Luxurious House. 7 Miles/14 Minute Drive to Boston, 1000 Ft to Train

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Last updated: 10/04/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

***Calendar is always up to date.***

Melrose receives incredible praise from visitors to this house. It has a quaint Victorian downtown with good restaurants and a Whole Foods supermarket. It's the hottest real estate market in the country:

The house has luxury appointments, designer kitchen and upscale furniture throughout, and tiled baths with granite vanities. Large walk-in closets. Fenced in yard and three-car driveway. Air conditioned.

*1st Floor: LARGE luxury 5-star kitchen with granite, professional appliances, and complimentary food staples (cooking oil, sugar, coffee beans, Grind & Brew Cuisinart, etc.). Large Victorian foyer. 20 FT x 20 FT deck off kitchen with gas grill and herb garden. Living room with large sectional couch. Full bath off kitchen w/shower.

*2nd Floor: 3 bedrooms each with a queen bed, laundry (washer & dryer), and full bath w/tub.

*Attic: Finished, carpeted bedroom with double and queen futons.

*Basement: Large finished room with large sectional couch and walk in closet.

Convenient/close to Boston: 15 minutes by car. 3 minute walk to commuter rail, 2 minute walk to bus, 15 minute walk (3 minute drive) to Oak Grove MBTA train station (15 minute train ride into Boston).

Check in is usually 3 or 4 pm or later and check out is by 11 am, depending on the departure or arrival of other guests, if there are any before or after you. I do my best to accommodate early arrivals or late departures. Please contact me to coordinate if needed.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2400 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Children Welcome:

    There is 1 park within 100 FT and another within 200 FT....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking is allowed on the back deck....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    There is a fenced in yard....moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, Beds for 8-9

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower


  • 2 full bathrooms, 1 with tub, 1 with shower.

Other Amenities

  • Cleaning services available.


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    cable and Showtime....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    32' tv in kitchen and 55' TV in living room...moreless


  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Arboretum
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Miniature Golf
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Tennis


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:

    large capacity....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    baseboard heat...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    3-car driveway...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    extra large front loader. ...moreless

  • Wireless Internet


  • Coffee Maker:

    Cuisinart Grind & Brew...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    14 cup Cuisinart food processor (largest available), J.A. Henckel knives, reverse osmosis water filter....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven


  • Outdoor Grill

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


Write a review 5
from 34 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
special rate
Oct 23 - Nov 18, 2016
3 night min stay
Boston Marathon
Apr 14 - Apr 17, 2017
4 night min stay

flat fee
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • cleaning $125
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $390
  • Pet Fee $50

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 10/04/2016
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13 Miles
Nearest Airport
Logan Airport, 23 minutes
0.2 Miles
Nearest Train
Commuter Rail
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant

Car: Not Necessary


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2005

About the owner: I really enjoy home remodeling and this house shows it.

Why the Owner Chose Melrose, MA, USA:
Melrose is a VERY quaint town, close and convenient to Boston, subway and buses.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Very close and convenient to Boston (14 min. drive), subway and buses.

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Speaks: english



  • dining room taken from living room

    dining room taken from living room

  • Front foyer

    Front foyer

  • Bedroom 2, 2nd floor

    Bedroom 2, 2nd floor

  • 2nd floor laundry closet off of Bedroom 2

    2nd floor laundry closet off of Bedroom 2

  • Bedroom 3, 2nd floor

    Bedroom 3, 2nd floor

  • 2nd floor bath

    2nd floor bath

  • Back deck.

    Back deck.

  • dining room taken from kitchen

    dining room taken from kitchen

Bedroom 1, 2nd floor

    Bedroom 1, 2nd floor

  • Bedroom 2, 2nd floor

    Bedroom 2, 2nd floor

  • Bedroom 3, 2nd floor

    Bedroom 3, 2nd floor

  • Bedroom 4, 3rd floor

    Bedroom 4, 3rd floor

  • 1st floor bath

    1st floor bath

  • Help yourself to the herb and vegetable garden.

    Help yourself to the herb and vegetable garden.

VRBO #395122

This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Sunday, October 23, 2016

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Luxurious House. 7 miles/14 minute drive to Boston, 1000 FT to train

Melrose, MA, USA #395122

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