8 Bay State Ave, U3, Somerville — listed at $499,000
Open houses: Sat & Sun, Sep 17 & 18, 1 – 2:30 pm
Charming top floor condo in an amazing Somerville location — just outside Davis in happening Ball Square, yet situated on a tranquil one-way side street. This move-in ready unit features hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings in the living room, an eat-in kitchen with pantry, large master bedroom, second bedroom and full bath. Additional perks include in-unit laundry, basement storage, tandem parking and ample outdoor living space in the lovely shared back yard. Fully-renovated in 2005, there are many recent updates including new Pella windows (2012), high-efficiency Weil-McLain boiler (2014), and a new 9-year HW heater (2016). Located just .6 mile to the Davis Square T station, less than a half mile to the Community Path and around the corner from the proposed Ball Square Green Line Station.
Year built/converted: 1905/2005 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Living area: 1133 SF +/- per Master Deed Parking: one tandem space Condo fee: $245 / month 2016 taxes: $3,060 with residential exemption
You’ll love this hip Ball Square neighborhood!
Some neighborhood favorites:
Ball Square Café – just around the corner, this local favorite serves breakfast and lunch daily
The Community Path – walk, ride or skate into Davis or all the way out to Lexington!
Diesel Café – this great Davis Square coffee shop is a great place to eat, caffeinate, or just hang out
Kelly’s Diner – Yankee Magazine named this one of the Top 5 Diners in New England
Lyndell’s Bakery – serving cakes, pastries and bread made from scratch since 1887
Somerville Theater – a historic theater for catching the latest flicks – with $6 matinees!
Sound Bites – a local institution for nearly two decades for its great brunches and friendly bar
True Grounds – this little coffee shop has received national recognition – stop in to find out why
Trum Field – one of Somerville’s major recreation centers and site of the Fourth of July Fireworks
8 Bay State Ave has easy access to the Davis Station (Red Line) at just .6 miles away, as well as several direct buses to other T stations including Sullivan Station (Orange Line) and Lechmere (Green Line).