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Roundup: 6 MUST-SEE Residential Pools in Boston

Roundup: 6 MUST-SEE Residential Pools in Boston

It finally feels like summer around Boston, and city residents have been on the search for places to cool off throughout the city.

While public pools and beaches can certainly get the job done, there's nothing quite like going for a swim in your private pool.

We've rounded up a number of homes with residential pools that are currently on the market, so take a dip or be left on the Beach Bus!

The Pierce Boston

Pierce Boston is the latest and greatest residential tower to hit the Fenway neighborhood. With elegant contemporary design, The Pierce's 30 stories foster an atmosphere of premier luxury living.

Its interior design was directly inspired by Isabella Steward Gardner, whose lifelong work was to bring beautiful works of art to Boston.

The Pierce Boston offers exclusive and luxurious amenities that will make residents feel at home at all times. These include a private dining room with a fireplace and shimmering glass floor, a sky deck with a kitchen and gas fireplace, a secluded library, a fully equipped fitness center with yoga studio, and sky top pool with expansive deck and hot tub.

Swim in a premier luxury setting at this 30th floor sky top lounge. After a hot summer day, The Pierce's lounge area offers the perfect oasis to drift peacefully on a floating lounge chair or sink into the spa tub.

Enjoy unobstructed views of the thriving Fenway neighborhood from 340 feet above. In the evenings, subtle lighting makes the pool shimmer like a lagoon, beckoning residents to dive right in.

On the Market:

188 Brookline Ave #21F

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Price: $1,035,000

Bedrooms: 1

Bathrooms: 1

Approximate Living Area: 658 Square-Feet

Enjoy expansive views and a luxurious lifestyle from this high-floor, south-facing one-bedroom home at The Pierce. This brand-new condo features floor-to-ceiling windows, a built-in wall of closets, as well as Sub Zero and Wolf appliances. The building features 20,000 SF of upscale amenities including: the Levity Lounge, Sky Deck with kitchen and gas fireplace, secluded library, Sky Top Pool with expansive deck and hot tub, Fitness Center, Dog Spa, Game Room, 24/7 Concierge, and Pierce Platinum curated services and events.

Located in the heart of The Fenway, one of Boston’s hottest neighborhoods, The Pierce sits in a prime location surrounded by restaurants, coffee shops, a movie theater and some of the city’s best nightlife. The Pierce is also adjacent to the Green Line T and a few blocks from Longwood Medical Center.

See more at www.Pierce21F.com.

Millennium Tower

Standing at a whopping 685 feet, Millennium Tower is the tallest residential building in the city. The residential tower has brought a new level of luxury to Boston, offering unparalleled amenities and breathtaking, panoramic views of the city and beyond.

Millennium Tower's 442 world-class residences include a variety of one-, two- and three-bedrooms. Each luxury home is offered in one of three categories: city residences, grand residences and penthouses; ranging from 759 to 12,847 square-feet.

Reaching across 23,000 square-feet of space and two floors, The Club at Millennium Tower includes a range of first-class amenities including a screening room, parlor, library, pool, spa, and function room.

The pool room's twenty foot high ceiling is hand finished in a blue metallic that reflects the ripple motion of the water below. Columns in black stone with white marble stripes are a nod to 1920s Deco style. The pool is surrounded on three sides by glass and exceptional views of the city.

On the Market:

1 Franklin St #3508

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Price: $2.849,000

Bedrooms: 2

Bathrooms: 2

Approximate Living Area: 1,637 Square-Feet

This desirable style corner unit delivers an exceptional Grand Residence from the 35th floor. The stunning floor plan features a corner living room with 10 foot ceilings and floor to ceiling windows showcasing beautiful harbor and city skyline views.

The open concept white Poggenpohl kitchen offers gleaming marble counters and backsplash. Separate bedrooms both have en-suite stone appointed bathrooms. Exclusive Millennium Tower amenities include a two-story club, FLX fitness studio, indoor lap pool and spa, private cinema, library room, billiards room and children's play room.

See more at BostonRealEstate.com.

45 Province

Located in the heart of Boston, 45 Province offers premier luxury living at the foot of Beacon Hill and Midtown.

This 32 story high-rise tower boasts 150 luxury condominiums designed by award-winning architectural firm Bruner/Cott & Associates, the same firm that designed both Channel Center and Greenway Place.

Residences, comprising one-, two- and three-bedrooms, are outfitted in modern stylings. Luxury features and finishes include 9 foot ceilings, floor to ceiling window walls of glass, and bamboo hardwood floors. Their stylish kitchens offer custom European style kitchen cabinets, gleaming quartz/granite countertops, and Sub-Zero and Bosch appliances.

Enjoy some of the most spectacular panoramic views of Boston from the 33rd floor roof deck, comprising an Exhale Rooftop meditation terrace and offering Core Fusion and Yoga classes. The club level offers a resident dining room for private dinner parties, an elegant and comfortable resident library, and a large screen stadium theater room.

The year-round heated pool occupies the condo tower's 11th floor, with lounge seating and glass walls.

45 Province is moments from Government Center, The Financial District, Boston Common, the State House, North End, Beacon Hill and Waterfront - true city living at its finest.

On the Market:

45 Province St #2005

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Price: $2,599,000

Bedrooms: 3

Bathrooms: 2.5

Approximate Living Area: 1,998 Square-Feet

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Discover boutique luxury living in this rare triple exposure, corner three-bedroom at 45 Province. Watch the sun rise from the living room and set from the master bedroom as the unique floor plan allows for views of the Boston Harbor, Zakim Bridge, Boston Common and Charles River.

Enter into a gracious foyer with tray ceiling detail, turn the corner that leads to the open concept, generously-sized living space with peak-a-boo views to the Boston Harbor. The kitchen is outfitted with top-of-the-line appliances, extra built-in storage and wine fridge.

The second bedroom features an en-suite bath and walk-in custom closet as well as a private balcony. The spacious private master bedroom suite offers abundant custom closet space, and a master bath with double sinks and glass shower.

Deeded storage and 1 valet parking space are included in this home.

See more at www.BostonRealEstate.com.

One Canal

One Canal delivers luxurious apartments with world class amenities in Boston's famous North End neighborhood.

Every apartment home offers oversized windows with hardwood flooring throughout and high ceilings. Stylish kitchens feature quartz countertops, GE stainless steel appliances, and a sleek backsplash.

Modern bathrooms are outfitted with designer finishes plus laundry in unit.

Relax on a private terrace or enjoy the rooftop social lounge with  heated swimming pool, cabanas and a movie theater. The exceptional 35.5 x 15.5' swimming pool is the perfect summer hang out spot, deliver panoramic city views in a comfortable setting.

Work out in the sprawling fitness center with yoga and spin studio - or let your inner-chef embrace the grills in the courtyard. This pet-friendly community has your paws covered with a self-service pet spa and outdoor dog run.

One Canal is moments from the Financial District, Boston Common and MGH.

On the Market:

1 Canal St #1037

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Price: $4,885/mo

Bedrooms: 2

Bathrooms: 2

Approximate Living Area: 1,000 Square-Feet

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This luxury corner unit delivers floor to ceiling windows and hardwood flooring throughout.

One Canal's stylish kitchens feature quartz countertops, GE stainless steel appliances, and a sleek glass backsplash. The modern master bathroom includes a glass walk-in shower. Enjoy luxury apartment living in Boston's North End at One Canal.

The Kensington

The Kensington brings smart apartment living to a premier location along Boston's bustling Washington street. Each detail throughout its 381 green apartments reflect a contemporary sense of style.

Its impressive array of amenities include a sun deck and pool, fitness center, and pet spa.

Club Kensington on the 6th floor offers a business center with iMac computers and complimentary coffee. Whether you push yourself hard or take it easy, their 3,350 square-foot fitness center is fully equipped with strength training, weights and cardio equipment. The expansive lounge, kitchen and billiards room is your go-to site to entertain.

Make a splash in the outdoor pool on Club Kensington's Sky Deck or fire up one of the grills and catch the game on their outdoor TV while cozying up to the fireplace. The expansive patio is large enough to party under the stars or stretch out in the sun.

The LEED Gold-Certified Kensington building has received the highest score for 4 straight years in the ORA power rankings.

Keep up to date as apartments at The Kensington go on the market by subscribing to a property alert at BostonRealEstate.com

The Eddy

The Eddy in East Boston offers stylish waterfront living with uninterrupted views of the Boston Harbor and city skyline. This 258-unit, two-building complex is designed to perform 28% better than a typical residential building, with power produced on site via a 75 kW natural-gas co-generation plant.

The Eddy comprises a mix of studio, one- and two-bedroom apartments. The stylish units are well-designed, with Nest thermostats, high-efficiency LED lighting and Energy Star-rated appliances.

Amenities include a lounge with chef's kitchen, music room, private conference rooms, an outdoor terrace with a pool and sun deck, grilling stations, a rooftop deck with seating, and modern fitness facilities with Boston Harbor and skyline views.

The gorgeous pool deck is the perfect warm weather hang out spot, delivering picturesque skyline and harbor views as well as a fire pit and grilling stations.

Keep up to date as apartments at The Eddy go on the market by subscribing to a property alert at BostonRealEstate.com

Bonus: Echelon Seaport (Coming Soon)

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Echelon Seaport is one of the most exciting and highly-anticipated developments coming soon to the vibrant Seaport District of Boston. The project, now under construction, seeks to construct three mixed-use towers. Two of Echelon's towers will be comprised of approximately 400 luxury condominium residences and one tower will harbor over 300 luxury apartments. In total, the three buildings will include 733 residences and 125,000 square-feet of retail; totaling 1.3 million square-feet.

The retail and restaurant space will be located at ground-level, surrounded by a new pedestrian mall and courtyard. The outdoor spaces and pedestrian walkways will make use of the surrounding Seaport environment. Parking for 560 vehicles will be provided in an underground parking garage. Echelon will include outstanding amenities including two outdoor pools, an indoor pool, residential courtyards and private terraces.

(1) The captivating Waterfall Terrace Pool delivers a sprawling outdoor living room with manicured gardens, al fresco dining areas, and poolside sun terraces with cabanas.

(2) The Grand Pool is boldly inviting that create a design-centric sanctuary in The Seaport.

(3) In addition to the two outdoor pools, Echelon Seaport offers an indoor pool and an 8,500 square-feet Wellness Center that incorporates fitness as well as a tranquility spa with indoor and outdoor treatment areas.

While Echelon Seaport is currently under construction, you may schedule a private showing, subscribe to property alerts and see available floor plans at BostonRealEstate.com

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