70 W Boston Boulevard Detroit, MI
$ 3,260,000
Property Attributes
  • ML#2200036603
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyWAYNE
  • CityDetroit
  • AreaDet - Livernois-I75 6-Gd River
  • Zip48202
  • StyleColonial,Historic
  • Year Built1914
  • Taxes6785
  • Price$ 3,260,000
  • Bedrooms14
  • Full Bathrooms6
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage15379
  • Lot Size3.75 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
KW Showcase Realty
Property Description

Exquisite Estate located in highly sought after Boston-Edison Historic District! Listed in the National Register, the Kresge Mansion has been extensively restored to its original glory! Situated in a gorgeous park like setting, this magnificent Italian Renaissance Revival offers approx 15,000 SF, 14 Bedrooms, 6 full & 2 half Baths and 10 fireplaces. Elegant appointments, luxurious finishes and original fixtures beckon you to a bygone era! The open plan includes a Grand Foyer, formal Living & Dining Rooms, Butler's Pantry, Breakfast Room, beautiful updated Kitchen, Music Room, Library, Game Room and Solarium. The Master Suite and In-Law Suite include a Kitchenette. 2nd Floor Laundry Rm, Basement with Laundry & Safe. Meticulously maintained (3.75 Acre) gated grounds feature a circular drive, fountain, custom walk-ways, pavilion, arbor, lighted tennis court, 5 ponds, 2 Carriages Houses each with a 2 Bedroom-1 Bath apartment above with basements, and car lifts for the auto enthusiast.

Price History
5/28/2020 Listed $3,260,000

General Features

Association Fee Frequency Optional
Basement Type Unfinished
Construction Materials Brick, Stucco/EIFS, Wood
Cooling Attic Fan, Ceiling Fan(s), Window Unit(s)
Cumulative Days on Market 276
Down Payment Resource Yes
Heating Baseboard, Forced Air, Steam
Homestead Yes
Listing Agent Public Id 238297
Originating MLS Realcomp II Ltd
Ownership Status Private Owned, Short Sale - No
Parcel Number W02I001525S
Possession Negotiable
Property Type Residential
School District Detroit
Sewer Sewer-Sanitary
Short Sale No
Status Active
Terms Offered Cash, Conventional
Total Sq Ft 15379
Transaction Type Sale
Warranty No
Year Built 1914

Interior Features

Basement Y/N Yes
Fireplace Yes
Fireplace Fuel Gas
Fireplace Locations Dining Room, Great Room, Living Room
Full Baths 6
Half Baths 2
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Interior Features Cable Available, High Spd Internet Avail, Programmable Thermostat, Security Alarm (owned), Sound System, Wet Bar
Kitchen Appliances Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Microwave, Free-Standing Gas Oven, Free-Standing Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Washer
Total Baths 6.20

Exterior Features

Architecture Level 3 Story
Architecture Style Colonial, Historic
Construction Features Platted Sub.
Exterior Features Fenced, Outside Lighting, Satellite Dish, Spa/Hot-tub, Tennis Court, Whole House Generator
Foundation Basement
Foundation Materials Brick
Frontage Feet 520
Garage Capacity 6 or More
Garage Features Basement Access, Detached, Door Opener, Electricity, Lift
Garage Y/N Yes
Lot Description Sprinkler(s)
Lot Size Area 3.75
Lot Size Dimensions 520X314X520X314
Porch Balcony, Breezeway, Patio, Porch
Roof Material Rubber, Slate
Water Source Municipal Water


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

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Property vs Zip Code Average in 48202

AVG $260K
AVG $1,997
AVG 28
Year Built
AVG 1913
AVG 69
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