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8 Lakewood Rd Newton MA 02461 | 73047518

On the market for the first time in 65 years, this elegant home overlooking Crystal Lake comes with a distinctive family history and has been a tranquil family oasis for generations. Nestled on over 1/2 acre of level land just across from the beach & bathhouse, the site is one of Newton’s most coveted locations, and presents a rare opportunity. This is one of a handful of homes with over 25,000SF of land & open water views of Crystal Lake. With 4121sf of living space consisting of 15 RMs, 7 BRs and 3 baths, plus 1739sf of unfinished basement, this home offers a chance to renovate to taste and grow into the home over time. With 26,780sf of land, there is room to expand up to 8800sf or add a large carriage house for an in-law or work-from-home space. Boat & swim, then walk for ice cream. Even ice skate, but grab your thermos of coffee. This is a golden opportunity to live alongside a beautiful & beloved Newton landmark, rich with natural splendor.

Property Details

Price:
$3,880,000
MLS #:
73047518
Status:
Active
Beds:
7
Baths:
3.00
Address:
8 Lakewood Rd
Type:
Single Family
City:
Newton
Listed Date:
Oct 12, 2022
State:
MA
Square Ft (approx):
4,121
ZIP:
02461
Lot Size:
26,780 sqft / 0.61 acres (approx)
Year Built:
1920

Schools

Elementary School:
Mason-Rice
Middle School:
Brown
High School:
South

Interior

Appliances
Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Gas Water Heater, Utility Connections for Gas Range, Utility Connections for Electric Dryer
Cooling
None
Fireplaces Total
1
Flooring
Tile, Vinyl, Hardwood, Flooring – Hardwood
Heating
Baseboard, Natural Gas
Laundry Features
Electric Dryer Hookup, Washer Hookup, In Basement

Exterior

Architectural Style
Colonial, Georgian
Community Features
Public Transportation, Shopping, Tennis Court(s), Park, Walk/ Jog Trails, Golf, Medical Facility, Laundromat, Bike Path, Conservation Area, Highway Access, House of Worship, Private School, Public School, T- Station, University, Sidewalks
Construction Materials
Frame, Brick
Exterior Features
Rain Gutters, Garden
Parking Features
Detached, Paved Drive, Off Street, Paved
Roof
Slate

Financial

Buyer Agent Compensation
3%
Tax Year
2022
Taxes
$22,728

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