31 School St, Rockland, MA 02370

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Info price $424,900
Info footage 1,822 SQ FT
Info bed 4 BR
Info bath 2 BATH
Info garage 1 CAR GAR.

31 School St Rockland MA 02370

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Home sweet home! Set on a quiet side street, this home offers gorgeous period detail blending w/ modern updates. In true Victorian fashion, this home has the best of what's around: gingerbread trimmings, stunning turret, high ceilings, & gorgeous woodwork. Watch the world go by from your spacious farmers porch. Meticulously maintained, this home has been updated to offer modern kitchens & baths, intricate hardwood floors & period architectural details. The first floor offers a grand foyer, large fireplaced living room, spacious dining room, warm sunroom, modern kitchen & bathroom. Kitchen is modern w/ granite counters & stainless appliances. Head upstairs & find four bedrooms w/ plenty of closets & large full bathroom. The backyard is built for entertaining w/ multilevel deck and yard beyond. Centrally located & close to public transportation & routes to Boston, this home is close to the center of town & schools. Budding artist? Walk to one of two local artist lofts. Don't miss it!

List of Improvements and Remodels
31 School Street Rockland MA 02370

Brand New:
Granite countertops – 2019
New kitchen faucet and sink - 2019
New Wall to Wall in Sun Room, 2018
All new Stainless Appliances - refrigerator, dish washer, washing machine – 2019
All new door locksets and keys – front door and back door – new locks installed 2019
All interior rooms – walls and ceilings - freshly painted and plaster repaired
Overhead fans/lights upgraded/replaced – 2019
New cellulose shades - 2019

Major remodels -- Gutted and expanded Main Bathroom:
Doubled the square footage (pushed tub into stair alcove)
All new Kohler suite – toilet and deep soaker tub
New Bead Board and trim
Italian Travertine tile flooring
Custom-made vanity with marble top and large under mount sink
Satin Nickel faucets and satin nickel rain showerhead
Subway tiles with decorative frieze
New Pull-Down Door access to attic

Newer:
Converted from Oil to Gas with new furnace, & serviced every other year
Hardwood floors refinished upstairs and downstairs
Kenmore Elite stove and Front-loading Kenmore Elite dryer
German made Hot Water Heater
All storm windows replaced – vinyl coated triple tracks
All windows re-sashed with new cords, all exterior facing windows re-glazed and puttied
Installed new radiator in master bedroom (before that no heat in master BR)
Chimney rebuilt and relined
Installed new fire safe steel door and bulkhead

OUTSIDE:
Retaining wall built by garage - 2019
Complete new Architectural shingled roof in 2016
Exterior was rehabbed and completely repainted with new exterior white cedar shakes (custom made) and Ben Moore premium exterior paint - house and trim – 2017-18
All original wood gutters rehabbed or completely replaced in 2016-2017
Deck jacked and all new concrete footings poured; all restained – 2018
Front porch completely rebuilt with Douglas fir; footings poured; new trim; restained – 2018
New steps built = front porch
New custom-made iron handrails = front porch
New porch light and side light near front door
New motion detector light fixture - 2019
New back door/deck light (near back door) - 2019
New lattice installed on deck - 2018
New stockade fence installed - 2018 (left side of house)
Newer – non-freezing double hose faucet installed
Sprayed every year for termites and carpenter ants (Able Pest Control)
Mature bushes, plants and perennials sprayed annually and professionally maintained


Original Features:
4 Stained glass windows – 1 over 5 ft. tall
All original doors with knobs and working transoms
All original gum wood molding extra-tall and window and door trim – and mostly un-painted
Parquet, mahogany stripped, quarter sawn oak hand nailed flooring, Log Cabin pattern maple flooring, wide pumpkin pine flooring -- all intact – every single room has hardwoods
Built-in Hutch in Dining room
Pocket doors still intact
Fireplace – coal
Original Newel Post and handrails on stairs
Many windows of wavy original glass
Plaster walls – great insulation and sound proof qualities
Beadboard in Kitchen – parts of original pantry still visible
2 Hidden floor “safes”

STORAGE:
Each bedroom has a closet; closet in foyer; storage in sunroom; basement provides ample room for storage and could provide additional living space; attic has pull-down door and plenty of space for storage; 1 car detached garage has an abundance of space and has hooks and hangers in place for kayaks, canoes and bicycles.

Interactive Floorplan