2 Loring Street, Unit A, Cambridge 02143

Expect to be captivated by the abundant features of this quality townhome, beginning with the sheer expanse of the open floor plan. The efficient kitchen has unusually lovely counters, waterfall and backsplash; a gas cooktop with vented hood; SS appliances; and tray ceiling. Tiled chimney wall with Zen gas fireplace is the centerpiece of the living room, a room so generously sized that there is extra space for a cozy area to watch TV or read, plus an area for a 1st-floor office. Tall windows provide natural light with private views; a discreetly placed half bath and deck off the living room complete the 1st floor. The mr suite impresses with its spacious and beautiful bathroom, walk-in closet and deck; 2 additional bedrooms, a full bath and laundry room finish the 2d floor. The 4th bedroom/flex room on the 3d floor is really a bonus room, with 2 large closets and access to the private roof deck for fab views of Boston and a ringside seat for fireworks. AC; 2 parking; amenities; T soon.

2 Benton Road, Unit 1, Somerville 02143

This outstanding Colonial Revival was the HP Hood family home. Built in 1910 on one of the most impressive streets in historic Spring Hill, this residence retains the grand dimensions of the original, very large mansion. The expansive interior is light-flooded from oversized window bays, has high ceilings, deep crown molding, and a precious stained glass bay in a charming alcove with a window seat. You will feel right at home enjoying the beauty of your surroundings or proudly entertaining your friends in a house that is oh-so perfect for entertaining. The kitchen with SS appliances, gas stove, vented hood, and wine refrigerator leads to the private patio, surrounded by a stone wall and flowers. The private fenced yard beyond the patio has raised beds for growing herbs and vegetables. The mr suite is spacious with en suite bath and walk-in closet. The lower level flex room has multiple uses, built-ins and extra storage. 2 side-by-side parking. Between Union/Porter/Davis Squares. T’s.

168 Summer Street, Somerville 02143

This lovely attached single is on a pretty part of Summer Street, next to and overlooking architecturally significant homes. Gut renovated in 2009/2010, the house reflects a winning combination of contemporary features today’s buyers desire, with the elegance of high ceilings and crown moldings of the original stately house. Designed for entertaining, with its expansive dining room open to the kitchen, the house provides practicality for everyday living. There is so much room to make uniquely yours and there already is an outlet above the fireplace in the living room for your flat panel TV. The Sellers installed a deck off the kitchen, wisteria laden for privacy, with steps down to the fenced backyard. The 2 bedrooms on the 2d floor are oversized, with an abundance of closets including one walk-in, 2 large bathrooms; and a laundry room. The 2 rooms on the 3d floor are cozy. The basement is good for possible expansion. 2 parking. Between Union, Porter and Davis Sqs; near parks, amenities.

11 Chauncy Street, Unit A, Cambridge 02138

Harvard Square. This dramatic, light-flooded, exceptional home has windows on 3 sides with views of the private surrounding grounds. The front gate and walkway to the welcoming private porch is the entry for this home only. First floor is open concept, highlighting the living room with FP and custom shelving; the sleek kitchen equipped with SS appliances, gas cooktop, vented hood, TV and bar; and French doors in the dining room to the private deck, patio and left side yard. The 2d floor open lounge/office is enchanting, surrounded by windows with doors to the L-shaped deck; one large bedroom with an FP was used as an office and could be a mr. bedroom; the 2d bedroom has access to the deck as well. The 2d floor bath has a walk-in shower. The mr. suite on the 3d floor has built-ins, gas FP; walk-in closet with closet system; 3 skylights; oversized 4-piece bathroom with soaking tub, TV, and w&d closet. 2 side-by-side parking in underground garage; 2 storage rooms. Near T and everything!

31 Wheeler Street, Unit 103, Cambridge, 02138

Reservoir Lofts is a very pretty complex across from the Fresh Pond Reservation–great for jogging, biking, golfing, strolling with your pets and making new friends. This lovely condominium is a corner unit with an unusually long patio with privacy for personal enjoyment or entertaining. The Seller made quality upgrades to please any new owner: new cabinetry with more storage; SS appliance replacement, window blinds, special tile in the bathroom, and beautiful wide-planked hickory flooring. The efficient open floor plan lends itself to easy interaction; the high ceilings provide an airy atmosphere; and there’s a nice big wall for a flat screen TV. The bedroom has a wide expanse of windows and a double closet; the bathroom is both spacious and elegant; in-unit w & d. You will have easy private access into your home via the kitchen door so that you don’t have to use the common entry, and the luxury of underground parking. Well-located near the Alewife T, shopping, amenities; on bus line.