Historic John Bliss House, c. 1680, an architecturally significant RI Stone Ender Colonial, and likely Newport’s oldest occupied residential home with a story. A true Antique that is impressive inside and out. This farmhouse maintains the original design but has been updated with modern lifestyle comforts. There are 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, Living, Dining, plus 2 additional rooms along with a charming mudroom that multi tasks as a bar. A fabulous new kitchen with custom cabinetry, toe kick drawers, Caesarstone counters, stainless Bosch,Fisher Pakel appliances, and a sunny window seat. The Dining Room boosts a Beehive fireplace and exposed ceiling beams. The living room is anchored with the inviting 8' fireplace and newly installed, but old wide board flrs that are gorgeous! Large 3rd fl bdrm has dramatic look with exposed rafters. Acts as bdrm with bath, guest or artist studio. Enjoy the beautiful landscaped yard w/privacy fence, set up for al fresco dining under the pergola. Additional stone patio convenient to the kitchen entry, paved driveway, and a Nantucket Shed, + outdoor shower. The home has a new gas heating/humidifier+On-demand hot water system,+ ductless heating and cooling units, fresh interior paint, new mahogany doors and storm windows restored to perfection. Two parcels convey. Not being sold separate. Combined assessed value at 788,900. Located within walkable distance to Gas lamp Bdwy, parks & Easton’s beach.
|Square Feet||2,150 sqft|
|Lot Size||0.2 acres|