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    24 Kay Street

    Newport, RI 02840
    • $2,295,000
    • STATUS: Active
    • ON SITE: 173 days
    • MLS #: 1259884
    UPDATED: 49 min ago
    $2,295,000
    • 8
      BEDS
    • 0.33
      ACRES
    • 7
      BATHS
    • 1
      1/2 BATHS
    • 5,990
      SQFT
    • $383
      $/SQFT
    Neighborhood:
    Type:
    Single-Family Home
    Built:
    1853
    County:
    Area:

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    Description

    'La Farge Perry House' is a historic home once occupied by renowned painter and stained glass artist John La Farge and his wife Margaret, the grand-daughter of Oliver Hazard Perry. Extraordinarily well-maintained with exceptional period detail this c 1853 residence is rich in history. Built by The Agassiz family, the same family who built the Inn at Castle Hill, the stately residence is comfortable and elegant and boasts an intricately carved staircase, gleaming hardwood floors,wonderful moldings and lighting fixtures. Restored in 1996 by the current owners the home also features an updated kitchen and baths, central air and four reproductions of La Farge's stained glass. At more than 5,900 sq ft and 1/3 acre the home is comprised of 8 bedrooms,7 full baths and 1 half bath and all are well appointed. Principal rooms include a formal living room and dining room painted with a beautiful original mural painted in 1920's, a large kitchen with porch and pantry, family room, office and an en-suite bedroom. The 2nd floor offers a 800 sq ft master suite with a large bathroom and ample closet space, an additional en suite bedroom and a full in-law apartment. The 3rd floor includes 4 bedrooms with baths and has a wonderful view of the Newport city scape and the bridge. The 55 ft front porch is perfect to watch the activity of town while the private back yard is loaded with flowering plants and trees and all in the heart of Newport's Kay-Catherine neighborhood and a walk to town

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    24 Kay Street Newport, RI 02840

    • Price: $2,295,000
    • Status: Active
    • Updated: 49 min ago
    • MLS #: 1259884
    8
    Beds
    7
    Baths
    1
    ½ Baths
    0.33
    Acres
    5,990
    SQFT
    $383
    $/SQFT
    1853
    Built
    Neighborhood:
    Kay-Catherine
    County:
    Newport
    Area:
    Newport
    Property Description
    'La Farge Perry House' is a historic home once occupied by renowned painter and stained glass artist John La Farge and his wife Margaret, the grand-daughter of Oliver Hazard Perry. Extraordinarily well-maintained with exceptional period detail this c 1853 residence is rich in history. Built by The Agassiz family, the same family who built the Inn at Castle Hill, the stately residence is comfortable and elegant and boasts an intricately carved staircase, gleaming hardwood floors,wonderful moldings and lighting fixtures. Restored in 1996 by the current owners the home also features an updated kitchen and baths, central air and four reproductions of La Farge's stained glass. At more than 5,900 sq ft and 1/3 acre the home is comprised of 8 bedrooms,7 full baths and 1 half bath and all are well appointed. Principal rooms include a formal living room and dining room painted with a beautiful original mural painted in 1920's, a large kitchen with porch and pantry, family room, office and an en-suite bedroom. The 2nd floor offers a 800 sq ft master suite with a large bathroom and ample closet space, an additional en suite bedroom and a full in-law apartment. The 3rd floor includes 4 bedrooms with baths and has a wonderful view of the Newport city scape and the bridge. The 55 ft front porch is perfect to watch the activity of town while the private back yard is loaded with flowering plants and trees and all in the heart of Newport's Kay-Catherine neighborhood and a walk to town
    Exterior Features

    Architectural Style Historic/Antique Construction Materials DrywallPlasterClapboardMasonryShingle SidingWood Siding Covered Spaces 0 Exterior Features BalconyDeckPorchSprinkler/IrrigationPaved Driveway Foundation Details Stone Garage YN No Lot Features Corner LotSprinkler System Parking Features None Parking Total 8 Patio And Porch Features BalconyDeckPorch

    Interior Features

    Appliances DryerDishwasherDisposalGas Water HeaterMicrowaveOvenRangeRefrigeratorRange HoodWasher Basement Exterior EntryFullInterior EntryUnfinished Basement YN Yes Below Grade Finished Area 0 Cooling Central Air Fireplace Features GasMasonry Fireplace YN Yes Fireplaces Total 7 Flooring Ceramic TileHardwoodMarbleParquetCarpet Heating GasHot WaterZoned Interior Features AtticWet BarBathtubSkylightsTub ShowerCable Tv Living Area 5990 Window Features Skylight(S)Thermal Windows

    Property Features

    Community Features GolfMarinaNear HospitalNear SchoolsPublic TransportationRecreation AreaShoppingTennis Court(S)Sidewalks Electric Circuit Breakers Land Lease YN No Operating Expense 0 Property Sub Type Single Family Residence Senior Community YN No Sewer Public Sewer Spa Features Hot Tub Spa YN Yes Tax Annual Amount 21280 Tax Assessed Value 1380000 Tax Lot 092 Tax Year 2019 Water Source Public Zoning R10

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    © 2021 State-Wide Multiple Listing Service. All rights reserved. The data relating to real estate for sale or lease on this web site comes in part from the Internet Data Exchange (IDX) program of the State-Wide MLS. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than Dave T Team @ RE/MAX Central are marked with the MLS logo or an abbreviated logo and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing broker. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS or Dave T Team @ RE/MAX Central. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Data last updated: 2021-01-19T11:37:54.533.
     
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