On the market for the first time in 65 years, this elegant home overlooking Crystal Lake comes with a distinctive family history and has been a tranquil family oasis for generations. Nestled on over 1/2 acre of level land just across from the beach & bathhouse, the site is one of Newton's most coveted locations, and presents a rare opportunity. This is one of a handful of homes with over 25,000SF of land & open water views of Crystal Lake. With 4121sf of living space consisting of 15 RMs, 7 BRs and 3 baths, plus 1739sf of unfinished basement, this home offers a chance to renovate to taste and grow into the home over time. With 26,780sf of land, there is room to expand up to 8800sf or add a large carriage house for an in-law or work-from-home space. Boat & swim, then walk for ice cream. Even ice skate, but grab your thermos of coffee. This is a golden opportunity to live alongside a beautiful & beloved Newton landmark, rich with natural splendor.