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Grand Victorian 6 Bedroom Home In Greater Boston Sleeps 14+

People14
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms2
Space 3,000 sq ft
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

Sunny and Large Home on Boston City Line

This large house is located in Newton Corner, one half mile from the Boston City Line and one mile from the Boston Marathon route. Downtown Boston, with all its historic sites is easily reached via express bus stop 3 blocks from house. Only a 15 minute ride from the Airport.

Close to Boston College and area universities. Within 5 miles of Harvard, MIT, Tufts, Boston University, Northeastern, Brandeis and Wellesley College.

The rooms are sunny and oversized with 9 foot ceilings. The house is comfortable and well appointed with a mix of contemporary and antique furnishings. A sprawling layout includes a living room and dining room connected by french doors. Perfect for large groups or families.

The kitchen is new with cherry cabinets, stainless appliances and a cozy breakfast nook.

Three of the six bedrooms are on the main floor. Three additional bedrooms are on the third floor. Two are enormous, measuring 18x24'. There is also laundry and a full bath on this floor in addition to a third small bedroom.

Sleeps a total of 14 with 2 people per double/queen/king beds. Seven people per floor.

Total of 9 separate beds.

Main floor: Living room, dining room, kitchen, 3 bedrooms, full bath

Third floor: Three bedrooms, laundry room, full bath

Outside: Full deck with seating for 10+ and grill

Please note this is a two family house. This unit is on the 2nd and 3rd floor.

It is possible to rent the entire house with 10 bedrooms. Please see listing number 769536.

Off street parking for 2 cars is included.

Folks under 25 or those looking for a place to party, please find something else. If you are a respectful and considerate I would be happy to rent you my home.

Only 3 blocks from the Downtown Express Bus which will connect you to the Subway system and all the historic sites in the Boston area. A car is not necessary if you plan to explore the city.

Within half a mile of the house is a Whole Foods and general supermarket, banks, drug stores, assorted restaurants and diners, several yoga studios, a YMCA, ice cream and fro-yo, Starbucks and other independent coffee joints.

Newton Corner is the perfect location for all of your Boston and New England explorations. A quiet, tree lined, upscale community with grand old houses, its just enough outside of the fray of the city, yet within easy reach of historic Lexington and Concord (5 miles), Cape Cod (60 miles), Cape Ann (50 miles), historic Salem, New Hampshire, the Berkshires and so much more.

As a life long New England resident I would be happy to help you with your vacation plans! I am very familiar with Cape Cod, Nantucket, Martha's Vineyard, Northern New England, Maine and the Rockport/Gloucester area.

Whatever brings you to the Boston area, I think you will be delighted with the quality and location of this house.

More Details

Owner
Molly Gasnick
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
13 July, 2018

About Molly Gasnick

As an enthusiastic traveler myself I am delighted to share my home with folks looking to spend time in one of the most beautiful corners of this country.

Molly Gasnick purchased this house in 1982

What makes this house unique

The house is located in Newton Corner, in perfect proximity to all of Boston's major attractions.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Newton Corner in Newton

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 3000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 full baths
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Sleeps 2
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed , 1 Bunk Bed , Sleeps 2 in double and 1 in twin
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , Sleeps 2
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Sleeps 2 in double and 1 or 2 on futon bed
    Bedroom 6 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , futon bed sleeps 1 or 2
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Single Bed , Sleeps 1 in new daybed/twin
  • There are 6 bedrooms total with beds ranging from double to king
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
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5

Great location!

  • 5 of 5

The house and location were great for our first trip to Boston. There were so many rooms and the house felt like our home away from home.

  • Review Submitted: 28-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A lovely house with character and a great location for Boston marathon runners and their family!!

  • 4 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay here! Molly was incredibly friendly and extremely helpful. I ran the Boston Marathon and the location was great for both me as the runner and also for my family to come down to the course and see me as I ran by. The house is about 1 mile from the 20 mile marker. Molly gave us a lot of helpful information in regards to the marathon and navigating in the city of Boston. I had millions of questions and she answered them thoroughly and patiently. The only reason I am not giving this property 5 stars is just due to some tile in the upstairs bathroom being loose which was tricky dealing with our children. I was a tad worried the kids could slip and fall or cut their feet. We would absolutely come back and stay again!!

  • Review Submitted: 08-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location with lots of room for a large family gathering.

  • 4 of 5

We rented the house from Molly to serve as a home base for family to stay during our son's wedding. There was lots of room and we had easy access to Boston and surrounding areas. Molly was very accommodating and took the time to let us tour the house prior to our arrival. She was also very responsive via text and email. All of our guests had a wonderful time thanks to this Newton home.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great House, Great Location, Great Owner

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Molly's house for a family wedding with 17 guests that were from out of town. The house was better than expected, it had loads of space, privacy and all of the amenities to support our family and more. Great location, close to downtown with quick access to major routes. Molly and her family were friendly and extremely prompt and helpful when looking for household items or getting area advice. Molly was very accommodating when making unique reservations as our group was too small for the entire house but too big for one unit, while also welcoming our family dogs. We would recommend Molly's place to everyone. A vacation to remember.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Clean, comfortable, great location for the marathon

  • 5 of 5

We rented this home for marathon weekend and it worked out great! Space was comfortable and allowed our group to be together. Molly was great to work with and very responsive to our needs (didn't expect to need the air conditioning!).

  • Review Submitted: 01-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful place for a family gathering!

  • 5 of 5

This very comfortable and large six bedroom home was perfect for our family as we gathered for our son's wedding in Boston. From the living room to the big dining room to the kitchen area and even the deck outside for grilling, there were so many great places for conversation and just enjoying being together as a family. We were there on one of the hottest Boston weekends but the air conditioning units kept us cool and comfortable. This home is in a beautiful neighborhood and only 10 minutes from the airport. Being able to stay together in this wonderful home as we gathered the family for such s special occasion was an answer to our prayers!

  • Review Submitted: 16-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was my pleasure to have you as guests, Marilyn. Thanks for the thoughtful comments.
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Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £151.1
Refundable Damage Deposit £377.75

All deposits and payments are NOT refundable in case of cancellation for any reason. If final payment is not received within 30 days of rental commencement, reservation will be cancelled and no refund will be given.

We prefer to rent to folks who are careful and considerate with our property. If this describes you fantastic.
We do not rent to groups or individuals under 25 years of age. No smoking and no pets.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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