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167 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA
$ 10,500,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#73041974
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CityCambridge
  • AreaWest Cambridge
  • Zip02138
  • StyleVictorian,Antique,Shingle
  • Year Built1883
  • Taxes$ 67300
  • Price$ 10,500,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms4
  • Sqr Footage8009
  • Lot Size0.4 Acres
Data Source:
Massachusetts MLS Property Info Network (MLSPIN)
Property Description

A prestigious residence with a commanding presence, this property is sited on sprawling landscaped grounds. Upon entering, you are greeted by soaring ceilings, custom millwork, and elegant spaces. Through the grand foyer is a living room, music room, dining room, and family room. The sophisticated French Country Style kitchen offers high-end appliances, granite countertops, an island, and patio access. There is also a breakfast room, mudroom, and 2 half baths on this floor. Upstairs hosts the 2-room primary suite with a walk-in closet and lavish four-piece bath. There are three additional bed & bath suites plus laundry on this level. The top floor houses the game room and guest suite with a kitchenette, plus 1.5 baths. The lower level hosts a kids gym, exercise room, wine cellar, half bath, and abundant storage space. Won the Cambridge Historical Commission Preservation Award in 2006. Home of architect Henry Van Brunt, designer of Harvard’s Memorial Hall & Cambridge Public Library.

Price History
9/28/2022 Listed $13,500,000
3/29/2023 15% - $11,500,000
9/7/2023 9% - $10,500,000

General Features

Accessibility No
Architectural Style Victorian, Antique, Shingle
Association Y/N No
Attached Garage No
Basement Partially Finished
Building Area Units Square Feet
Carport Y/N No
City Cambridge
Community Features Public Transportation, Shopping, Park, Walk/Jog Trails, Golf, Medical Facility, Bike Path, Highway Access, House of Worship, Marina, Private School, Public School, University
Compensation Based On Net Sale Price
Construction Materials Frame
Cooling Central Air
County Middlesex
Directions At the corner of Brattle Street and Channing Place. Driveway is located on Channing Place.
Disclosures Taxes do not reflect residential exemption.
Exterior Features Porch, Patio, Professional Landscaping, Sprinkler System, Garden
Facilitator Compensation 2.5
Garage Spaces 2
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Forced Air, Natural Gas, Fireplace
Home Warranty Y/N No
Interior Features Closet, Wine Cellar, Play Room, Foyer, Media Room, Exercise Room
Lot Size Square Feet 17276
MLS Area West Cambridge
Master on main Second
Patio/Porch Features Porch, Patio
Property Attached Y/N No
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
Roof Shingle
Security Features Security System
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name Brattle Street
Sub-Agency Relationship Offered No
Tax Annual Amount 67300.9
Tax Assessed Value 11153200
Tax Year 2023
Total Rooms 16
Waterfront Y/N No
Year Built 1883
Year Built Details Actual, Renovated Since
Year Built Source Public Records
Zoning RES

Interior Features

Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Bathroom 1 Level First
Bathroom 2 Level First
Bathroom 3 Level Third
Bedroom 2 Features Bathroom - Full
Bedroom 3 Area 224
Bedroom 3 Features Bathroom - Full, Fireplace, Closet
Bedroom 3 Length 16
Bedroom 3 Level Second
Bedroom 3 Width 14
Bedroom 4 Area 224
Bedroom 4 Features Bathroom - Full, Walk-In Closet(s)
Bedroom 4 Length 16
Bedroom 4 Level Second
Bedroom 4 Width 14
Bedroom 5 Area 304
Bedroom 5 Features Bathroom - Full, Walk-In Closet(s)
Bedroom 5 Length 19
Bedroom 5 Level Third
Bedroom 5 Width 16
Dining Room Area 19
Dining Room Area 304
Dining Room Level First
Dining Room Width 16
Family Room Area 336
Family Room Features Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built
Family Room Length 24
Family Room Level First
Family Room Width 14
Fireplace Features Living Room, Master Bedroom
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 4
Heating Y/N Yes
Kitchen Area 345
Kitchen Features Kitchen Island
Kitchen Length 23
Kitchen Level First
Kitchen Width 15
Laundry Features Second Floor
Living Room Area 352
Living Room Length 22
Living Room Level First
Living Room Width 16
Master Bathroom Features Yes
Master Bedroom Area 285
Master Bedroom Features Bathroom - Full, Walk-In Closet(s), Double Vanity
Master Bedroom Length 19
Master Bedroom Width 15
Primary Bedroom Level: First Floor 240
Second Bedroom Length 15
Second Bedroom Level Second
Second Bedroom Width 16
Total Baths 9
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 6

Exterior Features

Buyer Agent Compensation 2.5
Living Area 8009
Building Area Total 8009
Covered Spaces 2
Foundation Details Stone, Brick/Mortar
Lot Features Corner Lot, Level
Lot Size Acres 0.4
Lot Size Area 0.4
Lot Size Units Acres
Parking Features Detached, Off Street
Road Frontage Type Public
Spa No
Total Parking 6
Water Source Public


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 02138

AVG $4.58M
AVG 648
Year Built
AVG 1907
AVG 84
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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