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Sold! The Marcel-Breuer-Designed Robinson House

There are not many homes that we would jump in a car and drive 2.5 hours across the state to work as buyer agents for, but one day Bill received a call from someone who said. “I am interested in a house in Williamstown and wondering if you could help.” Bill responded, “The Breuer house?”…

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Video Tour of a 1948 Marcel Breuer-Designed Home on 42 Acres

We are very proud to represent the buyer of this magnificent property in Williamstown. Located just a half mile from William College, the Robinson House was built in 1948 and is sited on a private 42 acres with river frontage and mountain vistas. The 5,000 s.f. butterfly roof home was designed by Bauhaus-identified architect, Marcel…

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Breuer in Wellfleet

From our friends at the Cape Cod Modern House Trust, comes this call for action supporting the Wellfleet Historic Review Board’s effort to maintain a demolition delay list. Preservation can be a tricky cause in some instances, and as a real estate broker, I have been embroiled in one or two. But in the case…

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Icon in Brown’s Wood

Coming April 4. Private showings by appointment only. Contact us here or via below form. Monitoring the guidelines from federal and state authorities, and those of Compass, MAR, and NAR  regarding the Covid 19 novel virus. See end of post for more details.  Located at the top of the cul-de-sac in the Modernist enclave of…

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Heroic Brutalism and the Lincoln House and Studio

In 2015 I attended a talk given by a couple of the authors of Heroic: Concrete Architecture and the New Boston, which had just been published. The insight of the authors was so keen and their presentation so impressive that I naturally purchased a copy at the event. It is truly a hefty tome, more…

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Ira Rakatansky-Designed Rental

Custom designed by renowned Modernist architect, Ira Rakatansky, here is a rare opportunity to own one of Lexington’s few centrally located Mid-Century Modern gems. A stylish and spacious light-filled home with voluminous open spaces, five bedrooms, four and a half baths, and surrounded by dozens of acres of private conservation land, less than a mile…

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The Custance House, Designed by Hugh Stubbins

Designed by renowned architect, Hugh Stubbins, and in the same family ever since, this Mid-Century-Modern is located a stone’s throw from Diamond Middle School, the bike path, and a mile from Lexington Center. Tucked away from the road, the open floor plan is centered around a fieldstone fireplace which creates a foyer leading to attached…

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The Newell House

Marketing Mid-Century-Modern houses is obviously a passion of ours. It’s truly fun to post impressive photos and write about the history and winning characteristics of these properties. In this particular case, though, writing the descriptive narrative is pretty much taken out of our hands by our friend, David N. Fixler, AIA, president of DOCOMOMO-US/New England….

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2007-Built Modernist Home in Lincoln

(This listing is with Barrett Sothebys). Offered at $1,875,000. Contact us to arrange a private showing or with any questions. 1 Hawk Hill from REtoolz.com on Vimeo. Click any photo to enlarge and view as a slideshow.    Taking its place in Lincoln’s storied Modernist tradition, one that includes Gropius, Breuer, Hoover, and Flansburgh, this home…

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