Historic House Listings

Old Convent in Massachusetts. Circa 1922. Over 6,000 square feet. $499,900

November 20, 2020

Would be interesting to see what someone could do with this space! This old convent was built in 1922. It is located in Swampscott, Massachusetts. This is over 6,000 square feet and it has an unfinished basement. Love the staircase and the stained glass windows. Situated only 12 miles to Boston, Massachusetts. Five bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 6,458 square feet. $499,900

Contact Aranson and Associates with Compass: 207-252-6771

From the Zillow listing:


Attention Developers, Contractors, and Investors! Extremely rare and long neglected convent available for purchase in need of rehabilitation. Almost 6,500 sq. ft. of living area plus an unfinished basement presenting tremendous opportunity for potential expansion. This gorgeous, large 1920’s property in the heart of Swampscott has stunning period detail throughout with amazing original craftsmanship including decorative woodwork and stained glass windows. This property has amazing potential and is perfectly situated – 12 miles to Boston, 0.5 miles to the Swampscott MBTA Commuter Rail stop, 1 block to Kings Beach, Linscott Park, USPS, restaurants, and more! You’ll regret not owning a piece of history so call today for an accompanied showing.


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