Big price drop! Nestled on a private dead-end street in the Highlands, this Cape surrounded by nature offers privacy like no other. This home is positioned on an almost half an acre lot and boasts hardwood floors throughout, cherry cabinets with granite countertops, recessed lighting in the kitchen, and seamless gutters LeafGuard. Full-size bedroom and bathroom on the first floor, the second floor has two generous-sized bedrooms and a second full bathroom, and plenty of storage space throughout. The 3-season sunroom offers views of the surrounding nature. The basement has high ceilings, and open space and invites you to transform it into an entertainment room or a home office (buyer to do due diligence). The exterior of the house has been recently painted. A short distance to the commuter rail and to Melrose's vibrant downtown scene.