Five Apartments for Rent with Retro Charm
Apartment hunting in Boston is overwhelming for a whole slew of reasons—heavy competition, pricing, and spiraling out of control on Craigslist are just a few of them. So, for your convenience, we’re highlighting a few Zumper listings with one unique characteristic. This time it’s retro charm: an especially alluring attribute in many of Boston’s time-honored buildings.
Below, peruse five apartments for rent in Boston with retro charm.
1. Broadway and Adams Street, Somerville
Rent: $2,200 per month
This condo is on the first floor of a brownstone in Somerville’s Winter Hill. It offers high ceilings, vintage ornaments, impresive tile work, and stained glass windows.
2. 27 Montrose Street, Somerville
Rent: $2,800 per month
Also located near Winter Hill, this apartment has dated decor that’s just old enough to be trendy again. Its well-maintained vintage charm includes wood paneling, green linoleum, and more.
3. Beacon Street and Warwick Road, Brookline
Rent: $2,695 per month
This charming apartment can be found within a three-story brick building. It has an impressive mantel and a pink retro bathroom.
4. 327 Commonwealth Avenue #2, Back Bay
Rent: $3,600 per month
This place has a marble fireplace, stained glass, and a bold mix of colors. Plus, the updated kitchen has retro-style fittings.
5. 67 St Germain Street #3, the Fenway
Rent: $2,215 per month
Situated on a quiet one-way street filled with historic townhouses, this apartment offers a bit of vintage charm. Exposed brick, a fireplace, and a retro light fixture in the living room are a few highlights.