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The Duchess Longwood

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217 Kent Street



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Situated on a quaint street in Brookline, The Duchess Longwood offers spacious, open apartment units. Various amenities and services make life in this luxury building delightful. You will love calling this convenient and cozy apartment complex home.

What are the amenities of this Luxury Apartment?

With the number of apartments for rent in the famous Boston region, this property stands apart from the pack, with free hot water and heat at most of these apartment rental properties, fitness centers, and even 24-hour concierge service.

The Duchess Longwood, Brookline, MA, is a high-end condominium-style apartment at 217 Kent Street, Brookline MA. The luxury apartments adhere to the historical style of the neighborhood with its charm and character. If you are looking to enjoy exceptional amenities as well as proximity to things like the MBTA Green Line, then these luxurious apartments are the one for you.

Discovering a new place to live can be hectic and bewildering; however, at these luxury apartments for rent with the newly modernized suites, the property is got something to suit your taste and to fit your budget. These up-scale one-, two-bedroom apartments available for rent boast impeccable craftsmanship. The contemporary units flawlessly decorated, every interior feature open concept, spacious floor plans with beautiful plush carpeting to create the perfect home atmosphere.

When you walk through the units in this luxurious property, the elegant touches will quickly capture your attention. The newly renovated large, modern gourmet kitchens boast stainless steel refrigerator, matching range, and dishwasher, beautiful granite countertops with maple cabinets, and garbage disposal. These kitchen designers had you in mind. It is intended for the one who desires plenty of kitchen space for cooking, putting out groceries or even backing your favorite bread or a cake for a special loved one. It is also more ideal for the one who just wants to prepare a quick lunch without having to worry about wasting time cleaning a cramped kitchen space.

The spacious open concept floor plans throughout the unit with gleaming hardwood floors add the feeling of luxury in the living room and the dedicated dining area. Managment even provides additional onsite occupant storage for those extra bulky items.

The units’ master bedrooms boost elegant finishes, hardwood floors, an abundance of closet space, large enough to fit all your possessions that seem never to have enough room to tuck away without clutter. The newly renovated bathrooms feature elegantly tiled bathtubs and luxurious ceramic tiles all around.

In the warm weather, the efficient central air conditioning adds to the comfort of the luxurious home. Select luxury units boast wood burning fireplaces that can be a welcoming feature in the cold weather. You will also enjoy the ample balcony space to unwind in your secluded and screened-in veranda with unobstructed, magnificent views of the city from most properties year-round.

What are the Building Amenities and the Residential Services?

Digital cable and the high-speed Internet give these units the feel of a home, not an apartment. Select apartment units enjoy the convenience of washer and dryer hook-ups. The building also includes an available extra storage space; smoke detectors in each apartment, a building sprinkler system to add ample safety and comfort.

This professionally managed property with the management staff is available on site for your needs. The management also provides, for your convenience, laundry facilities located thought out the building. Off-Street paved parking is also available for the resident that wishes to operate their privately owned vehicle.

The maintenance needs of the tenants will be received and tended to as quickly as possible. The staff is always warm and ready to help wherever possible.

This building sits in a vibrant community of little boutiques, lots of excellent one-of-a-kind restaurants and friendly neighbors. Nevertheless, one of the best amenities the building tenants enjoy daily is the warm, classy community room in the lobby where the building’s tenants use for gathering and coffee breaks. The immaculate and well-organized room, equipped with a catering kitchen that is proven to be an added convenience to the people who live there.

This part of Brookline has a neighborhood feel and the Coolidge Corner, in particular, is exceptionally pedestrian and bicycle friendly, which makes these luxury apartments the convenient and comfortable live-work place. Three supermarkets, including Trader Joe's, are within 10 minutes walk and the metro station is only 100 feet away. Finding a luxury rental in Brookline, MA has never been more convenient.

The staff is exceptionally accommodating; when something breaks, they attend to it within 24 hours and most times on the day requested.

The Building security is the management priority; these kid-friendly units have controlled electronic access connected to each apartment for your safety and two levels of underground garage parking that is only accessible via a card-reading machine and secure elevators that makes the entry to the building very protected.

Shops, cafes, pubs, restaurants, and the movie theater are within walking distance. A few steps away from your door, you will find Griggs Park, which makes recreation very reachable. The Green Line Located across that street from the apartment building makes it an accessible location to the heart of Brookline, MA, the vibrant Coolidge Corner area. A short train ride away is the Boston's cultural amenities where you can enjoy Symphonies, top of the line museums, the theater and the Fenway Park. It is effortless to travel to and from downtown Boston, Chestnut Hill all within minutes.

The staff is exceptionally professional and pleasant! The property is gorgeous, well lit and spotless. The courteous and friendly team as well as the highly prompt maintenance crew are available 24-hours a day, seven days per week, and are very responsive to all your maintenance needs no matter what time of the day the repair issue occurs. They are committed to responding to residents within a very reasonable time.

The on-site concierge is very cordial and friendly. They are on duty 24 hours each day of the week. The concierge is available to assist with taxi telephone service and package acceptance. Management also provides each unit with free heating and hot water.

The property offers remarkable energy efficiency, which saves you more by spending less to keep your apartment cooled in the summer and heated in the winter.

What are the terms of the Lease?

To qualify to rent an apartment on the property, you will enter into a 12-month lease agreement per management requirement. A first-month rent and a security deposit are due at the time of lease signing.

Do you have a Pet Policy?

The Duchess Longwood property is a pet-friendly community that welcomes the friendly pets that you so adore, so feel free to bring your dog or cat. For the comfort and convenience of other tenants in the building, the property manager may apply some restrictions as to the breed and or the size of the pet, so feel free to check with management to get your pet approved to share your new home with you.

Where can I find photos of the building and the units available for rent?

With all the luxurious amenities and exceptional services of the property, this is what elevates the Duchess Longwood living. To view the available units and take the virtual tour of the different amenities and residences, or to check out the floor plans and pictures of the currently available units, fill in your information in the above form and press the submit button.

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