No, a stand is not necessary for a Bosch washing machine. Bosch washing machines are designed to be freestanding and can be placed on any flat and stable surface. However, if you prefer to have your washing machine at a higher level for easier access, you can purchase a stand separately. It is important to ensure that the stand is compatible with your specific model of Bosch washing machine.
– [Bosch Home Appliances website](https://www.bosch-home.com/us/)