one of the loveliest settings in town, with year-round views of Lower Mystic Lake! This gracious upper-level duplex is airy and bright with high ceilings, tons of windows and architectural details at every turn, not to mention a charming deck where you can watch the sun set over the lake. Flexible 11-room floorplan offers a great open living/dining room perfect for entertaining, while the 4 bedrooms, sunroom and 3 studies provide options for home offices, workout space, a reading nook, or other private escape. Top floor master suite offers potential to double the size of the bathroom and expand into the eaves for a massive walk-in closet. Bring your ideas to create the home of your dreams! Other perks include a private basement with laundry, oversized garage plus driveway parking, and a large shared yard. A true sanctuary where you can watch birds (sometimes eagles!) and other wildlife, or get out on the water with your kayak, while still being less than a mile from all the great restaurants and amenities of Arlington Center!

Rooms: 11

Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2 full / 1 half Living area: 2,387 SF +/- Parking: oversized garage plus one space in driveway Condo fee: $183 / month (estimated; actual tbd) 2020 taxes: $10,689

Listed at $989,000

So many great things about this central Arlington location:

  • Mystic Lakes State Park -- this great park is practically in your backyard -- take a swim, row, sail, or just picnic!

  • Kickstand Café – your new favorite breakfast place right on the bike path

  • Robbins Library – a great neighborhood resource convenient to home!

  • Easy access to the Minuteman Trail for walking & biking

  • Tryst – this popular bistro and bar is a great spot for dinner

  • Capitol Theater – this great little 1925 movie theater (with ice cream parlor!) is a local institution

  • Quebrada Baking Company – breakfast treats, specialty coffees and gorgeous desserts abound…

  • Blue Ribbon BBQ – this “Best of Boston” winner is a local fave offering eat in, take out and catering

  • Chilly Cow – serving locally made ice cream and other frozen desserts – yum!

  • Regent Theater – historic theater with a wide variety of performers

  • Trader Joe’s & Whole Foods – two great grocery stores conveniently nearby

  • Just over two miles to the Alewife Red Line Station—one stop from Davis Square, three stops to Harvard, and a quick trip into Boston!


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