31 School St, Rockland, MA 02370


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Property Details

Info price $424,900
Info footage 1,822 SQ FT
Info bed 4 BR
Info bath 2 BATH
Info garage 1 CAR GAR.

31 School St Rockland MA 02370


Home sweet home! Set on a quiet side street, this home offers gorgeous period detail blending w/ modern updates. In true Victorian fashion, this home has the best of what's around: gingerbread trimmings, stunning turret, high ceilings, & gorgeous woodwork. Watch the world go by from your spacious farmers porch. Meticulously maintained, this home has been updated to offer modern kitchens & baths, intricate hardwood floors & period architectural details. The first floor offers a grand foyer, large fireplaced living room, spacious dining room, warm sunroom, modern kitchen & bathroom. Kitchen is modern w/ granite counters & stainless appliances. Head upstairs & find four bedrooms w/ plenty of closets & large full bathroom. The backyard is built for entertaining w/ multilevel deck and yard beyond. Centrally located & close to public transportation & routes to Boston, this home is close to the center of town & schools. Budding artist? Walk to one of two local artist lofts. Don't miss it!

List of Improvements and Remodels
31 School Street Rockland MA 02370

Brand New:
Granite countertops – 2019
New kitchen faucet and sink - 2019
New Wall to Wall in Sun Room, 2018
All new Stainless Appliances - refrigerator, dish washer, washing machine – 2019
All new door locksets and keys – front door and back door – new locks installed 2019
All interior rooms – walls and ceilings - freshly painted and plaster repaired
Overhead fans/lights upgraded/replaced – 2019
New cellulose shades - 2019

Major remodels -- Gutted and expanded Main Bathroom:
Doubled the square footage (pushed tub into stair alcove)
All new Kohler suite – toilet and deep soaker tub
New Bead Board and trim
Italian Travertine tile flooring
Custom-made vanity with marble top and large under mount sink
Satin Nickel faucets and satin nickel rain showerhead
Subway tiles with decorative frieze
New Pull-Down Door access to attic

Converted from Oil to Gas with new furnace, & serviced every other year
Hardwood floors refinished upstairs and downstairs
Kenmore Elite stove and Front-loading Kenmore Elite dryer
German made Hot Water Heater
All storm windows replaced – vinyl coated triple tracks
All windows re-sashed with new cords, all exterior facing windows re-glazed and puttied
Installed new radiator in master bedroom (before that no heat in master BR)
Chimney rebuilt and relined
Installed new fire safe steel door and bulkhead

Retaining wall built by garage - 2019
Complete new Architectural shingled roof in 2016
Exterior was rehabbed and completely repainted with new exterior white cedar shakes (custom made) and Ben Moore premium exterior paint - house and trim – 2017-18
All original wood gutters rehabbed or completely replaced in 2016-2017
Deck jacked and all new concrete footings poured; all restained – 2018
Front porch completely rebuilt with Douglas fir; footings poured; new trim; restained – 2018
New steps built = front porch
New custom-made iron handrails = front porch
New porch light and side light near front door
New motion detector light fixture - 2019
New back door/deck light (near back door) - 2019
New lattice installed on deck - 2018
New stockade fence installed - 2018 (left side of house)
Newer – non-freezing double hose faucet installed
Sprayed every year for termites and carpenter ants (Able Pest Control)
Mature bushes, plants and perennials sprayed annually and professionally maintained

Original Features:
4 Stained glass windows – 1 over 5 ft. tall
All original doors with knobs and working transoms
All original gum wood molding extra-tall and window and door trim – and mostly un-painted
Parquet, mahogany stripped, quarter sawn oak hand nailed flooring, Log Cabin pattern maple flooring, wide pumpkin pine flooring -- all intact – every single room has hardwoods
Built-in Hutch in Dining room
Pocket doors still intact
Fireplace – coal
Original Newel Post and handrails on stairs
Many windows of wavy original glass
Plaster walls – great insulation and sound proof qualities
Beadboard in Kitchen – parts of original pantry still visible
2 Hidden floor “safes”

Each bedroom has a closet; closet in foyer; storage in sunroom; basement provides ample room for storage and could provide additional living space; attic has pull-down door and plenty of space for storage; 1 car detached garage has an abundance of space and has hooks and hangers in place for kayaks, canoes and bicycles.

Interactive Floorplan