50 Benefit St

East Side Of Providence, RI 02904 Directions
$860,000 Sold on 09/10/2020 Sold on 09/10/2020
  • 3Bed
  • 3/1Baths
  • 2,348Sqft
  • 1760Built
  • $373Price/Sqft

Property Highlights

  • Neighborhood: Historic Benefit Street/college Hil
  • MLS: 1255160
  • Listing Closed

Property Highlights

  • Neighborhood: Historic Benefit Street/college Hil
  • MLS: 1255160
  • Listing Closed

Samuel Staples House is a treasured home on the historic Mile of History. The property was originally built in 1760 on North Main Street, then moved around 1805 to its present location. Samuel Staples was a housewrite, or builder of wooden homes, who owned this one and two more homes on Benefit. The outside has Greek Revival details with Federal style inside. The interior has been beautifully restored and updated with many amenities throughout the 4 levels of living space. Notable features include curved front wall in the living room, 5 fireplaces, wide plank pine floors, lovely bath off of the dining room and stunning custom kitchen leading to...

Property Highlights

  • Neighborhood: Historic Benefit Street/college Hil
  • MLS: 1255160
  • Listing Closed

Samuel Staples House is a treasured home on the historic Mile of History. The property was originally built in 1760 on North Main Street, then moved around 1805 to its present location. Samuel Staples was a housewrite, or builder of wooden homes, who owned this one and two more homes on Benefit. The outside has Greek Revival details with Federal style inside. The interior has been beautifully restored and updated with many amenities throughout the 4 levels of living space. Notable features include curved front wall in the living room, 5 fireplaces, wide plank pine floors, lovely bath off of the dining room and stunning custom kitchen leading to a rear deck to enjoy the view of the State House. The second floor is dedicated to a Master Suite with luxurious bath and convenient laundry. The third floor has 2 more bedrooms with a shared bath. The lower level, perfect for informal entertaining, has a family room, fireplace and another full bath. The walkout lower level leads to a private, perennial garden and patio to enjoy. Great East Side location, walkable to shopping, trains, restaurants and downtown.

Samuel Staples House is a treasured home on the historic Mile of History. The property was originally built in 1760 on North Main Street, then moved around 1805 to its present location. Samuel Staples was a housewrite, or builder of wooden homes, who owned this one and two more homes on Benefit. The outside has Greek Revival details with Federal style inside. The interior has been beautifully restored and updated with many amenities throughout the 4 levels of living space. Notable features include curved front wall in the living room, 5 fireplaces, wide plank pine floors, lovely bath off of the dining room and stunning custom kitchen leading to a rear deck to enjoy the view of the State House. The second floor is dedicated to a Master Suite with luxurious bath and convenient laundry. The third floor has 2 more bedrooms with a shared bath. The lower level, perfect for informal entertaining, has a family room, fireplace and another full bath. The walkout lower level leads to a private, perennial garden and patio to enjoy. Great East Side location, walkable to shopping, trains, restaurants and downtown.

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  • Additional Information
    • Electrical: 200 Amps, 110 Volts, Circuit Breaker
    • Equipment Included: Alarm Owned, Cable TV, Dishwasher, Dryer, Exhaust Fan, Microwave, Oven/Range, Refrigerator
    • Historic?: Local Historic District
    • Insulation: Cap, Floors, Walls
    • Living Area SqFt: 2,348
    • Neighborhood: Historic Benefit Street/College Hil
    • Sewer: Connected, Municipal
    • Status: Sold
    • Subtype: Colonial, Historic
    • Type: Single Family
    • Year Built: 1760
    • Zoning: R2
  • Interior/Exterior Features
    • Beds: 3
    • Cooling: Central Air
    • Exterior Features: Clapboard, Deck, Patio, Storm Door, Storm Window, Wood
    • Fireplaces: 5
    • Flooring: Ceramic, Hardwood, Pine
    • Foundation: Mixed
    • Full Baths: 3
    • Half Baths: 1
    • Heat: Baseboard, Forced Water, Hydro-Air, Zoned
    • Heat Fuel: Gas
    • Hot Water: Gas, Indirect, Tank
    • Interior Features: Attic, Stairs
    • Levels: 4
    • Plumbing: Mixed
    • Rooms: 8
    • Stories: 4
    • Total Baths: 3.1
    • Walls: Plaster

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