• For Sale
  • Single Family Home

179 James St Barre, MA 01005 Get directions

$345,000 $123/Sq. ft.
4 Beds 2 Baths 1 Partial Bath 2,798 Sq. ft. 79,204 Sq. ft. Lot
  • StyleColonial
  • Age 218 Years
  • MLS# 72339728
  • Listed 5 Months 9 Days Ago

Overview

Big price reduction!! Handsome Colonial Farmhouse a short distance from Barre Common set on a hillside overlooking a picturesque valley & abutting vineyard. The original back portion of the home was first built around 1800 with the main house added around 1870 and two additional rooms built in the 1950's. Formal front foyer with curved staircase opens to the spacious living room with fireplace & built-ins. French doors lead from living room to an outstanding office space with custom cherry/maple countertop & woodwork plus a pretty view of side yard & valley. Dining room with built-ins & fireplace adjoins large bright kitchen with plenty of storage & patio door leading to side yard. Cozy den with wood stove/fireplace & knotty pine walls, built-ins & chestnut beams is the perfect spot for cold winter days. 15'x20' first floor master bedroom plus 3 additional bedrooms on the second floor. Wood floors throughout the home with some rooms covered in carpet.

Features

Bedrooms

  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Master Bedroom: 15x20
  • Master Bed: Wall to Wall Carpet
  • Master Bed: Wood Flooring
  • Master Bedroom Level: First Floor
  • Bed 2: 15x20
  • Bed 2: Wall to Wall Carpet
  • Bed 2: Wood Flooring
  • Bed 2 Level: Second Floor
  • Bed 3: 14x14
  • Bed 3: Hardwood Flooring
  • Bed 3 Level: Second Floor
  • Bed 4: 12x13
  • Bed 4: Hardwood Flooring
  • Bed 4 Level: Second Floor

Bathrooms

  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Half Bathrooms: 1

Kitchen and Dining

  • Kitchen: 15x15
  • Vinyl Flooring
  • Kitchen Level: First Floor
  • Dining Room: 13x15
  • Dining Room: Fireplace, Custom Built Closet/Cabinets, Hardwood Flooring
  • Dining Room Level: First Floor

Other rooms

  • Living Room: 15x29
  • Living Room: Fireplace
  • Living Room: Beamed Ceiling
  • Living Room: Custom Built Closet/Cabinets
  • Living Room: Wall to Wall Carpet
  • Living Room: Wood Flooring
  • Living Room: Window(s) - Picture
  • Living Room: French Doors
  • Living Room Level: First Floor
  • Family Room: 15x20
  • Family Room: Fireplace, Wood / Coal / Pellet Stove, Custom Built Closet/Cabinets, Hardwood Flooring
  • Family Room Level: First Floor
  • Room 1 Name: Home Office
  • Room 1: 12x17
  • Room 1: Beamed Ceiling
  • Room 1: Hardwood Flooring
  • Room 1: Bay/Bow/Box Windows(s)
  • Room 1: Upgraded Countertops
  • Room 1 Level: First Floor
  • Laundry Level: First Floor
  • Basement Features: Partial, Interior Access, Concrete Floor

Interior Features

  • Cable Available
  • Walk-Up Attic

Building and Construction

  • House Style: Colonial, Antique
  • Wood Flooring
  • Vinyl Flooring
  • Wall To Wall Carpet Flooring
  • Hardwood Flooring
  • Vinyl / Vtc Flooring
  • Roof Material: Asphalt/Fiberglass Shingles
  • Poured Concrete Foundation
  • Fieldstone Foundation
  • Slab Foundation
  • Frame Construction
  • Other (See Remarks) Construction
  • Year Built Description: Approximate, Renovated Since
  • Lead Paint: Unknown
  • No. Rooms: 8

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Patio
  • Garden Area
  • Stone Wall
  • Color: White
  • Lot Description: Scenic View(s)
  • Acreage: 1.82
  • Road Type: Public, Paved
  • Exterior: Fiber Cement Siding

Garage and Parking

  • Detached, Side Entry, Oversized Parking Parking
  • Parking Spaces: 8
  • Number of Garage Spaces: 2

Heating and Cooling

  • Fireplaces: 2
  • HEATING: Forced Air, Oil, Hydro Air

Utilities

  • Electricity: 220 Volts, 200 Amps
  • Hot Water: Oil, Separate Booster
  • Connection for Electric Range
  • Connection for Electric Dryer
  • Connection Washer Hookup
  • City/Town Water
  • City/Town Sewer

Appliances

  • Range
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator

School Information

  • Grade School: Ruggles Lane
  • Middle School: Quabbin Reg
  • High School: Quabbin Reg

Other Property Info

  • City: Barre
  • State: MA
  • County: Worcester
  • Zoning: R20
  • Directions: James Street from Barre Common, home is on the left
  • COMP_BASED_ON: Net Sale Price

Listing Information

  • Listing Status: Active
  • Listing Date: 2018-06-05
  • Status Date: 2018-08-17

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
4 Ruggles Lane K-6 0.9 mi
NA Ib School Of Quabbin 11-12 1.5 mi
NA Stetson School 5-12 1.5 mi
5 Quabbin Regional Middle School 7-8 1.5 mi
4 Quabbin Regional High School 9-12 1.5 mi

School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Maponics, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.

Neighborhood

Property History for 179 James St

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
08/21/2018 Price Changed $345,000
06/24/2018 Price Changed $375,000
06/05/2018 Listed $390,000
12/30/2017 Listed $420,000

The price and tax history data is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from local jurisdiction. Contact your REALTOR® directly in order to obtain the most up-to-date information available.