Characterized by its airy spaces and warm, sophisticated touches, this historic 4 bed, 3 full bath is an iconic hallmark of the town of Scituate's historyitwasbuilt in 1893 as a private library for the suburb. A sweeping Brazilian cherry bridal staircaseandintricately carved wooden arches are reminiscent of a librarys warm distinctive features. hough it has been completely renovated, the 5,268 SF home retains details such as the original staircase, windows, and built-ins.
Greeted by an ornate iron fence, stone wall and commanding circular driveway, residents can immediately see that this exquisite home has been well cared for. The home is situated on .87 beautifully landscaped acres and surrounded by sumptuous conservation land and gardens. Canopy after canopy of trees tower above. Behind its statuesque Tudor faade, a warm combination of soaring arched ceilings and irresistibly cozy interiors abounds. Upon entering the home, residents will find a rare blend of traditional detailing, soaring corniced ceilings and a super-sized open floor plan that flows between living spaces with minimal barriers. A gorgeous fireplace warms the stylish space,making it an enviable dwelling to call home through the harsh winters. The expansive chefs kitchen integrates modern interiors and stainless-steel finishes, maintaining a careful balance of indulgence and practicality. The space naturally flows into the dining room, adorned with cathedral ceilings and a view of the outdoor patio and fountain. The private backyard space is ideally designed for relaxation, where residents and guest can enjoy pre-dinner drinks and conversation on balmy summer evenings. A private shed completes the backyard space. Upstairs, three charming bedrooms and a master suite are located on the upper level. A music room, loft/game room, office with cherry cabinets complete the home. A bar is uniquely nestled inside a room evocative of aLondon-look telephone booth.
The seaside community of Scituate is 21 square miles of quintessential beaches, rivers and marinas. Located about 30 miles south of Boston and 40 miles north of Cape Cod, Scituate features numerous traditional New England villages and neighborhoods with plentiful water-based sports and activities. Scituate residents and visitors alike enjoy an array of conservation lands, community parks, and hiking and biking trails that provide numerous recreational experiences.
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