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Summer's A Breeze! Contemporary Backyards Around The City Of Boston

One of the most prioritized amenities that homebuyers are looking for when moving near a city like Boston is outdoor space. In and around a growing city like Boston, outdoor space is starting to become scarce, so having access to it is valuable. Similar to the city, backyards are also beginning to develop with additions of patios, outdoor kitchens, garden paths and more! Contemporary backyards not only have an eye appeal, but also have function. Whether you’re looking for a home with a contemporary backyard, or have a backyard and need some inspiration to modernize it, we’ve got you covered! Below are a few of our active properties around Boston with contemporary backyards!


65 High Street - Unit A, Newton Upper Falls, Newton MA, 02464 | List Price: $1,475,000

A backyard should be an escape. An escape from the stresses of life and a place to unwind and live in the moment, and the backyard at 65 High is a perfect example. This shaded yard is a retreat, complete with a patio area for lounging, tree’s that create an oasis-like environment, and a beautiful path that leads you throughout the yard. Not to mention, plenty of space to start a garden! This yard can be yours! Reach out to the listing agents to schedule a tour.

This luxurious, attached single-family alternative is perfectly situated in Newton's desirable Upper Falls Historic District. The beautifully reconstructed home has been meticulously updated and modernized, while maintaining its original exterior charm. With 4 beds and 3.5 baths, the Greek Revival home is on a sprawling level lot, with direct access to Emerson Playground. The first floor boasts a stunning foyer, open concept living room, entry mudroom, stunning custom kitchen with top tier Thermador appliances and quartz peninsula, 1st floor bedroom with walk-in closet and en suite bath and a light filled primary bedroom with walk-in closet and dual sink bathroom. Other updates include Marvin windows, multi-zone central air/heating with Nest thermostats, new utilities, electrical, and plumbing. This great commuter location is a short distance from Elliot Green Line T station with easy access to Route 9, I95, Mass Pike, and stores, restaurants and amenities nearby.

Presented by:
Marjorie Kern | margie.kern@unlimitedsir.com | 617.939.7800
Arman Mavai | arman.mavai@unlimitedsir.com | 617.817.6789


239 Jackson Street, Newton Center, Newton MA, 02459 | List Price: $3,800,000

A modern home requires a modern yard, and that’s exactly what you’ll find at 239 Jackson. Make your way to the back and you’ll find a modern backyard featuring a patio with an outdoor kitchen, plenty of garden space, tree’s and plenty of space! This massive yard will turn heads and impress guests. All this, and you’re in close proximity to Boston with easy access. Don’t let this opportunity get away!

Welcome to 239 Jackson, conveniently located near historic Newton Center and "The Street" at Chestnut Hill, a vibrant shopping and dining destination. Step inside to a grand entryway, soaring ceilings, and open living spaces. The sleek kitchen with premium fixtures seamlessly connects to the living and dining areas. A bedroom with attached bathroom suite is on the first floor, with an addition four en suites on the second floor that includes a primary suite that offers double walk-in closets and a luxurious bath. The lower level boasts flex spaces and an additional bedroom with en suite bathroom. Outside, the expansive backyard invites gatherings and features a large yard, outdoor kitchen, and a two-car garage. This home offers contemporary design, modern amenities, and the charm of Newton Center, with shopping, dining, convenient transportation, and easy access to highways and public transportation. Welcome home to comfort, elegance, and convenience.

Presented by:
Tatiana Kagan | tatiana.kagan@unlimitedsir.com | 617.584.4834


164 Newtonville Avenue, Newton Corner, Newton MA, 02458 | List Price: $4,998,500

164 Newtonville has the backyard of your dreams! Upon entering this incredible yard, you’ll be greeted by a beautiful patio outfitted with an outdoor fireplace, waterfall feature, and outdoor kitchen. If that wasn’t appealing enough, there’s space for gardening and grassy area for loved ones and guests to play. Be the talk of the town with your gorgeous backyard! This could all be yours, be sure to reach out and inquire with the listing agents!  

Beautifully sited on a hilltop, this stunning, new construction home sets the standard for luxury living with superior attention to detail, high-end finishes throughout and beautifully manicured softscape and hardscape. The first floor was designed for entertaining with an open floor plan offering both formal and informal spaces. The open kitchen/family room offers Miele cooking system, quartz countertops and backsplash, gas fireplace and informal dining space. For more formal living, or entertaining, the dining room boasts a butler's pantry complete with wine bar, sink and dishwasher. The second floor offers four bedrooms with en suite bathrooms, including an oversized primary bedroom with walk-in closet, gas fireplace and beautiful bath with double vanity, soaking tub and a large shower. Be sure not to miss the home theater, gym and wine storage. Additional highlights include an impeccably designed backyard boasting a patio with fireplace, outdoor kitchen and waterfall feature.

Presented by:
Aurel Garban | aurel.garban@unlimitedsir.com | 617.875.1914
Kaitlin Perrelly | kaitlin.perrelly@unlimitedsir.com | 201.693.1355

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