As the entry point to the grassy green fields of the Longwood Playground and Lawrence School, Stearns Rd is one of the most special and coveted streets in Brookline This cherished 3 bed, 2 bath Philadelphia style duplex is seeking a new steward who will savor the home and location. The home features a gracious front porch with welcoming wide steps where you can greet and meet your neighbors. The traditional entryway leads to an open concept dining room/ living room with original Douglas fir flooring and gas fireplace. An office area, bedroom w/ ensuite bath, second full bath and eat in kitchen complete the first floor. Head out the back door and enjoy eating al fresco meals on your shared private back deck with its leafy yard. Upstairs you'll find two good sized sunlit bedrooms. The lower level provides additional storage and a full laundry room. 1 parking space and potential guest spot. Conveniently located near the C+D Green lines, Longwood Medical and Coolidge Corner.