1.3 min readBy Published On: April 9th, 2022Categories: Living0 Comments

And it can be yours for $1,299,000

Located in the prestigious Carruth neighborhood, 3 Rundel Park is now on the market and was once home to the former Mayor of Boston, John “Honey Fitz” Fitzgerald and his wife, Mary Josephine Hannon Fitzgerald, grandparents to President John F. Kennedy.  This historic home was built in 1892 by notable Dorchester architect, Edwin Lewis. To say this 5-bedroom home is impressive would be an understatement.  See the listing below!

Own a piece of Boston history with this magnificent 5 bedroom | 2.5 bath Colonial in the idyllic Carruth neighborhood. Built by notable Architect, Edwin J. Lewis in 1892, this was the one time home of former Boston Mayor “Honey Fitz” and the site of visits by his grandson, John F. Kennedy. This uniquely iconic residence with views of the Blue Hills is located at the end of a charming cul-de-sac lined with original street lamps. Preserved period details include three mantled fireplaces, dentil + crown moulding, high ceilings and hardwood floors. Tasteful updates include kitchen & bathroom renovations, new roof, upgraded electrical, Nest, mechanicals, new driveway and masonry, exterior paint and more. Surrounded by mature trees, the back yard + patio is surrounded by lush greenery and offers a welcome retreat. Best of all, only minutes to Adams Village, Lower Mills, Dorchester Park + Neponset River Trail. Also close by is the Ashmont T, wonderful area restaurants & shops and playgrounds!

You can see more photos of this gorgeous home here. It’s listed by Leslie MacKinnon. 

You can read more about the history in this article by Megan Johnson in the Globe. 

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