Peter Hobart Drive in Hingham, Massachusetts

Welcome to Hingham, MA.. most specifically Peter Hobart Drive. A 20 minute drive to the beach but only two minutes from all of your day-to-day necessities makes this home truly special indeed. Read below on the things you will love about living on Peter Hobart Drive and in the Farm Hills neighborhood…

6 Peter Hobart, Hingham, MA

6 Peter Hobart, Hingham, MA

See below for all of the details on this gorgeous home and contact Denise Marshall at 617.875.7774 or denise.marshall@raveis.com. 

  • Vibrant, desirable neighborhood… Roughly a dozen kids in middle school or younger live on the street.
  • Very friendly neighborhood where neighbors look out for and care for their neighbors. The Farm Hills Neighborhood Association holds regular meetings about neighborhood happenings, an annual holiday party, Halloween parade, Easter Egg hunt and monthly ladies nights! Get as much or as little involved as you like.
Newly painted screen enclosed porch

Newly painted screen enclosed porch

  • Walk down the street to Hingham’s newest town playground, Kress Field, built with a combination of Community Preservation Committee Funding from the town and sweat equity from the neighbors.
Carrera marble bathroom w/ spa shower with transom windows, new Jacuzzi tub with TV/ cable connection, radiant floor heating

Carrera marble bathroom w/ spa shower with transom windows, new Jacuzzi tub with TV/ cable connection, radiant floor heating

  • Walk to Starbucks or Dunkin’ Donuts three minutes away (you choose!); MaryLou’s five minutes away and Whole Foods seven minutes away! You are in close proximity to over 100 stores between Derby Street and Queen Anne’s corner as well as some of the best restaurants on the south shore including Scarlet Oak Tavern (walk there and home after a few drinks!), Burtons, Legal C Bar, The Range, Not Your Average Joe’s, Strawberry Fair. The South Shore’s leading car dealers are minutes away (BMW, Audi, Porsche, Lexus
Brand new kitchen – cabinets, appliances, floor, molding, painting, in cabinet and above cabinet lighting, bar sink, bar refrigerator, built in wine rack

Brand new kitchen – cabinets, appliances, floor, molding, painting, in cabinet and above cabinet lighting, bar sink, bar refrigerator, built in wine rack

  • You are minutes from two exits on Route 3 and yet you have an incredibly private setting; the backyard sounds like a bird sanctuary and looks like a Maine pine forest. From the screen porch, the hot tub or the huge deck, it is a backyard paradise. Nearby Accord Pond is a stunning place to watch sunset or go fishing.  The gardens were personally designed by the homeowner working with a Hingham Garden Club member and feature blooming trees, perennials  and shrubs from April through November.  The Beacon Hill brick front patio is an elegant entryway to the home and a special place for gatherings around the firepit.
New skylights in family room

New skylights in family room

  • The 35-foot-long kitchen was just renovated and the custom trim and moldings make the house feel like a designer show house. The bar area makes this the home for a party that can (and has) easily hosted 30-50 people. The white marble bathroom in the master suite is better than most hotels or spas.  All you see from the bathroom (and shower) are soaring 100 foot tall pine trees and the lush green yard!
Beautiful plantings designed by Hingham Garden Club member with beautiful, established plantings in front and back; 14 zone irrigation system and lawn planted in 2010 when 60+ pine/oak trees were removed to make the yard and house light filled

Beautiful plantings designed by Hingham Garden Club member with beautiful, established plantings in front and back; 14 zone irrigation system and lawn planted in 2010 when 60+ pine/oak trees were removed to make the yard and house light filled

  • Minutes from several nature and conservation spots nearby including Wompatuck State Park, Jacob’s Pond in Norwell and Hingham Land Conservation Trust, which provide dozens of miles to to walk, hike and bike with no cars nearby.
  • Minutes from South Elementary School. and the brand new state of the art $50 million Hingham Middle School and Notre Dame Academy. South Elementary school is a caring, nurturing community with excellent academic rigor and wonderful families and teachers
New custom built ins for sitting room, family room, master bedroom, child’s bedroom and basement

New custom built ins for sitting room, family room, master bedroom, child’s bedroom and basement

  • The massive 2700 square-foot basement provides ample room for storage, for a workshop, for an exercise room, and for kids to hang out and play ping-pong, air hockey, pop-a-shot, ripstik as well as a secret room under the stairs. The finished playroom also serves as a home theatre with six built in speakers and custom bookshelves and cabinets. The wet bar and gas fireplace makes it a great hangout for everyone.
  • Above the brand new construction huge 3-car garage (storage abounds and room for the largest SUVs), there is a brand new space with over 1000 square-feet of finished space (surrounded by windows, it feels like a giant treehouse).  It is perfect for a bedroom suite/in law apartment/au pair quarters/or for a millennial moving back home (as is the custom!)
Newly stained wood floors throughout (2017)

Newly stained wood floors throughout (2017)

  • The house has gone undergone a complete renovation and expansion since 2010, with new construction throughout done to the highest standards.  The well known South Shore builder has personally renovated, expanded and done new construction — no short term work crews are ever used. This builder does work for the highest end clients on Jerusalem Road and Little Harbor in Cohasset, on Main Street and World’s End area in Hingham, in  Milton, Needham, Beacon Hill, Falmouth and other locations.  No short cuts or expenses were spared.
  • There are new systems (gas heat was added in 6 zones to replace the oil system, central  a/c was added with 2 air handlers, new plumbing and electrical), new custom doors and windows, custom moldings everywhere, custom built in cabinets, new or newly refinished hardwood floors throughout from Brazilian Koa to Oak to Bamboo. The house was originally custom built in 1972 for an exacting homeowner, and done to the most exacting standards — a steel frame, huge windows, cast iron baseboard radiators.  Few if any new homes built today are built to these standards. Bring in your contractor. They will agree!
  • If you are a sports parent, you will be within a two minute drive to both Pilgrim Arena (hockey), the South Shore SportsCenter (soccer, basketball, indoor baseball), as well as several gymnastics places. No more 20 minute drives across town!

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  • There is a downstairs kitchen and bar in the basement along with gas fireplace and custom built in sound system. The house is wired for Sonos (the premier sound system today in homes) and has custom speakers built into every room as well as the back deck.
  • The furnace was re plumbed for gas instead of oil and the brand-new high-tech burner and system were installed in 2010; the house features cast-iron baseboard radiators throughout the house as well as radiant floor heat in the master bathroom. The house keeps very good heat
  • The new Mud room and pantry feature custom built-ins and will reduce the clutter and messiness associated with today’s busy lifestyles.

Updates to 6 Peter Hobart Drive

  • Brand new kitchen – cabinets, appliances, floor, molding, painting, in cabinet and above cabinet lighting, bar sink, bar refrigerator, built in wine rack
  • Two new bathrooms on first floor – marble/travertine with Jacuzzi tub and other natural tile and stone
  • New master bedroom suite with brand new stone fireplace (2017), beautiful built in closets with shoe drawer, imported Brazilian Koa wood floors.
  • Master bath has Carrera marble floors and spa shower with transom windows, new Jacuzzi tub with TV/ cable connection, radiant floor heating
  • Brand new mudroom with floor to ceiling custom built in cubbies, bench, a new floor-to- ceiling butler’s pantry with a wall of shoes! (2017)
  • New construction (2010) – New 3-car garage with space above for au pair / in law apartment / office space with separate entrance with Bamboo floors, bathroom, bedroom, cherry built in desk
  • Beautiful plantings designed by Hingham Garden Club member with beautiful, established plantings in front and back; 14 zone irrigation system and lawn planted in 2010 when 60+ pine/oak trees were removed to make the yard and house light filled
  • Newly painted screen porch and back deck (2017)
  • Newly painted kitchen and family room (2017)
  • New skylights in family room and first floor bathroom
  • New fence and brick paths in front of house
  • New alarm system with door alarms and motion sensors
  • Custom made interior doors in all areas of house
  • Custom French doors with transom windows throughout, including sitting room, living room, mudroom, in-law suite
  • New sitting room custom built ins
  • New custom built ins for sitting room, family room, master bedroom, child’s bedroom and basement
  • Finished basement with beautiful built ins, Bamboo floors, gas fireplace, wet bar, kitchenette
  • Newly stained wood floors throughout (2017)

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