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82 Munroe St Somerville – The Grandview

Condos at The Grandview - 82 Munroe St Somerville MA

Condos at The Grandview - 82 Munroe St Somerville MA

82 Munroe St Somerville – The Grandview is a historic building, now condos, on Prospect Hill in Somerville, Mass above Union Square. Prospect Hill Park, with its iconic tower, is next door.

History of The Grandview

The Grandview was built as a residential “hotel”, as these deluxe apartment buildings were called at the time.  The architect of the Colonial Revival-style building was Mark Leighton.

The original owner of the building was Somerville alderman Elbridge G. Park, co-founder of the Boston restaurant Durgin Park “established before you were born”.  The original layout consisted of six seven-room apartments.

The Grandview was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1989.

Condos at The Grandview – 82 Munroe St, Somerville MA

The Grandview was renovated and converted to condos in 2001.  There are 16 condominiums in this four-story building.  As you would imagine, many of the units have beautiful views of the Boston skyline.

Features of condos at 82 Munroe Street, Somerville MA:

  • One, two and three-bedroom condos
  • Elevator building
  • Beautiful original woodwork in the hall
  • Hardwood floors
  • Renovated kitchen and baths
  • Heat and hot water included in the condo fee
  • Some units have parking
  • Common patio with grill area
  • Pet friendly

82 Munroe Street Somerville Mass – Condo Sales

The most recent sale at the Grandview was a two-bedroom, one-bath condo on the second floor that sold for $315,000 in 2008.


The Grandview is located at 82 Munroe St., Somerville MA 02143.


If condos are available at The Grandview they’ll appear below. Click on the small photo for more information and additional photographs.

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  1. Lauretta Esters

    Do you know of any owners who may be vacationing and would be interested in renting for 3 nights (8/3-8/6)? I am a 69y.o.retired MA teacher/counselor who is visiting adult children in the area, but needs own space.Thank you for a response or perhaps info about where to make further inquiries.

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