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Icon in Brown’s Wood – The Hill House

Private showings by appointment only. Contact us via below form. Any/all offers will be reviewed Monday, May 11 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. Virtual Facebook Live Showing/Open House embedded below.  Located at…

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New Brown’s Wood Lincoln Listing!

Coming Thursday, May 9. Open houses that evening and Saturday/Sunday 11th and 12th from 1:00-3:00. Located in the Modernist enclave of Brown’s Wood in Lincoln, 11 Moccasin Hill Road is a 1976 midcentury modern home set up on a hill on the corner of Laurel Drive, on the cul-de-sac end of Moccasin Hill Road. The…

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Sold! A Hoover-Hill Design in Brown’s Wood, Lincoln

18 Moccasin Hill Road, Lincoln. Offered at $1,099,000 (Sold for $1,105,000) Click any image to enlarge and view as slide show. With a top-notch wooded siting on a big lot at the end of a cul de sac in the unique neighborhood of Brown’s Wood, the Wales House is a post-and-beam, Mid-Century-Modern home designed by…

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Sold: The Swanson House: Listing in Brown’s Wood in Lincoln

Photos by Lara Kimmerer. Click any photo to enlarge:   “The Swanson House” is an updated and extremely well-maintained Walter Pierce-custom-designed mid-century modernist classic in Brown’s Wood, built in 1956. Expansive open floor plan, clean and soaring architectural lines, gleaming hardwood, and treetop views from walls of glass. Lower level offers home office or au…

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Press

You can see many examples of press and publicity we have received for our properties here, in the “Press” tag category. A few examples:   Green Street Canton in the Boston Globe! By Bill Janovitz Posted in Boston Globe, Canton, press On Feb 15, 2017     John Ellement Boston Globe Staff February 13, 2017 8:40 am 125 Green St.,…

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New Listings! Stay Tuned!

Just some things to watch this space for in the coming months. Prices are approximate ranges: A 1967 mid-century-mod fixer in Lincoln, designed by Constantin Perzoff. Post-and-beam, open floor plan, three bedrooms and three baths, garage, over three acres in a super location. About 2,400 s.f. Around $900k. Coming on in early March. An extremely well-maintained…

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Our Tour of Conantum

In the early 1950s, along 190 acres along the Sudbury River, not far from where Concord, Sudbury, and Lincoln meet, a Modernist neighborhood conceptualized by MIT Economics Professor, W. Rupert Maclaurin, and designed by Techbuilt and Snake Hill architect, Carl Koch, was developed. Renee Garrelick compiled an oral history of the neighborhood in 1986 (archived by the…

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Links/Resources

Bill collected posts on Boston Magazine’s site Our blog about more traditional homes and neighborhoods. Most of the photography on this blog has been done by Lara Kimmer. Check here great site and blog here. The website was set up with great assistance from Hamilton Hughes Design   MODERN RESOURCES: LEXINGTON: Lexington Historic Survey —…

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ModernMASS History

Modernism in Mid-Century Massachusetts   This is an overview of the history in Lexington alone. For more dynamic and updated information, including new and active mid-century modern real estate listings, please check at the Home button on top. Much of the material below is covered in the video clip below, but with more detail in…

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Recent Sale of a "Green Home" in Lexington’s Five Fields

1 Stonewall Road, Lexington. Photo courtesy of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage A common problem for would-be buyers and fans of modern architecture in the Boston area is the paucity of available newly built homes with a modernist sensibility. And when one is located, the price is usually quite high, generally above even higher-end colonial (or,…

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