A distinctive residence close to Harvard Square and the Charles River, in the Riverside neighborhood. Open the front gate and walk down a brick path to your secluded front entrance. The generous entry foyer leads into the light-filled living room with vaulted ceiling and gas fireplace, as well as direct access to the private patio garden with a majestic river Birch and mature plantings. The larger dining room here is perfect for entertaining. There's also a very comfortable kitchen with double ovens, peninsula counter and ample cabinets. The second floor is given over to a larger master bedroom suite. The master bath includes a jet tub and steam shower. You'll find a delightful second bedroom and second full bath on the top floor, as well as a book-lined study opening onto a secluded rooftop patio. An in-home elevator serves every floor of this home, including the private garage level. Enjoy easy access to Harvard University, as well as the many shops and restaurants in Harvard Square.