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A Modern Day Classic! Homes With Kitchen Islands In And Around Boston

You may think that kitchen islands are a relatively new trend in modern kitchens, but kitchen islands originally became mainstream in the 70’s! When it comes to having an efficient kitchen, especially around the holidays, kitchen islands may be one of the most important features. Whether it’s storage, a place to put the spread, or even housing an appliance or two, kitchen islands are the Swiss army knife of the space! Whether you’re on the house hunt and are prioritizing a kitchen island, or have a big kitchen and needed some inspiration for an island, you’re in luck! Below are several of our active properties that each have their own kitchen islands!


629 Hammond Street - Unit E219, Chestnut Hill, Brookline MA, 02467 | List Price: $1,198,000

Welcome to Chestnut Hill, one of the most desirable areas between Newton and Brookline. Tucked away in Chestnut Hill is 629 Hammond, an incredible 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom condo with over 1,500 sq. ft. of living space. Make your way to the recently renovated kitchen area where you’ll be captivated by the large island. This multifunction island not only adds storage, but opens up counter space by housing appliances such as the dishwasher and sink. This kitchen island is only a small part of what makes this unit a gem. Be sure to attend an upcoming open house to see this beauty in person!

Welcome to this exquisite 2 bed plus office condo, a perfect blend of modern elegance and functionality, offering a luxurious urban lifestyle. Located in desirable Chestnut Hill, a stone's throw from The Street and Chestnut Hill Square, featuring some of the best shopping and restaurants! As you step inside, you'll immediately be captivated by the pristine interior and open-concept living space which boasts an abundance of natural light, creating a warm and inviting ambiance. The standout feature is the kitchen, thoughtfully redesigned and completely renovated - a one of a kind in the building. It's a chef's dream, with gleaming quartz kitchen island and counters that provide generous workspace and a stunning visual centerpiece. High-end stainless steel appliances make cooking a joy. The kitchen also offers plenty of storage, ensuring that your culinary adventures are well-organized. Central AC, two garage parking spaces. Professionally managed elevator building with concierge and gym.

Presented by:
Chuck Silverston Team | chuck.silverston@unlimitedsir.com | 617.699.6234


108 Westbourne Terrace - Unit 1, Washington Square, Brookline MA, 02446 | List Price: $1,749,000

A sleek kitchen needs a sleek island, and that’s exactly what you’ll find at 108 Westbourne. Tucked away in Brookline’s Washington Square, this over 2,700 sq. ft. condo showcases a flexible layout with modern touches. You’ll be taken aback by the elegance of the kitchen upon entering the space from the stainless steel appliances to the quartz countertops and of course, integral to the whole kitchen, the wonderful center island. Start of your 2024 with a grand purchase, and an incredible investment. Reach out to the listing agents today with any inquiries!

Located in the heart of Washington Square is this beautiful 4bed, 3bath home featuring 2,754 sq. ft. of magnificent living space. The 1st floor has a welcoming foyer that opens to a large sunlit living room which in turn flows into a dining room perfect for family meals and holiday gatherings. Nearby is a stunning kitchen featuring stainless steel Jenn-Air appliances surrounded by beautiful cabinetry and gorgeous quartz counters. The large center island is the perfect spot to enjoy a morning cup of coffee. Nearby is a rear balcony, perfect for an after work drink or meal. A large primary suite with a stunning bathroom, 2nd full bathroom and an open study area complete this level. The lower level of this home has a large sunlit family room which opens to a private Bluestone patio. Another perfect area for play or entertaining. 3 more bedrooms, a laundry closet and a beautifully updated 3rd full bathroom complete this level. Convenient to the T, Whole Foods and the new Driscoll School. A must see!

Presented by:
Scott Goldsmith | scott.goldsmith@unlimitedsir.com | 617.529.2434
Jesse Gustafson | jesse.gustafson@unlimitedsir.com | 617.642.4787
Sean Preston | sean.preston@unlimitedsir.com | 617.855.8502


73 Sheridan Street - Unit C-1, Jamaica Plain, Boston MA, 02130 | List Price: $998,000

With the purchase of a new construction there’s an expectation there will be careful attention to detail, and that attention to detail is reflected in one of Jamaica Plains newest developments, 73 Sheridan. Aside from it’s contemporary appliances, lighting and layout, the center island is the star of the show. With attachments such as the microwave, dishwasher and sink on the island, you’ll have plenty of extra storage and counter space, right in time for the holidays! These units won’t be on the market for much longer, so be sure to schedule a private showing with the listing agents today!

Built by Watermark, one of JP’s premier builders, this stunning three-bedroom, two-bath condo blends modern comfort and convenience with luxury living, in the heart of Jamaica Plain. This spacious and light-filled open floor plan showcases partial skyline views of Boston. The contemporary kitchen with center island is a chef’s dream offering quartz countertops and stainless steel Bosch/Thermador appliances. The primary bedroom includes a luxurious en suite bath and walk-in closet. A large second bath with soaking tub and two additional bedrooms complete the picture. Additional highlights include hardwood floors, built-in sound system, washer and dryer hookups and a basement with ample private storage. There is also an exclusive use patio in the bucolic backyard and off-street parking, including shared EV chargers. Property is conveniently located minutes to Stony Brook T, Whole Foods, Stop and Shop, cafes, eateries, parks, the pond and more. You'll never want to leave home!

Presented by:
Jay Balaban | jay.balaban@unlimitedsir.com | 617.293.8932
Susan Zutrau | susan.zutrau@unlimitedsir.com | 617.240.0912


45 Cross Hill Road, Oak Hill, Newton MA, 02459 | List Price: $4,899,000

Stunning, sophisticated and exquisite are the only ways of describing not only the kitchen island, but all of 45 Cross Hill. The luxury new construction home is set at the top of Newton’s Oak Hill. Enter the home and experience the beautiful open floor plan that encompasses the living room, kitchen and dining area. Head toward the kitchen where you’ll be greeted by the remarkable and sizeable center island. Perfect for the holiday gatherings, you’ll have plenty of seating at the center island to give guests a front row seat. This island houses one of the two sinks in the kitchen! Don’t wait until it’s too late! You can be the first resident of 45 Cross Hill!

Set on the top of Oak Hill with beautiful sunset views and manicured landscaped grounds, this stunning new construction home is the definition of luxury. Custom built in 2023 this property showcases a well-designed floor plan executed with high-end finishes. With 6,600 sq. ft. of living space across three levels, the first floor boasts a flexible floor plan with an open chef’s kitchen, dining and family room, formal living space and a much sought after first floor bedroom suite or home office. The kitchen area opens to a backyard oasis, offering gorgeous hardscape, an outdoor kitchen and lush grassland. The second level has four bedrooms, including an impressive primary suite with gas fireplace and en suite bath, with soaking tub and oversized shower. Additional highlights include a finished lower level family, exercise room and guest suite, high ceilings throughout and an attached, three-car garage equipped with charging station.

Presented by:
Aurel Garban | aurel.garban@unlimitedsir.com | 617.875.1914

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