Listing Tools

Rare opportunity to purchase one of Fort Hill's original great estates! Situated on well over half an acre corner lot near the top of the Hill, the original house was built in 1794 by prominent Boston merchant William Lambert. Features of the house include floor to ceiling windows that open out to a terrace, a huge entry hall running the width of the house, high ceilings, original detail and moldings, two full staircases running up to the second floor, large bedrooms, and a spacious eat-in country kitchen. The grounds include substantial gardens and a converted carriage house that has high ceilings, skylights, and a deck, ideal for guests or income property. In addition, there are three large garage structures, the largest of which has been converted to office/studio space. The other two garage structures can be used for parking or converted to additional office/work space. Don't miss this amazing development opportunity in one of Boston's most sought-after neighborhoods!

Driving Directions

Property Details of 88 Lambert Avenue, Roxbury's Fort Hill

to get all available property details.

Property Details


  • MLS Number: 72081928
  • List Price: $2,995,000
  • Status:
  • Property Type: Detached
  • Lot Description: Corner, Wooded, Paved Drive, Gentle Slope
  • Acreage: 0.65
  • Date Listed:


  • Property Style: Colonial, Carriage House
  • Property Type: Detached
  • Square Feet: 10744
  • Year Built: 1794
  • Zoning:
  • Rooms: 13
  • Foundation:
  • Garage Spaces: 9


  • Building Number: 88
  • Street: Lambert Avenue
  • Neighborhood: Roxbury's Fort Hill
  • Town: Boston
  • County: Suffolk
  • State: MA
  • Zip: 02119

Interior Features


  • Bedrooms: 7


  • Bathroom: 5


  • Basement: Yes


  • Flooring: Wood

Exterior Features


  • Parking Spaces: 42
  • Exterior Features: Porch, Porch - Enclosed, Patio, Storage Shed, Fenced Yard, Garden Area
  • Exterior: Wood

Utilities and Appliances

Utilities and Appliances

  • Cooling: Window AC
  • Heating: Central Heat, Gas
  • Sewer: City/Town Sewer
  • Water: City/Town Water



Other Details


  • Tax Year: 2016
  • Taxes: $11,703


Listed by John Neale & Bradford Sprogis of Sprogis & Neale Real Estate

Do not fill in this field:

Do not fill in this field:

Do not fill in this field:

Do not fill in this field:

Do not fill in this field:

Do not fill in this field:


Do not fill in this field: