SOLD: Buildable Lot in Chestnut Hill


  • Price: $1,400,000
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  • Square Feet: 42,457 sq. ft. lot
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Rare offering in Chestnut Hill - over 40,000 square foot buildable lot, with permit in hand, in a country-like setting within the town limits. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to build your dream house on level land currently featuring flowerbeds, a wildflower meadow, blueberry bushes, fenced vegetable garden, playground and even a treehouse. Enjoy privacy in this secluded spot and still be close to the post office, a shopping mall with restaurants, cinema, grocery store, the Longwood Cricket Club and the Chestnut Hill T stop. This property is in the Heath School district and private schools like Brimmer and May, Beaver Country Day, Chestnut Hill School are also nearby.



Pauline Ho Bynum

Pauline Ho Bynum

Hammond Residential Real Estate
Brookline/Newton Office

It is generally acknowledged that Pauline, highly regarded by her fellow brokers and a REALTOR® since 1982, sets a standard, both in the level of service rendered to her clients and in her brokerage production. Born in China, but raised in the United States, Pauline attended Wellesley College and earned a M.A. in history from Columbia University. She taught Western Civilization and Asian history at Brooklyn College and at Central State University in Oklahoma.

A resident of the Brookline/Newton area since 1979, Pauline was instrumental in the organization of The Friends of Larz Anderson Park and Boston Midsummer Opera. She has served on the boards of Boston Lyric Opera and Brookline Library Foundation and is the New England Regional Chairman for Met Opera National Council Auditions -- a position she has held for over twenty-five years. Her daughter, Sarah Shun-lien Bynum is a novelist who is on the faculty of Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles, teaching writing and literature. Her son, Taylor Ho Bynum, is a jazz composer and musician who gigs in the United States, Europe, and Asia and lives in New Haven, Connecticut.

For the benefit of their seller and buyer clients, Pauline Ho Bynum and Erin Baumgartner have formed a business partnership. Their different backgrounds and experiences have allowed them to create a team that understands their clientele's manifold interests, needs and goals and that offers exceptional knowledge of the market and local communities. They are proud of their reputation for professional and personal commitment and integrity.