You will fall in love with this very appealing 2058 sq. ft. Tudor/English Cottage with slate roof and a two-car garage on an 11,083 square foot lot.The entryway has attractive Mediterranean terracotta tiles that lead to a gracious dining room and a sun-filled living room with a wood burning fireplace. Both of these rooms have hardwood floors and wood beamed ceilings. An attractive kitchen and guest lavatory complete the first floor. The second floor has a pretty master bedroom with custom built-ins and an en suite bathroom - plus two additional bedrooms. All baths have been renovated. The lower level has a family room with barn board walls and a handsome fieldstone fireplace as well as an office with built-in shelving. Easy access to the Newton Highlands shops and the T. Just .2 mile to the Countryside Elementary School. Nearby is the new Highlands Playground with tennis courts, children's area, and more.
Susan Evans thrives on interacting with people, operating at a high energy level, and feeling a sense of accomplishment. Her twenty years of success in IT sales and training helped Susan develop the skills that she brings to her successful real estate practice: excellent communication, attention to detail, and follow-up. Her buyer and seller clients have come to value Susan's hard work, determination, and talent for creating strong and lasting relationships.
Susan has lived in Newton for over twenty-five years, and is deeply tied to the community through her extended family and friendships. She and her husband, Frank Stearns, have raised two daughters in Newton and both Olivia and Brooke attended local schools. When you entrust your real estate needs to Susan, you will have complete confidence in her service-oriented and professional approach.
Graduate School brought Toby to Massachusetts from the Midwest and she never left! The Greater Boston Area is a wonderful place to live. She can help you - whether you are buying or selling.
After a number of years teaching Italian at Boston University, Toby became a full-time real estate broker. She first worked with Coldwell Banker (formerly Hunneman), and she is now with Hammond Residential, with offices in Chestnut Hill and Newton. Her experience has taught her to understand the complex and often emotional issues involved in buying and selling. Attention to detail, respect for the client, knowledge of the marketplace, and listening - these are her priorities.
Formal Education: BA, Indiana University - Romance Languages and Literatures. MA, Harvard University - Italian.
Broker Education: G.R.I. (Graduate Real Estate Institute), Relocation Specialist, Listing Agent, Buyer Agent, Historic Homes and Historical Preservation Education, Win-Win Negotiation, Condominiums, Fair-Housing
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