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Open House Weekend Tour: Architect's Delight in Jamaica Plain

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Every Boston neighborhood has its own distinct style. South End has its brownstones, the Seaport and downtown their glass high-rises, and Dorchester is known for its triple-deckers. On the other hand, JP as it's affectionately known has a plethora of architectural styles making it distinctively JP: Arts & Crafts, Queen Annes, Colonial Revivals, Victorians and high-rises. Prices range for this Open House Weekend Tour range from $1,000,000 for a pond-side townhouse to $290,000 for a condo in a restored Victorian in the Artist District. And, if there's any time to buy, it's now.


· Our Open House Weekend Warriors archive [Curbed Boston]

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57 Burroughs Street #B

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Open House: Sunday, 2:30 – 4:30PM
Price: $1,190,000
Size: 4-BR, 3.5-BA
Square Footage: 2,995
The Pitch: "Excellent workmanship and fabulous pond side location, this nine room townhouse features a formal dining room, gourmet eat-in kitchen and living room with winter Pond views.”

935 Centre Street

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Open House: Sunday, 2:00 - 3:30PM
Price: $949,000
Size: 5-BR, 2.5-BA
Square Footage: 2,280
The Pitch: "Built in 1939, this classic brick Colonial-style house with a slate roof is located in a choice section of Moss Hill."

156 Green Street #401

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Open House: Saturday, 12:00 – 2:00PM; Sunday, 11:00 - 12:30PM
Price: $899,000
Size: 3-BR, 2-BA
Square Footage: 1,686
The Pitch: "Newly built in 2011, this contemporary private entrance penthouse offers an open floor plan complimented by high ceilings, & direct walk-out access to its oversized private roof deck surrounded by a self maintaining roof garden - Truly one of a kind space!"

66 Orchard Street #2

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Open House: Sunday, 12:00 - 1:30PM
Price: $794,500
Size: 5-BR, 2-BA
Square Footage: 2,374
The Pitch: "Located just one block south from the Pond & one block north from the Arboretum is located this sun filled five-bedroom condo with unmatched Arts & Crafts era architectural features.”

12 Edge Hill Street

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Open House: Saturday, 12:00 – 1:30PM; Sunday, 12:00 - 1:30PM
Price: $649,000
Size: 4-BR, 1-BA
Square Footage: 1,678
The Pitch: "This home maintains many of the original details and boasts an amazing back yard!”

75 Wachusett Street #1

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Open House: Saturday, 11:00 – 1:00PM; Sunday, 1:00 - 3:00PM
Price: $599,900
Size: 3-BR, 2-BA
Square Footage: 1,704
The Pitch: "two floor townhouse with over 1700 square feet, 2 bedrooms with 9' ceilings, 2 1/4" gleaming oak hardwood floors, crown molding throughout.”

12 Malcolm Road

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Open House: Sunday, 2:00 – 3:00PM
Price: $574,999
Size: 3-BR, 1.5-BA
Square Footage: 1,571
The Pitch: "Impeccably maintained Colonial Revival single family set on the top of the hill offers lovely views, sunlight and a lushly landscaped lot.”

17 Forbes Street #2

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Open House: Sunday, 12:00 - 1:30PM
Price: $569,900
Size: 2-BR, 2-BA
Square Footage: 1,247
The Pitch: "Large master bedroom has huge walk-in closet, ensuite bath with double vanity sink and tiled shower. Second bedroom overlooks the lush Forbes Street Garden."

88 Day Street #2

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Open House: Saturday, 2:00 – 3:00PM; Sunday, 2:00 - 3:00PM
Price: $529,000
Size: 3-BR, 2-BA
Square Footage: 1,387
The Pitch: "Kitchen features breakfast bar, dining area and glass slider to covered back deck, ideal for tranquil fall gatherings."

63 Wachusett Street #2

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Open House: Friday, 12:30 – 1:30PM; Saturday, 1:30 - 2:30PM
Price: $395,000
Size: 2-BR, 1.5-BA
Square Footage: 1,150
The Pitch: "Entertaining is a joy: Glass doors open off the living room to a private garden and a grilling area enclosed by a new fence.”

1000 Centre Street #3

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Open House: Sunday, 12:00 - 2:00PM
Price: $379,000
Size: 2-BR, 1-BA
Square Footage: 1,205
The Pitch: "Exquisite loft style unit in an established complex with high owner occupancy. Very handsome stone / brick building.”

154 Fisher Avenue #A

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Open House: Saturday, 1:30 – 2:30PM; Sunday, 12:00 - 1:00PM
Price: $379,000
Size: 2-BR, 1-BA
Square Footage: 1,060
The Pitch: "This market condo has: granite counters, updated bathroom, hardwood floors, in-unit washer / dryer and tandem parking spot next to condo that can fit 2 cars.”

111 Perkins Street #097

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Open House: Sunday, 1:45 - 2:45PM
Price: $300,000
Size: 2-BR, 1-BA
Square Footage: 1,134
The Pitch: "Fabulous sunny southeast-facing 9th floor corner unit waiting for your special touch.”

252 Amory Street #1

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Open House: Saturday, 12:30 – 2:00PM; Sunday, 12:30 - 2:00PM
Price: $290,000
Size: 2-BR, 1-BA
Square Footage: 709
The Pitch: "Terrific 2004 renovated Mansard Victorian two bedroom condo in J.P.'s Brewery/Artist District!”

57 Burroughs Street #B

Open House: Sunday, 2:30 – 4:30PM
Price: $1,190,000
Size: 4-BR, 3.5-BA
Square Footage: 2,995
The Pitch: "Excellent workmanship and fabulous pond side location, this nine room townhouse features a formal dining room, gourmet eat-in kitchen and living room with winter Pond views.”

935 Centre Street

Open House: Sunday, 2:00 - 3:30PM
Price: $949,000
Size: 5-BR, 2.5-BA
Square Footage: 2,280
The Pitch: "Built in 1939, this classic brick Colonial-style house with a slate roof is located in a choice section of Moss Hill."

156 Green Street #401

Open House: Saturday, 12:00 – 2:00PM; Sunday, 11:00 - 12:30PM
Price: $899,000
Size: 3-BR, 2-BA
Square Footage: 1,686
The Pitch: "Newly built in 2011, this contemporary private entrance penthouse offers an open floor plan complimented by high ceilings, & direct walk-out access to its oversized private roof deck surrounded by a self maintaining roof garden - Truly one of a kind space!"

66 Orchard Street #2

Open House: Sunday, 12:00 - 1:30PM
Price: $794,500
Size: 5-BR, 2-BA
Square Footage: 2,374
The Pitch: "Located just one block south from the Pond & one block north from the Arboretum is located this sun filled five-bedroom condo with unmatched Arts & Crafts era architectural features.”

12 Edge Hill Street

Open House: Saturday, 12:00 – 1:30PM; Sunday, 12:00 - 1:30PM
Price: $649,000
Size: 4-BR, 1-BA
Square Footage: 1,678
The Pitch: "This home maintains many of the original details and boasts an amazing back yard!”

75 Wachusett Street #1

Open House: Saturday, 11:00 – 1:00PM; Sunday, 1:00 - 3:00PM
Price: $599,900
Size: 3-BR, 2-BA
Square Footage: 1,704
The Pitch: "two floor townhouse with over 1700 square feet, 2 bedrooms with 9' ceilings, 2 1/4" gleaming oak hardwood floors, crown molding throughout.”

12 Malcolm Road

Open House: Sunday, 2:00 – 3:00PM
Price: $574,999
Size: 3-BR, 1.5-BA
Square Footage: 1,571
The Pitch: "Impeccably maintained Colonial Revival single family set on the top of the hill offers lovely views, sunlight and a lushly landscaped lot.”

17 Forbes Street #2

Open House: Sunday, 12:00 - 1:30PM
Price: $569,900
Size: 2-BR, 2-BA
Square Footage: 1,247
The Pitch: "Large master bedroom has huge walk-in closet, ensuite bath with double vanity sink and tiled shower. Second bedroom overlooks the lush Forbes Street Garden."

88 Day Street #2

Open House: Saturday, 2:00 – 3:00PM; Sunday, 2:00 - 3:00PM
Price: $529,000
Size: 3-BR, 2-BA
Square Footage: 1,387
The Pitch: "Kitchen features breakfast bar, dining area and glass slider to covered back deck, ideal for tranquil fall gatherings."

63 Wachusett Street #2

Open House: Friday, 12:30 – 1:30PM; Saturday, 1:30 - 2:30PM
Price: $395,000
Size: 2-BR, 1.5-BA
Square Footage: 1,150
The Pitch: "Entertaining is a joy: Glass doors open off the living room to a private garden and a grilling area enclosed by a new fence.”

1000 Centre Street #3

Open House: Sunday, 12:00 - 2:00PM
Price: $379,000
Size: 2-BR, 1-BA
Square Footage: 1,205
The Pitch: "Exquisite loft style unit in an established complex with high owner occupancy. Very handsome stone / brick building.”

154 Fisher Avenue #A

Open House: Saturday, 1:30 – 2:30PM; Sunday, 12:00 - 1:00PM
Price: $379,000
Size: 2-BR, 1-BA
Square Footage: 1,060
The Pitch: "This market condo has: granite counters, updated bathroom, hardwood floors, in-unit washer / dryer and tandem parking spot next to condo that can fit 2 cars.”

111 Perkins Street #097

Open House: Sunday, 1:45 - 2:45PM
Price: $300,000
Size: 2-BR, 1-BA
Square Footage: 1,134
The Pitch: "Fabulous sunny southeast-facing 9th floor corner unit waiting for your special touch.”

252 Amory Street #1

Open House: Saturday, 12:30 – 2:00PM; Sunday, 12:30 - 2:00PM
Price: $290,000
Size: 2-BR, 1-BA
Square Footage: 709
The Pitch: "Terrific 2004 renovated Mansard Victorian two bedroom condo in J.P.'s Brewery/Artist District!”