On June 2-3, 2017, the Providence Preservation Society (PPS) will present the Festival of Historic Houses in the Upper Elmwood Historic District. The festival will grant guests self-guided access to more than one dozen private, historic homes. It will also coincide with a neighborhood fair and the third annual PVD Fest, representing aspects of the area’s rich art, architecture, and cultural diversity.
The Festival kicks off with A Night at Knight: Festival of Historic Houses Preview Party, 6:30 – 9:00 pm on Friday, June 2, at the Webster Knight House (c. 1897). Tickets are available at providencehousetour.com, cost $125 and include Saturday tour admission. Proceeds will benefit PPS and the Knight Memorial Library.
Self-guided private house tours will take place on Saturday, June 3, from 10:00 – 4:00 pm. Guests will have the opportunity to tour Upper Elmwood’s distinct architecture, ranging from Queen Anne Victorian to Colonial Revival style. Saturday registration begins at 9:45 am at the Knight Memorial Library, 275 Elmwood Avenue. Tickets will be $35 for Elmwood residents, $45 for PPS member, and $55 for all other guests. Advance ticket purchase is strongly recommended at providencehousetour.com where tickets will be $35 for Elmwood residents and PPS members, and $45 for all other guests.
Join PPS at ppsri.org/ membership for updates and savings on the festival and more throughout the year.
PPS’s Festival of Historic Houses is supported by a grant from the Providence Tourism Council as well as by corporate and individual sponsors. For more information and sponsorship opportunities, please visit providencehousetour.com.
On April 28, Residential Properties Ltd. completed the sale of 45 Winfield Road in Providence for $1,057,000 with Rebecca Mayer as the listing agent and Kevin Fox as the selling agent, both representing RPL’s Providence office.
45 Winfield Road is ideally located on a quiet street mere steps from Blackstone Boulevard, offering the best of the suburbs with the convenience of living in-town. The property resides on an expansive 17,500 square foot lot on which a large patio and an enormous top-of-the-line outdoor kitchen rest beneath an elegant pergola.
The residence was originally built in 2000 by Meridian Custom Homes co-founder Alex Mitchell for himself and his family. It boasts five bedrooms, a finished lower level, wonderful natural light, and handsome hardwood flooring; representative of Meridian Custom Homes’ artisanal build quality and superior in-house design. To view the full photos and property video, please go to 45winfieldroad.com.
Rebecca Mayer is licensed to sell real estate in both Rhode Island and Massachusetts. She obtained her broker’s license in 1990 and became certified as a residential appraiser in 1992. Rebecca has sold 14 properties so far this year.
To learn more about Rebecca, please visit her bio page at ResidentialProperties.com.
Kevin Fox is a multi-million dollar producer and is consistently one of the top producers in the state and one of the top agents on the East Side of Providence. In 2016, he was the #3 agent in Rhode Island in dollar volume, the #1 agent in transactions closed on the East Side, and Providence County’s #1 Buyer’s agent.
To learn more about Kevin, please visit his bio page at ResidentialProperties.com.
Residential Properties Ltd is proud to announce the sale of 15 Rumstick Drive in Barrington’s Rumstick Point neighborhood for $1,200,000. RPL represented both sides of the transaction with the Friedman Real Estate Group representing the seller and Elizabeth Kirk acting as the buyer’s agent.
The picturesque expanded cottage has been lovingly maintained and exudes a coastal feel throughout. Built in 1933, the home has been expanded with recent additions while still retaining much of its original charm. The home has great water views and has been updated for modern living, notably the large kitchen with a center island, breakfast bar and stainless appliances. The property is great for outdoor entertaining, with a patio and firepit in the fully fenced backyard. The property also has deeded water access just steps from the house.
The Friedman Real Estate Group is comprised of Ted Friedman, Betsy Friedman, and Claudia Maiorana and has won several awards over the years including the Circle of Sales Excellence Platinum Award in 2015. Ted has also been a Five Star Agent from 2011-2016. For more information on the Friedman Real Estate Group, visit their website at FriedmanGroupRI.com.
Elizabeth Kirk is a Platinum level multi-million dollar producer, as well as a Rhode Island Monthly Five Star Realtor. For more information on Kirk, please visit her website at ElizabethPKirk.com.