In coveted Newton neighborhood on a tranquil side street, this beautifully updated home is about half a mile to the shops/restaurants of Newtonville and the commuter rail, and under a mile to the Newton public schools. This home includes a 2 car attached garage, a renovated kitchen, a 2018 boiler and updated bathrooms. The foyer leads to a spacious living room with a fireplace and opens to a sun-filled den. Across the foyer is a great dining room with a door to a cozy covered porch, perfect for morning coffee. Open to the dining room is the large 2014-renovated kitchen offering stainless appliances, granite counters and a peninsula with a breakfast bar. Off the kitchen is a mudroom with doors to the basement and a powder room. On the 2nd level is the primary suite with a nice bedroom, walk-in closet & updated en suite bath, plus 2 more large bedrooms with walk-in closets & another updated full bath. Presently unfinished, the basement has laundry and walks out to the driveway/garage.