$ 8.5 million home has views of Great Meadows

709 Monument Street, Concord, MA

Society: LandVest Immobilier, Concorde

Website: abbywhite.landvest.com

Listing Agent: Abby white

Phone number: (781) 488-1355

Price: $ 6,950,000

Style: Colonial

Year of construction: 1903

Bedrooms: 7

Bathrooms : 8 full, 2 half baths

Living space: 9,443 square feet

Lot size: 5.25 acres

Garage: semi-detached garage for two cars, detached garage for six cars

Dependencies : semi-attached office / carriage house, two bedroom cottage

Taxes: $ 69,350

Strong points: This 1903 colonial estate offers privacy and proximity from its 5.25-acre property on Monument Street, a short bike ride from the Concord Center. The house has been renovated to create a modern feel in parts of the house, such as the open concept kitchen with white marble countertops, while maintaining the historic feel of the other rooms. Other upgrades include an Elan whole home wireless system for security, climate, media and music, as well as new windows and lots of natural light. The property also includes a semi-attached office / carriage house with a 2-bay garage, a separate two-bedroom, two-bathroom guest house, a multi-bay garage and a tennis court.

“It’s not often that you get something that has room to feel like private estate but is so close to the city center,” listing agent Abby White said. “It just feels like home but it’s also wonderful for entertaining. They really created a flow in the house and a feeling of warmth.”

130 Buttricks Hill Road, Concord

Society: Coldwell Banker Realty, Concorde

Website: https://www.coldwellbankerhomes.com/ma/concord/

Listing Agent: Senkler, Pasley & Dowcett

Phone number: (978) 505-2652

Price: $ 8,500,000

Style: Pebbles

Year of construction: 1998

Bedrooms: 6

Bathrooms : 6 full, 6 half bath

Living space: 12,806 square feet

Lot size: 7.11 acres

Garage: 4 car garage

Dependencies : guest house

Taxes: $ 96,448

Strong points: Enjoying all the great outdoors that Concord has to offer will be easy with this luxury home which was built to maximize the views of the Great Meadows wildlife and the Concord River. Entertainment won’t be far away with this home’s outdoor infinity pool with waterfall, 60-foot indoor pool, home theater, and the perfect private guesthouse to entertain visitors. Fine craftsmanship and attention to detail are hard to miss throughout the home with its crown moldings and tray ceilings, and its updates include a fully integrated network, lighting, sound, HVAC and of security.

Concord’s high-end real estate market

Those who grew up in Concord have witnessed the evolution of the real estate market over the past decades. And with the housing market experiencing a shortage of inventory due to the pandemic, those prices have risen further over the past year.

White says she thinks it’s because Concord has maintained many conservation areas, while being close to town for commuters.

Concord has intensified dramatically over the past couple of years, not necessarily because of the pandemic, but as people think about the space they want and can be close to the mountains, the beach and the Boston community, ”White said. “But the main attraction of Concord is of course the history, the artistic community, the intellectual community, so people move here for that, but also to be able to enjoy a spectacular house with access to the trails from their backyard. court.”

According to the NeighborhoodScout.com website, the median value of Concord homes is $ 960,607, and more than half of Concord homes are valued at $ 1 million or more. White says it’s a big change from his childhood at Concord.

“Concord has really entered the luxury market in a way that the other cities around us haven’t,” White said. “We absolutely see activity at this price point.”

But with the sale of such a grand home, it takes a little longer to find the right buyer, White said. Care must be taken to determine who LandVest is targeting with its marketing campaigns, versus a moderately priced home that more people can afford.

“It might not fly off the market like something in the middle or lower market, but we have buyers at Concord looking for it. It takes a little longer or more patience and more planning,” White said. .

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