Beacon Hill Homes for Sale
Beacon Hill is one of the most desirable and affluent neighborhoods in Boston, spanning only one square mile in size. It is situated between the Charles River Esplanade, the Boston Common and Public Garden, and Bowdoin, Park, and Beacon Streets. The stunning, gold domed Massachusetts State House sits atop Beacon Hill, overlooking some of the most historic homes in the city.
Known for its gas-lit brick streets, federal-style row houses, and famous residents, Beacon Hill has a colonial feel that is truly one-of-a-kind. There are a number of great places to live in the area, such as the Beacon Hill mansions on Louisburg Square. One of the wealthiest addresses in the city of Boston, Louisburg Square has been home to famous residents like Secretary of State, John Kerry and Jack Welch. Past residents of Beacon Hill include luminaries of literature, politics, commerce, and the arts, like John Hancock, Charles Bulfinch, Henry Cabot Lodge, Oliver Wendell Holmes, and Sylvia Plath.
Living in Beacon Hill is not only for the well-heeled. There are plenty of reasonably priced studios and one and two-bedroom apartments in the area. Beacon Hill is very popular home for people working in both Back Bay and the Financial District. Potential residents who work at Massachusetts General Hospital often look for housing in Beacon Hill as well, as it is just a short walk from the neighborhood. Popular streets for apartments in Beacon Hill include Charles Street, Beacon Street, and Mount Vernon Street. Known for its tree-lined brick slope and historic row homes, Acorn Street is another favorite that attracts both tourists and locals.
There are few newly constructed condos for sale in Beacon Hill, but units in older buildings are constantly being renovated. For those looking for a new construction luxury condo in Beacon Hill, 45 Province may be the best option for you. It is situated on the border of the neighborhood and offers a full-service luxury experience.
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