160 Mount Vernon Street

This inviting and aesthetically pleasing townhouse, built in 1871, is in excellent condition and has it all. The current owners have brought this perfect family home into the 21st century while retaining original architectural details and a historic feel. There is sensational light as well as fantastic views from both the front and the rear. This house has a wide gracious hallway, beautiful rooms with high ceilings, a spacious roof deck and a lovely garden that has been featured on the Beacon Hill Garden Tour. The foundation has been restored. Other perks include central a/c and an on-site parking space.



  • Front entry leads into a reception room with a fireplace and a coat closet

  • Dining room with wainscoting has a bar area

  • Hall half bathroom

  • Sunny country kitchen with pocket doors overlooks the garden and has a fireplace, eating area and a built-in desk



  • Newly renovated, attractive family room has wood flooring, built-in bookcases with a desk and a gas fireplace

  • Full bathroom

  • Hall storage, work area, mechanical rooms

  • Laundry room with a soaking sink

  • Front side door leads to Mt. Vernon Street

  • Rear door leads out to garden and parking


  • Serene and beautiful, south facing, master bedroom has two closets and built-ins

  • Master bathroom with double sinks, a shower and a linen closet

  • Elegant living room with a bay window has two bookcases, a fireplace and beautiful views of Brimmer Street and the Advent Church


  • NewWide hallway leads to two bedrooms with en suite bathrooms


  • Front bedroom

  • Hall full bathroom and cedar closet

  • Rear artist’s studio/bedroom

  • Stairway up to roof deck


Exclusions: Two pairs of sconces and chandelier on the first floor. Blue vice on the workbench.


LIVING AREA: 3,850 Sq. Ft.

PRICE: $6,250,000

TAXES: $42,061.38 (with residential exemption)


Sally Brewster

Email: sallytbrewster@gmail.com

Phone: (617) 869-3443