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October 11, 2013

Salem's spectacular Italian revival goes national

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“This space serves beautifully as an in-home office. There are lots of people today in the ‘creative economy’ who are working from home. Thanks to the wonderful location of this property, you could work from your house, yet get out and walk to the train or downtown, making you feel less isolated. It is really a perfect set-up.”

As stunning outside as it is on the interior, this property boasts breathtaking grounds that include a fully functional greenhouse, a pergola from which to admire the bountiful gardens and a two-car garage, a rarity in Salem’s historic quarter.

“This property has created quite a buzz, even outside of this area,” says Merry, who recently received a call from the producer of CNBC’s “Million Dollar House”. “This is a program that shows what $1 million will buy around the country, and they have chosen to feature this wonderful home on Oct. 30. One glimpse into this house and you can easily see why, even nationally, people are taken by it.”

This home, which lists for $999,000, is shown by appointment only. Call Realtor Betsy Merry of MerryFox Realty at 508-641-6241 for more information.

AT A GLANCE

  • 8 rooms
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 2 full and 2 partial baths
  • 4,134 square feet
  • 2-car garage
  • $999,000

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