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    30 Franklin Street

    Newport, RI 02840
    • $895,000
    • STATUS: Active Under Contract
    • MLS #: 1265234
    Under Contract
    UPDATED: 86 min ago
    $895,000
    • 0
      BEDS
    • 0.06
      ACRES
    • 0
      BATHS
    • 0
      1/2 BATHS
    • 2,461
      SQFT
    • $364
      $/SQFT
    Neighborhood:
    Type:
    Commercial
    Built:
    1790
    County:
    Area:

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    Description

    The historic Davis-Townsend House, built c. 1790 and located between Thames Street and Spring Street, is within walking distance of Bellevue Avenue, America's Cup Blvd, and all of Newport's waterfront amenities. This desirable Historic Hill location offers a wonderful opportunity for either rental/retail, a home-business or a residence for a buyer looking for a prime downtown location. Currently functioning as a busy, successful business, the Davis-Townsend House has ample space for offices, living areas and storage. The property also includes two off-street parking spaces and a private garden area, with decks and a separate entrance. A legal two-family residence, this historic house offers many possibilities and great flexibility on each of its three large, light-filled floors. Located in the highly desirable GENERAL BUSINESS ZONE, this zone offers the most versatility for uses. Business financing may be possible, such as, SBA loans and/or grants. INVESTORS NOTE: GB zoning permits short term and nightly rentals.

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    30 Franklin Street Newport, RI 02840

    • Price: $895,000
    • Status: Active Under Contract
    • Updated: 86 min ago
    • MLS #: 1265234
    0
    Beds
    0
    Baths
    0
    ½ Baths
    0.06
    Acres
    2,461
    SQFT
    $364
    $/SQFT
    1790
    Built
    Neighborhood:
    Historic Hill
    County:
    Newport
    Area:
    Newport
    Property Description
    The historic Davis-Townsend House, built c. 1790 and located between Thames Street and Spring Street, is within walking distance of Bellevue Avenue, America's Cup Blvd, and all of Newport's waterfront amenities. This desirable Historic Hill location offers a wonderful opportunity for either rental/retail, a home-business or a residence for a buyer looking for a prime downtown location. Currently functioning as a busy, successful business, the Davis-Townsend House has ample space for offices, living areas and storage. The property also includes two off-street parking spaces and a private garden area, with decks and a separate entrance. A legal two-family residence, this historic house offers many possibilities and great flexibility on each of its three large, light-filled floors. Located in the highly desirable GENERAL BUSINESS ZONE, this zone offers the most versatility for uses. Business financing may be possible, such as, SBA loans and/or grants. INVESTORS NOTE: GB zoning permits short term and nightly rentals.
    Exterior Features

    Architectural Style Multi-Family Foundation Details Stone Lot Features Historic District Parking Total 2 View Water View YN Yes

    Interior Features

    Basement Full Basement YN Yes Cooling 1 Unit Furnished Unfurnished Heating CommonGasHot Water

    Property Features

    Business Type Mixed Community Features MarinaNear HospitalNear SchoolsPublic TransportationRecreation AreaShoppingSidewalksTennis Court(S)High Traffic Location Current Use Office Electric Circuit Breakers Land Lease YN No Operating Expense 0 Possible Use CommercialInvestmentMulti-FamilyMixed UseResidentialRetailSingle FamilyOffice Property Sub Type Office Road Surface Type Asphalt Security Features Security System OwnedCarbon Monoxide Detector(S)Fire AlarmPanic AlarmSmoke Detector(S)Building SecuritySecurity Service Sewer ConnectedPublic SewerSanitaryStorm Sewer Tax Annual Amount 8234 Tax Assessed Value 534000 Tax Lot 052 Tax Year 2019 Utilities Cable AvailableElectricity AvailableNatural Gas AvailableNatural Gas ConnectedMunicipal UtilitiesPhone AvailableWater ConnectedSewer Connected Water Source ConnectedPublic

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    © 2020 State-Wide Multiple Listing Service. All rights reserved. The data relating to real estate for sale or lease on this web site comes in part from the Internet Data Exchange (IDX) program of the State-Wide MLS. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than Westcott Properties are marked with the MLS logo or an abbreviated logo and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing broker. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS or Westcott Properties. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Data last updated: 2020-10-26T18:37:45.73.
     
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