24 Kay Street
24 Kay Street Newport, Rhode Island 02840 United States

$2,295,000
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Listing Courtesy of Lila Delman Real Estate
$2,295,000
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Price / Sq. Ft.:
$383
8
Bedrooms
7
Full Baths
1
Partial Bath
5,990 Sq Ft.
Interior
.332 Acres
Exterior
Single Family Homes
Property type
1853
Year Built
1259884
Web Id
1259884
MLS ID
Kay-Catherine
Subdivision
Newport
School District
119
days ago

About 24 Kay Street

'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

PROPERTY INFORMATION

Cooling
Central Air
Fireplace Info
Brick, Gas
Garage Info
0
Heating
Forced Water, Gas Connected, Zoned
Sewer
Municipal
Water
Municipal

EXTERIOR

Exterior Features
Balcony, Clapboard, Deck, Insulated Glass Windows, Masonry, Porch, Shingles, Wood
Lot Description
Corner, Paved Driveway, Sidewalks, Sprinklers

INTERIOR

Interior Features
Attic, Skylight, Stairs, Wet Bar
Listing Courtesy of Lila Delman Real Estate
Listing Courtesy of Lila Delman Real Estate