Tour - MLS Number 1291989
Enjoy ultimate New England style and charm in the circa 1878 William F. Sayles House. A Second Empire Victorian home, it captivates with period details and three floors of gracious living on Providence’s East Side. Featuring extensive upgrades, including a freshly painted exterior and a sprawling garage previously used as an airplane hanger, this amazing city retreat offers over 6,000 sq. ft. of expansive living space, plus a 1,200 sq. ft. integrated townhouse perfect for in-laws or guests. The landscaped corner lot contains a brick patio and a delightful side yard allowing for leafy outdoor living. Outstanding period moldings, beautiful custom built-ins, gorgeous hardwood floors, and 11.5-foot ceilings add depth and drama, while 9 fireplaces radiate inviting warmth. The first floor offers a grand foyer, a double living room, parlor, formal dining room, superb chef's kitchen with an adjoining sitting area, and a powder room. The second and third floors provide 7 possible bedrooms and 4 baths, all with beautiful details and high ceilings. The integrated townhouse area lends an additional 2 bedrooms and 1.5 baths. Sitting in the heart of College Hill, this majestic property is in a wonderful location offering an easy walk to Brown University, RISD, downtown, and the train station.