3 Parkside Drive

Jamaica Plain, MA 02130


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This splendid and spacious home adjacent to Larz Anderson Park has everything one could want in a single family including a unique multi-level floor plan, sweeping views of the Boston skyline from multiple windows and decks, many recent updates and exceptional outdoor space. Living room has vaulted ceilings, built in bookcases, and marble fireplace. Dining room has a dreamy sky ceiling accent and leads out to an upper deck with ample space for barbecuing and outdoor dining. The bright eat-in kitchen offers a slide-in gas range, with a bank of windows and skylights to enhance the cooking experience. Second level offers 3 bedrooms, full guest bath and a breathtaking master suite with double walk-in closets, a stunning corner window revealing tree top and long range Boston views, plus a walk-out deck for morning coffee or evening star gazing. Lower level offers a huge bonus den/family room/4th bedroom suite option with full bathroom, a wall of windows and more built-in shelves. Additional basement level features laundry, systems, and a finished room perfect for a private home office, with a separate rear entrance, a swank space with an exposed brick wall and fireplace. This home also has a huge backyard with trees for privacy, plus three decks, two of them newly renovated with solid Brazilian ipe hardwood. With central A/C, new systems, 2 car attached garage. ½ mile or less to Park, British & Dexter Southfield Schools.

2020 Improvements: 

  • New electrical panel - 200 amps ($3,300)
  • New high efficiency heating system & central A/C(Lochinvar gas combo boiler, plus Carrier Infinity Heating-Cooling System) ($31,500)
  • Installed brand new plush carpeting in upper bedroom level ($6400)
  • New red oak wood flooring installed in lower level plus refinishing of existing wood floors ($3800)
  • Interior painting of every room (except sky ceiling in dining room)
  • Replacement of existing window with large picture Harvey window in third bedroom to enhance city views ($2200)
  • Window repair throughout the house ($5000)
  • Added Hunter Douglas shades with lifetime warranty in master bedroom and picture window in third bedroom ($3000)
  • New Andersen storm doors ($150)
  • New exterior door locks ($170)
  • New interior door repair and repainting including new hardware including knobs
  • Full repair and reinforcement of upper deck including all new solid Brazilian ipe hardwood decking and wall surround ($11,000)
  • Rebuild of lower deck including new pilings ($13,000)
  • New insulation installed throughout entire house through Mass Save Program. Interior and exterior blown-in insulation and new fiberglass insulation in the attic spaces ($1,000)
  • New paint throughout home’s interior (walls and trim) in February 2020 ($10,000)
  • Shingle repair and replacement including rake board replacement ($3000)
  • Spot repairs on roofing shingles and addition of flashing ($1700)
  • New gutters ($11,000)
  • Chimney repointing and adding of new flashing around the chimney ($600)
  • Landscaping including planting of trees for privacy ($9400)
  • Repainted house exterior in Fall 2020 (7500)

Open Houses:

Thursday, November 5th from 4:00 - 5:00PM
Saturday, November 7th from 12:00 - 2:00PM
Sunday, November 8th from 1:00 - 3:00PM


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Beth Maguire

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