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5 Argilla Road, Andover, MA 01810

In Town

Single-Family

$979,900
Price

10
Rooms
4
Beds
2
Baths
WELCOME TO ONE OF THE MOST SIGNIFICANT AWARD WINNING HISTORICAL HOMES IN ANDOVER. The Abbot-Symonds Baker house (c1685) is a stunningly preserved 17th century home with a saltbox addition & 21st century kitchen, baths and living area. Reminiscent of a bygone era of gentleman farming, this property with its 6.37 acres (not sub dividable) is perfect for a new owner looking for a private residence &/or agricultural/equestrian use. Fine period details include original fireplaces, wide wood floors, custom cupboards, Indian wall, hand hewn oak beams, gunstocks, H & L hinges, latches & more. Custom gourmet granite/SS/ kit.(2001) opening to new family rm. New baths (2001) with whirlpool tub and separate shower. Note the 6 stall barn,attached carriage area, heated greenhouse, well house, orchards, gardens & more. This amazing property is perfect for the horse, farm or car enthusiast. Recorded in the National Historic Registry.
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Highlights
Area/Village: In Town
List Price: $979,900
Type: Single-Family
Type of Single-Family: Farm
Style: Colonial, Antique, Farmhouse, Saltbox
Status: Contingent
Rooms: 10
Beds: 4
Baths: 2
Year Built: 1685
Year Round: Yes
Approx. GLA: 3,096
MLS#: 72083324
 
 
Interior
Basement: Yes
Description: Partial, Interior Access, Concrete Floor
Cooling: Central Air, Other (See Remarks)
Cooling Zones: 1
Heating: Forced Air, Hot Water Radiators, Gas, Other (See Remarks)
Heating Zones: 2
Flooring: Wood
Electrical: Circuit Breakers, 200 Amps
Fire Places: 4
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Lead Paint: Unknown
Exterior
Water: No
Acres: 6.37
Lot Size: 277,477.00
Lot Description: Corner, Paved Drive, Cleared, Farmland, Level
Foundation: Poured Concrete, Fieldstone
Foundation Size: irregular
Garage Parking: Detached, Garage Door Opener, Storage, Work Area, Barn, Oversized Parking
Garage Spaces: 4
Parking Features: Off-Street, Stone/Gravel
Parking Spaces: 12
Road Type: Public, Paved, Publicly Maint.
Color: white
Construction: Post & Beam
Roof Material: Asphalt/Fiberglass Shingles
Utility: for Gas Range, Washer Hookup
Exterior: Clapboard, Wood
Sewer: City/Town Sewer
Water: City/Town Water
Taxes
Short Sale Lender Approval: No
Lender Owned: No
Assessed Price: $662,000
Taxes: $1,004,916
Tax Year: 2017
Book/Page: 3459/17
Homeowner's Assoc.: No
School
Grade School: West Elementary
Middle School: West Middle Sch
High School: AHS
Beach
Beach: No
Additional
Interior Features: Cable Available, Walk-up Attic
Exterior Features: Fruit Trees, Garden Area, Horses Permitted, Kennel, Stone Wall, Patio, Barn/Stable, Greenhouse, Sprinkler System
Appliances: Range, Wall Oven, Dishwasher, Refrigerator
Amenities: Public Transportation, Shopping, Tennis Court, Park, Walk/Jog Trails, Stables, Golf Course, Medical Facility, Bike Path, Highway Access, House of Worship, Private School, Public School, T-Station, University
Exclusions: washer/dryer
Disclosure: Central Air only in newer portion of house; master bdrm fireplace not functioning. Preservation Agreement is included as a MLS attachment, Sewer, Town water and natural gas. Sitting room could be bedroom. Bedroom 4 used as home office. Older windows need support to stay open.
Disclosure Declaration: Yes
Rooms
Name Level Dimensions Description
Master Bedroom 2 15X18 Dressing Room, Flooring - Wood, Closet
Bedroom 2 2 16X18 Flooring - Wood, Closet
Bedroom 3 2 11X9 Flooring - Wood
Bedroom 4 1 10X9 Exterior Access, Flooring - Wood, Closet
Bathroom 1 1 -- Bathroom - 3/4, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile
Bathroom 2 2 -- Enclosed Shower - Fiberglass, Bathroom - Tiled With Tub & Shower, Cable Hookup, Countertops - Upgraded, Jacuzzi / Whirlpool Soaking Tub, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile
Dining Room 1 18X15 Flooring - Wood, Fireplace
Family Room 1 15X18 Exterior Access, Open Floor Plan, Remodeled, Flooring - Wood, Wood / Coal / Pellet Stove, Skylight, Ceiling - Cathedral, Ceiling Fan(s), French Doors
Kitchen 1 17X14 Breakfast Bar / Nook, Cabinets - Upgraded, Cable Hookup, Exterior Access, Open Floor Plan, Remodeled, Stainless Steel Appliances, Flooring - Wood, Pantry, Countertops - Stone/Granite/Solid
Laundry Room 1 -- Remodeled, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile
Living Room 1 18X16 Flooring - Wood, Fireplace
Sitting Room 2 -- Dressing Room, Flooring - Wood, Closet
Other 1 29X12 Exterior Access, Wainscoting, Flooring - Wood, Fireplace, Window(s) - Bay/Bow/Box, Dining Area
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The listing office is William Raveis R.E. & Home Services and the listing agent is Kathy & Company. The property listing data and information, or the images, set forth herein were provided to MLS Property Information Network, Inc. from third party sources, including sellers, lessors and public records, and were compiled by MLS Property Information Network, Inc. The property listing data and information, and the images, are for the personal, non-commercial use of consumers having a good faith interest in purchasing or leasing listed properties of the type displayed to them and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties which such consumers may have a good faith interest in purchasing or leasing. MLS Property Information Network, Inc. and it's subscribers disclaim any and all representations and warranties as to the accuracy of the property listing data and information, or as to the accuracy of any of the images, set forth herein. The data was last modified on 3/23/2017 8:16:00 AM.
 
Peggy Patenaude
Peggy Patenaude
REALTOR®
William Raveis R.E. & Home Services


William Raveis R.E. & Home Services   Peggy Patenaude, REALTOR®
William Raveis R.E. & Home Services
12 Bartlet Street • Andover, MA 01810 Map it
Cell: 978-804-0811 
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