278 Forest St.

Arlington, MA 02474 View Map $726,000 Ask a Question
Beds3
Baths1
Sq.Ft.1,555
Year1953
278 Forest St. Arlington, MA 02474 | MLS 73183864 Photo 1
278 Forest St. Arlington, MA 02474 | MLS 73183864 Map
Ed & Makala

Ed & Makala

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Status: Sold
Property Type:Detached
MLS #:73183864
Sq. Feet:1,555
Date Sold:1/17/2024
Lot Size:0.12 Acres
County:Middlesex
Welcome home to this much loved and well maintained 8-room Garrison Colonial with a one car garage and hardwood floors throughout. First floor featuring a bright and spacious living room with a wood burning fireplace; an eat-in kitchen with recessed lighting and granite countertops; a formal dining room with a corner cabinet leading to a 3-season porch perfect for reading a book or watching the sunset. Second floor has 3-bedrooms and a full tiled bath. Bonus room on lower level, perfect for a playroom, home office or gym. Many updates including: heating and electrical systems, windows, exterior paint, and a full home weatherization performed through Mass-Save. Great location just steps to the 67-bus to Alewife Station and close to parks and playgrounds, Arlington Heights stores and restaurants, Reservoir Beach and the Minuteman Bike Trail. Open house Sat & Sun,12/2 & 12/3, 11:30AM - 1:00PM.

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Price Change History

Date Old Price New Price Percent Change
1/17/2024$729,000$726,000-0.4%

Community Information

Address:278 Forest St., Arlington, MA 02474
County:Middlesex
City:Arlington
Zip Code:02474

School Information

High School:Arlington High
Middle School:Ottoson
Elementary School:Peirce/Stratton

Architecture

Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 1
Year Built:1953
Style:Colonial, Garrison
Construction Materials: Frame
Building Area: 1555
Roof: Shingle
Foundation: Concrete Perimeter
Basement: Full, Partially Finished, Walk-Out Access, Interior Entry
Garage Yes/No: Yes
Attached Garage Yes/No: Yes
Garage Spaces: 1
Parking Features: Attached, Off Street, Paved
Covered Spaces: 1
Parking Total: 1

Features / Amenities

Interior Features: Sun Room
Appliances: Range, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Utility Connections for Electric Range, Utility Connections for Electric Dryer
Fireplace Yes/No: Yes
Fireplace Features: Living Room
Flooring: Tile, Hardwood, Flooring - Wall to Wall Carpet
Laundry: In Basement, Washer Hookup
Kitchen Features: Flooring - Hardwood, Countertops - Stone/Granite/Solid, Recessed Lighting
Exterior Features: Patio, Rain Gutters, Screens
Patio And Porch: Patio
Door Features: Insulated Doors, French Doors
Window: Insulated Windows, Screens
Heating: Baseboard, Oil
Total Rooms:8

Property Features

Lot Size: 0.12 Acres
Lot Features: Gentle Sloping
Utilities: for Electric Range, for Electric Dryer, Washer Hookup
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Public
Electric: Circuit Breakers
Road Frontage: Public
Zoning:R1
Directions:Summer St. to Forest St.

Tax and Financial Info

Tax Year: 2023
Tax Annual Amount: $7,652
Current Financing: Conv. Fixed
Contingency: Pending P&S
Buyer Agency Compensation: 2.25
Transaction Broker Compensation: 2
Buyer Agent Compensation: 2.25

Listing Agent/Office

Listing provided courtesy of Dale Hurd, Gibson Sotheby's International Realty.

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Listing Information Last Updated 3/4/2024