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JUST LISTED! Have you been waiting for that SPECIAL property in Braintree? Your search is over. Welcome home to 72 Mount Vernon Avenue, "The Edwin L Emerson House Circa 1892". Wait until you see this elegant & stately 13/6/3, 3100+ sq.ft. Victorian located in the very desirable Thayer Academy neighborhood...words itself CAN NOT describe this amazing home! Nicely updated over the years and blends beautifully with its "original charm" inside and outside. Some of the recent updates include roof, driveway, kitchen, bath, flooring, & more! 1st fl BR w/ full BA & laundry, gas heating/hot water/cooking, HW flrs, C/A, COZY 4 season porch with gas stove, heated inground pool, Artesian well, irrigation, 15K+ sq.ft. lot, meticulously landscaped, fenced-in yard, ample parking...list goes on & on! Conveniently located to schools, shops, pub trans, T, restaurants & hwys. ***This home was also selected out of ALL the homes in Braintree for the Gardeners’ Guild holiday house tour in 2018***

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Basic Information

  • Bedrooms6
  • Mls StatusActive
  • Bathroom3
  • Lot Features Corner Lot
  • Parcel Number 18689
  • Road Frontage DescriptionPaved

Basic Information

  • List Price$1,199,900
  • MLS Number72999055
  • Modification Date06/24/2022
  • Property SubTypeSingle Family Residence


  • BasementFull, Walk-Out Access, Sump Pump, Concrete
  • Building Area Units Square Feet
  • Door Features French Doors
  • FireplaceYes
  • Fireplaces Total 1
  • FoundationConcrete Perimeter, Granite
  • Garage Spaces
  • Patio And Porch Features Porch, Porch - Enclosed, Deck, Patio
  • Property StyleVictorian
  • Rooms13
  • Utilities For Gas Range
  • Year Built1895
  • Year Built Details Actual
  • Year Built Source Public Records


  • Amenities
    • Highway Access
    • Park
    • Public School
    • Public Transportation
    • Shopping
    • Sidewalks
    • T-Station
    • Tennis Court(s)
  • Appliances IncludedRange, Dishwasher, Disposal, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Gas Water Heater, Tank Water Heater, Water Heater(Separate Booster), Utility Connections for Gas Range
  • Pool Features Pool - Inground Heated
  • Pool Private YN Yes

Tax Information

  • Tax Assessed Value $973,300
  • Tax Year 2022
  • Taxes$9,684


  • Parking Spaces3
  • Open Parking YN Yes
  • Parking Features Paved Drive, Off Street, Tandem, Paved


  • Address72 Mount Vernon Avenue
  • Building Number72
  • CountyNorfolk
  • StateMA
  • StreetMount Vernon Avenue
  • TownBraintree
  • Zip02184


  • Acreage0.35
  • Other Structures Cabana, Gazebo


  • Flooring Tile, Carpet, Hardwood
  • Interior Features
    • Bedroom
    • Den
    • Entrance Foyer
    • Sitting Room
    • Study
    • Sun Room

Property Information

  • Square Feet3,161
  • Building Area Source Appraiser
  • Living Area 3,161
  • Lot Size Square Feet 15,072
  • Lot Size Units Acres
  • Road Responsibility Public Maintained Road


  • Date Listed06/16/2022
  • Farm Land Area Units Square Feet
  • View Count1

School Information

  • High SchoolBraintree
  • Elementary SchoolHollis
  • Junior HighSouth Middle


  • Bathroom 1 First
  • Bathroom 2 Second
  • Bathroom 3 Basement
  • Bathrooms Total Decimal 3
  • Bedroom 2 Second
  • Bedroom 3 Second
  • Bedroom 4 Second
  • Bedroom 5 Third
  • Dining Room First
  • Family Room First
  • Full Bath3
  • Kitchen First
  • Living Room First
  • Master Bedroom First


  • Exterior Features Storage, Sprinkler System
  • Fencing Fenced/Enclosed, Fenced
  • RoofShingle


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

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Listed by John Balzano of Century 21 North East

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