6 BAY ST, North Kingstown, Rhode Island 02852

$869,000
3
BD
2.1
BA
2,368
SqFt
List Price
$869,000
MLS#
1216223
Status
ACTIVE
Type
Single Family Residential
City
North Kingstown
County
Washington
Neighborhood
Wickford Village Waterfront
Bedrooms
3
Half Baths
1
Full Baths
2
Bathrooms Total
2.1
Living Area
2,368
Year Built
1735
Acres
0.1983
Lot Size SqFt
8,640

Property Description

Lovingly restored and updated, this award-winning Wickford Village waterfront property, affectionately known as "Old Yellow", is one of Wickford's most iconic homes. Framed by native gardens designed by well-known landscape architect, Ralph Hartman, it is the oldest surviving home in the village (circa 1735) and has been home to members of nearly every prominent family in the community over the centuries, including grandsons of two different Colonial Governors of Rhode Island. The central chimney Colonial showcases authentic and charming original details, including an amazing bee hive oven, four fireplaces, old growth wide plank floors, exposed beams, original chimney breast work, wood and brick work and two staircases. It offers a foyer with custom book/display shelves, lovely living room with fireplace, sitting room with fireplace, an intimate library/study with fireplace, and a delightful eat-in kitchen/family room area. The second floor en-suite master has a fireplace and custom closets and is located next to a laundry room while a waterside bedroom has a waterside deck and shares an updated bath with a 2nd guest bedroom.The recently finished third floor, which is wonderful bonus space and perfect as a media or play room, also has a hall of built-in cedar closets. A terrace with water views, garden shed repurposed from the original privy, water access and off-street parking complete the house. Warm and inviting, the home beautifully blends past and present.Timeless.

Additional Information

Fireplace
Brick
Exterior
Clapboard, Patio, Storm Door, Storm Window
Number of Rooms
7
Equipment
Cable TV, Dishwasher, Dryer, Exhaust Fan, Microwave, Oven/Range, Refrigerator, Washer
Flooring
Hardwood
Community Features
Bus, Golf, Highway Access, Marina, Public School, Railroad, Recreational Facilities, Schools, Shopping, Swimming, Tennis
Sub Type
Colonial, Historic
Interior
Attic Stairs, Attic Storage, Cedar Closet
Cooling
Central Air
Heat System
Forced Air, Humidifier
Heat Fuel
Gas
Water Tank
Gas, Tank
Sewer
Septic System
Water
Connected
Basement Access
Bulkhead
Basement Finished
Unfinished
Foundation Type
Concrete, Stone
Plumbing
Mixed
Levels
2
Living Area SqFt
2,368
Garage
None
Parking Spaces
3
Heat System
Forced Air, Humidifier
Hot Water
Gas, Tank
Cooling
Central Air
Sewer
Septic System
Lot Description
Out Building, Sprinklers
Tax Year
2019
Basement Type
Full
Garage
None
Taxes
$15,077

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