Cliff Road, Wellesley, MA


English Tudor Expansion

Cliff Road, Wellesley

Project Journal:

Located in the prestigious Cliff Estate neighborhood, this vintage 1920’s English Tudor has been extensively renovated by Metropolitan Building Systems Corp. to showcase a remarkable blend of authentic character and luxurious appointments.  Distinguishing features include a European kitchen and butler’s pantry with mahogany floors. step-down living room with a exquisite period travertine fireplace, a gracious master bedroom suite, and a charming family room with a stone fireplace.  Beautifully landscaped grounds and a bluestone patio enhance the timeless elegance of this exceptional home.All interior systems were replaced including electrical, plumbing, hydro-air heating and central air.


“…As lordly to gaze on as an English manor and as easy to dwell in as an American contemporary.”  – Todd Larson, Reporter “The Needham Times


Scope of Project:

  • New kitchen:  granite counter tops, Wolf cook top, Sub Zero fridge, microwave, Thermador Double Oven, pantry with wine cooler, mahogany floors.
  • Mud room with slate floors.
  • Step-down family room:  Stone fireplace, mahogany inlay and white oak flooring, walk out French doors to bluestone patio in backyard.
  • Dining room:  Paneled wainscoting.
  • Step-down living room: Oak beamed ceiling.
  • Mahogany library:  Mahogany paneling with classical bookshelves.
  • Master bedroom:  Cathedral ceilings, walk out deck, walk-in closet, Master bath with marble finish and Jacuzzi as well as a large glass shower.
  • New and refinished oak floors throughout.
  • New 5 zone high efficiency boiler with hydro-air, heated garage and new central air.
  • Brand new plumbing and 200 amp electrical panel and service.
  • 5 bedrooms, 4 full baths, 2 half baths.

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