Price Reduction - Waterfront
79 Clarendon Avenue Providence, RI
$ 1,595,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#1282140
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CityProvidence
  • AreaProvidence
  • NeighborhoodEast Side - Blackstone Boulevard
  • Zip02906
  • StyleHistoric/Antique,Tudor,Victorian
  • Year Built1894
  • Taxes$ 17013
  • Price$ 1,595,000
  • Bedrooms7
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage6935
  • Lot Size10,019 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Mott & Chace Sotheby's Intl.
Data Source:
Rhode Island Statewide MLS (RIAR)
Property Description

The 2nd Prescott O. Clarke House c.1896. Grandeur, Warmth, Privacy on the distinguished East Side. This stunning turn-of-the-century gem designed by Clarke, the renowned architect himself, as his family’s personal residence. Located on a secluded street behind scenic Blackstone Blvd. Park, the substantial structure contains 7BDR, 4 BTH, 2HLFBTH. This beautiful family home is a short and walk to Lincoln School, Whole Foods, the waterfront, and a five-minute drop-off drive to Wheeler, Moses Brown, Brown University and environs. The house’s graceful brick exterior, including its recessed main entry, is substantially veiled by trees and a stepped brick and sandstone wall. Through an archway, the magnificent foyer feeds into an expansive front hall featuring a grand staircase and poignant stained-glass windows. This beautifully maintained home boasts marvelous hardwoods, high ceilings, decorative fireplaces and other varied architectural delights throughout. The sizeable chef’s kitchen contains generous storage space, marble countertops, a Sub-zero freezer, and full butler’s pantry. The spacious second floor master suite contains a flex room, a sun room, fully renovated bathroom with marble counter-tops, heated marble floors, and a large spa shower and bath. A delightful and functional layout and several flex rooms lend the house perfectly to a mother-in-law/guest suite, a home office, and a hybrid class/recreation room. See this exceptional abode for yourself!

Price History
5/8/2021 Listed $1,700,000
5/28/2021 7% - $1,595,000

General Features

Appliances Dryer, Dishwasher, Exhaust Fan, Disposal, Gas Water Heater, Microwave, Oven, Range, Refrigerator, Range Hood, Washer
Architectural Style Historic/Antique, Tudor, Victorian
Attached Garage Yes
Basement Exterior Entry, Full, Interior Entry, Unfinished
Community Features Highway Access, Near Hospital, Near Schools, Public Transportation, Recreation Area, Shopping, Tennis Court(s)
Construction Materials Plaster, Wood Siding, Brick, Clapboard, Masonry
Cooling Ductless
Electric 200+ Amp Service
Exterior Features Patio, Sprinkler/Irrigation, Paved Driveway
Flooring Ceramic Tile, Hardwood, Marble, Carpet
Garage Spaces 3
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Gas, Hot Water, Radiant
Interior Features Wet Bar, Bathtub, Tub Shower, Cable TV
Levels Three Or More
Listing Agent State License RES.0034449
Parking Features Attached, Garage, Garage Door Opener
Patio/Porch Features Patio, Porch, Screened
Property Sub Type Additional Single Family Residence
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
Security Features Security System Owned
Sewer Connected
Stories 3
Subdivision Name East Side - Blackstone Boulevard
Terms Lender Approval
Total Rooms 13
Utilities Sewer Connected
Virtual Tour

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 6935
Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Fireplace Features Masonry
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 2
Heating Y/N Yes
Living Area 6935
Total Baths 6
Total Bedrooms 7
Total Fireplaces 9
Window Features Storm Window(s)

Exterior Features

Covered Spaces 3
Door Features Storm Door(s)
Fencing Fenced
Foundation Details Combination
Lot Features Sprinkler System
Lot Size Acres 0.23
Lot Size Area 10019
Lot Size Square Feet 10019
Total Parking 8
Water Source Connected


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 02906

AVG $670K
AVG $9,522
AVG 10
Year Built
AVG 1919