12 Humboldt Avenue Providence, RI 02906
Listing Courtesy of: RHODE ISLAND / Mott & Chace Sotheby's International Realty / Benjamin Scungio / Joshua Cullion

  12 Humboldt Avenue Providence, RI 02906

Pending (14 Days)


Henry J. Spooner House circa 1879 is a beautifully preserved home in the heart of Providence’s historic East Side. Located just steps from Brown University, RISD, and the wonderful and unique shops and eateries in the Wayland Sq / College Hill neighborhoods, this home is central to all the great amenities the East Side has to offer. The Italianate style features stately architectural details throughout; a grand entry foyer with curved staircase, deep crown moldings, soaring ceiling heights, and hardwood floors. The gracious floor plan on the first floor lends itself to entertaining and includes a beautiful double living room with a library highlighted by a central wood burning fireplace, formal dining room, and spacious eat in kitchen with pantry. The upper floors offer a combination of (5-6) bedrooms, a cozy den with fireplace, built-ins, and home office nooks. Nestled into the backyard is a detached, stunning (1,400 sqft) Carriage House with 2nd floor loft space that offers endless possibilities; a perfect ADU, home gym, art studio, rec’ room, etc. (A+) location; Blackstone Blvd Park, India Point Park, East Bay Bike Path, Downtown PVD, Train Station, local Hospitals, and Highway access are only minutes away, (1hr) commute to Boston. This residence has been cherished by the same family for 70 years, a rare offering and special opportunity for modernization and customization. Contact us today to schedule a private viewing and discover the endless possibilities that await.

MLS #:
Lot Size
9,583 SQFT
Single-Family Home
Year Built
Providence County
Wayland Square / College Hill

Listed By

Benjamin Scungio, Mott & Chace Sotheby's International Realty
Joshua Cullion, Mott & Chace Sotheby's International Realty
Last checked May 28 2024 at 7:57 PM EDT
Bathroom Details
  • Full Bathrooms: 3
  • Half Bathroom: 1
Interior Features
  • Washer
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven/Range
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Insulation: Walls
  • Plumbing: Mixed
  • Walls: Plaster
  • Stairs
  • Skylight
  • Attic Storage
  • Wayland Square / College Hill
Lot Information
  • Sidewalks
  • Paved Driveway
  • Out Building
Property Features
  • Fireplace: Wood Frame
  • Fireplace: Stone
  • Fireplace: Brick
  • Fireplace: 2
  • Foundation: Mixed
Heating and Cooling
  • Steam
  • Oil
  • None
Basement Information
  • Utility
  • Storage Space
  • Laundry
  • Unfinished
  • Interior and Exterior
  • Full
  • Other
  • Hardwood
Utility Information
  • Sewer: Connected
  • Garage
  • Total: 7
  • Detached
  • 3
Living Area
  • 4,080 sqft
Additional Listing Info
  • Buyer Brokerage Commission: 2.5% VNS
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