5 Thorndike Street Condominium

  • $949,000List Price
  • 3Bedrooms
  • 2Bathrooms
  • 1908Year Built
  • 1,800Square Feet

Second and third floor condo located in highly sought-after E. Arlington, just off Mass Ave & convenient to Alewife T-Station & Minuteman & Alewife Greenway Bike Paths. Built in 1908, this home blends charm & character w/modern updates of renovations in 2005. The main level welcomes you w/a gas FP in the LR, formal DR featuring a built-in cc, & versatile FR/office designed to meet the demands of today’s WFH lifestyle. The bright & sunny kitchen, along w/adjacent pantry, plus conveniently located laundry in back hall, a private balcony overlooking fenced in yard, & a ½ BA, add practicality to this level. The 3rd flr has 3 spacious BRs & a FB, as well as extra storage space. Additional amenities include C/A, Nest thermostats & smoke detectors, & an electric car charger in the garage. Situated close to the Cambridge line, you’ll enjoy the proximity to Magnolia Playground, Thorndike Field & Dog Park, the Community Garden & the array of shops & restaurants that make this community special.

More Info

Basic Information

  • Bedrooms3
  • Mls StatusSold
  • Bathroom2
  • Listing Terms Contract
  • Parcel Number M:001.A B:0001 L:0005.2,4556860
  • Unit Number2

Basic Information

  • List Price$949,000
  • MLS Number73169724
  • Modification Date11/21/2023
  • Property SubTypeCondominium
  • Purchase Contract Date10/18/2023
  • Sale Date10/18/2023
  • Sale Price$965,000


  • BasementY
  • Building Area Units Square Feet
  • Construction Materials Frame
  • Entry Level 2
  • FireplaceYes
  • Fireplace Features Living Room
  • Fireplaces Total 1
  • Garage Spaces1
  • Patio And Porch Features Porch
  • Property Name5 Thorndike Street Condominium
  • Rooms7
  • Stories2
  • Utilities For Gas Range
  • Window Features Insulated Windows
  • Year Built1908
  • Year Built Details Actual
  • Year Built Effective 2005
  • Year Built Source Public Records

Tax Information

  • Tax Assessed Value $873,500
  • Tax Year 2023
  • Taxes$9,792


  • Parking Spaces1
  • Covered Spaces 1
  • Garage YN Yes
  • Open Parking YN Yes
  • Parking Features Detached, Off Street, Tandem, Paved


  • Subdivision5 Thorndike Street Condominium
  • Address5 Thorndike Street
  • Building Number5
  • CountyMiddlesex
  • StateMA
  • StreetThorndike Street
  • TownArlington
  • Zip02474


  • Entry Location Unit Placement(Upper)


  • Flooring Hardwood, Flooring - Hardwood
  • Interior Features Pantry, High Speed Internet


  • Cooling Central Air
  • Cooling YN Yes
  • Electric Circuit Breakers
  • Heat SystemYes
  • Heating Forced Air, Natural Gas
  • Sewer Public Sewer
  • Water Source Public


  • Association Fee $277
  • Association Fee Frequency Monthly
  • Association Fee Includes Water, Sewer, Insurance
  • Association YN Yes
  • Buyer Agency Compensation2.5
  • Date Listed10/12/2023
  • Farm Land Area Units Square Feet
  • View Count1

School Information

  • High School Arlington High
  • Elementary SchoolHardy
  • High SchoolArlington
  • Junior HighOttoson


  • Bathroom 1 Main, Second,5.75 x 5.916666
  • Bathroom 2 Third,7.166666 x 5.833333
  • Bathrooms Total Decimal 1.5
  • Bedroom 2 Third,12.166666 x 12.666666
  • Bedroom 3 Third,12.75 x 11.333333
  • Dining Room Main, Second,12.75 x 11.5
  • Family Room Main, Second,10.833333 x 11.083333
  • Full Bath1
  • Half Baths1
  • Kitchen Main, Second,12.75 x 10.75
  • Living Room Main, Second,11.75 x 13.083333
  • Main Level Bathrooms 1
  • Master Bedroom Third,12.75


  • Exterior Features Porch, Balcony, Fenced Yard
  • Fencing Fenced
  • RoofShingle

Property Information

  • Square Feet1,800
  • Building Area Source Other
  • Living Area 1,800
  • Lot Size Units Acres
  • Structure Type 2/3 Family


  • Amenities
    • Bike Path
    • Highway Access
    • Park
    • Public School
    • Public Transportation
    • Shopping
    • T-Station
    • Walk/Jog Trails
  • Appliances IncludedRange, Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, Wine Refrigerator, Utility Connections for Gas Range
  • Other AmenitiesFireplace, Garden
  • PetsYes w/ Restrictions

Map Location

Driving Directions

Listed by Lynne Lowenstein of Advisors Living - Arlington

Sold by JT Kelly Team of Keller Williams Realty

Arlington, MA Demographics

There is no data available

Arlington, MA Real Estate Market Data

There is no data available

Arlington, MA Schools

School NameDistanceTypeGrades

The property listing data and information, or the Images, set forth herein were provided to MLS Property Information Network, Inc. (MLSPIN) from third party sources, including sellers, lessors and public records, and were compiled by MLSPIN. The property listing data and information, and the Images, are for the personal, non-commercial use of consumers having a good faith interest in purchasing or leasing listed properties of the type displayed to them and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties which such consumers may have a good faith interest in purchasing or leasing. MLSPIN and its subscribers disclaim any and all representations and warranties as to the accuracy of the property listing data and information, or as to the accuracy of any of the Images, set forth herein.

Do not fill in this field:

Do not fill in this field:

Do not fill in this field:

Do not fill in this field:

Do not fill in this field:

Do not fill in this field:


Do not fill in this field: