580 NANTASKET AVENUE /HULL
SQUARE FEET 1,420
LOT SIZE 0.12 acre
BEDROOMS 3 BATHS 2 full
LAST SOLD FOR $200,000 in 2015
PROS Nine houses from the beach, this 1929 Cape packs in a lot of charm. Enter through a mudroom off the deck into a bright, remodeled kitchen with banquette seating, stainless appliances, and stylish light fixtures. Beyond the granite breakfast bar, the open dining and living area has a fireplace and a reading nook. A colorful new bath includes a laundry area behind pocket doors. There’s a first-floor bedroom off the front entrance. Upstairs, two more bedrooms share an updated bath with a double vanity. The walk-out basement leads to a small yard, gravel patio, and driveway parking for four cars. The home has new heating, plumbing, and electrical systems.
CONS Flood insurance required for mortgage.
Elyne Greene, Jack Conway Cityside,617-835-0518, email@example.com
8 SOUTH STREET /EASTON
SQUARE FEET 3,426
LOT SIZE 0.62 acre
BEDROOMS 4 BATHS 3 full, 1 half
LAST SOLD FOR $615,000 in 2014
PROS This 1900 Colonial farmhouse sits on a picturesque lot with a horseshoe driveway, a rolling lawn, and a pool. Entering via the front porch, the living room has a brick fireplace and arched French doors. The updated kitchen casts a warm glow with maple cabinets and wide pine floors. It’s open to a dining area with built-in bench seating and exposed brick, while an adjacent sunroom has radiant-heated tile floors. Nearby, there’s a powder room and office, while a one-bedroom apartment completes the first floor. Upstairs, there’s three bedrooms — including an enormous master with a spacious bath — plus a third-floor bedroom.
CONS There’s a dirt floor in the basement.
John Allaire, Easton Real Estate, 508-230-8600, firstname.lastname@example.org