South Kingstown Home for Sale -RI Historic Kingston Home for Sale -368 Old North Road Kingston RI 02881
To go back nearly 200 years to knock on the door of Henry Eldred your Kingston Village stone mason would have taken
you to his stately home at 368 Old North Road in Kingston, RI 02881. It was a sprawling many acre gentleman’s farm at one time which kept the family well fed in 1822 when he built this historic Colonial home and barns.
This is the “Henry Eldred” home on the National Historic register along with .6 acre with barns that is for sale in Kingston RI. Located next to the University of Rhode Island and in walking distance of cultural (Fine Arts), concert and spot venues (Ryan Center) and ice hockey rink (Boss Arena), this house at 368 Old North Road, Kingston, RI offers a great location to any South Kingstown home buyer.
The home is a Federal style colonial RI historic home with nearly 1600 square feet of living space. Updated Wood mode kitchen with stunning cherry hardwood floors, dining room with Lopi wood stove, 2 full baths, living room with fireplace, den and 3 bedrooms with wood floors throughout this antique well restored home. It has oil baseboard heat and connected town water.
A Long paved driveway and renovated carport adds to the home’s historic feel. Three older barns are part of the property. Approximately .6 acre with open space on both sides of the home gives lots of breathing room and privacy for the new buyer…wonderful granite stone walls and stone posts pepper this historic and antique home property in Kingston RI. As part of the purchase price, the seller will connect to town sewers prior to closing.
From the large formal living room with stately fireplace mantle to the two staircases that take
you to the second floor of the home (kids always love this for easy access), you will find charm and history within. A wonderful stone deck with pergola and purple chinese wisteria intertwined on it makes the back patio area a great place to relax. The barns do need some TLC and need to remain on the property as part of the covenant restrictions as well as the main house needs to remain in structure from the outside as is (no additions). This RI historic home for sale offers more than just antiquity – it exudes warmth and the fondness of centuries of care.
The landscape of this home at 368 Old North Road is amazing from the red and white trillium to the massive Linden trees,
perennial geraniums and amazing hostas, roses and hydrangeas…it will be a Kingston gardeners delight to discover what lines the stonewalls and beyond. Take a walk to URI or just step outside your door in the fall & spring to hear the URI band practicing their musical numbers- it is a phenomenal location to call home. Call me today at 401-529-7849 for a private showing. South Kingstown Home for Sale -Historic Kingston Home for Sale -368 Old North Road Kingston RI 02881.
Ginny Lacey Gorman is your go to Real Estate agent for homes in Kingston RI and beyond…knowing the geographic area, schools, happenings,important tidbits of information and businesses well. She’s the RI Real Estate agent with the Sparkly Red Shoes. Ginny lived in Kingston RI for many years and knows the community well!
Waterfront, oceanfront, luxury and coastal RI homes for sale are her specialty but all of RI is her backyard. When you are in need of a good professional for your buying and selling needs and an internet savvy marketer who sells RI houses in this real estate market – call Ginny at 401.529.7849.