Lovely square feet residence privately located on a cul-de-sac in the heart of coveted west Cambridge. Surrounded by expansive, spectacular gardens featured in the Smithsonian Archives of American gardens, including 2 large patios, stone walls, and a working fountain. Highlights include 5 bedrooms, a family room, a library, a study, 3 full and 2 half bathrooms. A partially finished lower level that is ideal for office space. Fine architectural details featured throughout the property include a contemporary stained glass window on a gracefully curved stairway leading to the 2nd floor, french doors opening to the gardens, 3 fireplaces, custom built-ins, oak floors, and original crown moldings. An alarm system, an irrigation system, and a garage plus additional off-street parking add to the amenities. Convenient to Harvard square feet, Huron village, and 3 blocks from brattle street.