35 Second Street Newport, RI 02840

5 Beds
4 full, 1 half Baths
3,242 Sqft
2,614 Sqft lot
0.06 Acre lot
Open House: Feb 4th from 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Status: Active
Property Type: Single Family Residence
Year Built: 1760
Days on Website: 113

Courtesy of Keller Williams Boston-Metro.


Amazing value! Historic Colonial charm or designer style? Have both! Built in 1760, the John Frye house is a unique melding of two historic homes for grand living in high style in the heart of the sought after Point neighborhood. A gracious foyer with 1/2 bath and closets welcomes you in (a rarity in colonial homes!) leading to the formal living room with original paneling and fireplace on one side and a modern den/media room on the other. The gorgeous kitchen is truly the heart of this home! On one side is the massive original fireplace balanced by every modern stainless steel appliances on the other (including wine fridge & ice maker perfect for entertaining) plus a huge island.Eat casually here or dine in style in the adjacent gorgeous dining room. 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms on the 2nd floor, plus another bedroom, bath, and cathedral ceiling great room with bar on the 3rd floor all provide plenty of space for family and guests galore. Plus there's a convenient laundry room and charming sitting area. Original hardwood floors and multiple fireplaces throughout the home continue the historic charm while updated baths and designer style keep it all fresh and modern. Central AC and large brick patio complete this home. Continue using the outdoor area as a patio or alter the fence to allow for parking. Also available furnished to be truly move in ready! With 2 entrances and 2 staircases, it also offers interesting AirBnB options for an owner occupant looking for extra income.

Open House

Property Details and Features

  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Gas Water Heater
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Range Hood
  • Washer
  • Crawl Space
  • Unfinished
  • 1 half bathroom
  • 4 full bathrooms
  • 5 total bathrooms
  • 5 total bedrooms
  • 3 total stories
  • Built in 1760
  • Stories: 3
  • 3,242 sqft living area
  • 3,242 finished sqft above grade
  • 3242 total building sqft
  • Colonial
  • Wood Siding
  • Three Or More
  • Highway Access
  • Marina
  • Near Hospital
  • Near Schools
  • Public Transportation
  • Recreation Area
  • Shopping
  • Central Air
  • Owner Has Flood Insurance
  • 8 fireplaces
  • Masonry
  • Walk to Water
  • Baseboard
  • Gas
  • Hot Water
  • Tub Shower
  • Property Subtype: Single Family Residence
  • 112 days on market
  • Listed on 2022-10-13
  • County: Newport
  • 2614 sqft
  • 0.06 acres
  • Area: 2614
  • Corner Lot
  • 2 total parking spaces
  • No Garage
  • Negotiable
  • Connected
  • Public Sewer
  • Annual Amount: $14,270
  • Year: 2023
  • Circuit Breakers
  • Sewer Connected