Renovated Dutch Colonial in Ideal Location


  • Price: $999,000
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Half Bathrooms: 1
  • Square Feet: 2,234
  • Taxes: $7,931

WEST ROXBURY ... Built in 1910, this Dutch Colonial-style residence is set on lovely tree-lined street with mature trees and beautiful perennial gardens. Renovated and well-suited for everyday living as well as entertaining, the floor plan features include a kitchen with cherry cabinetry and access to a deck overlooking the large level yard; a living/dining room with a Mendota programmable gas fireplace and bay window; first floor family room; and a sunroom reading nook with windows. The third-floor master bedroom has tree-top views, walk-in closet, and oversized bathroom with a Jacuzzi tub and skylight. There are four other corner bedrooms. Further enhancing this property are crown moldings, central air-conditioning, second floor renovated bathroom, and an outdoor plug for electric car. Located in the Highland area, two blocks from the village center with restaurants and shops, commuter rail station, and bus lines....



Jan Crosby

Jan Crosby

Hammond Residential Real Estate
Brookline/Newton Office

Jan is a highly skilled real estate professional who brings over thirty years of experience helping clients move to their new home. She finds helping clients in this transition to be an honor and has a long-standing reputation for her honest and loyal counsel.

Jan has worked in Newton real estate offices for twenty years. She currently lives in Boston's West Roxbury neighborhood. She has an extensive network and knowledge of the Greater Boston metro area, including but not limited to Newton, Brookline, Jamaica Plain and West Roxbury. She has consistently placed in the top ten percent of real estate agents nationwide. The professional service Jan provides to clients continues after the transaction, earning her a loyal following of past clients and customers.

As a way of providing the highest level of service to her seller and buyer clients, Jan is committed to lifelong education. In addition to a broker's license, she has earned the following prestigious real estate designations: CRS (Certified Residential Specialist), GRI (Graduate Realtors Institute), SRES (Senior Residential Specialist), and CBR (Certified Buyer Representative).

Prior to beginning her real estate practice, Jan was a learning disabilities specialist. Her children have attended both Newton private schools and Boston public exam schools. Jan has been active in the community as a Board Member of the Friends of the West Roxbury Library and Cochair of the Poetry Committee. She is an avid reader, gardener and composter. Jan also enjoys her book groups, mah jongg group, garden club, bird watching, and nature walks with her standard poodle.

If you would like a complimentary price analysis, Jan would be pleased to discuss with you what your home is worth in today's market. This service is a normal part of our work: you come to understand the value of your property and we have the opportunity to present our credentials.