Friday, January 4, 2013
http://www.TracyMousseau.com - Located on the left bank of the Merrimack River near its mouth, Amesbury, Massachusetts is located upstream from Salisbury and across the river from Newburyport and West Newbury. With a population of just over 16,000 residents, Amesbury is a former farming and mill town which today is primarily residential. Intersected by two interstate highways, Rts 495 and 95, making commuting easy to just about anywhere.
As you cross the Chain Bridge - the only suspension bridge in Massachusetts, you are welcomed to Amesbury and to this Victorian era gem along prestigious Point Shore.
Built in 1903, this waterfront property offers a blend of beautiful period detail and modern updates.
Boat enthusiasts will covet the opportunity to have their boat at the ready with the deep water dock that comes with this home. No more marina fees or time consuming loading and unloading equipment for your boating adventures!
The large tiled foyer greets you as you enter. Period windows grace the front of the home and a lovely original stained glass window lends color and elegance to the front staircase.
Off the foyer is a spacious room with hardwood floors, which is currently being used as a family room/playroom for the children.
Original pocket doors separate the family room from the fireplaced living room also with beautiful oak floors.
Another set of pocket doors leads to a dining room (now used a sitting room) with a tin ceiling wonderful river views and a door that accesses the deck.
The large kitchen, in the rear of the house is flooded with light and views of the constantly changing river scenery. A granite island, stainless steel appliances, rich wood flooring and dining area invite you to linger over your favorite morning beverage. Sliders lead to a screened –in porch and deck for outdoor entertaining.
The hospitality of this home extends to the second level, where you will find four generous bedrooms with ample closets, an office nook, and a tiled bath with double sinks and jetted tub.
The attic has potential for expansion and offers great storage space.
The walkout basement, has a tiled bath, handy for showering after outdoor activities, and provides easy access to the dock and stowing of gear.
This ideal location provides easy access to commuter routes, shopping, nearby area beaches, and great dining options in both Amesbury and Newburyport.
All in all a wonderful place to call home!
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Tuesday, January 1, 2013
http://www.ParkerAndKelleyTeam.com - Eye-catching Majestic Colonial custom built by owners w/over 4,000 s.f. of living space. Top of the line materials throughout,impressive 9' ceilings, high-end designer lighting, extensive crown molding, HW floors, gorgeous kitchen loaded w/ cherry cabinets, granite,SS appliances, expansive center island & separate pantry. Attached FP family room w/vaulted ceiling. Elegant Master bedroom suite! Bring the in-laws - just completed finished LL with 3 rooms & full bath. Sought after area off Chestnut Street!