MLS Number 72869454
- Single Family Detached
- Bedrooms 8
Inviting single family residence with substantial back yard, located off Brattle Street, just a few blocks from Harvard Square. Enjoy easy access to Harvard and the Charles. Built in 1904 for Winthrop Saltonstall Scudder, 4 Willard Street is an excellent example of Georgian Revival in the heart of the Old Cambridge Historic District. Superb floor plan on the main living level. Lovely double-height entry foyer. Expansive living room opening onto extremely private yard and garden. Generous dining room connecting via butler's pantry to kitchen. Front study with fireplace once enjoyed by the American poet and writer Archibald Macleish, who lived in the home in the 1950s. On the second floor you will find primary and secondary bed-bath suites. On the third floor are five additional bedrooms and two full baths. A finished room & wine cellar are located on the lower level, plus ample storage. 4 Willard Street is on the market for the first time in over 60 years. It awaits its newest steward.
Listed by Charles Cherney of Compass