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550 Franklin St, Cambridge, MA 02139

2 Bed, 1 Bath Single Family Home For Sale

550 Franklin St, Cambridge, MA 02139 Home For Sale - MLS #72743667
Single Family
Antique; Cottage

Property Description for 550 Franklin St, Cambridge, MA 02139

Attention Buyers/Contractors/Developers - what a find!! Quirky single family home is the ultimate diamond-in-the-rough, just begging to be restored to its former beauty. Perhaps add an addition or develop the site – endless possibilities! Built in 1858, this enchanting 2 bedroom cottage is loaded with charm. Large rear yard and ample parking is simply unheard of on this lovely tree-lined street, just steps to everything! Situated on tranquil one-way street near historic Harvard Square, steps to the Charles River, the city's best eateries, cafes and shops - this is simply an A+ location. With a Walkscore of 95 and a Bikescore of 99, it is a bike commuter's dream and just minutes from many modes of public transportation! Don't miss this incredibly rare opportunity. Offers due Wednesday, October 21st at 1pm.

Interior Details

1,036 sq. ft.
$1,013.51/sq. ft.

Exterior Details

0.10 acres
4,300 sq. ft.

Other Details


Room Levels, Dimensions and Features

Living Room
Flooring - Hardwood
Dining Room
Ceiling Fan(s); Flooring - Hardwood
Dining Area; Gas Stove
Laundry Room
Master Bedroom
Flooring - Hardwood
Bedroom 2
Flooring - Hardwood
Bathroom 1
Bathroom - Full; Pedestal Sink

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