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160 Commonwealth Ave. #503
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Property Description

The Vendome is historically one of the grandest buildings in the heart of Back Bay located on the Commonwealth Ave Mall at Dartmouth St. This elegant, lived-in home has spectacular south facing city views with oversized windows, enchanting light and high ceilings. The layout allows for intimate living or gracious entertainment. Hardwood floors, a period decorative fireplace and abundant storage throughout, including a walk-in closet in the bedroom are some of its amenities. There is an office/library with floor to ceiling built-in shelving and work space. This ONE PLUS BEDROOM has the potential to be converted into a 2 bedroom. There is a 24 hour concierge, professional management onsite, laundry facilities on every floor, two elevators and a beautiful, recently renovated, lobby. This building is pet friendly and conveniently located to Newbury St., transportation, restaurants, art galleries and Copley Square. Do not miss this opportunity to live in the Vendome!!

Additional Property Information
AreaBack Bay
Fireplaces1
CountySuffolk
StyleLow-Rise
SewerCity/Town Sewer
Cooling Zones1
Sewage DistrictCity
Unit Building503
Assoc SecurityConcierge
Complex CompleteYes
Fee IntervalMonthly
 
BasementN
TownBoston
TypeCondo
Unit #503
WaterCity/Town Water
Heat Zones1
Pets AllowedYes w/ Restrictions
Unit Level5
ManagementProfessional - On Site, Owner Association
Condominium NameThe Vendome
Year Converted1975

Additional Details

Additional Features
AmenitiesPublic Transportation, Shopping, Park, Walk/Jog Trails, Medical Facility, Bike Path, Highway Access, House of Worship, Private School, T-Station, University
AppliancesRange, Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave, Refrigerator
CoolingCentral Air, Unit Control
HeatingElectric Baseboard, Electric, Unit Control
Hot WaterTank
Interior FeaturesSecurity System, Cable Available
Electric110 Volts
Energy FeaturesInsulated Windows
ExteriorBrick, Stone
FlooringWood, Tile, Wall to Wall Carpet
ConstructionBrick, Stone/Concrete
Parking FeaturesOn Street Permit
Roof MaterialSlate, Rubber, Asphalt/Composition Shingles
Utility Connectionsfor Electric Range, for Electric Oven
Handicap AccessYes
Other Property Information
DisclosuresNew Hot Water Tank 2016 10 year warranty.
ExclusionsMural on the kitchen wall. All wall sconces throughout.
Year Built1871
Year Built DescriptionRenovated Since
Year Built SourcePublic Record
StatusContingent
Lead PaintUnknown
Condo AssociationYes
Association Fee IncludesHeat, Water, Sewer, Master Insurance, Security, Laundry Facilities, Elevator, Exterior Maintenance, Landscaping, Snow Removal, Refuse Removal
Year RoundYes
# of Units111
Zoning CodeRes
Taxes and Fees
HOA Fee784.58
Tax6539.99
Tax Year2017

Local Info

Local Restaurants

Local dining favorites around 160 Commonwealth Ave. #503, curated by Yelp.

Buttermilk & Bourbon

Categories: Southern, Tapas BarsCocktail Bars

Distance: 0 miles

Rating

70 reviews


Papa Razzi

Categories: Italian,

Distance: 0.03 miles

Rating

429 reviews


Saltie Girl

Categories: Seafood, Wine BarsCocktail Bars

Distance: 0.05 miles

Rating

223 reviews


Met Back Bay

Categories: American (New),

Distance: 0.05 miles

Rating

680 reviews


Joe's American Bar & Grill

Categories: American (Traditional), Bars

Distance: 0.08 miles

Rating

681 reviews


Lolita Cocina & Tequila Bar

Categories: Mexican, LoungesCocktail Bars

Distance: 0.08 miles

Rating

1292 reviews


Stephanie's On Newbury

Categories: American (New), American (Traditional)Breakfast & Brunch

Distance: 0.09 miles

Rating

1170 reviews


sweetgreen

Categories: Salad, Vegetarian

Distance: 0.09 miles

Rating

449 reviews


Thai Basil Restaurant

Categories: Thai, SeafoodNoodles

Distance: 0.1 miles

Rating

369 reviews


The Courtyard Restaurant

Categories: Breakfast & Brunch, Tea Rooms

Distance: 0.11 miles

Rating

82 reviews


Local Shopping

Local shopping favorites around 160 Commonwealth Ave. #503, curated by Yelp.

MANGANO

Categories: Women's Clothing, Shoe StoresAccessories

Distance: 0.03 miles

Rating

6 reviews


DTR Modern Galleries

Categories: Art Galleries,

Distance: 0.04 miles

Rating

5 reviews


Guild of Boston Artists

Categories: Art Galleries,

Distance: 0.05 miles

Rating

4 reviews


Bonobos

Categories: Men's Clothing, Formal WearPersonal Shopping

Distance: 0.05 miles

Rating

16 reviews


Bluemercury

Categories: Cosmetics & Beauty Supply, Day Spas

Distance: 0.05 miles

Rating

16 reviews


Michele Bernard

Categories: Florists, Party & Event Planning

Distance: 0.05 miles

Rating

8 reviews


The Copley Society of Art

Categories: Art Galleries,

Distance: 0.05 miles

Rating

2 reviews


Benefit Cosmetics Boutique & Brow Bar

Categories: Cosmetics & Beauty Supply, Makeup ArtistsEyebrow Services

Distance: 0.06 miles

Rating

104 reviews


Pinkyotto

Categories: Women's Clothing,

Distance: 0.06 miles

Rating

36 reviews


Castanet

Categories: Women's Clothing, Used, Vintage & Consignment

Distance: 0.06 miles

Rating

2 reviews


School Info

School Information

Great Schools

This compilation of local school websites is provided to assist you in your search to fulfill your child’s educational needs. This is not a complete list, nor should it be considered as a recommendation of any school.

Nearby Schools

Learning Project Elementary School

Type: Private

Level: K-6

District:


Commonwealth School

Type: Private

Level: 9-12

District:


Snowden Int'L High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

District: Boston School District


The Newman School

Type: Private

Level: 9-12

District:


Park Street School

Type: Private

Level: K-6

District:


Kingsley Montessori School

Type: Private

Level: PK-6

District:


Advent School

Type: Private

Level: PK-6

District:


Quincy Upper School

Type: Public

Level: 6-12

District: Boston School District


Boston Adult Academy

Type: Public

Level: 11-12

District: Boston School District


William Mckinley

Type: Public

Level: K-12

District: Boston School District


Josiah Quincy Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


Blackstone Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


Torit Language Center Montessori

Type: Private

Level: PK-4

District:


Carter School

Type: Public

Level: 7-12

District: Boston School District


Cathedral High School

Type: Private

Level: 7-12

District:


Cathedral Grammar School

Type: Private

Level: PK-6

District:


Boston Children's School

Type: Private

Level: PK-1

District:


Hurley K-8 School

Type: Public

Level: PK-8

District: Boston School District


EDCO Youth Alternative High School

Type: Public

Level: 10-12

District: Boston School District


Boston Children's School Annex

Type: Private

Level: PK-3

District:


Fenway High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

District: Boston School District


Boston Arts Academy

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

District: Boston School District


Edward M. Kennedy Academy For Health Careers (Hora

Type: Charter

Level: 9-12

District: Edward M. Kennedy Academy For Health Careers (Horace Mann Ch


Community Charter School of Cambridge

Type: Charter

Level: 6-12

District: Community Charter School Of Cambridge (District)


Perkins Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: K-5

District: Boston School District


Kennedy-Longfellow School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Cambridge School District


Putnam Avenue Upper School

Type: Public

Level: 6-8

District: Cambridge School District


Kids Are People Elementary School

Type: Private

Level: PK-6

District:


Fletcher/Maynard Academy

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Cambridge School District


Nativity Prep School

Type: Private

Level: 5-8

District:


St John School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


Eliot Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-8

District: Boston School District


King Open

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Cambridge School District


Cambridge Street Upper School

Type: Public

Level: 6-8

District: Cambridge School District


City On A Hill Charter Public School Dudley Square

Type: Charter

Level: 9-10

District:


The Henry Buckner School

Type: Private

Level: PK-1

District:


Orchard Gardens K-8 School

Type: Public

Level: PK-8

District: Boston School District


Cambridgeport

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Cambridge School District


Farr James F

Type: Private

Level: 7-12

District:


Prospect Hill Academy Charter School

Type: Charter

Level: K-12

District: Prospect Hill Academy Charter (District)


James F Farr Academy

Type: Private

Level: 8-12

District:


James Condon Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


Madison Park High

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

District: Boston School District


O'bryant School Math/Science

Type: Public

Level: 7-12

District: Boston School District


Boston Latin School

Type: Public

Level: 7-12

District: Boston School District


Boston University Academy

Type: Private

Level: 9-12

District:


James P Timilty Middle School

Type: Public

Level: 6-8

District: Boston School District


St. Augustine Elementary School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


New England Hebrew Academy

Type: Private

Level: PK-9

District:


St Peter Academy

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


The Amigos School

Type: Public

Level: PK-8

District: Cambridge School District


Tobin K-8 School

Type: Public

Level: PK-8

District: Boston School District


Winsor School

Type: Private

Level: 5-12

District:


Warren-Prescott K-8 School

Type: Public

Level: PK-8

District: Boston School District


Clarence R Edwards Middle School

Type: Public

Level: 6-8

District: Boston School District


Boston Day And Evening Academy Charter School

Type: Charter

Level: 9-12

District: Boston Day And Evening Academy Charter (District)


Ivy Street School

Type: Private

Level: 7-12

District:


Morse School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Cambridge School District


Dearborn Middle School

Type: Public

Level: 6-10

District: Boston School District


Our Lady Of Perpetual Help/Mission Grammar School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


Boston Middle School Academy

Type: Public

Level: 7-8

District: Boston School District


Up Academy Charter School Of Boston

Type: Charter

Level: 6-8

District: Up Academy Charter School Of Boston (District)


Mason Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


Paige Academy

Type: Private

Level: PK-6

District:


Castle School

Type: Private

Level: 9-12

District:


Harvard-Kent Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


Seaport Academy

Type: Private

Level: 7-12

District:


St. Patrick School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


Paige Academy at RCC

Type: Private

Level: N/a

District:


St. Mary School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


Charlestown High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

District: Boston School District


Dudley Street Neighborhood Charter School

Type: Charter

Level: PK-3

District:


Hale Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


Malik Academy/ Al Bustan Preschool

Type: Private

Level: PK-5

District:


City On A Hill Charter Public School

Type: Charter

Level: 9-12

District: City On A Hill Charter Public (District)


Martin Luther King, Jr. School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Cambridge School District


Excel High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

District: Boston School District


Albert F. Argenziano School At Lincoln Park

Type: Public

Level: PK-8

District: Somerville School District


Lawrence

Type: Public

Level: K-8

District: Brookline School District


St. Joseph School

Type: Private

Level: PK-6

District:


Gardner Academy For Learning And Technology

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

District: Gardner School District


Gate of Heaven Elementary School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


Eliot Educational Center

Type: Private

Level: K-2

District:


Eliot Educational Center

Type: Private

Level: PK-2

District:


Match Charter Public School

Type: Charter

Level: PK-12

District: Match Charter Public School (District)


Clap Innovation School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


Manville School

Type: Private

Level: 1-10

District:


Roxbury Preparatory Charter School

Type: Charter

Level: 5-8

District: Roxbury Preparatory Charter (District)


Adams Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


Little Flower Elementary School

Type: Private

Level: K-8

District:


Tynan Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


Higginson/Lewis K-8

Type: Public

Level: PK-8

District: Boston School District


East Boston Central Catholic School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


Cambridge Rindge and Latin School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

District: Cambridge School District


Boston Collegiate Charter School

Type: Charter

Level: 5-12

District: Boston Collegiate Charter (District)


E Somerville Community

Type: Public

Level: K-8

District: Somerville School District


St. Paul's Choir School

Type: Private

Level: 4-8

District:


Winthrop Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


Neha/Lubavitch School for Girls

Type: Private

Level: PK-12

District:


Russell Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


McKay K-8 School

Type: Public

Level: K-8

District: Boston School District


Hennigan Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: K-6

District: Boston School District


Elc - West Zone

Type: Public

Level: PK-1

District: Boston School District


KIPP Academy Boston Charter School

Type: Charter

Level: K, 5-7

District: KIPP Academy Boston Charter School (District)


Next Wave Junior High School

Type: Public

Level: 6-8

District: Somerville School District


Full Circle High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

District: Somerville School District


St. Margaret School

Type: Private

Level: 1-8

District:


St. Anthony Elementary School

Type: Private

Level: K-8

District:


Edward Devotion

Type: Public

Level: K-8

District: Brookline School District


St Mary Of The Assumption Elementary School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


Umana/Alighieri K-8

Type: Public

Level: K-8

District: Boston School District


Nativity Preparatory School

Type: Private

Level: 5-8

District:


Boston Latin Academy

Type: Public

Level: 7-12

District: Boston School District


Knight Childrens Center

Type: Private

Level: 2, 4-9

District:


Blessed Sacrament Elementary School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


Somerville High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

District: Somerville School District


Higginson

Type: Public

Level: PK-2

District:


Bay Cove Academy

Type: Private

Level: 8-12

District:


Little House Altern

Type: Private

Level: 7-9

District:


O'Donnell Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


Haynes Early Education Center

Type: Public

Level: PK-1

District: Boston School District


Ellis Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


John F Kennedy Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


Trotter Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-6

District: Boston School District


Pierce

Type: Public

Level: K-8

District: Brookline School District


St. Kevin Elementary School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


Language and Cognitive Develop

Type: Private

Level: 1-10

District:


Otis Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


South Boston Catholic Academy

Type: Private

Level: PK-6

District:


Perry K-8 School

Type: Public

Level: PK-8

District: Boston School District


Dr. Brumfield Johnson Christian Academy.

Type: Private

Level: PK-4

District:


Notre Dame Montessori School

Type: Private

Level: N/a

District:


Mendell Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


St Herman Of Alaska Christian School

Type: Private

Level: K-8

District:


Everett Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


St. Ann School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


East Boston High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

District: Boston School District


St Catherine Of Genoa School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


Maria L. Baldwin School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Cambridge School District


Winter Hill Community School

Type: Public

Level: PK-8

District: Somerville School District


King K-8

Type: Public

Level: PK-8

District: Boston School District


Hernandez K-8 School

Type: Public

Level: PK-8

District: Boston School District


Egleston Community High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

District: Boston School District


Patrick J Kennedy

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


McCormack Middle School

Type: Public

Level: 6-8

District: Boston School District


Dorchester Collegiate Academy Charter

Type: Charter

Level: 4-8

District: Dorchester Collegiate Academy Charter (District)


Pope John Paul Ii Catholic Academy Columbia Campus

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


Boston College High School

Type: Private

Level: 7-12

District:


Gardner Pilot Academy

Type: Public

Level: PK-8

District: Boston School District


Dever Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


Brookline High School

Type: Public

Level: PK, 9-12

District: Brookline School District


Lilla G. Frederick Middle School

Type: Public

Level: 6-8

District: Boston School District


Curley K-8 School

Type: Public

Level: PK-8

District: Boston School District


Cristo Rey Boston High School

Type: Private

Level: 9-12

District:


German International School Boston

Type: Private

Level: PK-12

District:


Meridian Academy

Type: Private

Level: 6-12

District:


St. Anthony Elementary School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


Jackson/Mann K-8 School

Type: Public

Level: PK-8

District: Boston School District


Horace Mann School For The Deaf

Type: Public

Level: PK-12

District: Boston School District


Maimonides School

Type: Private

Level: K-12

District:


Mother Caroline Academy & Education Center

Type: Private

Level: 5-8

District:


Michael Driscoll

Type: Public

Level: PK-8

District: Brookline School District


Neighborhood Schools

Type: Private

Level: PK-6

District:


Jeremiah E Burke High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

District: Boston School District


Graham and Parks School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Cambridge School District


St. Peter Elementary School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


Mather Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


William H Lincoln

Type: Public

Level: K-8

District: Brookline School District


Compass School

Type: Private

Level: 2-12

District:


Arthur D. Healey School

Type: Public

Level: PK-8

District: Somerville School District


John F. Kennedy Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-8

District: Somerville School District


Holland Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Boston School District


Buckingham Browne & Nichols School

Type: Private

Level: PK-12

District:


St Peter Elementary School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


Community Academy

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

District: Boston School District


Torah Academy

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


Baldwin Early Learning Center

Type: Public

Level: PK-1

District: Boston School District


Mount Saint Joseph Academy

Type: Private

Level: 9-12

District:


Kennedy Day

Type: Private

Level: N/a

District:


Shady Hill School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


Pope John Paul II Catholic Academy Lower Mills

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


Eugene Wright Science And Technology Academy

Type: Public

Level: 5-8

District: Chelsea School District


Joseph A. Browne School

Type: Public

Level: 5-8

District: Chelsea School District


Kennedy Day

Type: Private

Level: N/a

District:


Kennedy Hope Academy

Type: Private

Level: 7-12

District:


Boston Green Academy Horace Mann Charter School

Type: Charter

Level: 6, 9-12

District: Boston Green Academy Horace Mann Charter School (District)


Another Course To College

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

District: Boston School District


Brighton High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

District: Boston School District


Excel Academy Charter School

Type: Charter

Level: 5-8

District: Excel Academy Charter (District)


St. Mary Star of the Sea School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


Columbus Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: PK-5

District: Medford School District


John D Runkle

Type: Public

Level: PK-8

District: Brookline School District


Parkside Christian Academy

Type: Private

Level: PK-10

District:


Bridge Boston Charter School

Type: Charter

Level: PK-3

District: Bridge Boston Charter School (District)


Benjamin G. Brown School

Type: Public

Level: K-6

District: Somerville School District


The English High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

District: Boston School District


Cambridge Montessori School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


Sumner G. Whittier School

Type: Public

Level: K-8

District: Everett School District


St Rose School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


Cambridge Friends School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

District:


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