100 Parks Street
If you're looking for a charming condo in an older community, Bay Farm in the oceanfront town of Duxbury may fit the bill. Natural light beams through the windows of these lovely townhomes. Built in 1988, the homes at Bay Farm were built to last. On lots of approximately 3,000 square feet, the homes feature clapboard and wood exterior, designed to withstand the New England weather. The grounds are professionally landscaped. The homes are in the $400,000 price range with an HOA monthly fee of $451.
The spacious townhouses of more than 1,800 square feet have an open floor plan with two levels of living space and a full attic. A finished, full basement with a family room and an additional room that may be converted into an office, allows you to maximize the available space. Be creative and use the space or any purpose you can imagine. The interior of the townhomes and the attached deck have been newly painted, and most carpeting is new, so the units are in move-in condition.
One of the most sought-after features of these townhomes is the first-level master suite with plush, wall-to-wall carpeting, a spacious walk-in closet, en-suite bath, and French doors leading flooring is to the deck. Laminate is simple to clean throughout the kitchen and main living areas. The open concept is ideal for entertaining, and the oversized windows, living room skylight and French doors allow natural light to beam into the home. The spacious loft overlooking the living room is the perfect location for a study or den.
The galley-style kitchen which has been wholly renovated features a granite breakfast bar overlooking the property and new, energy-efficient appliances which include:
The kitchen has an abundance of cupboard space and is bright and cheery even on cloudy or rainy days. The recessed lighting offers a warm atmosphere. The chandelier in the dining room offers the perfect atmosphere for dinner parties and holiday entertaining. Completing the first-floor level is a laundry room and attached garage. In addition to the loft on the second level is another bedroom.
The homes feature two and a half baths, with custom vanity and contemporary, overhead lighting. Additional features include customized closets with built-ins, vaulted ceilings, and forced-air heating and central air. Some of the beautifully appointed homes in the Bay Farm community feature stainless steel and granite eat-in kitchens with colorful, tile backsplashes, dining and living room areas that open to each other and sliders leading to a private deck. The foyer features a large, louvered door closet.
In these homes, the master suite is on the second level, along with a laundry area and an en-suite guest bedroom. The master bath's soaking tub is perfect for relaxing after a busy day, and the bath features a separate shower. On the lower level is a finished room that offers a quiet space for an office. A second room could be a kid's playroom, space for working our, or an additional bedroom. A walkout leads to a lush, green backyard.
Amenities at the Bay Farm condo community include a fitness center and clubhouse, tennis and racquetball courts, a swimming pool and walking trails. The homeowner's association fee includes the master insurance, snow and refuse removal, exterior and road maintenance, and professional landscaping.
This large stately red brick building houses two bedroom units. The front exterior has a wall of windows with white accents. Some have white grill balconies. The building entrance has a black brushed chrome glass canopy. A circular drive leads to the front entrance. There are paved walkways that run throughout the complex. The front of the community is a large green space of immaculate lawn. There are shaped hedges and a few trees on the grounds. A massive landscape bed is located in front of the entrance with a variety of plants, bushes, and mulch. The exterior of the complex has more manicured landscape with black brushed lamppost darting the walkways. The backdrop is a wooded area that frames the community pool. There is also a tall chain linked fence around the pool area that has loungers, and intimate seating areas with white table and chairs. The community tennis courts can also be found in the rear of the complex surrounded by a chain linked fence.
The floor plans have a variety of layouts for the two bedrooms and two full bathrooms. The living space has 1,100 to nearly 1,400 square feet. The flooring has a selection of carpeting including Berber. The other flooring options are ceramic and laminated tile as well as hardwood. There are recess and track lighting available. The ceilings are cathedral in the main living space. There are ceiling fans in most rooms. Each unit has a fireplace in the living room. There is a formal dining room space. The kitchen has stainless steel or matte black or white appliances. The counter tops come in brown or black ceramic or wood. There is an abundant amount of large wood cabinetry. Some kitchens come with a small breakfast bar with room for two to three stools. The bedrooms have large double door closets, while the master has a walk-in. The living room area has large sliding doors that lead to a balcony with white railing.
There is a homeowner's association with fees in the $4,000 range yearly. The fees cover the maintenance of the common areas including the pool, fitness center, tennis courts as well as landscaping, garbage removal and more. The property taxes start around $3,000 annually. The asking prices are in the $285,000 range.