Built in 1890 by celebrated architect Ralph Adams Cram, 157 Winthrop Road welcomes you with a stately copper beech tree, a stone wall, and lovely gardens. Rich with period details, this exceptional home in the heart of Washington Square offers five bedrooms. While maintaining the original craftsmanship throughout, it has been thoughtfully renovated to provide a gracious layout that combines large scale entertaining with family comfort. The grand foyer is highlighted by honeycomb leaded glass windows framing views of the gardens, and the grand formal dining room and living room both offer beautiful fireplaces and original pocket doors. A well-appointed kitchen with granite countertops, large center island and radiant heated floors, is complemented by a wall of windows. Additionally, on this floor, there is a half bath and laundry. A grand staircase takes you up to the second floor landing with a lovely seating area and three bedrooms, including a master bedroom option with a fireplace and full bath; there is a family bath on this floor as well. The third floor offers two bedrooms, including a spacious master bedroom suite with fireplace and panoramic views of the Boston skyline. The fourth floor provides added space for a play area or yoga/art studio. Additionally, there are four parking spaces, including a garage. Convenient access to the Green Line, schools, parks, shops, and restaurants completes this unique offering - a true urban oasis.