Golf Course
259 Wayland Avenue Providence, RI
$ 3,299,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#1284268
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CityProvidence
  • AreaProvidence
  • NeighborhoodEast Side of Providence-Wayland Squ
  • Zip02906
  • StyleColonial,Historic/Antique
  • Year Built1910
  • Taxes$ 24609
  • Price$ 3,299,000
  • Bedrooms7
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms3
  • Sqr Footage11326
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Data Source:
Rhode Island Statewide MLS (RIAR) - 18 - RI
Property Description

Designed by Architects George Hall & Frank Martin, this grand home was built in 1910 for Franklin S. and Emma K. Jewett. It boasts symmetry & large rooms w- 11' high ceilings, including an enormous center hall with center stair. It has been restored to its original grandeur w- some modern improvements including a 2 car heated garage & heated stone driveway. The kitchen features 2? thick marble countertops, a wall oven + a LaCornue range, & 48? wide refrigerator. The butlers pantry provides a 2nd refrigerator, dishwasher, & safe, leading into an opulent, wood paneled dining room w- an antique crystal chandelier that is flanked by a classical sun room & enormous living room. A wood paneled bar is opposite the living room & has a beautiful wood inlay antique pool table. The interior design boasts silk curtains, wool rugs & antiques; many of which are available for purchase. The 1st and 2nd floor are the main living areas and are well suited to catered entertaining as well as comfortable day to day living. The 3rd floor, boasts 6 rooms including a full kitchen plus 2 renovated tile bathrooms providing endless possibilities for guests, live in staff, and/or home office. The basement offers a full footprint of space in which the largest has been converted to a home gym with rubber flooring suitable for Olympic weight training. With its new landscape, columns in the front & side, and its new, but historically accurate cubic rock face granite wall, this house commands attention!

Price History
6/1/2021 Listed $3,299,000

General Features

Accessibility Accessible Full Bath, Low Pile Carpet, Accessible Doors
Appliances Dryer, Dishwasher, Disposal, Gas Water Heater, Oven, Range, Refrigerator, Washer
Architectural Style Colonial, Historic/Antique
Attached Garage Yes
Basement Exterior Entry, Full, Finished, Interior Entry
Community Features Golf, Highway Access, Marina, Near Hospital, Near Schools, Public Transportation, Recreation Area, Shopping, Tennis Court(s), Sidewalks
Construction Materials Brick, Masonry, Wood Siding
Cooling Ductless, Wall Unit(s)
Electric Circuit Breakers
Exterior Features Balcony, Deck, Porch, Patio, Sprinkler/Irrigation, Paved Driveway
Flooring Ceramic Tile, Hardwood, Marble, Other, Wood, Carpet
Garage Spaces 2
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Forced Air, Gas, Other, Steam
Interior Features Dry Bar, Skylights, Furnished, Cable TV
Levels Three Or More
Listing Agent State License REB.0016418
Patio/Porch Features Balcony, Deck, Patio, Porch, Screened
Property Sub Type Additional Single Family Residence
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
Security Features Security System Leased
Sewer Public Sewer
Status Active
Stories 3
Subdivision Name East Side of Providence/Wayland Squ
Total Rooms 16
Utilities Underground Utilities
Virtual Tour
Waterfront Features Walk to Water

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 8220
Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Below Grade Finished Area 3106
Fireplace Features Gas, Masonry, Marble, Stone
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 3
Furnished Y/N Furnished
Half Baths 3
Heating Y/N Yes
Living Area 11326
Total Baths 6
Total Bedrooms 7
Total Fireplaces 6
Window Features Skylight(s), Storm Window(s), Thermal Windows

Exterior Features

Covered Spaces 2
Fencing Security
Foundation Details Stone
Lot Features Corner Lot, Sprinkler System
Lot Size Area 0.28
Lot Size Units Square Feet
Parking Features Attached, Garage, Garage Door Opener
Total Parking 5
Water Source Public

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Bedroom 2 17.10 x 16.10 Second
Bedroom 3 14.10 x 16.10 Second
Bedroom 4 19.0 x 16.10 Second
Dining Room 23.2 x 16.10 First
Family Room 17.10 x 16.10 First
Kitchen 18.4 x 14.8 First
Living Room 20.10 x 16.10 First
Master Bedroom 23.2 x 16.10 Second


  • 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 $1.93M
AVG $20,435
AVG 42
Year Built
AVG 1913
AVG 86
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