KBL at 129 Franklin Street, Cambridge, MA 02139 | HotPads
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KBL
129 Franklin Street
Cambridge, MA 02139

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AllStudio1 Bed2 Beds
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890 sqft
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1 bath
1,038 sqft
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1 bath
777 sqft
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1 bath
1,407 sqft
Description
For over 100 years The F.A. Kennedy Steam Bakery turned out such treats as the Lorna Doone, 5 O'Clock Tea, and of course the Fig Newton.Today, it is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and home to 142 unique apartment homes. The mill-style building, constructed in 1875, now houses a variety of sun-drenched living spaces including one and two bedroom apartments, three bedroom townhouse duplexes, and artist's lofts.The building's original architectural details include expansive ceiling heights, oversized windows,exposed brick walls, columns, and beams that have all been incorporated into these spacious, open apartments. Each renovated home offers quality finishes and interesting details while preserving the historic character of the former bakery.Located on theUniversity Park @ MIT campus, Kennedy Biscuit Lofts offers easy access to everything Cambridge has to offer. Restaurants, shops, and nightclubs are just a block away. Right on thecampus you will find a full-service grocery store, parking facilities, hotel, banks, and the award winning University Park Common. Public transportation runs right outside your door and MIT and Harvard are both within walking distance.
Amenities
Property amenities
  • 100% Smoke-Free Apartment Community
  • 24 Hour Courtesy Patrol
  • Bike Storage Room
  • Board Room and Dining Room Facility
  • Cardio & Fitness Center
  • Catering Kitchen
  • Concierge
  • Gate
  • Great University Park Location
  • High Speed Internet
  • Indoor Kids Space
  • Laundry
  • Multi-Media Room
  • On-Site Grocery Store
  • On-Site Maintenance
  • Parking Available
  • Private Landscaped Garden
  • Storage Space
  • TV Lounge
  • Transportation
  • Vintage
Unit amenities
  • Cable and Internet Ready
  • Ceramic Tile Floors in Kitchens and Baths
  • Dishwasher
  • Full-size refrigerator
  • High Ceilings Available
  • Historic Renovation
  • Huge Industrial Windows
  • Newly Renovated Kitchens
  • Original Exposed Brick and Wood Beams
  • Oversized and Unique Layouts
  • Self-Cleaning Oven
  • Spacious Walk-In Closets
  • Wall-to-Wall Carpeting
Terms
12 months, 13 months, 14 months, 15 months
Contact times
Monday: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Tuesday: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Wednesday: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Thursday: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Friday: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Nearby schools
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Students who live in this rental at KBL attend the following Cambridge Public Schools (Unified School District) public schools:
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5
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Fletcher/Maynard Academy
Public
Grades PK - 5
0.4 miles
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Cambridge Rindge and Latin School
Public
Grades 9 - 12
0.9 miles
NR
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Cambridge Street Upper School
Public
Grades 6 - 8
0.8 miles
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(1)
Apr 26, 2017
I toured 3 bed apartments and did not like them. There is not enough light and the kitchen too small for 3 beds.
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