Built in 1878, the William F. Sayles House, is one of the most exuberant period homes on the East Side of Providence. This three story Second Empire Victorian has been supplemented by extensive upgrades & amenities. Offering almost 7500 square feet of highly detailed, expansive living space (including a 1,000 sq ft 2br 1.5ba in-law apartment) set upon a 14,270 square foot corner lot containing an 10 car garage plus brick patio and side yard for entertaining. Entering the grand foyer with elegant chandeliers, pocket doors open up to the south facing large double living room with its hardwood, picture frame molding , pine floors, classic millwork, fireplace and beautiful custom built-ins. The modern updated chef's kitchen has ample cabinet and counter space, timeless tile backsplash, and high-end stainless steel appliances including a gas range stove and a butler's pantry. Adjacent to this magnificent kitchen is an inviting sitting area featuring a stately marble fireplace and casual dining area. In the heart of College Hill, this majestic property is in a wonderful location, walking distance to Brown University and the Rhode Island School of Design. Ideally situated within short walk of a wealth of amenities. offering city-living at its best! all linked by convenient access to the interstate and train station, allowing for easy travel.
The East Side is steeped in old New England charm with its striking, historic architecture and beautiful stone and brick sidewalks. Three of the state’s more prominent prep schools as well as Brown University and the Rhode Island School of Design are located on the East Side.
288 Blackstone Boulevard
East Side of Providence, RI 02906