Pondside Grandeur! Former Curtis Mansion re-crafted for contemporary life! Historic 1860s Italianate w/grand entry hall & stair was gutted & meticulously restored for modern living w/vintage flourishes thruout. Grand entry & staircase reveals a wide open living area w/a natural dining alcove in the window bay. Entertaining is a breeze in the open chef's kitchen w/granite breakfast bar, raised panel cherry cabinetry, granite topped work surfaces & premium stainless steel appliances. Warm wood floors, delightful designer bath w/laundry, and central air. Building amenities include an intimate common patio with grill, garden area & private parking, fully sprinklered building meeting todays fire code.Pets welcome. All set just a walk to sailing & strolling Jamaica Pond, the eclectic dining, shopping & nightlife along Centre Street and minutes to the medical area and downtown by bike, public transportation or car. Boston living at it's very best in one of it's most vibrant neighborhoods!