179 Lincoln Avenue, Amherst
Rare In-town Property
  •  7 Bedrooms
  • 4 Baths4 Full Baths
  • 6,220 Sqft.6,220 Sqft. above grade
  •  Single Family
  •  Built 1882
  •  0.84 Acres
  •  Hot Water Baseboard, Hot Water Radiators
  •  None
Property Details
Rare style, in-town property for sale: Grand, Second Empire home located in the Lincoln - Sunset, National (1993) & Local (2017) Historic Districts on nearly an acre of land. The 3-level house boasts high ceilings throughout, proportioned spacious rooms & original period details in woodwork & paneling; light & hardware fixtures; grand staircase w/ carved Newel posts; 2 fireplaces & wood floors. Abundant & oversized windows drench the home with light in every room from 2 or 3 sides. The entry hall welcomes you to the cozy library or the expansive LR with access to the side porch, ideal for entertaining. The light filled DR is a place for gatherings large & small. 1st fl br & bath are an added plus! Primary suite with walk-in closet & bath plus 3 lg. bedrooms & full bath (with double sinks) comprise the 2nd floor. The 3rd fl touts a full bath, offices, bedrooms, playroom – you decide! Perks: studio space, mudroom with laundry, updated electrical! A home where memories are made!
About Amherst, MA

Amherst is nestled amongst lush hillsides and mountains creating stunning views. It is characterized by its vibrant and copious agricultural landscape, providing the community with delicious produce at Saturday farmer’s markets on the common and also at a number of roadside stands. However, the main industry of Amherst has shifted from a farming community to one of education; it is home to the main campus of University of Massachusetts as well as the private colleges Amherst College and Hampshire College.

Downtown Amherst is a mix of culture, past and present, making it one of New England’s most unique and exciting destinations. Whether you’re looking for shopping, dining, or enjoying a park, Amherst has what you’re looking for.

Amherst Center is located about 8 miles east of Northampton on Route 9. Greenfield can be reached in about 30 minutes via MA-116 N to I-91 N. Brattleboro, VT is also north via MA-116 N to I-91 N and is about a 40-mile drive. South of Amherst, roughly 25 miles via I-91 S, sits Springfield, MA.

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