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79 Second St, Newport, RI – $2,595,000

  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 3,410 Sqft
  • .13 Acres
  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 3,410 Sqft
  • .13 Acres

79 Second St

The John W. Bigelow Carriage House- an early example of the American Shingle Style was designed by architect Charles F. McKim, one of the founders of the architectural firm McKim, Mead and White that gained prominence during Newport's Gilded Age. The residence was thoughtfully renovated in 2005 by Newport Collaborative Architects. The sun-filled living room with its large stone fireplace opens to a private southwest facing bluestone patio. The chef's eat-in kitchen has a large pantry and features upscale appliances and appointments- Subzero, Wolf, and Bosch. Off the kitchen is a mudroom leading to a small porch. The office with fireplace on the first floor can double as a den. The second floor features a large, sunny and spacious primary bedroom with private bath along with two more guest bedrooms with en suite bathrooms. The third floor has two additional bedrooms with a shared bathroom as well as a lookout tower. All bathrooms come with Toto toilets and radiant heated floors. Air conditioning, Hydro-air heating and a lawn with an irrigation system are just a few of the other modern amenities. The property is located in Newport's historic Point in an area that does not require flood insurance. Just a minute to the waterfront and Battery Park and a short walk to downtown Newport.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #1279770
  • Price$2,595,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Bathrooms5.00
  • Full Baths4
  • Half Baths1
  • Square Footage3,410
  • Acres0.13
  • Year Built1876
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeSingle Family Residence
  • StyleHistoric/Antique
  • StatusActive Under Contract
  • HOA Dues0.00

Community Information

  • Address79 Second St
  • SubdivisionThe Point
  • CityNewport
  • CountyNewport
  • StateRI
  • Zip Code02840

Amenities

  • UtilitiesSewer Connected
  • FeaturesCorner Lot
  • Parking Spaces2
  • ParkingNone
  • GaragesNone
  • WaterfrontWater Access, Walk to Water

Interior

  • InteriorHardwood, Carpet, Marble
  • Interior FeaturesTub Shower, Cable TV
  • HeatingGas, Hydro Air
  • CoolingCentral Air
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces1
  • FireplacesMasonry, Stone
  • # of Stories2
  • Stories2

Appliances

Dryer, Dishwasher, Exhaust Fan, Disposal, Gas Water Heater, Microwave, Oven, Range, Refrigerator, Range Hood, Washer, Tankless Water Heater

Exterior

  • Exterior FeaturesBalcony, Porch, Patio
  • Lot DescriptionCorner Lot
  • WindowsThermal Windows
  • FoundationConcrete Perimeter

Exterior

Drywall, Shingle Siding, Wood Siding

Construction

Drywall, Shingle Siding, Wood Siding

Additional Information

  • Date ListedApril 12th, 2021
  • Days on Market22
  • ZoningR10

Listing Details

  • OfficeGustave White Sotheby's Realty
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Listing information last updated on May 12th, 2021 at 7:30pm EDT.