Properties for Sale on East Side of Providence From $1.4M to $7.9M
Saturday, July 03, 2021 | GoLocal Prov and Mott & Chace Content Partnership | GoLocalProv.com
The East Side is one of the most desirable neighborhoods on the East Coast. A historic neighborhood with many park-like streets in the middle of the city.
If the East Side is desirable, then these are among the most desired homes.
Take a look at what the folks at Mott & Chace have to offer.
Immaculate, Turn of the Century Home in the College Hill area of Providence’s East Side. Italianate style with stunning architectural detail, gleaming inlaid hardwood floors, fireplaces and huge stone patio creates a fantastic private outdoor space. Side entrance off magnificent brick parking plaza with space for 4 vehicles. Completely remodeled and designed professional kitchen with top-of-the-line Sub Zero freezer, refrigerated drawers, Viking Stove, soapstone counters, dazzling hardwood floors to name a few of the features. This spacious estate features 8 bedrooms and 3 full baths and a lavette. Newer state of the art heating system. Quintessential East Side Home. A short walk to the train station and 30 minutes to Boston, 3 hours to New York City and less than 40 minutes to any of RI’s beaches. Providence offers some of the finest Colleges, Universities, Art Museums, Theatres, Fine Dining and Entertainment venues in New England.
Listed by Liz Kinnane
Family owned and first time offered for sale since the home was built in 1937. The stately home was built by architect Albert Harkness for the daughter of John R. Freeman for whom the street and the well-known 60 +/- acre Freeman plat were named. The striking brick surround home with slate roof is a blend of Federal, Greek Revival, English Regency and Modernism. This attention to detail is evident throughout this beautifully constructed home. Hand carved moldings, forged ironwork, mahogany doors and imported flooring from a pub in Ireland are a few examples seen throughout the house. The gracious octagonal Foyer is flanked by a formal dining room and a formal living room, both with wood carved surround fireplaces. A sunny, spacious kitchen has a a butler’s pantry with glass cabinets a wet bar and a breakfast nook that overlooks the park like grounds. A cozy library with fireplace, powder room and sunporch complete this first floor. Upstairs there are three ensuite bedrooms, an office, dressing room and a large hallway. The third floor is accessed by a back stairway has four rooms and a full bathroom. The basement is full and has a finished room with a large stone fireplace and a wet bar. This rare offering consists of three lots of record, the main house, the garden lot and the tennis court. Come view this home to fully appreciate all the fine craftsmanship throughout. An unparalleled opportunity for gracious East Side living awaits the next owner.
Timing is everything! Rare opportunity to live and work remotely from this last true Providence “Estate”. Luxury at its best, the property offers an incredible 4br 9000 sq ft manor house with large reception and entertaining areas including a separate 2-story gallery, and a modernized 1971 sq ft Carriage house/office with a full kitchen and 1 1/2 baths, located on 3.37 acres of glorious private park-like gardens. Currently 2 lots (460 & 440 Rochambeau). The opportunities are endless!
Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty has listed an incredible East Side of Providence estate. One of the capital city’s finest luxury properties located on a private manicured 2.6-acre lot, 460 Rochambeau Avenue is on the market for an asking price of $7,900,000. Heidi Farmer, Sales Associate, and Ben Scungio, Regional Manager, are representing the seller.
Built in 1915, was designed by Eliezer B Homer for Rhode Island School of Design instructor William Brigham and his wife, Clara. A rare offering, the property is the last privately owned estate on the East Side of Providence. With two separate quarters, a 9,000 square foot main home, and a 1,975 carriage house with a full kitchen and one and one-half bathrooms, the residence is perfectly situated for modern lifestyle trends such as remote work or multigenerational spaces.
Located on a beautiful private corner lot on Blackstone Boulevard, this magnificent property offers an abundance of living and working spaces, creating many possibilities and solutions for prospective owners. The carriage home and gallery are accessible via separate entrance into the property. The gallery, at over 1,700 square feet, boasts enough space to hold events safely.
Heidi Farmer says, “With today’s demands for a balanced live/workspace, this rare home offers it all – peace and serenity to be found right in the middle of the city.”
Prominent features include a mature tree-lined driveway behind a gate, lush greenery and gardens throughout the grounds, original architectural details, four bedrooms, three bathrooms, and three half bathrooms.
“We are proud to bring this unique opportunity to the Providence luxury market,” adds Ben Scungio. “A distinct property such as 460 Rochambeau Avenue deserves the attention a distinct luxury real estate firm can garner. Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty has the power of global reach to offer a best in class experience to our client.”