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38 Sturges Road

West Roxbury open house tour: 7 single-family options for under $800,000

Relatively affordable for Boston

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38 Sturges Road

Some things you don’t often see in the same sentence: affordable single-family homes in Boston.

But these West Roxbury numbers range from $445,000 to $800,000—relatively affordable for a single-family around these parts.

What you get is a sizable difference compared with homes closer to the core of the city— from a massive arts-and-craft home with six bedrooms to a colonial charmer ready for your personal touch.

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1. 2231 Centre Street

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2231 Centre St
Boston, MA 02132

Open house: Saturday, 12:30-2 p.m.; Sunday, 12:30-2 p.m.

Price: $445,000

Size: 2-BR, 1-BA

Square footage: 890

The pitch: “This home built in 1940 is situated on a corner flat lot and offers two bedrooms and one bathroom with generous size rooms.”

2. 128 Salman Street

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128 Salman St
Boston, MA 02132

Open house: Saturday, 1-4 p.m.; Sunday, 1-4 p.m.

Price: $490,000

Size: 3-BR, 1.5-BA

Square Footage: 1,404

The Pitch: “This Cape style home has been recently updated with a renovated kitchen, new roof and siding.”

3. 3 Plover Street

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3 Plover St
West Roxbury, MA 02132

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

Price: $629,900

Size: 4-BR, 1.5-BA

Square footage: 1,284

The pitch: “Located on a quiet cul de sac abutting Roxbury Latin conservation area, this home is very private with a country like feel.”

4. 63 Buchanan Road

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63 Buchanan Rd
Boston, MA 02132

Open house: Sunday, 12:30-2 p.m.

Price: $649,000

Size: 4-BR, 1.5-BA

Square footage: 1,568

The pitch: “ The first floor of this Garrison Colonial consists of a dining room, fireplace living room, a half bath and an eat in kitchen.”

5. 798 Veterans of Foreign Wars Parkway

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798 Veterans of Foreign Wars Pkwy
Boston, MA 02132

Open house: Saturday, 1-3 p.m.; Sunday, 1-3 p.m.

Price: $649,900

Size: 3-BR, 1.5-BA

Square footage: 1484

The pitch: “Located on a sun-filled landscaped corner, this immaculately maintained home has three spacious bedrooms and bathroom on the second floor.”

6. 69 Mt Vernon Street

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69 Mt Vernon St
West Roxbury, MA 02132

Open house: Sunday, 12:30-2 p.m.

Price: $679,000

Size: 3-BR, 1.5-BA

Square footage: 1,661

The pitch: “Highly sought after location in a private setting, this home has a sunny fireplace living room leading into the dining room with wainscoting and hardwood floors.”

7. 38 Sturges Road

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38 Sturges Rd
Boston, MA 02132

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

Price: $799,900

Size: 6-BR, 2.5-BA

Square footage: 2,592

The pitch: “This Arts and Crafts colonial has much of its original detail and has been upgraded with high end finishes.”

1. 2231 Centre Street

2231 Centre St, Boston, MA 02132

Open house: Saturday, 12:30-2 p.m.; Sunday, 12:30-2 p.m.

Price: $445,000

Size: 2-BR, 1-BA

Square footage: 890

The pitch: “This home built in 1940 is situated on a corner flat lot and offers two bedrooms and one bathroom with generous size rooms.”

2231 Centre St
Boston, MA 02132

2. 128 Salman Street

128 Salman St, Boston, MA 02132

Open house: Saturday, 1-4 p.m.; Sunday, 1-4 p.m.

Price: $490,000

Size: 3-BR, 1.5-BA

Square Footage: 1,404

The Pitch: “This Cape style home has been recently updated with a renovated kitchen, new roof and siding.”

128 Salman St
Boston, MA 02132

3. 3 Plover Street

3 Plover St, West Roxbury, MA 02132

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

Price: $629,900

Size: 4-BR, 1.5-BA

Square footage: 1,284

The pitch: “Located on a quiet cul de sac abutting Roxbury Latin conservation area, this home is very private with a country like feel.”

3 Plover St
West Roxbury, MA 02132

4. 63 Buchanan Road

63 Buchanan Rd, Boston, MA 02132

Open house: Sunday, 12:30-2 p.m.

Price: $649,000

Size: 4-BR, 1.5-BA

Square footage: 1,568

The pitch: “ The first floor of this Garrison Colonial consists of a dining room, fireplace living room, a half bath and an eat in kitchen.”

63 Buchanan Rd
Boston, MA 02132

5. 798 Veterans of Foreign Wars Parkway

798 Veterans of Foreign Wars Pkwy, Boston, MA 02132

Open house: Saturday, 1-3 p.m.; Sunday, 1-3 p.m.

Price: $649,900

Size: 3-BR, 1.5-BA

Square footage: 1484

The pitch: “Located on a sun-filled landscaped corner, this immaculately maintained home has three spacious bedrooms and bathroom on the second floor.”

798 Veterans of Foreign Wars Pkwy
Boston, MA 02132

6. 69 Mt Vernon Street

69 Mt Vernon St, West Roxbury, MA 02132

Open house: Sunday, 12:30-2 p.m.

Price: $679,000

Size: 3-BR, 1.5-BA

Square footage: 1,661

The pitch: “Highly sought after location in a private setting, this home has a sunny fireplace living room leading into the dining room with wainscoting and hardwood floors.”

69 Mt Vernon St
West Roxbury, MA 02132

7. 38 Sturges Road

38 Sturges Rd, Boston, MA 02132

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

Price: $799,900

Size: 6-BR, 2.5-BA

Square footage: 2,592

The pitch: “This Arts and Crafts colonial has much of its original detail and has been upgraded with high end finishes.”

38 Sturges Rd
Boston, MA 02132