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$1,960,000
4 Beds
2.5 Baths
5,118 SqFt
1.25 Acre Lot
54,450 Sqft Lot
Status Active
Property Type Single Family
Year Built 1776
Neighborhood
Days on Website 134

Property Map

$1,960,000 – 178 South St, Needham, MA 02492

Street View

Courtesy of Benoit Mizner Simon & Co. – Wellesley – Central St, Jared Parker.

Description

Circa 1776 the Joshua Lewis House sits atop a gently rolling lawn on the Charles River 12 miles outside of Boston, steeped in history and historic lore (see attached). Maintaining all the character and charm of days gone by preserving many original details – wainscoting and moldings, built-in cabinetry, wide plank wood floor and 6 wood burning hearths – combined with amenities desired for today 8217;s lifestyle including walk-in fridge, Viking and Fisher & Paykel appliances. Two staircases lead to the 2nd level encompassing 4 bedrooms and convenient 2nd floor laundry. New roof in 2016. Flagstone terrace overlooks 1.25 acres of pastoral land. Detached 3 car garage with walk-up loft for storage. Separate air-conditioned studio with kitchen and full bath, completes the picture postcard setting.

Property Details and Features

Location

  • City: Needham
  • State: Massachusetts
  • ZIP code: 02492
  • County: Norfolk

Listing

  • Price: $1,960,000
  • Listing ID: 72390261

Bedrooms

  • 4 bedrooms

Bathrooms

  • 2 full bathrooms
  • 1 half bathroom
  • Master bathroom

House

  • 1776
  • 12 total rooms
  • 5,118 square feet
  • Frame
  • Colonial
  • Antique
  • Color: Yellow

Lot

  • 1.25 acres
  • Waterfront

Property

  • Public
  • River

Water

  • Oil

Energy Saving

  • Storm Windows

Schools

  • Elementary school: Broadmeadow
  • High school: NHS
  • Middle school: HRock/Pollard

Taxes

  • Tax ID: 145553
  • Tax year: 2018
  • Tax amount: 16230.46

Garage

  • Detached
  • Garage Door Opener
  • Storage
  • 3 garage spaces

Parking

  • Off-Street
  • Paved Driveway
  • 8 parking spaces

Basement

  • Basement
  • Full
  • Partially Finished
  • Bulkhead

Master Bedroom

  • Master bedroom dimensions: 15X21 feet
  • Flooring – Hardwood
  • Master bedroom on Second floor

Living Room

  • Living room dimensions: 13X17 feet
  • Fireplace
  • Flooring – Hardwood
  • Living room on First floor

Dining Room

  • Dining room dimensions: 14X17 feet
  • Fireplace
  • Flooring – Hardwood
  • Dining room on First floor

Family Room

  • Family room dimensions: 15X23 feet
  • Fireplace
  • Flooring – Hardwood
  • Window(s) – Bay/Bow/Box
  • Family room on First floor

Second Bedroom

  • Second bedroom dimensions: 13X16 feet
  • Flooring – Hardwood
  • Second bedroom on Second floor

Third Bedroom

  • Third bedroom dimensions: 14X17 feet
  • Fireplace
  • Flooring – Hardwood
  • Third bedroom on Second floor

Fourth Bedroom

  • Fourth bedroom dimensions: 13X17 feet
  • Fireplace
  • Flooring – Hardwood
  • Fourth bedroom on Second floor

Additional Rooms

  • Flooring – Hardwood
  • Laundry room on Second floor
  • Sitting room dimensions: 21×11 feet
  • Fireplace
  • Flooring – Hardwood
  • Sitting room on First floor
  • Home office dimensions: 15×27 feet
  • Home office on Basement

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