8 Lakewood Rd, Newton, MA
$ 3,150,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#73086443
  • TypePending
  • CityNewton
  • AreaNewton Highlands
  • Zip02461
  • StyleColonial,Georgian
  • Year Built1920
  • Taxes$ 23753
  • Price$ 3,150,000
  • Bedrooms7
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage4121
  • Lot Size0.47 Acres
Data Source:
MLSPIN Pending - For Use With DASHCMA Only
Property Description

Now's the time to paint your masterpiece & live by the beautiful & beloved landmark that is Crystal Lake. Nestled on a wide & level 20,300sf lot with terrific views of Crystal Lake, this Brick & Slate Colonial is being offered for the first time in 65 years. Living by the lake is one of Newton's most coveted locations, where every day feels like a vacation. The 4121sf of flexible living space consists of 15 RMs, 5++BRs, multiple sunrooms, 3 baths, home offices and a 1739sf unfinished bsmt. This is a rare chance to renovate to taste and grow into the home over time. The quality of the neighborhood supports the effort & the investment with recent lot sales of $3.5M and updated homes selling for $5.5-$6M. The lake is a streaming block party with paddlers, swimmers, sun seekers, dog walkers & lemonade stands, all close to the T, shops, cafes & fine dining. Out back, create your own tranquil oasis on the extensive grounds. OPEN HOUSES Sat & Sun 1-3pm. Sunday is "Buy mom a home day".

Elementary School Middle School High School
Mason Rice Elementary School Brown Middle School Newton South High School
Price History
6/1/2023 Listed $3,150,000

General Features

Appliances Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Range Hood, Utility Connections for Gas Range, Utility Connections for Gas Oven, Utility Connections for Electric Dryer
Architectural Style Colonial, Georgian
Association Y/N No
Attached Garage No
Building Area Units Square Feet
Carport Y/N No
City Newton
Community Features Public Transportation, Shopping, Tennis Court(s), Park, Walk/Jog Trails, Golf, Medical Facility, Bike Path, Conservation Area, Highway Access, House of Worship, Private School, Public School, T-Station, University
Compensation Based On Net Sale Price
Construction Materials Frame, Brick
Contingency Pending P&S
Cooling None
County Middlesex
Directions Walnut St to Lakewood Rd. House sits on the corner of Lake Ave overlooking Crystal Lake
Disclosures A utility wire runs over the back of the property to a house on Lake Ave. Buyers to do due diligence. Lot to be reduced in size at closing to 20, 300sf. Information herein is not guaranteed or warrant
Electric Fuses, Knob & Tube Wiring
Elementary School Mason Rice
Exterior Features Patio, Garden
Garage Spaces 2
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Hot Water, Natural Gas
High School Newton South
Home Warranty Y/N No
Interior Features Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, Closet, Wainscoting, Lighting - Overhead, Crown Molding, Dressing Room, Bedroom, Office, Sun Room, Foyer, Study, Laundry Chute, Internet Available - Unknown
Lot Size Square Feet 20300
MLS Area Newton Highlands
Master on main Second
Middle/Junior High School Brown
Patio/Porch Features Patio
Property Attached Y/N No
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
Roof Slate, Rubber
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Pending
Status Under Agreement
Street Name Lakewood Rd
Sub-Agency Relationship Offered No
Tax Annual Amount 23753
Tax Assessed Value 2333300
Tax Year 2023
Total Rooms 15
Utilities for Gas Range, for Gas Oven, for Electric Dryer, Washer Hookup
View Scenic View(s)
View Y/N Yes
Waterfront Features Beach Front, Lake/Pond, Direct Access, 0 to 1/10 Mile To Beach, Beach Ownership(Public)
Waterfront Y/N No
Year Built 1920
Year Built Details Actual
Year Built Source Public Records
Zoning SR2

Interior Features

Air Conditioning Y/N No
Basement Full, Interior Entry, Concrete, Unfinished
Bathroom 1 Level Second
Bathroom 2 Level Second
Bathroom 3 Level Third
Bedroom 2 Features Closet, Flooring - Hardwood, Paints & Finishes - Low VOC
Bedroom 3 Area 161.291666
Bedroom 3 Features Closet, Flooring - Hardwood, Paints & Finishes - Low VOC, Lighting - Sconce
Bedroom 3 Length 13.166666
Bedroom 3 Level Second
Bedroom 3 Width 12.25
Bedroom 4 Area 125.375
Bedroom 4 Features Closet, Flooring - Hardwood, Paints & Finishes - Low VOC, Lighting - Sconce, Lighting - Overhead
Bedroom 4 Length 12.75
Bedroom 4 Level Second
Bedroom 4 Width 9.833333
Bedroom 5 Area 215.555555
Bedroom 5 Features Closet, Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, Flooring - Hardwood, Paints & Finishes - Low VOC, Lighting - Overhead
Bedroom 5 Length 16.166666
Bedroom 5 Level Third
Bedroom 5 Width 13.333333
Dining Room Area 203.666666
Dining Room Area 15.666666
Dining Room Features Flooring - Hardwood, Chair Rail, Paints & Finishes - Low VOC, Lighting - Overhead, Crown Molding
Dining Room Level Main, First
Dining Room Width 13
Fireplace Features Living Room
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Flooring Hardwood, Flooring - Hardwood
Full Baths 3
Heating Y/N Yes
Kitchen Area 270.25
Kitchen Features Flooring - Vinyl, Window(s) - Picture, Dining Area, Paints & Finishes - Low VOC, Recessed Lighting, Gas Stove
Kitchen Length 23
Kitchen Level Main, First
Kitchen Width 11.75
Laundry Features Electric Dryer Hookup, Laundry Chute, Washer Hookup, In Basement
Living Room Area 359.666666
Living Room Features Flooring - Hardwood, Paints & Finishes - Low VOC, Crown Molding
Living Room Length 27.666666
Living Room Level Main, First
Living Room Width 13
Master Bathroom Features Yes
Master Bedroom Area 254.555555
Master Bedroom Features Bathroom - Full, Ceiling Fan(s), Walk-In Closet(s), Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, Flooring - Hardwood, Dressing Room, Paints & Finishes - Low VOC
Master Bedroom Length 19.333333
Master Bedroom Width 13.166666
Primary Bedroom Level: First Floor 161.291666
Second Bedroom Length 13.166666
Second Bedroom Level Second
Second Bedroom Width 12.25
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 7
Total Fireplaces 1
Window Features Storm Window(s)

Exterior Features

Facilitator Compensation 2.5
Living Area 4121
Building Area Total 4121
Covered Spaces 2
Door Features French Doors
Foundation Area 1739
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Frontage Length 137.00
Lot Features Corner Lot, Level
Lot Size Acres 0.47
Lot Size Area 0.47
Lot Size Units Acres
Open Parking Y/N Yes
Parking Features Detached, Storage, Paved Drive, Off Street, Paved
Road Frontage Type Public
Road Responsibility Public Maintained Road
Road Surface Type Paved
Spa No
Total Parking 4
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 Pending Average in 02461

AVG $1.62M
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1957
AVG 63
Data Provided by Walkscore® not using MLS data

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