Very special newly renovated three-bedroom home, thoughtfully designed by an MIT-trained architect. Private front entrance set back from the street. Appealing open plan on the main living level with 8'–11" ceiling. Larger living room set apart from the charming entrance hall. Cook's kitchen with center island and Carrara marble backsplash. Sunny dining area. Generous master bedroom with full bath en suite. The lower level features double-hung windows and enjoys ample light, with a delightful family room, two good-size bedrooms, a full bath, and separate laundry room and storage. Highlights of this home include premium white oak floors; five-panel Douglas fir doors; energy-efficient HVAC; Nest thermostats; radiant floor heat in bathrooms and front entry; a rear deck and expansive brick patio; covered parking for two cars with provision for electric car-charging. Enjoy easy access to Union, Porter and Harvard Square. Walk Score® 91 - "Walker's Paradise." Part of a new 3-unit association.