253 High St, Medford, MA 02155


Sale Price

Historic John Wade House (c. 1784). Listed on National Register of Historic Places. Rare opportunity to own a noted property of unique quality where old and new blend seamlessly to create a home of distinct appeal. Beautifully set back from the street in an attractive setting that offers brick patio & stone seating area, plus side yard & driveway. Step into lovely foyer, carefully remodeled to preserve the simple elegance of eras past. Generously sized rooms, surprising for that era: gracious LR with fireplace & doors leading to patio; formal DR with chair rail; sunny EIK with pantry; 3 season sunporch. Nice flow throughout with hallways that gently curve & boast built-in shelves & nooks & crannies optimized with closets for storage. Step up the curved staircase to 2 BRs with built-in drawers & shelves, plus full mod bath. Hardwood floors, exposed beams, distinctive molding, chair rail, etc. throughout. Original attached barn.
Settled Date: 1/30/2017 12:00:00 AM
Sale Price: $465,000
List Price: $489,900
Type: Single-Family
Type of Single-Family: Detached
Style: Cape, Antique
Status: Sold
Rooms: 5
Beds: 2
Baths: 2
Master Bath: No
Year Built: 1794
Approx. GLA: 1,626
MLS#: 72099814
Basement: Yes
Description: Partial, Crawl, Sump Pump, Dirt Floor, Concrete Floor
Cooling: None
Heating: Hot Water Radiators, Gas
Electrical: Circuit Breakers, 100 Amps
Fire Places: 1
Hot Water: Natural Gas, Tank
Lead Paint: Unknown
Water: No
Acres: 0.20
Lot Size: 8,562.00
Lot Description: Other (See Remarks)
Foundation: Fieldstone
Parking Features: Off-Street
Parking Spaces: 3
Road Type: Public
Color: Red
Construction: Frame
Roof Material: Asphalt/Fiberglass Shingles
Exterior: Wood
Sewer: City/Town Sewer
Water: City/Town Water
Short Sale Lender Approval: No
Lender Owned: No
Assessed Price: $337,000
Taxes: $3,771
Tax Year: 2016
Book/Page: 50958/307
Grade School: Brooks
Beach: No
Interior Features: Security System
Exterior Features: Barn/Stable
Appliances: Range, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer
Amenities: Public Transportation, Park, Medical Facility, Highway Access, House of Worship, Private School, Public School, University
Disclosure: Heating system is older. New Roof 2016. Exterior changes require approval from Medford Historic District Commission.
Disclosure Declaration: Yes
Name Level Dimensions Description
Master Bedroom 2 -- Flooring - Hardwood, Closet
Bedroom 2 2 -- Flooring - Hardwood, Closet
Bathroom 1 1 -- Bathroom - With Tub & Shower, Flooring - Hardwood
Bathroom 2 2 -- Bathroom - With Shower Stall, Bathroom - With Tub & Shower, Flooring - Hardwood
Dining Room 1 -- Wainscoting, Flooring - Hardwood, Closet
Kitchen 1 -- Flooring - Hardwood, Pantry
Laundry Room B --
Living Room 1 -- Wainscoting, Fireplace, Flooring - Hardwood
Foyer 1 -- Ceiling - Beamed
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RE/MAX Andrew Realty Services