41.496887 -71.320015
4 Bed
4 Full Bath
1 Half Bath
4,792Lot Size
Single Family in Newport
Open the front door of this significant 18th century colonial, " The John Goddard House" you are enveloped by the history of this property. It has burnished wide pine floors painted a rich dark chocolate color, custom wooden shutters, plaster walls, and multiple fireplaces, including a rare double bee hive oven in the kitchen. The kitchen has stainless steel appliances & a lovely wood topped island. Step down from the kitchen, walk through the mud room area, into the magical large private bricked garden with mature landscaping highlighted by discrete lighting and multiple sitting and dining options. Or, enter the first floor bedroom and bathroom which has lovely views of the bricked back yard surrounded by mature landscaping. The second floor has two large bedrooms, each with a fireplace and the second floor sitting room also with fireplace. The third floor, with a bathroom, serves well as an office, studio or more guest space. It has a lofted ceiling so is a sunny open space. This owner has a combination of period antiques and Asian influences- which points out how flexible this space is for all aesthetic styles. There is parking for two in the pebbled driveway, two guest parking passes es and discrete storage off the driveway. Battery Park and other waterfront activities are only a block away but no flood insurance required. Put your paddle boards or bicycles in the shed in the back. Enjoy life to the fullest here at at 81 Second Street.
Courtesy Of Gustave White Sotheby's Realty

Main Features

  • Listing Status: Active
  • Year Built: 1723
  • Rooms: 9
  • Full Bath: 4
  • Half Bath: 1
  • County: Newport
  • Taxes: $11,120.00
  • Zoning: R10
  • MLS Number:1210254

Additional Features

  • Zoning:
    • R10
  • Cooling:
    • Central Air
  • Equipment:
    • Alarm Owned
    • Cable TV
    • Dishwasher
    • Dryer
    • Garbage Disposal
    • Refrigerator
  • Flooring:
    • Ceramic
    • Hardwood
    • Pine
  • Interior Features:
    • Attic Storage
  • Walls:
    • Dry Wall
    • Plaster
  • Bathroom Description:
    • Bath w Shower Stall
    • Bath w Tub
  • Fireplace:
    • Brick
  • Garage Type:
    • None
  • Type:
    • Historic
  • Basement Details:
    • Full
  • Basement Entry:
    • Interior and Exterior
  • Basement Finished:
    • Unfinished
  • Foundation:
    • Brick
  • Exterior:
    • Clapboard
    • Patio
  • Acres:
    • 0.11
  • Lot Description:
    • Fenced
    • Paved Driveway
    • Sidewalks
  • Electric:
    • 150 Amps
    • Circuit Breaker
  • Heating Fuel:
    • Gas
  • Heating System:
    • Baseboard
    • Central Heat
    • Forced Water
    • Gas Connected
    • Zoned
  • Hot Water:
    • Gas
    • Tank
  • Sewer:
    • Connected
    • Municipal
  • Water:
    • Connected
    • Municipal
  • Water Amenities:
    • Access
    • Walk to Salt Water
    • Walk To Water
  • Above Grade SQFT:
    • 2676
  • Below Grade SQFT:
    • 0
  • Building Levels:
    • 3
  • Lot Size Sq Ft:
    • 4792
  • No. of Fireplaces:
    • 2
  • Onsite Parking Spaces:
    • 2
  • Total Parking Spaces:
    • 2
37 Bellevue Ave Newport RI 02840
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