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539 Center Road

Block Island, RI 02807
  • $3,500,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 87 Days
  • MLS #: 1293217
Price Reduced
UPDATED: 39 min ago
$3,500,000
  • 7
    BEDS
  • 4.2
    ACRES
  • 3
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 3,003
    SQFT
  • $1,166
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1884
County:
Area:

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Description

An opportunity to own a property like "Holiday Haven" does not happen very often. Built in 1884 by legendary Island craftsman John Hayes for Mr. and Mrs. William Pitt Ball, its original name was "Pleasant View Cottage". Today the water and land views are still stunning. Views of the Atlantic Ocean, Great Salt Pond and Trim's Pond can be seen from most rooms. The rolling topography to the water's edge is hidden from the main road. A path leading to Trim's Pond, a CRMC Class 1 Certification area, is the perfect spot to launch a kayak or paddle board. The single-family home with a 1-bedroom apartment also serves as a guest house licensed for 2 rooms with a shared bath. There are over 20 rooms of various sizes throughout the house, including the basement. A solarium and deck were added to give the owners privacy from their guests. The present owners have perfectly maintained the dwelling. In addition, there is a 2-car garage with a loft area above. Located in the Residential B Zone, the property has 4.2 acres with over 325 feet of frontage on Trim's Pond. Two fieldstone foundations, mature trees and perennial gardens are part of the nicely landscaped lawn which exposes well-maintained stonewalls. A truly unique piece of Block Island property!

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539 Center Road Block Island, RI 02807

  • Price: $3,500,000
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 87 Days
  • Updated: 39 min ago
  • MLS #: 1293217
7
Beds
3
Baths
1
½ Baths
4.2
Acres
3,003
SQFT
$1,166
$/SQFT
1884
Built
Neighborhood:
Near New Harbor
County:
Washington
Area:
Block Island
Property Description
An opportunity to own a property like "Holiday Haven" does not happen very often. Built in 1884 by legendary Island craftsman John Hayes for Mr. and Mrs. William Pitt Ball, its original name was "Pleasant View Cottage". Today the water and land views are still stunning. Views of the Atlantic Ocean, Great Salt Pond and Trim's Pond can be seen from most rooms. The rolling topography to the water's edge is hidden from the main road. A path leading to Trim's Pond, a CRMC Class 1 Certification area, is the perfect spot to launch a kayak or paddle board. The single-family home with a 1-bedroom apartment also serves as a guest house licensed for 2 rooms with a shared bath. There are over 20 rooms of various sizes throughout the house, including the basement. A solarium and deck were added to give the owners privacy from their guests. The present owners have perfectly maintained the dwelling. In addition, there is a 2-car garage with a loft area above. Located in the Residential B Zone, the property has 4.2 acres with over 325 feet of frontage on Trim's Pond. Two fieldstone foundations, mature trees and perennial gardens are part of the nicely landscaped lawn which exposes well-maintained stonewalls. A truly unique piece of Block Island property!
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Historic/AntiqueVictorian Construction Materials DrywallShingle SidingWood Siding Covered Spaces 2 Exterior Features DeckPorchBarbecue Foundation Details Concrete PerimeterStone Frontage Length 325 Garage YN Yes Levels Three Or More Lot Features Waterfront Parking Features DetachedGarage Parking Total 8 Patio And Porch Features DeckPorch View SaltwaterWater View YN Yes Waterfront Features Beach FrontWater AccessWalk To WaterWaterfront Waterfront YN Yes

Interior Features

Appliances DryerDishwasherExhaust FanOvenOil Water HeaterRangeRefrigeratorTrash CompactorWasher Basement Exterior EntryFullInterior EntryUnfinished Basement YN Yes Below Grade Finished Area 0 Cooling Attic FanWindow Unit(S) Fireplace Features None Fireplace YN No Fireplaces Total 0 Flooring HardwoodVinylCarpet Heating Hot WaterOilSteam Interior Features AtticPermanent Attic Stairs Living Area 3003 Window Features Thermal Windows

Property Features

Attached Garage YN No Community Features MarinaNear SchoolsRecreation AreaShoppingTennis Court(S) Electric 100 Amp Service Land Lease YN No Operating Expense 0 Property Sub Type Single Family Residence Senior Community YN No Sewer Septic Tank Tax Annual Amount 10970 Tax Assessed Value 2046700 Tax Lot 79 Tax Year 2021 Water Source PrivateWell Zoning Rb

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© 2021 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 Onshore Realtors 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 Onshore Realtors. 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: 2021-12-08T10:37:34.89.
 
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