MLS® ID: 72578959
8 Bancroft Road
Andover, Massachusetts, 01810 $2,599,999
RARE FIND! PRESTIGIOUS HOME PLUS BUILDABLE LOT!!! Welcome to the most unique home setting in Andover! There's no other property in town surrounded on 3 sides by Phillips Academy, the oldest secondary school in the country. Backyard abuts its athletic playing fields. Its superb location is only a 2-minute walk to the brand new Bancroft Elementary School. This classic, stately home was designed by renowned architect Guy Lowell. Exquisite details include an arched foyer, formal living & dining rooms, each with a fireplace. Other elegant rooms include a richly paneled library and an exquisite butler's pantry. Kitchen is surrounded by family room w/fireplace, breakfast room, mudroom & sitting room w/gas fireplace. Smart home technology. Spacious master suite w/radiant heat, hardwood floors & spa-like marble bath w/steam unit. A truly magical place to raise a family & entertain w/privacy and comfort. An incredibly unique location and a truly special home!