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881 East 1st Street #504 -
Boston MA 02127
Top Floor Unit, South Boston Loft
Date Rented: September 1, 2011
Utilities: Not Included
Parking: 2 Deeded Off-Street Spaces
Pets: Please No Pets
Outdoor Space: Private Deck + BBQ Area
Required Funds: First, Security + Broker Fee(s)
Square Footage: 2400 SF±
2BR/2BA duplex plan
Contact us about this listing
Onnelly: 617.512.1591
or Kathleen: 617.386.9110
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Located on the top floor, this unit is one of 32 in a modest-sized, elevator building with high owner-occupancy.

Please Note:

* Fee(s) include: Broker Fee (equivalent to 1 month's rent), Move In/Out Fee (if applicable) and, a $16.95 Credit Report charge (per application copy of photo I.D. required).

** Additional fees may apply if your employer uses a 3rd party verification service for employment and salary.
This magnificent 'top floor unit' is a new-construction addition that complements the overall restoration of the original building.
Glass-paneled, French doors open to a large outdoor balcony/deck an ideal outdoor retreat when entertaining at home.
The north-western exposure offers an unparalleled view of Boston's city skyline.
The dominant view from the balcony reveals the Black Falcon Terminal wharf, where watching passenger cruise ships dock is always a conversation stopper.
The raised platform within the main space can accommodate additional living areas for reading/relaxing, dining or listening to music.
Kitchen is open to the main living space, lending itself excellently to entertaining at home.
Kitchen features plenty of cabinetry and additional stainless steel appliances, including: fridge, compactor, dishwasher + disposal.
A gas oven/range forms the centerpiece of the expanded work bench/bar-top that separates the kitchen from the main living space.
New timbers and super-polished hardwood floors have been used throughout.

Gas forced hot air heating and central air conditioning are ducted throughout the space.
The upper-level bedroom suite is bathed in natural light and can easily accommodate additional sitting areas.
Bedroom features berber carpeting, a large walk-in closet and a full en suite bathroom.
The upstairs full en suite bathroom with tile flooring and tub/shower adjoins the bedroom.
A second full bathroom with hardwood flooring and tub/shower adjoins the main living space.
Stack washer/dryer is located discretely within a small alcove adjoining the main living space.
The 5th floor common area hallway is tiled with slate.

The building conversion retained the original post + beam construction throughout the common areas.
The building features a new elevator and state-of-the-art safety alarm + sprinkler system.
Both the lobby and elevator floors have been tiled with slate for added durability.
Recent renovations to the lobby (Spring 2004) include new industrial lighting and paint work.
The industrial chic of the lobby is further defined by the back-lit, suspended wire-mesh ceiling.
The building features secure, off-street mailboxes.
Access to the building is secure via a lobby entrance intercom system.
The main entrance to the 881 East 1st street loft condominiums.
A ramp to the building's main entrance provides easy disabled access.
Residents benefit from a private, off-street parking lot two (2) spaces are deeded to this unit.
Immediately adjoining the rear of the building is a paved, common BBQ area.
Adjacent to the BBQ area is a large, common, grassy back yard that extends all the way to East 2nd Street.
With common table and chairs, the back yard will soon feature a common vegetable garden.

Other out-door amenities include a 5 minute walk to Castle Island, Lagoon Beach and miles of newly refurbished boardwalks around Pleasure Bay.
Exterior view of the 881 East 1st Street loft condominiums.

Commuting solutions:

To downtown, the financial district, Amtrak train connections, the interstate bus terminal, ferries, the waterfront -- Take the #7 MBTA bus at the corner and you're at South Station (Red T Line) in minutes.

To Newbury Street, visiting Copley Square, or the South End -- Take the #9 MBTA bus and leave your car behind.

881 East 1st Street is also convenient to I-93, the Mass Pike and Boston Logan Airport.
Exterior view of 881 East 1st Street
Street-Level Imagery: Google StreetViews
881 East 1st Street | Seaport District Loft
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Contact us about this listing
Onnelly: 617.512.1591
or Kathleen: 617.386.9110
email icon Send listing to a friend
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