279 Marlborough St, Boston, MA
$ 18,750,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#73166989
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountySUFFOLK
  • CityBoston
  • AreaBack Bay
  • Zip02116
  • StyleVictorian
  • Year Built1899
  • Taxes$ 83859
  • Price$ 18,750,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage6990
  • Lot Size0.06 Acres
Data Source:
Massachusetts MLS Property Info Network (MLSPIN)
Property Description

Bespoke masterpiece on the sunny side of Marlborough. This exceptional 2019 new construction was home built to the absolute highest of standards and is a showcase of masterful design and impeccable craftsmanship. No details were overlooked. The level of thought and care devoted to design and engineering can be seen on every surface, and felt in every step. 279 Marlborough was built for everyday living, yet perfect for elegant entertaining. The parlor level strikes the perfect balance of comfort and elegance. The grand open staircase is simply a work of art. Walls of glass lead to the top floor terrace with outdoor fireplace and postcard views of the Back Bay skyline. Radiant floors throughout. Rare attached garage with lift to accommodate two full size cars. State of the art systems. Elevator to every floor. Electric car charging. Hardwired for internet. Heated walkways front and rear. Custom features far too numerous to list. A home without compromise, and beyond compare

Price History
10/5/2023 Listed $21,000,000
3/7/2024 5% - $19,950,000
5/7/2024 7% - $18,750,000

General Features

Sewer Public Sewer
Heating Forced Air,Radiant,Natural Gas,Hydro Air
Cooling Central Air
Roof Slate
Appliances Gas Water Heater
Exterior Features Deck,Balcony,Sprinkler System,City View(s)
Zoning R1
Patio/Porch Features Deck
Architectural Style Victorian
Construction Materials Frame,Brick,Stone
Year Built 1899
View City
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Tax Year 2023
Waterfront Features Beach Front,Bay,1 to 2 Mile To Beach
Community Features Public Transportation,Shopping,Park,Medical Facility,Bike Path,Highway Access,House of Worship,Private School,Public School,T-Station,University
County Suffolk
Property Type Residential
HOA / Comm Assn No
Attached Garage Yes
Garage Y/N Yes
Total Rooms 10
Status Active
Directions Marlborough between Exeter and Fairfield
City Boston
View Y/N Yes
Senior Community Y/N No
MLS Area Back Bay
Lot Size Square Feet 2688
Waterfront Y/N No
Carport Y/N No
Street Name Marlborough St
Property Attached Y/N Yes
Year Built Details Approximate
Tax Annual Amount 83859
Home Warranty Y/N No
Building Area Units Square Feet
Standard Status Active
Year Built Source Public Records
Tax Assessed Value 7808100
Compensation Based On Net Sale Price
Sub-Agency Relationship Offered No

Interior Features

Basement Full,Walk-Out Access,Garage Access,Concrete
Total Fireplaces 4
Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Heating Y/N Yes
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 2
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Baths 7
Master Bathroom Features Yes

Exterior Features

Parking Features Attached,Storage,Workshop in Garage,Off Street
Lot Features Level
Water Source Public
Total Parking 2
Lot Size Area 0.06
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter,Stone
Spa No
Building Area Total 6990
Lot Size Acres 0.06
Lot Size Units Acres


  • 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 02116

AVG $10.22M
AVG $747,437
AVG 955
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1898
AVG 98
Data Provided by Walkscore® not using MLS data