Designed and built in 1913 by the prolific Boston Architect, A.J. Carpenter. This single-family home in the Carruth neighborhood of Dorchester is for sale for the first time in over 25 years, offering a piece of history for someone who appreciates the character of older homes. Set back on an ample front lawn lined with roses and hydrangea, the expansive front porch welcomes visitors to the impressive entrance. The eye-catching grand foyer, typical of Colonial Revivals of this period, enchants with built-in seating, a formal staircase and archway with beaded spindles. The interior features other charms like original woodwork and flooring (with a unique weaved inlay pattern in the corners on the first floor), a decorative mantle, stained glass windows + a butlers pantry. Plenty of room in this home with three additional bedrooms on the third floor and finished space in the basement. Being sold AS IS. Steps to Ashmont T, close to Lower Mills, Adams Village, restaurants + more.