Enjoy 100% pure loft living in this sun-splashed East Boston loft.
* Fee(s) include: Broker Fee (equivalent to 1 month's rent), Move In/Out Fee (if applicable) and
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Built in 1912, this former warehouse building was converted in 2005 into 217 unique loft spaces.
A wall of south-facing windows flood the space with day-long natural light.
The view from this 3rd floor unit looks out over the rooftops of East Boston towards the city skyline beyond.
Looking up Porter street back towards the shops + restaurants of East Boston's bustling Maverick Square.
Aluminum Thermapane double hung windows with low E-type glass have been newly installed throughout.
Built into the soffit is the unit's independent air conditioning system.
New amber colored, horizontal cut Bamboo flooring is featured throughout.
With 18' ceilings a considerable amount of space is available for the mezzanine storage level above the kitchen/bathroom.
An open linear kitchen features modern stainless steel appliances including brands such as Frigidaire + Bosch.
A 4-burner gas range/oven and an over-the-range microwave complete the kitchen design.
Open shelving and the sleek stainless steel counter creates a kitchen workspace as beautiful as it is functional.
At 350 SF± the mezzanine level can serve as a great storage space within the loft.
Leading-off from the kitchen area is the entrance to the bathroom.
The bathroom features Bamboo flooring, a floating washbasin with towel rack
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Also included is a new tub/shower unit with subway-style tile stall surround.
Adjoining the bathroom is the in-unit utility/laundry facilities.
The in-unit laundry features a Bosch electric, self-venting
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The loft features it's own gas fired hot water heater and Burnham boiler for efficient forced hot steam baseboard heating.
'In between the loft''s entrance and the kitchen/bathroom build-out is an alcove and the stairs to the upstairs mezzanine.'
The covered alcove is large enough to accommodate a sleeping area and/or home office/private study.
The stairs to the mezzanine level are distinguished by their small, compact footprint.
The mezzanine level features wall-to-wall carpeting and an expansive 350 SF± area.
'Being open to the space below allows all the natural light from the windows to filter through.'
Looking down to the lower level of the loft from the upstairs mezzanine.
The mezzanine level has been secured with hand-crafted wooden railings.
The hand-crafted wooden railings are filled with custom wire stringers.
The view across the upstairs storage area back towards the mezzanine landing.
The mezzanine landing area can also be filled with wall-to-wall cabinetry.
Small form factor stairs provides access between the lower and mezzanine floors of the loft.
An integrated telephone serves as an intercom and door release to the lobby entrance.
The entrance to the unit from the 3rd floor common area hallway.
Common area hallways are carpeted for noise mitigation.
All common areas throughout the building are ventilated and heated.
'Each floor is accessed via 2 high-speed elevators from the lobby and a 3rd
The common function room can be used by residents for social gatherings and condo association meetings
The common function room features a kitchen area.
Adjoining the function room are two restrooms for common use.
Restrooms are large enough to accommodate disabled access.
Two glass doors lead out onto the common roof deck.
The roof deck is shared by all residents of the Porter 156 Lofts.
Boston's city skyline forms a spectacular backdrop to the view over East Boston.
The building's elevators also provide direct access to the underground parking garage.
The underground parking garage is heated and access in-and-out of the garage is via 2 remotely controlled roller doors.
One (1) indoor single garage parking space (#27) is deeded to this unit.
The lobby elevator bay is carpeted and features stainless steel elevator doors.
All residents, whether owners and/or tenants have to pay a $150 move in and move out fee.
The elevator needs to be reserved for the moves with at least a week's notice.
The impressive scale of the Porter 156 lobby doubles as great gallery space.
Adjoining the lobby is the building's mail room.
The mail room features secure off-street mailboxes.
Adjacent to the mail room is the management office with an on-site building manager.
The exposed concrete ceilings and supporting columns lend industrial chic to the Porter 156 lofts.
The aluminum and glass entrance provides a dramatic 1st impression to the inner lobby.
The building's outer lobby features a secure digital intercom system.
The front entrance to the Porter 156 loft condominiums.
A ring-road allows residents and guests to pull up close to the lobby entrance for convenient pick-up and drop-offs.
Additional outdoor parking space is available for the residents at Porter 156.
The exit from the building's underground parking garage.
The east end of the building allows residents to exit via the Embassy Suite Hotel, which offers a shuttle service to Boston's Logan Airport.
Square Footage: 1156 SF±
Main Space: 806 SF±
Mezzanine: 350 SF±