42 Howell Street

3 newly converted loft-style condos have been been fashioned from a classic triple decker located just over the South Boston line.
'High ceilings and tall windows add to the units'' sense of space + light.'
The purchase of the top floor unit comes with a wall-mounted LCD TV in the main living space.
The windows of the upper floor units offer a downtown view of the backbay, the John Hancock Tower and the Prudential building.
Each unit features recessed lighting throughout the living/dining + kitchen areas.
Kitchens include all new cabinetry and granite counters.
'A full complement of high-end stainless steel appliances come standard with each kitchen build-out.'
A built-in breakfast bar finished with granite creates a kitchen workspace as beautiful as it is functional.
All 3 units are finished with polished rosewood flooring throughout.

Adjacent to the main living space is a full bathroom.
The bathroom features tumbled travertine floor tiling and a tub shower unit with travertine tub surround.
The bathroom also includes a vanity with mirror and a wall-mounted medicine cabinet.
From the main space a hallway leads past the bathroom entrance to the 1 or 2 bedrooms at the rear of the units.
The 1st-of-2 bedrooms features a deep window with a bright south-facing exposure.
All bedrooms include a built-in closet for convenient storage.
All bedrooms are large enough to accommodate a queen-size bed with side tables.
Adjacent to the 1st bedroom is the entrance to a possible 2nd bedroom/laundry and/or home office den.
'As with the 1st bedroom
The 2nd bedroom/home office includes a washer/dryer hook-up for a convenient in-unit laundry.
A secure door provides access to the building's 2nd means of egress.

For the top floor unit, this door also serves as the access to the privately deeded roof top.
'A weather door secured headhouse opens out onto the building''s roof top.'
728 SF± of usable roof-top space is deeded exclusively to Unit 3.
With sweeping views of the neighborhood and downtown Boston beyond, the roof would make an ideal outdoor retreat.
The headhouse provides easy access to the roof top from the unit below.
With quality fixtures and finishes, the developer has taken care to upgrade each unit with all new electric and plumbing.
A skylight provides natural light over the entrance stairway to Unit 3.

A coat closet is conveniently located at the top of the stairs.
The entrance stairway to Unit 3 features new carpeting.
The entrance to Unit 3 from the 2nd floor common area stairway.
'All common area hallways + stairways are carpeted for noise mitigation.'
The front entrance to the building features secure mailboxes and intercom system.
The exterior of 42 Howell Street, home to 3 newly converted loft-style condominiums.
The condos at 42 Howell Street are located in a picturesque area right on the South Boston/Dorchester line.

Local amenities include the nearby Andrews Square T Stop, Best Buy (68846, Macallen_Building_714-04.jpg," "The condos at the Macallen Building are located in South Boston's new residential conversion mecca that includes Court Square Press
The basement of 42 Howell Street houses the building's mechanicals, heating systems and electrics.

The basement level also serves as an additional storage area for Unit 1.
Unit 1

Price: $289,000
Square Footage: 785 SF±


1st floor condo with kitchen/living + dining room (15914, Penn_Street_Lofts-19.jpg, "Unit 2 Details:

Price: SOLD
Square Footage: 1150 SF±
Beds / Dens / Baths: 1 / 1 / 1½
Parking: 2 Garage Spaces
Unit 2

Price: $289,000
Square Footage: SF±


2nd floor condo with kitchen/living + dining room (18000, Ladder_3_Lofts_101-31.jpg, "Unit 204 Details:

Price: SOLD
Square Footage: 1096 SF±
Condo Fee: $229.25/mo.
Taxes: $2,321.28/FYR2007
Beds/Baths: 2/1
Parking: 1 deeded off-street space
Pets: Pet friendly building
Inclusions: Kitchen appliances + washer/dryer
Outdoor Space: No

**Status Change as of MAY 16 (15915, Penn_Street_Lofts-20.jpg, "Unit 3 Details:

Price: SOLD
Square Footage: 1600 SF±
Beds / Dens / Baths: 1 / 1 / 2
Parking: 2 Garage Spaces
Unit 3

Price: $309,000
Square Footage: 662 SF±


3rd floor condo with kitchen/living + dining room (15916, Penn_Street_Lofts-21.jpg, "Unit 4 Details:

Price: SOLD
Square Footage: 1800 SF±
Beds / Dens / Baths: 1 / 1 / 2½
Parking: 2 Garage Spaces
Roof Top

Square Footage: 728 SF±


The roof rights to the building are deeded exclusively to Unit 3.

Date Sold: May 1st, 2006
  • 3+ Unit, Dorchester Loft-Style Condos
  • open floor plans
  • 547 SF±

Condo Fees: $115 - 150/mo. (approx.) includes C.A.M., water + sewer, master insurance and management.

  • On Street - Resident Permit
  • Pet Friendly Building