Back Bay Real Estate

    Nestled along the Charles River on the west, Back Bay is one of the most desirable Boston neighborhoods. The Back Bay is known to be one of the most well preserved examples of 19th Century urban design. Known for its rows of Victorian brownstones the Back Bay is home to some of the most noted architecture in the city, such as the Boston Public Library. The Back Bay is also home to popular high end shopping destinations such as Newbury Street, as well as some of Boston’s tallest buildings such as the John Hancock, and the Prudential Center.

    Some of the Back Bay’s most famous attractions include Newbury Street, The Prudential Center, The Boston Public Garden, Copley Square, John Hancock Tower, The Swan Boats, Boston Duck Tours & Boston Common.

    The Back Bay is also known for its great restaurants and café’s such as; Sonsie, Charlie’s, Lolita, Sorellina, Ciao Bella, & Abe & Louie’s.

    High end shopping in the Boston area resides in the Back Bay where you can find famous names such as; Burberry, Chanel, Hermes, Gucci, & Marc Jacobs.

    The Back Bay area of Boston operates out of the Boston Public School System. The Back Bay offers a variety of public &
    private schools such as:
    Quincy Upper School (K-12)
    Learning Project Private Elementary School (K-6)
    Kingsley Montesorri School (2-12)
    Snowden International School
    Newman Private School
    Commonwealth School (9-12)
    Fenway High School (9-12)
    Boston-Latin School (7-12)

    The Back Bay area is within walking distance to local neighboring Boston Colleges & Universities such as:
    Emerson College
    Bay State College
    Fisher College
    Boston Architectural Center
    Berklee College of Music

    Within a short subway ride:
    Boston College
    Boston University
    Northeastern University, & many others

    For Families of the Back Bay area, there are also a number of different daycares in the area.
    Families First Daycare
    Associated Early Care & Education
    Commonwealth Children’s Center

    The Back Bay is also a short distance from the cities best hospitals:
    Mass General Hospital
    Tufts Medical Center
    Children’s Hospital Boston
    Boston Medical Center
    Brigham & Women’s
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

    Other Helpful Information:

    The Back Bay is accessible by the MBTA commuter rail and subway lines such as:
    Subway Stops on the MBTA Green Line: Arlington, Berkeley Street, Copley Square, Hynes Convention Center.
    Subway Stops on the MBTA Orange Line: Back Bay
    Commuter Rail stops at the MBTA Back Bay train station.

    Local Grocery Stores Include:
    Shaw’s Supermarket
    Star Market
    Cherry Mart

    Area Parks & Playgrounds:
    Boston Common
    Frog Pond
    Boston Public Garden
    Clarendon Street Playground
    Back Bay Fens

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