18 Chestnut St., Salem, Massachusetts

$899,9007 Beds3 BathsActive

18 Chestnut St., Salem, Massachusetts 01970
- MLS® ID: 72184028

Property Details

18 Chestnut St., Salem, Massachusetts 01970 - Rare opportunity to own this magnificent piece of history. This Federal style home is located in Salem's McIntire Historic District. The Bott-Fabens home was built before Chestnut St. was laid out and is said to be the oldest house on the street. Chestnut Street is reputed to be "The most beautiful street in America." Around 1846 Nathaniel Hawthorne lived there with his family while working at the Salem Custom House shortly before he wrote "The Scarlet Letter". The property has retained its original architectural character and features 8 fireplaces, original wood floors, high ceilings and three levels of living space. This diamond in the rough has potential to be brought back to its original splendor. Courtyard space with additional 1 car parking. Home is registered in the National Register of Historic Places. See listing MLS 72178765 for more details


  • Zip01970
  • CountyEssex
  • SQFT4258
  • Bedrooms7
  • Full baths3
  • StatusActive
  • Purchase TypeActive
  • Property typeMulti-Family
  • Year built1800
  • Lot size2858.00
  • Parking1
  • Tax amount$12,304.00
  • Tax year2017
  • MLS® ID72184028

Listing Courtesy of Paula Pickett~Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Marblehead

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