MLS® ID: 72472045
Hingham, Massachusetts, 02043 $1,200,000
Hingham's much revered landmark, the General Benjamin Lincoln house, sits majestically on a tiered half acre within steps of Downtown Hingham, it's historic Museum and the harbor. A National Historic Landmark, and the residence of Continental Army Major General Benjamin Lincoln (1733-1810) portions of which date from 1637 and 1715, it has numerous staircases, fireplaces, period bedrooms, and boasts rare historic architectural features. Current amenities include town sewer, 200 amp electrical service, 3 zone natural gas heat with a high efficiency gas furnace and a central alarm system. This lovingly maintained home has been in the Thomas Lincoln Family from 1637 until now. This much sought after location is just steps to restaurants, movies, coffee house, shops and within minutes of the Country Club, commuter rail and the Commuter Ferry at the Shipyard.