Built in 1896, the Benjamin Pearce Harris House is a beautiful Victorian that has been thoughtfully renovated for today’s lifestyle. This magnificent home flawlessly blends historic attributes with modern amenities from the high ceilings to inlaid rich oak floors.
Walk up to the charming farmer’s porch and into the bright floor plan filled with light streaming through the leaded glass windows. The large living room is a great gathering space with a splendid fireplace mantle. Enjoy plenty of room to work in the light-filled kitchen with extensive counter space to go along with a center island. The kitchen boasts a modern design with stainless steel appliances and a tile backsplash, and opens directly into the airy dining area with a bowed window.
The rear patio is an incredible private setting ideal for al fresco dining and outdoor occasions.
The second floor master bedroom enjoys an ensuite spa-like bath with a double vanity. Completing the second level are two additional bedrooms which share a full bath, and laundry space.
The top level of the home has a fourth bedroom, a full bath, and a versatile space where you can create a guest suite, office, or studio.
This home’s desirable location provides fantastic walkability. Wayland Square and its host of cafes and boutiques is mere steps away, while Thayer and Hope Streets offer scenic walks lined with more local businesses. Take in the natural splendor of local parks like Blackstone, Lippitt Memorial, and India Point, which sits directly on Narragansett Bay. Downtown Providence has a host of cultural opportunities including award-winning theaters and dining options.