All Posts in Category Peacock Farm

A Rare Rental in Peacock Farm (Rented)

Click any photo to enlarge and watch as slide show.  Photos by John Tse.     Live Modern! A rare rental opportunity in Peacock Farm. Stylish mid-century modern house, designed by noted architect, Walter Pierce, in the historic Peacock Farm neighborhood, with neighborhood swimming pool. On the Cambridge side of town, minutes to Alewife, Cambridge, and Boston….

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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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Sold: Our First Peacock Farm New Listing of 2013!

Photos by Lara Kimmerer (interior) and John Tse (exterior). Click any photo to enlarge: 53 Peacock Farm Road. Offered at $760,000.  Use the Contact button to schedule a private showing. Pictured in the 2013 New York Times last month, this is only the second Peacock Farm listing to be put on the market since our listing of a…

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Walter Pierce 1920-2013

We were very saddened to learn of the loss of Peacock Farm architect, Walter Pierce, a Lexington and Boston-area modernist legend and a true innovator. We were fortunate enough to interview him in 2011. The New York Times notice links to that interview. The Lexington Minuteman also had a front page notice of Mr. Pierce’s passing….

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Rare Opportunity in Peacock Farm

Click any photo to enlarge: 35 Peacock Farm Road, Lexington List Price: $475,000 (Sold) Rare opportunity to own and restore a classic mid-century modern Peacock Farm house, designed by Walter Pierce (see interview here), a design that won the 1957 AIA Better Homes and Gardens/NBC “Homes for Better Living” prize. Nestled in a wooded half-acre lot….

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Sold: Peacock Farm Listing!

See below post for all photos We have listed another Peacock Farm classic. UNDER AGREEMENT Bright and updated mid-century modern: Five bedroom, three full bath original Peacock Farm house designed by noted architects Walter Pierce (see interview here) and Danforth Compton, updated and well-maintained by the original owners and improved extensively since 2010 by the current…

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New Peacock Farm Listing!

Click any photo to enlarge: We have listed another Peacock Farm classic. UNDER AGREEMENT Bright and updated mid-century modern: Five bedroom, three full bath original Peacock Farm house designed by noted architects Walter Pierce (see interview here) and Danforth Compton, updated and well-maintained by the original owners and improved extensively since 2010 by the current…

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New Peacock Farm-Area Offering

There is a new listing in the Pleasant Brook section, adjacent to the Peacock Farm neighborhood, for $699,000, listed with Coldwell Banker. As always, John Tse and Bill Janovitz are always available as buyer agents for this and other brokers’ listings. Contact us for more information.  

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