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US1001157

Newton, USA

We live in half of this beautiful colonial home built in 1880. Parking in the back.

We live in half of this beautiful colonial home built in 1880. Parking in the back.

We live in half of this beautiful colonial home built in 1880. Parking in the back.
Gold

Member since

2013

Open for exchange
Exchange dates Duration
July 01, 2019 - December 31, 2019 3 weeks

We are also open to exchange! From 2-4 weeks, or could be longer with the right circumstance!

Sunny, comfortable home, quiet neighborhood, walk to lake and trolley to Boston, great access Cape Cod, beaches, history, music, restaurants,....

Bright spacious comfortable house in an ideal location. Tree-lined quiet street with small lake (swimming in summer, and x-country skiing or skating in winter), parks (tennis courts, sports fields, playgrounds), and restaurants and shops within 5-10 min walk. Three min walk to public transportation (the "T" or trolley) for quick 20 min ride into Boston.

Boston has fabulous museums, music, shopping, sports, historic areas, JFK Library, restaurants, entertainment, theatre, renown universities, outdoor festivals and concerts. Beautiful back roads to explore for biking, walking and hiking trails. Easy drive to gorgeous New England seaside/ and country towns and villages, and historic Revolutionary War sites. Two hours to hike or ski New Hampshire/Maine/Vermont mountains. One hour to Cape Cod beaches. Four hour easy bus/train to NYC!

All amenities in the house - TV, WiFi, washer/dryer, etc. Master bedroom has a queen-size bed, sleeps two and an A/C unit. Second bedroom (sleeps two) has 2 twin beds which can be used separately or pushed together to form a king-size bed. Spacious living room and formal dining room. Eat-in kitchen. Bath with tub and shower. Full internet and wifi service, 50" TV. Outdoor grill on the back deck (seats 2-3) for morning sun, and three-season sun porch in front of the house. Our home is on the 2nd floor, with private entrance in the front and the back. Full laundry facilities in the basement.

Crystal Lake swimming (pictured) is just 50 steps from the house!

Exchange of car is a possibility. Also, bicycles, tennis gear, beach chairs, camping equipment, etc. Parking in the back of the house.

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Our Family

  • 2 Adults
  • 0 Children
  • 6 Exchanges made

Occupation

  • Manager of research institute (retired)
  • Manager of condo complex and retired software engineer

Our Home

  • House Type: House
  • Floor: 2nd floor of 2-family house
  • Environment: In the suburbs
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Sleeping Capacity: 4
  • Total Area: 1400 sq ft

References

In my house

  • Pets - Not allowed
  • Small children - Not allowed

Exchange Types

  • Long-term exchange wanted
  • Non-simultaneous exchange
  • Home exchange

Indoor

  • Free internet access
  • Computer available
  • Air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes dryer
  • Television

Outdoor

  • Garden
  • Balcony
  • Park / playground
  • BBQ
  • Bicycles: 2

Facilities

  • No smoking
  • Use/Exchange of car
  • Seclusion/Privacy

Our Destination Wish List

  • Open for all offers
  • Hawaii, USA
  • Western Europe
  • Costa Rica
  • California, USA
  • Caribbean

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Italiano
  • Français

Occupation

  • Manager of research institute (retired)
  • Manager of condo complex and retired software engineer

Children

  • We do not have children.

Pets

  • We do not have pets.

References

This member has completed 6 successful exchanges. Here are some members that he exchanged with in the past: