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55 Redlands Rd
Boston, MA 02132

West Roxbury

Local Information

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  • Crime
    Lowest crime relative to the rest of Suffolk county.
  • Commute
    83% of residents commute by car.
  • Shop & Eat
    75 Restaurants
    17 Groceries
    13 Nightlife

Description

This property is no longer available to rent or to buy.
Exceptional colonial with gorgeous treetop views! Centrally located on a beautiful tree lined street, this stately home features a wonderful layout, period details, and spectacular outdoor spaces! Highly functional floor plan, with grand foyer, elegant living room with wood burning fireplace, formal dining room, and well appointed kitchen with access to the fully fenced yard, make for comfortable living and entertaining. Upstairs features 3 spacious bedrooms, renovated modern bath, and an additional bonus room with private deck. Wonderful character throughout, with high ceilings, crown molding, natural light, hardwood floors, and sizable front deck with spectacular sunset views. Exceptional opportunity for additional expansion in the large walk-up attic. Plus a 2014 architectural shingle roof, harvey replacement windows, recently updated utilities, and 1st floor laundry! Prime location, with shops, restaurants and commuter rail, just minutes away. Just move in and enjoy!

Home Details for 55 Redlands Rd

Year Built
1925
Parking
No Info
Price/Sqft
No Info
HOA
None
Heating
Yes
Cooling
Yes
Outdoor
Yes
Pool
No
Interior Features
Interior Details
Basement: FullNumber of Rooms: 7Types of Rooms: Dining Room, Kitchen, Living Room, Office
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 3Number of Bathrooms: 1Number of Bathrooms (full): 1
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 1790 Square Feet
Appliances & Utilities
Utilities: Cable AvailableAppliances: Range, Oven, Dishwasher, Disposal, Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, DryerDishwasherDryerLaundry: Electric Dryer Hookup,Washer Hookup,First FloorRefrigeratorWasher
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Hot Water Radiators,GasHas CoolingAir Conditioning: Window ACHas Heating
Fireplace & Spa
Number of Fireplaces: 1Fireplace: Kitchen, Living RoomHas a Fireplace
Gas & Electric
Electric: 110 Volts
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Window: Insulated Windows, Window(s) - Bay/Bow/BoxFlooring: Hardwood
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Floors: Hardwood
View
Has a View
Exterior Features
Exterior Home Features
Roof: Asphalt Fiberglass ShinglesPatio / Porch: Deck - Wood, CoveredFencing: FencedExterior: Garden, Stone WallFoundation: FieldstoneGarden
Parking & Garage
No Garage
Frontage
Waterfront: NoNot on Waterfront
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Public Sewer
Property Information
Year Built
Year Built: 1925
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family ResidenceStructure Type: DetachedArchitecture: Colonial
Building
Building: Shopping, Walk/Jog Trails, Medical Facility, Laundry Facility, Bike Path, Highway Access, House of Worship, Public School, T-StationConstruction Materials: Frame, WoodNot Attached Property
Property Information
Parcel Number: W:20 P:05914 S:000
Active Status
MLS Status: Closed
Community
Community Features: Near Public Transport, Shopping, Park, Walk/Jog Trails, Medical Facility, Laundromat, Bike Path, Highway Access, House of Worship, Public School, T-Station
Lot Information
Lot Area: 0.12 Acres
Documents
Disclaimer: Fully Insulated In 2018.
Offer
Listing Agreement Type: Exclusive Right To SellListing Terms: Contract
Energy
Energy Efficiency Features: Insulated Windows, Thermostat
Tax Information
Annual Tax Amount: $5,665Tax Book Number: 538Tax Parcel Letter: 1429259
Compensation
Buyer Agent Commission: 2.5Buyer Agent Commission Type: %
Miscellaneous
BasementAttic: Walk-up, Attic AccessWater View: NoneZillow Home Type: SingleFamily
Last check for updates: about 2 hours ago
Listed by Alice Miles
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Brookline
Bought with: Paula Murray, Compass
Source: MLS PIN, MLS#72507916

Price History for 55 Redlands Rd

Event DetailsPrice
06/15/2021
ListingRemoved
MLS PIN #72845203
$835K

06/08/2021
Listed For Sale
MLS PIN #72845203
$835K

08/15/2019
Sold
MLS PIN #72507916
$649K

06/03/2019
Pending
Agent Provided
$649K

05/29/2019
Listed For Sale
Agent Provided
$649K

06/22/2016
Sold
Agent Provided
$580K

05/04/2016
ListingRemoved
Agent Provided
$549K

04/19/2016
Pending
Agent Provided
$549K

04/11/2016
Listed For Sale
Agent Provided
$549K

Property Taxes and Assessment

Year2020
Tax$6,074
Assessment$575,200
Home facts updated by county records

Price Trends

For homes in 02132
*Based on the
Trulia Estimate
$692,860
Typical home value
This home: $901,230 23% above*
$755
Typical Home Value by sqft
Price trends provided by third party data sources.

Neighborhood Overview

Neighborhood stats provided by third party data sources.

What Locals Say about West Roxbury

At least 213 Trulia users voted on each feature.
  • 94%
    There are sidewalks
  • 93%
    It's dog friendly
  • 87%
    Parking is easy
  • 84%
    Streets are well-lit
  • 81%
    People would walk alone at night
  • 80%
    Yards are well-kept
  • 74%
    Car is needed
  • 74%
    It's walkable to restaurants
  • 72%
    There's holiday spirit
  • 70%
    It's walkable to grocery stores
  • 68%
    Kids play outside
  • 62%
    There's wildlife
  • 60%
    It's quiet
  • 59%
    They plan to stay for at least 5 years
  • 46%
    Neighbors are friendly
  • 35%
    There are community events
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  • Trulia User
    "Close to highways. You are in the center of many cities. Able to get anywhere Public transportation is hard to get "
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  • Trulia User
    "My neighborhood has great public transportation. We have several bus routes and two commuter rail stations within walking distance. The buses and trains run throughout the day with extra service during high traffic times."
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  • Trulia User
    "I find this neighborhood Safe and friendly, dogs are everywhere and kids are around. Sometimes cars go over the neighborhood speed limits. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Most owners are asking for small dogs which isn’t always the case for some pet owners. I think pet deposits should be considered "
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  • Trulia User
    "Schools system lottery is a rough and stressful way of getting your kids into a school. Good luck! "
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  • Trulia User
    "They are very quiet and low key neighborhood's. They have wonderful schools and clean parks neatby. Also traffic is very reasonable at times. There aren't a lot of cars driving fast and not paying attention to the kids playing in the area. It's a beautiful neighborhood to live in and have your grow up in. There are plenty of children always playing outside."
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  • Trulia User
    "access to local parks, YMCA, library, shops, grocery stores, religious worship centers, schools, and public transportation "
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  • Trulia User
    "It’s quiet safe, and many the people are very kind here, if your looking for a nice and quiet place this is the neighborhood "
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  • Trulia User
    "There is a bus that comes right here but only at 6:30 then 8 am so timing isn’t great. You can walk about a mile to a bus stop with more frequent buses"
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  • Trulia User
    "There are plenty of places for long walks. There are several parks with friendly families all round "
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  • Trulia User
    "I reverse commute to Canton very easily. My husband takes the T to North Station from West Roxbury which he enjoys."
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  • Trulia User
    "Lots of space, lots to do, safe and fun! Dog owner heaven, Millennium Park so close and with space for all !"
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  • Trulia User
    "You see lots of families with dogs and most of the local businesses put water bowls outside of their stores"
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  • Trulia User
    "there are woods and many paths right across the street from me and the dogs can take wonderful walks to a pond where they can swim. There are many dogs in the area. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Great safe neighborhood and easy walkable access to downtown & public transportation. You will love it."
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  • Trulia User
    "Has a suburb, family feel but still urban enough to walk to a variety of restaurants. Just a short uber or train ride from the city!"
    7
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  • Trulia User
    "Getting to mass ave mon to Friday is 25-55 minutes during rush hour and only 20 after 11 am. Great neighborhood friendly neighborhood and well kept yards. "
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  • Trulia User
    "I work in Brookline and my commute is about 20 minutes maximum each morning. It usually takes me under 15 minutes in the evenings to get home. I love it! "
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  • Trulia User
    "Is a beautiful neighborhood with bountiful quietness. Less crime and amazing public schools for kids."
    5
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  • Trulia User
    "Ive lived here five years and it is a friendly safe place. Lots of good restaurants and grocery store nearby"
    3
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  • Trulia User
    "I’ve lived in this neighborhood for three years and I love it. It’s quiet for the most part and the neighbors are overall friendly."
    1
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  • Trulia User
    "Good rents and easy access to the commuter rail. Great ethnic restaurants like japanese, indian and greek. "
    1
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  • Trulia User
    "It's in the city but has a suburb feel because it is family friendly and the houses have yards."
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  • Trulia User
    "There is space—the homes here are not wall-to-wall. Every home has a yard so your dog can have room to run around and play. There are many parks and lots of dogs in the area."
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  • Trulia User
    "West Roxbury is a good choice if you have a family but are still looking to live in the city. More and more people are looking for homes here. It is also a safe neighborhood!"
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  • Trulia User
    "Usually in the mornings there is a bit of traffic. Mostly in the summer, the traffic dies down because school isn't in session. When school is in session, if you don't leave West Roxbury by 7:30 a.m., then you will be hit with traffic."
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  • Trulia User
    "I love that West Roxbury is part of the city, but also has touches of the suburbs."
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  • Trulia User
    "There are local dog parks."
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  • Trulia User
    "Parents can decide if they want to send their children to public or private schools."
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  • Trulia User
    "People can bring their dogs to most parks, but you must clean up after your dog."
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  • Trulia User
    "It is safe. Both public and private schools are good."
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  • Trulia User
    "We are a small, family-oriented section of Boston."
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  • Trulia User
    "It is so close to Boston, but without all the hustle and bustle of the city. And it is family oriented."
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  • Trulia User
    "It's big-city living with the feeling of a small suburban town. And a community that cares about the neighborhood and its neighbors."
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  • Trulia User
    "West Roxbury is a safe neighborhood. Most people know one another and there are a lot of families living there. It is easily accessible by public transportation and has much to offer in restaurants and parks."
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  • Trulia User
    "It's close to Boston, and there are better prices on real estate. Most areas are single family homes with yards."
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  • Trulia User
    "I have been here 11 years. Our neighbors are fantastic and incredibly supportive. Love the feeling of peace when I get home and yet we are close enough to downtown when we want more excitement. Close to highways and shopping as well. It is a walkable area and very safe to run in."
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  • Trulia User
    "It’s ok not the greatest. I want more of a closed neighborhood without tons of traffic speeding through the area. "
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  • Trulia User
    "Loving setting, suburban feel yet close to everything! Best of both worlds! Convenient to everything, grocery stores, great restaurants, short drive to Chestnut Hill Mall or Legacy Place for shopping, many local attractions."
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55 Redlands Rd, Boston, MA 02132 is a 3 bedroom, 1 bathroom single-family home built in 1925. 55 Redlands Rd is located in West Roxbury, Boston. This property is not currently available for sale. 55 Redlands Rd was last sold on Aug 15, 2019 for $649,000 (0% higher than the asking price of $649,000). The current Trulia Estimate for 55 Redlands Rd is $901,230.