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Weekend open house tour: 9 minimalist options in the South End

Each over $1M

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This weekend’s open house tour deep-dives into cleanly designed, softly colored condos and townhouses in Boston’s South End.

As minimalist as the designs of these offerings are, they don’t skimp on extras such as designer kitchens, expansive windows with great views, and serene private outdoor space.

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1. 32 Rutland Street, #1L

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32 Rutland St
Boston, MA 02118

Open house: Sunday, 12-1 p.m.

Price: $3.95 million

Size: 3-BR, 3-BA

Square footage: 3,443

The pitch: “This smart-wired home includes a state-of-the art Russound sound system, solar remote powered shades, a 250+ bottle wine cellar, as well as five wired flat screen TVs.”

2. 327-329 Shawmut Avenue, #3

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327-329 Shawmut Ave
Boston, MA 02118

Open house: Sunday, 1-2:30 p.m.

Price: $3,425,000

Size: 3-BR, 3.5-BA

Square footage: 2,452

The pitch: “Rare new construction penthouse duplex home with three exposures, private rear and roof deck, and two garage parking spaces.”

3. 153 West Brookline Street, #2

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153 W Brookline St
Boston, MA 02118

Open house: Saturday, 12-1:30 p.m.; Sunday, 12-1:30 p.m.

Price: $3,099,000

Size: 3-BR, 3.5-BA

Square footage: 2,630

The pitch: “This townhouse style condo features four level of living and a roof deck with extensive skyline views.”

4. 9 Milford Street, #1

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9 Milford St
Boston, MA 02118

Open house: Saturday, 12-2 p.m.; Sunday, 12-2 p.m.

Price: $2,675,000

Size: 3-BR, 2.5-BA

Square footage: 2,040

The pitch: “This spectacular one year young garden duplex has a private entrance and features a sumptuous master suite with amazing master bath and two good sized additional bedrooms.”

5. 24 Hanson Street

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24 Hanson St
Boston, MA 02118

Open house: Sunday, 11:00-12:30 p.m.

Price: $2.25 million

Size: 2-BR, 2.5-BA

Square footage: 1,800

The pitch: “Built in 2009, this garden triplex has two fantastic outdoor spaces, radiant flooring throughout, and an open concept living/kitchen/dining area.”

6. 30 Union Park Street, #203

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30 Union Park St
Boston, MA 02118

Open house: Sunday, 12-1 p.m.

Price: $1,795,000

Size: 1-BR, 2-BA

Square footage: 2,015

The pitch: “The original marble and granite facade of the Penny Savings Bank has been topped with a modern glass structure, creating unique loft-style spaces. This unit is located in the top front corner of the original structure.”

7. 1313 Washington Street, #103

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1313 Washington St
Boston, MA 02118

Open house:; Sunday, 12-1:30 p.m.

Price: $1,599,000

Size: 2-BR, 2-BA

Square footage: 1,489

The pitch: “The huge private outdoor patio terrace directly accessed from the main space yields a true indoor/outdoor living environment and an immense wall of commercial grade windows allow for beautiful park and downtown views.”

8. 462 Shawmut Avenue, #2

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462 Shawmut Ave
Boston, MA 02118

Open house: Friday, 4:30-6:15 p.m.; Sunday, 1-2:30 p.m.

Price: $1,475,000

Size: 2-BR, 2-BA

Square footage: 1,496

The pitch: “This fully renovated penthouse comes with seven skylights in both the kitchen and living room space, along with 13 feet vaulted ceilings.”

9. 485 Harrison Avenue, #502

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485 Harrison Ave
Boston, MA 02118

Open house: Sunday, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Price: $1.15 million

Size: 2-BR, 2-BA

Square footage: 1,770

The pitch: “This bright and contemporary unit has a gracious layout, volume and flow with high ceilings and bamboo floors, with views of Back Bay.”

1. 32 Rutland Street, #1L

32 Rutland St, Boston, MA 02118

Open house: Sunday, 12-1 p.m.

Price: $3.95 million

Size: 3-BR, 3-BA

Square footage: 3,443

The pitch: “This smart-wired home includes a state-of-the art Russound sound system, solar remote powered shades, a 250+ bottle wine cellar, as well as five wired flat screen TVs.”

32 Rutland St
Boston, MA 02118

2. 327-329 Shawmut Avenue, #3

327-329 Shawmut Ave, Boston, MA 02118

Open house: Sunday, 1-2:30 p.m.

Price: $3,425,000

Size: 3-BR, 3.5-BA

Square footage: 2,452

The pitch: “Rare new construction penthouse duplex home with three exposures, private rear and roof deck, and two garage parking spaces.”

327-329 Shawmut Ave
Boston, MA 02118

3. 153 West Brookline Street, #2

153 W Brookline St, Boston, MA 02118

Open house: Saturday, 12-1:30 p.m.; Sunday, 12-1:30 p.m.

Price: $3,099,000

Size: 3-BR, 3.5-BA

Square footage: 2,630

The pitch: “This townhouse style condo features four level of living and a roof deck with extensive skyline views.”

153 W Brookline St
Boston, MA 02118

4. 9 Milford Street, #1

9 Milford St, Boston, MA 02118

Open house: Saturday, 12-2 p.m.; Sunday, 12-2 p.m.

Price: $2,675,000

Size: 3-BR, 2.5-BA

Square footage: 2,040

The pitch: “This spectacular one year young garden duplex has a private entrance and features a sumptuous master suite with amazing master bath and two good sized additional bedrooms.”

9 Milford St
Boston, MA 02118

5. 24 Hanson Street

24 Hanson St, Boston, MA 02118

Open house: Sunday, 11:00-12:30 p.m.

Price: $2.25 million

Size: 2-BR, 2.5-BA

Square footage: 1,800

The pitch: “Built in 2009, this garden triplex has two fantastic outdoor spaces, radiant flooring throughout, and an open concept living/kitchen/dining area.”

24 Hanson St
Boston, MA 02118

6. 30 Union Park Street, #203

30 Union Park St, Boston, MA 02118

Open house: Sunday, 12-1 p.m.

Price: $1,795,000

Size: 1-BR, 2-BA

Square footage: 2,015

The pitch: “The original marble and granite facade of the Penny Savings Bank has been topped with a modern glass structure, creating unique loft-style spaces. This unit is located in the top front corner of the original structure.”

30 Union Park St
Boston, MA 02118

7. 1313 Washington Street, #103

1313 Washington St, Boston, MA 02118

Open house:; Sunday, 12-1:30 p.m.

Price: $1,599,000

Size: 2-BR, 2-BA

Square footage: 1,489

The pitch: “The huge private outdoor patio terrace directly accessed from the main space yields a true indoor/outdoor living environment and an immense wall of commercial grade windows allow for beautiful park and downtown views.”

1313 Washington St
Boston, MA 02118

8. 462 Shawmut Avenue, #2

462 Shawmut Ave, Boston, MA 02118

Open house: Friday, 4:30-6:15 p.m.; Sunday, 1-2:30 p.m.

Price: $1,475,000

Size: 2-BR, 2-BA

Square footage: 1,496

The pitch: “This fully renovated penthouse comes with seven skylights in both the kitchen and living room space, along with 13 feet vaulted ceilings.”

462 Shawmut Ave
Boston, MA 02118

9. 485 Harrison Avenue, #502

485 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA 02118

Open house: Sunday, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Price: $1.15 million

Size: 2-BR, 2-BA

Square footage: 1,770

The pitch: “This bright and contemporary unit has a gracious layout, volume and flow with high ceilings and bamboo floors, with views of Back Bay.”

485 Harrison Ave
Boston, MA 02118