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159 Howard Street Melrose, MA 02176Middlesex County

  • 3 beds

  • 1.5 baths

  • 1,863 sqft

  • 6,267 sqft lot
  • $327 per sqft
  • 1930 build
  • on site

Location, Location!! Located in the heart of the Horace Mann area. Beautifully landscaped rear yard right out of Better Homes & Garden with gorgeous flowers beds. Pavers for both driveway & walkway. The foyer leads you past fluted posts & archway into the fireplace living room. The dining room has a chair rail & two built-in china cabinets. Great oak floors throughout. Double French doors from living room lead you into the lovely Den with lots of sunlight from the many windows & skylight. Kitchen has been redone with granite counters & has beamed ceilings & skylight. ½ bath off Kitchen. Flagstone floor in breezeway. Finished fireplace lower level family room. 200 amp CB, Shed, treated for termites years ago by Waltham Chemical. New rear rubber roof in 2017. Lawn irrigation. Newer HW heater. A pleasure to show & see. Schedule a Private Showing

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Property details for 159 Howard Street

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The Building

Year Built:
1930
Year Built Source:
Public Record
Year Built Description:
Approximate
Construction:
Frame
Style:
Cape
Roof:
Asphalt/Fiberglass Shingles
Exterior:
Shingles
Exterior Features:
Patio
Square Feet:
1863
Foundation:
Fieldstone
Basement Feature:
Full, Finished

Interior

Number of Rooms:
8
Kitchen:
Flooring - Hardwood, Countertops - Stone/Granite/Solid
Kitchen Level:
First Floor
Dining Room:
Flooring - Hardwood
Dining Room Level:
First Floor
Living Room:
Fireplace, Flooring - Hardwood
Livingroom Level:
First Floor
Family Room:
Fireplace, Flooring - Wall to Wall Carpet
Family Room Level:
Basement
Other Room:
Den
Other room Level:
First Floor
Fireplaces:
1
Other:
Skylight, Flooring - Wall to Wall Carpet
Laundry Level:
Basement
Flooring:
Tile, Wall to Wall Carpet, Hardwood
Lead Paint:
Unknown

Room Dimensions

Kitchen:
13X11
Dining Room:
12X12
Living Room:
24X12
Family Room:
22X10
Bedroom 2:
14X10
Master Bed Room:
20X11
Bedroom 3:
10X10
Other Room 1:
11X11

Financial & Terms

Status:
New
Price Per SqFt:
$327.43
Assessed Value:
$523,300

Location

State:
Massachusetts
County:
Middlesex
Town:
Melrose
Road Type:
Public
Zip Code:
02176
Directions:
Near Sunset

The Property

Property type:
Single Family
Single Family:
Detached
Approximate Lot Size:
6,267 Sqft
Lot Description:
Paved Drive
Approximate Acres:
0.14
Beachfront Flag:
No
Zoning:
Ura

Taxes

Tax Year:
2018
Taxes:
$5,929

Beds

Bedroom 2:
Flooring - Wall to Wall Carpet
Bedroom 2 Level:
Second Floor
Bedroom 3:
Flooring - Wall to Wall Carpet
Bedroom 3 Level:
Second Floor
Master Level:
Second Floor
Total Bedrooms:
3

Baths

Master Bath:
Flooring - Wall to Wall Carpet
Main Bathroom:
Half
Second Bathroom:
Full
Bathroom 1 Level:
First Floor
Bathroom 2 Level:
Second Floor
Full Baths:
1
Half Baths:
1

The Listing

List Price:
$610,000
Square Feet Source:
Public Record
Short Sale Approved:
No

Heating & Cooling

Cooling:
Central Air
Heating:
Steam, Oil

Utilities

Electric Feature:
Circuit Breakers, 200 Amps
Water Heater:
Tankless
Sewer:
City/Town Sewer
Water:
City/Town Water

The Community

Amenities:
Public Transportation, Shopping, Park, Golf Course, Highway Access, House of Worship, Public School

Parking

Garage/Parking:
Attached
Garage Spaces:
1
Parking Feature:
Off-Street
Parking Spaces:
2

Monthly cost estimate

159 Howard Street Asking price
$610,000
Mortgage
Principal & interest
Assumes 20% down, 30 yr.
fixed, good credit

$2,358

Taxes $494
Insurance $167
Utilities $283 See report
Total $3,302/mo.
This is an estimate

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What it's like to live at 159 Howard Street

Your commute

WalkScore®

Provided by WalkScore® Inc.

44

Car-Dependent

Soundscore™

Provided by HowLoud

73

Moderate

Loud Moderate Quiet

Internet Speed

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200 Mbps

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XFINITY from Comcast

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Sale history for 159 Howard Street

DateEventPrice% ChangeSource
Jul 13, 2018Listed / Active$610,000MLSPIN

72% of nearby similar homes sold for over asking price

Similar homes that sold in bidding wars went $50k above asking price on average, but some went as high as $120k over asking price.

Schools near 159 Howard Street

7

Horace Mann Elementary School

Public K-5

6

Melrose High School

Public 9-12

7

Winthrop Elementary School

Public K-5

6

Melrose Veterans Memorial Middle School

Public 6-8

6

Roosevelt Elementary School

Public K-5

7

Hoover Elementary School

Public K-5

7

Lincoln Elementary School

Public K-5

7

Horace Mann Elementary School

Public K-5

7

Winthrop Elementary School

Public K-5

6

Roosevelt Elementary School

Public K-5

7

Hoover Elementary School

Public K-5

7

Lincoln Elementary School

Public K-5

N/A

Early Childhood Center

Public K-K

N/A

Melrose Montessori School

Private K-1

7

Greenwood

Public K-4

6

Melrose Veterans Memorial Middle School

Public 6-8

6

Melrose High School

Public 9-12

N/A

Melrose Montessori School

Private K-1

* GreatSchools scores are based on a scale from 1 to 10, where 10 is above average.

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The details on 159 Howard Street: This house located in Melrose East Side, Melrose, MA 02176 is currently for sale for $610,000. 159 Howard Street is a 1,863 square foot house with 3 beds and 1.5 baths that has been on Estately for 3 days. 159 Howard Street is in the Melrose East Side neighborhood of Melrose and has a WalkScore® of 44, making it car-dependent. This house is in the attendance area of Horace Mann Elementary School, Melrose High School, Winthrop Elementary School, Melrose Veterans Memorial Middle School, Roosevelt Elementary School, Hoover Elementary School, and Lincoln Elementary School.

Listing Courtesy of: MLSPIN and Century 21 Sexton & Donohue.

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