Joy House

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The best of urban living, immaculate finishes & top-of-the-line features shaped this renovated to the studs,1551sqft Boston townhome into a luxurious haven. Sophisticated yet welcoming, oak cascades underfoot as elegant dentil molding, & egg dart trims create a glamorous signature style. The living room charms you w bespoke wall paneling & coffered ceilings, while dramatic lighting emphasizes the Athenian crown molding & the antique fireplace. Marble & onyx flooring combine w hand-carved mahogany walls, stained glass ceiling & an 800-pc chandelier in the formal dining room. Gourmet cooking awaits in the chef’s kitchen that combines top-of-the-line appliances w gleaming Calcutta countertops. Unwind by the fireplace in the main suite w a spa-like ensuite that treats you to Statuario marble accents & a custom glass-enclosed shower w Hansgrohe fixtures. Other notable features include updated electrical, plumbing, gas lines, & HVAC. Vivint home security system plus a deeded parking space!

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Basic Information

  • Bedrooms2
  • Mls StatusActive
  • Bathroom2
  • Dual Variable Compensation YN Yes
  • Parcel Number W:05 P:02863 S:004,3352919
  • Unit Number2


  • Building Area Units Square Feet
  • Door Features French Doors
  • Entry Level 1
  • FireplaceYes
  • Fireplaces Total 3
  • Garage Spaces
  • Property NameJoy House
  • Rooms5
  • Stories2
  • Year Built1920
  • Year Built Details Approximate
  • Year Built Effective 1978
  • Year Built Source Public Records


  • Amenities
    • Bike Path
    • Conservation Area
    • Highway Access
    • House of Worship
    • Marina
    • Medical Facility
    • Park
    • Private School
    • Public School
    • Public Transportation
    • Shopping
    • T-Station
    • University
    • Walk/Jog Trails
  • Appliances IncludedRange, Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave, Indoor Grill, Refrigerator, Freezer, Washer, Dryer, Gas Water Heater
  • Association Amenities Hot Water, Laundry
  • Other AmenitiesFireplace
  • PetsBreed Restrictions
  • Security Features Intercom

Tax Information

  • Tax Assessed Value $1,475,900
  • Tax Year 2021
  • Taxes$15,748


  • Bathrooms Total Decimal 2
  • Full Bath2


  • NeighborhoodBack Bay
  • Address86 Marlborough Street
  • Building Number86
  • CountySuffolk
  • StateMA
  • StreetMarlborough Street
  • TownBoston
  • Zip02116


  • RoofRubber

Property Information

  • Square Feet1,551
  • Building Area Source Measured
  • Living Area 1,551
  • Lot Size Square Feet 1,742
  • Lot Size Units Acres
  • Structure Type Brownstone


  • Association Fee $628
  • Association Fee Frequency Monthly
  • Association Fee Includes
    • Heat
    • Insurance
    • Maintenance Grounds
    • Maintenance Structure
    • Reserve Funds
    • Sewer
    • Snow Removal
    • Water
  • Association YN Yes
  • Date Listed05/18/2022
  • Farm Land Area Units Square Feet
  • Other Equipment Intercom
  • View Count2


  • Parking Spaces1
  • Open Parking YN Yes
  • Parking Features Off Street, Assigned, Driveway, Exclusive Parking

Basic Information

  • List Price$1,800,000
  • MLS Number72983210
  • Modification Date06/16/2022
  • Property SubTypeCondominium


  • Acreage0.04
  • Entry Location Unit Placement(Upper)


  • Flooring Marble, Hardwood
  • Interior Features Sauna/Steam/Hot Tub, Internet Available - Broadband


  • Cooling Central Air
  • Cooling YN Yes
  • Heat SystemYes
  • Heating Central, Natural Gas, Electric
  • Sewer Public Sewer
  • Water Source Public

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Listed by Robert Cohen, Norma Cohen and Scott Paskerian of Engel & Volkers Boston

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