Beth Doyle (firstname.lastname@example.org), Maryclare Heaven (Special to Coastal Mariner)
A private lot surrounded by lush landscaping with tidy beds brimming with azure hydrangeas set off by expanses of lawn is the setting for this exceptional home. Perched on a hill just a few blocks from Scituate Harbor, the home’s setting allows mesmerizing harbor views to grace the interior spaces and combine with the soothing sights and sounds of the harbor to create the perfect atmosphere for dining and relaxing on the deck that spans its rear.
Impeccably maintained, with lovely finishes throughout, the home offers a flowing floor plan ideal for gracious entertaining but with an intimate vibe well-suited for family life. The living areas are arranged on four levels, each level offering a different use of the four-story tower structure that is centered on the rear façade of the home overlooking the sweep of lawn and the harbor beyond.
28 Tichnor Court, Scituate
Company: Berkshire Hathaway Robert Paul Properties
Listing agent: Amy Toth
Price: $ 2,495,000
Bathrooms: Four full, two half
Living space: 5,800 square feet
Lot size: 4.18 acres
Garage: Two-car, attached
Highlights: Perched on a hill just a few blocks from Scituate Harbor, this exceptional home offers mesmerizing harbor views and a sense of tranquility promoted by a private lot surrounded by lush landscaping. Impeccably maintained, with lovely finishes throughout that include gorgeous Brazilian cherry flooring, impressive custom millwork and six bathrooms graced with exquisite tilework, the home offers a flowing floor plan ideal for gracious entertaining but with an intimate vibe well-suited for family life. The home’s living areas are arranged on four levels, commencing with a walkout lower level that is home to a spectacular family room with a richly outfitted English pub-style bar and a private office. An inviting kitchen at the center of the home with lovely cherry cabinetry and complementary polished-granite countertops opens seamlessly to a fireplaced living room and to a dining area set in a walkout bay. A formal dining room and an office / library complete the first floor. A spectacular, second-floor family room with a fireplace boasts a cathedral ceiling and French doors that open to a private balcony overlooking the harbor. Four second-floor bedrooms include a primary suite retreat with a luxurious full bath, while the fourth floor reveals an expansive private suite that hosts a hideaway aerie with sweeping harbor views.
Taxes: $ 22,000
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