$1,289,000 ($432.99 per sqft)

Est. Mortgage $6,433/mo *

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98 Locust Avenue, Portsmouth, RI, 02871

98 Locust Avenue, Portsmouth, RI, 02871

9 rooms

3 beds

2 Full / 1 Half baths

1850

Historic/Antique

2,977 sqft

First time to market in over 50 years! Welcome to Watson Farm circa 1850.This carefully restored center-chimney colonial blends classic charm with modern conveniences.This handsome antique property has been lovingly cared for by the owner of 57 years. Enter thru the oversized mudroom to fully updated kitchen with original pine floors, custom cabinetry and the finest stainless appliances. The kitchen is also home to one of 6 working fireplaces with sitting area and dining table.A cozy sunroom overlooks stonewalls, an English garden with roses,6 specimen trees and a lovely outbuilding with its own fireplace. A conveniently located butler's pantry with glass built-ins and copper sink is functional and perfect for entertaining. Formal dining and living rooms with respective fireplaces lead to a home office and the den/keeping room with a wall of buit-ins. A powder room completes this level.Second floor consists of a primary bedroom with working fireplace, a with walk-in closet/dressing area and separate sitting room with built-in shelves. There's 2 additional bedrooms and 2 full baths on this level.Full walk-up attic in house and over garage offers plenty of storage and expansion possibilities. Some updates include restored windows by Newport Restoration, young roof, new heating system and central air. This meticulously maintained home is a blend of timeless elegance while seamlessly integrating today's busy lifestyle.


Status:

Active

Type:

Single-family residential

Zoning:

R20

Subdivision:

Valley View

Garage:

4-car Attached, Garage

Heating:

Forced Air, Oil, Zoned

Cooling:

Central Air

Basement:

Full, Unfinished

Parking:

10-car

Acreage:

0.75

Est. Taxes:

$2,977

Assessment

$626,100

Construction

Plaster,Clapboard,Shingle Siding,Wood Siding

Amenities:

Golf, Highway Access, Marina, Near Hospital, Near Schools, Public Transportation, Recreation Area, Restaurant, Shopping, Tennis Court(s)

Days on Market:

10

Appliances:

Dryer, Dishwasher, Exhaust Fan, Electric Water Heater, Microwave, Oven, Range, Refrigerator, Range Hood, Washer

MLS #:

1358088


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