Property Details

Bedrooms: 7
Bathrooms: 5½
Area: Munroe Hill
Style: Mansion
Sq. Ft.: 7,282
Lot Size: 42,632
MLS ID: 71648367
Year Built: 1913

Spectacular In-Town Estate. Rare. Colonial Revival mansion with delightful guest house on beautiful .98 acres close to vibrant town center. Superior public schools, community facilities and easy access to I95, Cambridge and Boston.
Exquisite architectural detail throughout the 16 open light filled rooms of the main house with high ceilings, crown moldings, raised panels, formal staircase, French doors, bay windows, hand painted walls and designer wallpaper. Built in 1913 and rich in history, it was the residence of Charles Ponzi in 1920. Restored and renovated, with updated infrastructure, this extraordinary property has been meticulously maintained. One of the many highlights is the stunning circular conservatory with views out over the landscaped gardens. Perfect flow for entertaining throughout large spaces and floor plan allows internal privacy. Impressive cherry and granite chef’s kitchen boasts open floor plan with butler’s pantry, cook’s pantry, spacious dining and sitting areas with fireplace plus adjacent family room. Amazing master suite with an 11 x 29 s.f. bath, double dressing rooms, two fireplaces, and a private balcony. Versatile 3rd floor with two spacious rooms and full bath. Outstanding lower level with exercise studio, sauna, full bath, playroom and access to heated 3 car garage. Delightful four room guest house with 9’9″ceilings provides fabulous possibilities for extended family, staff, guests, adult children, studio, office or rental. The guest house has an oversized two car garage with pull down access to tremendous attic storage.

Structure
Color………… Yellow
Exterior…… Stucco
Roof………Slate
Foundation………Poured Concrete
Floors………Wood, Tile, Vnyl, Hardwood
Garage…………5 Bays Total ([email protected] Main House Heated, [email protected] House)
Fireplaces…………4 Gas
Basement…………Full, Finished
Deck……………11’ x 7’6”
Porch……………24’ x 14’
Balcony…………17’ x 8’
Systems
Heat…………Hydro Air
Fuel/Zones……Gas / 8 Zones
Hot Water……Gas / Tank
Electrical Service…Circuit Breakers
A/C…………Central / 5 Zones
Water/Sewer……Town
Legal
Zoning………Residential
Assessment………$2,283,000
Taxes…………… $33,925.38
Fiscal Year…2015
Book/Page…60326/564
Registry…………South Middlesex
Room Dimensions~First Floor
Covered Entrance…24’ x 14’
Foyer……………22’8 x 9’3
Library…………13’ x 11’3
Conservatory………18’ x 18’
Living Room………29’8 x 16’1 w/FP
Dining Room…19’2 x 13’
Butler’s Pantry……9’3 x 8’4
Powder Room……9’3 x 6’9
Kitchen…………… 21’2 x 12’
Sitting Area/Dining Area……… 30’5 x 21’8 w/FP
Family Room……25’6 x 10’
Deck……………11’ x 7’6
Room Dimensions~Second Floor
Foyer…………… 17’ x 13’9 + 9’5 x 9’2 w/window seat
Master BR Suite
Master Bedroom…25’6 x 11’8 w/FP
Master Bathroom…. 23’ x 11’ w/FP
2 Dressing Rooms.. 10’8 x 11’9 + 11’9 x 8’3
Balcony………17’ x 8’
Bedroom 2……… 16’1 x 11’8
Bedroom 3……… 16’ x 15’
Bedroom 4………13’1 x 13’1
Bedroom 5……… 15’2 x 13’1
Bathroom………11’7 x 7’ w/shower
Bathroom………11’7 x 7’8 tub w/shower
Linen……………20’9 x 9’3
Room Dimensions~Third Floor
Bedroom 6.……… 24’ x 17’
Bedroom 7.……… 15’1 x 12’5
Bath w/shower……14’8 x 6’8
Room Dimensions~Lower Level
Options ~
Exercise Studio……27’5 x 21’1
Spa Area…………13’10 x 13’6
Sauna…………… 8’9 x 6’4
Bath w/shower…… 9’6 x 5’2
Utility…………… 11’2 x 6’
Laundry………… 10’8 x 8’8
Mudroom………… 7’5 x 11’4
Coat Room……… 10’ x 3’9
Entry to 3 Car
Garage…………35’5 x 33’All Measurements are Approximate
Carriage House~Dimensions
First Floor
Living Room………19’8 x 11’
Dining Room…… 13’4 x 10’6
Kitchen………… 11’2 x 8’6
Bedroom…… 13’2 x 11’7
Laundry………… 3’ x 3’
Bathroom…………7’ x 5’ tub w/shower
Garage……………2 Car – 20’8 x 19’4
Basement………Four Spaces, some exterior access
Schools
Elementary………Bowman
Middle………Clarke
High School………Lexington High School
History of The Estate
See Attached Documents and Photos – Go to Property Documents on this site.
Estate Grounds
See Attached Documents and Photos – Go to Property Documents on this site.
Colonial Times
See Attached Re-Print of Article about Charles Ponzi (Property Related Documents Section)
The Boston Globe
See Attached Re-Print of Article that appeared in The Boston Globe on 4/5/2014(Property Related Documents Section)
Inclusions
Outside…..
Staying….Extra slate roof tiles
Maytag Washer
Maytag Gas Dryer
All Kitchen Appliances
Dehumidifier in LL 
Exclusions
Kitchen Chandelier in Carriage House
Upholstered fabric border at switchboard nook
Drapery/valence in front parlor (gold inner valence & sheers to stay)
Drapery/valence in living room
Carved wood accents over entrances to master closets
TV and mounting bracket in master bedroom
Three shelving units in garage
All Outside Pots for Plantings