MLS® ID: 72483068
5 Carpenter St
Salem, Massachusetts, 01970 $809,000
Classic 1807 3 story brick masterpiece sitting on large gorgeous private grounds…you will forget that you are in the heart of old town Salem near restaurants, the library, museums, cultural attractions & around the corner from the commuter rail (27 minutes to Boston!) This house offers 4+ large BR’s, 2 full baths & a charming powder room. Gracious, sunny LR & DR w/original restored woodwork & working interior shutters. Large kitchen w/gas cooking. Romantic “tavern room” w/ornate brick walls & beams overhead…currently used as a sitting/bar room, also ideal for kids’ play space in view of the kitchen. Above is the “captain’s room” with its arched ceiling, overlooking the garden, ideal for home office, craft/studio space. All principal rooms have 2 exposures making for a bright and cheery house, restored pumpkin pine floors throughout. Really well laid-out grounds with off-street parking, offer many picturesque seating areas & a multi-spaced yard…truly rare in the heart of Salem.