Katie McBride | Hopkinton Real Estate, Holliston Real Estate, Ashland Real Estate

79 Plimpton Street, Walpole, MA 02081  

Full/Half Baths
The Homestead, built circa 1862, sits at the heart of Plimptonville, one of Walpole's most desirable areas. This charming home steeped in history is a particularly fine example of Second Empire and Italianate style, boasting a Mansard roof, cupola & elaborate wrap-around porch. Nestled on 2.55 acres with a 3-story barn/carriage house and spring fed pond, it is an ideal setting for quintessential New England living from ice skating to barn parties. As you enter, you feel at once in awe and at home. The rooms are generously-sized with high ceilings and period details, such as crown molding, fireplaces, hardwood flooring & mahogany doors. A butler's pantry with copper sink compliments the kitchen. The 2nd floor with 7 rooms & 4 full baths provides options for home offices & au pair suite. Offered publicly for sale for the 1st time, this home w/ original hardware & woodwork is an incredible opportunity for antique lovers & their families to feel at home and bring their creativity to life.
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses
List Price: $1,250,000
Type: Single-Family
Type of Single-Family: Detached
Terms: Contract for Deed
Style: Federal, Italianate, French Colonial, Second Empire, Antique
Status: Active
Rooms: 15
Beds: 7
Baths: 4
Half Baths: 1
Master Bath: Yes
Year Built: 1862
Year Round: Yes
Approx. GLA: 5,982
MLS#: 72900824
Basement: Yes
Description: Full, Walk Out, Interior Access, Concrete Floor
Cooling: None
Heating: Hot Water Radiators, Oil
Heating Zones: 3
Flooring: Wood, Tile, Wall to Wall Carpet, Hardwood, Pine
Electrical: Fuses, Circuit Breakers, Knob & Tube Wiring
Fire Places: 4
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Energy: Storm Windows, Storm Doors, Prog. Thermostat
Lead Paint: Unknown
Water: Yes
Acres: 2.55
Lot Size: 111,078.00
Lot Description: Easements, Gentle Slope, Level, Scenic View(s)
Foundation: Fieldstone
Foundation Size: 40x40 and 38x20
Waterfront/Waterview: River, Pond
Garage Parking: Detached, Heated, Storage, Work Area, Side Entry, Carriage Shed, Barn
Garage Spaces: 3
Parking Features: Off-Street, Stone/Gravel
Parking Spaces: 12
Road Type: Public
Color: White
Construction: Frame
Roof Material: Slate, Rubber
Utility: for Gas Range, for Gas Dryer, Washer Hookup, Icemaker Connection
Exterior: Wood, Other (See Remarks)
Sewer: City/Town Sewer
Water: City/Town Water
Short Sale Lender Approval: No
Lender Owned: No
Assessed Price: $709,600
Taxes: $10,530
Tax Year: 2021
Book/Page: 8184/699
Homeowner's Assoc.: No
Warranty Available: No
Grade School: Old Post Road
Middle School: Bird Middle
High School: Walpole High
Beach: No
Interior Features: Whole House Fan, French Doors
Exterior Features: Stone Wall, Porch, Covered Patio/Deck, Gutters, Professional Landscaping, Screens
Appliances: Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Vent Hood
Amenities: Public Transportation, Shopping, Swimming Pool, Tennis Court, Park, Walk/Jog Trails, Golf Course, Medical Facility, Laundromat, Bike Path, Highway Access, Private School, Public School, T-Station
Exclusions: Third floor ballroom, and two additional rooms on third floor, could be brought back to life.
Disclosure: 2 fireplaces sealed. Vent hood fan does not work. 2 oil tanks. Barn w/gas space heat. Barn 4550 sf - incl carriage house w/chauffer qtrs. Barn w/hay loft, horse stall & tack rm. 1st floor finished w/tongue & groove paneling. Boiler dual fuel & can be converted to gas. Exterior tongue & groove wood.
Disclosure Declaration: Yes
Name Level Dimensions Description
Master Bedroom 2 16X14 Bathroom - 3/4, Decorative Molding, Closet - Walk-in, Flooring - Hardwood, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile
Bedroom 2 2 15X14 Bathroom - 3/4, Flooring - Wood, Bathroom - Full, Closet - Walk-in
Bedroom 3 2 15X14 Bathroom - 3/4, Flooring - Wood, Closet - Walk-in
Bedroom 4 2 15X14 Bathroom - 3/4, Closet - Walk-in, Flooring - Hardwood
Bedroom 5 2 13X9 Flooring - Wood, Closet
Bathroom 1 1 6X4 Bathroom - Half, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile
Bathroom 2 2 9X6 Flooring - Wood, Bathroom - Full
Bathroom 3 2 7X6 Bathroom - 3/4, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile
Dining Room 1 19X15 Main Level, Chair Rail, Wainscoting, Lighting - Pendant, Lighting - Overhead, Crown Molding, Decorative Molding, Fireplace, Flooring - Hardwood, Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built
Family Room 1 21X16 Main Level, Lighting - Overhead, Crown Molding, Fireplace, Flooring - Hardwood, Window(s) - Bay/Bow/Box, Closet, French Doors
Kitchen 1 19X15 Main Level, Chair Rail, Wainscoting
Laundry Room 1 13X12 Deck - Exterior, Dryer Hookup - Gas, Exterior Access, Washer Hookup, Laundry Sink, Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built
Living Room 1 21X17 Deck - Exterior, Exterior Access, Lighting - Pendant, Crown Molding, Decorative Molding, Fireplace, Closet - Walk-in, Flooring - Hardwood, Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, French Doors
Library 1 15X15 Main Level, Recessed Lighting, Fireplace, Closet - Walk-in, Flooring - Hardwood, Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built
Bathroom 2 -- Bathroom - Full
Bedroom 2 16X10 Closet - Walk-in, Flooring - Hardwood, Closet
Other 1 10X9 Main Level, Pantry, Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built
Other 3 36X19 Flooring - Wood, Closet - Walk-in, Closet - Cedar
Bedroom 2 15X9 Flooring - Hardwood, Closet
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