56 Beacon Street, Boston, MA
$ 31,000,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#73125070
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountySUFFOLK
  • CityBoston
  • AreaBeacon Hill
  • NeighborhoodBeacon Hill
  • Zip02108
  • StyleColonial Revival
  • Year Built1819
  • Taxes$ 162947
  • Price$ 31,000,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms3
  • Sqr Footage10858
  • Lot Size4,356 SqFt
Data Source:
Massachusetts MLS Property Info Network (MLSPIN)
Property Description

Extraordinary opportunity to own a stately single family townhouse overlooking Boston Common that seamlessly blends historic elegance w/ modern luxury. Beyond the stately entrance & elegant dining room is the chefs kitchen open to the family room overlooking the backyard garden oasis. The grand double parlor boasts 12' ceilings, wet bar & mahogany paneled office w/ inviting outdoor deck. The primary suite level offers a luxury bath w/ soaking tub & separate shower. The versatile floor plan on the upper levels consist of 4 generously sized rooms, some w/ en suite bathrooms. The lower level presents an au pair suite. This stunning residence features a host of desirable features: 4-CAR GARAGE, elevator, 8 fireplaces add to the homes ambiance & 4 outdoor living areas including a roof terrace w/ panoramic city views. Beacon Hill is renowned for charming boutiques, restaurants, cobblestone streets, iconic gas lanterns which create a picturesque setting that transport you to a bygone era.

Price History
6/15/2023 Listed $31,000,000

General Features

Appliances Range, Oven, Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Wine Refrigerator, Range Hood
Architectural Style Colonial Revival
Association Y/N No
Attached Garage Yes
Building Area Units Square Feet
Carport Y/N No
City Boston
Community Features Public Transportation, Shopping, Park, Walk/Jog Trails, Medical Facility, Bike Path, Highway Access, House of Worship, Private School, T-Station, University
Compensation Based On Net Sale Price
Construction Materials Brick
Cooling Central Air
County Suffolk
Directions Beacon Street across from the Boston Common
Disclosures Bedroom fireplaces are decorative. Gas lanterns convey as is. Listing agent is related to the seller.
Exterior Features Deck, Deck - Roof, Patio, Covered Patio/Deck, Professional Landscaping, City View(s)
Facilitator Compensation 1
Garage Spaces 4
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Forced Air, Natural Gas, Fireplace(s)
Home Warranty Y/N No
Interior Features Bathroom - Full, Closet - Linen, Office, Den, Inlaw Apt.
Lot Size Square Feet 4350
MLS Area Beacon Hill
Master on main Third
Patio/Porch Features Deck, Deck - Roof, Patio, Covered
Property Attached Y/N Yes
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
Roof Slate, Rubber
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name Beacon Street
Sub-Agency Relationship Offered No
Subdivision Name Beacon Hill
Tax Annual Amount 162947
Tax Assessed Value 15172000
Tax Year 2023
Total Rooms 17
View City View(s), Scenic View(s), City
View Y/N Yes
Waterfront Y/N No
Year Built 1819
Year Built Details Actual
Year Built Source Public Records
Zoning R1

Interior Features

Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Bedroom 2 Features Bathroom - Full, Flooring - Hardwood, Lighting - Sconce, Crown Molding
Bedroom 3 Area 240
Bedroom 3 Features Bathroom - Full, Fireplace, Flooring - Hardwood, Crown Molding
Bedroom 3 Length 16
Bedroom 3 Level Fourth Floor
Bedroom 3 Width 15
Bedroom 4 Area 273
Bedroom 4 Features Bathroom - Full, Flooring - Hardwood
Bedroom 4 Length 21
Bedroom 4 Width 13
Bedroom 5 Area 390
Bedroom 5 Features Bathroom - Full, Flooring - Laminate
Bedroom 5 Length 26
Bedroom 5 Level Basement
Bedroom 5 Width 15
Dining Room Area 23
Dining Room Area 414
Dining Room Features Flooring - Hardwood, Wine Chiller, Gas Stove
Dining Room Level First
Dining Room Width 18
Family Room Area 450
Family Room Features Flooring - Hardwood, French Doors, Exterior Access
Family Room Length 18
Family Room Level First
Family Room Width 25
Fireplace Features Dining Room, Family Room, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Flooring Hardwood, Wood Laminate, Flooring - Hardwood, Flooring - Laminate
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 3
Heating Y/N Yes
Kitchen Area 255
Kitchen Features Flooring - Hardwood, Countertops - Stone/Granite/Solid, Kitchen Island, Gas Stove
Kitchen Length 15
Kitchen Level First
Kitchen Width 17
Living Room Area 792
Living Room Features Flooring - Hardwood, French Doors, Deck - Exterior
Living Room Length 44
Living Room Level Second
Living Room Width 18
Master Bedroom Area 414
Master Bedroom Features Bathroom - Full, Flooring - Hardwood, Balcony / Deck
Master Bedroom Length 23
Master Bedroom Width 18
Primary Bedroom Level: First Floor 378
Second Bedroom Length 21
Second Bedroom Level Fourth Floor
Second Bedroom Width 18
Total Baths 8
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 8

Exterior Features

Buyer Agent Compensation 2
Living Area 10858
Building Area Total 10858
Covered Spaces 4
Door Features French Doors
Foundation Details Other
Lot Size Acres 0.1
Lot Size Area 0.1
Lot Size Units Acres
Parking Features Attached, Garage Door Opener, Heated Garage, Deeded
Spa No
Water Source Public


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 02108

AVG $11.87M
AVG $71,347
AVG 441
Year Built
AVG 1878
AVG 99
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