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This exquisite Hingham home was designed for comfort and convenience and offers ample space for any large group or family visit to the Boston area. It is an ideal spot for reading, cooking, playing games or watching games or just relaxing in front of a cozy wood fire. More than three acres of landscaped grounds are surrounded by natural woodland and provide the tranquility of a secluded estate setting, yet within walking distance of upscale shops, movie theatres and fine dining of the Hingham waterfront. The home boasts a gourmet kitchen with indoor grill, Wolf 6 burner gas cook top, Miele double oven with convection, surround and rotisserie options, warming drawer and Sub Zero refrigerator/freezer. A wet bar is within easy reach of the octagonal music and sitting room which overlooks the pool and where the family piano and organ players provide melodious entertainment during cocktail hour. Travel by car, train or boat to take in a Celtics Basketball or Red Sox baseball game at Fenway Park, ride the Duck Tour of Boston or walk the Freedom Trail to Bunker Hill and Old Ironsides. Only a 90 minute ride to the famous sandy beaches of Cape Cod or the ski slopes of New Hampshire. South Shore Country Club is 5 minutes away and offers an excellent test of any golfer’s skill and tee times are nearly always available for public play. During evening and winter months the new Tour Bar provides the most realistic virtual golf available with course selections including Pebble Beach and Spyglass. The perfect place to stay when visiting the Boston area for business, to sight see or to view some of the the many local colleges like Harvard, MIT, Boston College, Boston University, Tufts, Northeastern University, Suffolk or U MASS. The area is also home to some of the most prestigious medical facilities in the world including Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Children’s Hospital, New England Baptist Hospital, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston Medical Center, The Joslin Diabetes Clinic and many others too numerous to name. Master bedroom with king, two bedrooms with full size double beds and one room with 2 singles up. There are 2 double size pull out couches on the main floor. A very cozy single bed with adjacent bath in the lower level. A lower level in-law suite with separate kitchen, bath and entrance is available upon request.
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Year Purchased: 1995
About the owner: Our business is real estate and finance.. We enjoy watching Red Sox games at Fenway, The Celtics and Bruins at Boston Garden and the Patriots at Foxboro Stadium. Golf is to be played as much as possible. We raised 3 kids and enjoy their company often. We both enjoy reading, games of backgammon, scrabble and travel. A scotch and cigar on the porch is always a weclome event.
Why the Owner Chose Hingham: We moved here in 1986 because Hingham offered a beautiful, peaceful, oceanfront community, rich in history and with easy access to Boston and Logan Airport. The schools are among the best in the country. Medical facilities are unsurpassed. A plethora of colleges keeps the area population youthful and feeds the world renowned medical, technological and financial industries.
The Unique Benefits at this House: Boat rides to Boston. Picnics on the beach. Golfing at the country club. Christmas in the square. Dining out downtown or on the waterfront. Close to the marina and yachtclub.