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Five Fields
Five Fields Playground

Five Fields Playground

Matter Design’s architectural play equipment encourages kids to crawl, jump and fly Dan Howarth | Published 22 hours ago 1 comment Intersecting wood-clad volumes create a playground for children in a Massachusetts suburb to scurry through, clamber over and zip-wire from. The Five Fields Play Structure was designed by Brandon Clifford of Matter Design and...
2 Barberry Road and Modernmass on Chronicle

2 Barberry Road and Modernmass on Chronicle

We were happy to be approached by the long-running local television program, Chronicle for their latest “History For Sale” episode, featuring 2 Barberry Road. Watch it here. We ar the second part of the segment, at 2:54.
Sold: Five Fields Gem!

Sold: Five Fields Gem!

Five Fields Gem

Five Fields Gem

SOLD: 464 Concord Ave. Five Fields, Lexington. Offered at $899,000. Photos by Lara Kimmerer unless otherwise noted. Click any photo to enlarge and view as a slide show.  Great opportunity to own in the highly sought-after Five Fields neighborhood for under $1 million. Sited back from the road on a private wooded backyard abutting conservation, the...
New Five Fields Lexington Listing!

New Five Fields Lexington Listing!

Grand 2002-Built Five Fields Home

Grand 2002-Built Five Fields Home

2 Barberry Road, Five Fields, Lexington. Offered at $1,895,000. Photos by Lara Kimmerer unless otherwise noted. Click any photo to enlarge and view as a slide show. Open houses Saturday, September 17 1:00-3:00 and Sunday, September 18, 12:30-2:30. Contact us with questions or to request a showing.  A rare opportunity to own this 2002-built* grand and...
Sold: Five Fields TAC-Designed Home!

Sold: Five Fields TAC-Designed Home!

Pending sale. 32 Barberry Road, offered at $1,275,000. Showings begin March 11. Open houses Saturday and Sunday 1:00-3:00. Contact us with any questions or to request a private showing. Please see full post with data below or click here.  Interior photos by Lara Kimmerer. Exterior by John Tse. Click any to enlarge and view as a...
Sold: Five Fields TAC-Designed Home

Sold: Five Fields TAC-Designed Home

32 Barberry Road, offered at $1,275,000. Sold: $1,200,000.  Interior photos by Lara Kimmerer. Exterior by John Tse. Click any to enlarge and view as a slide show. This extremely well-maintained Modernist classic luxuriates in a professionally landscaped half-acre lush lot in the highly sought-after, historically significant Five Fields, a pioneering neighborhood designed and developed by...
A Brief 2015 Video Tour of Lexington and Lincoln Modernism

A Brief 2015 Video Tour of Lexington and Lincoln Modernism

Here is our primer on the Modernist history of the region.
Our Tour of Conantum

Our Tour of Conantum

In the early 1950s, along 190 acres along the Sudbury River, not far from where Concord, Sudbury, and Lincoln meet, a Modernist neighborhood conceptualized by MIT Economics Professor, W. Rupert Maclaurin, and designed by Techbuilt and Snake Hill architect, Carl Koch, was developed. Renee Garrelick compiled an oral history of the neighborhood in 1986 (archived by the...
Five Fields in the Boston Globe

Five Fields in the Boston Globe

  A truly excellent and comprehensive article by Linda Matchan that captures what makes Five Fields so special. Link here. Excerpt: …It is part of a small, tightknit, and, for its time, radical community of modernist homes known as Five Fields. The neighborhood, established in the postwar 1950s by a group of local architects, including...
Ezra Stoller Shots of Five Fields

Ezra Stoller Shots of Five Fields

  In the past, we have posted some shots of Six Moon Hill from architectural photographer, Ezra Stoller. Here are some from Five Fields as it was being developed and soon thereafter. From Stoller’s bio on the Esto site: Ezra Stoller was born in Chicago in 1915, grew up in New York and graduated from...