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The Benjamin Tisdale House circa 1833 …corner of church st. and division st.

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Last updated: 09/18/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

***THIS IS NOT A PARTY HOUSE. THIS IS THE UPSTAIRS 5 BEDROOM UNIT OF A LARGE 3 FAMILY HOME, SO RESPECTFUL RENTERS ONLY PLEASE. The house is perfect for a group looking for a quiet weekend in Newport, if that's not you then there are plenty of other houses to choose from.***

GORGEOUS colonial house on the National Historic Register. BEST LOCATION in Newport (Church/Division)! A beautiful, newly renovated apartment with central air conditioning (2nd and 3rd floor of the building and 4th floor cupola, secure entrance) with tons of old world character on Church off of Thames St. It is within a few blocks from The Cooke House, Black Pearl, Yesterday’s, Buskers, Starbucks, the movie theatre, etc. It features the following amenities:
- 5 bedrooms, 3 full baths (newly renovated). The 2nd floor has 2 bedrooms (2 queen beds), the 3rd floor has 3 bedrooms 2 full and 1 queen).
- 3 off-street reserved parking spaces (tight squeeze but you can get 3 in)
- Free washer and dryer in building
- New eat-in kitchen (microwave, blender, coffee maker, panini maker, pots/pans...fully stocked. No dishwasher)
- Charming patio you won’t want to leave w/ gas grill and patio set.
- Cable, 32' TV, Bose stereo system and internet
- Beautiful furniture...ie. 4-post mahogany Queen bed, mahogany full bed (new mattresses)
- Exclusive use of the romantic 4th floor cupola that overlooks the harbor (seats 2)
- Hardwood floors throughout and 9 ft ceilings. 4 beautiful fireplaces (fireplaces do NOT work). 2nd floor alcove.
- Large storage area in basement for storing bicycles, fishing gear, beach gear, etc.
- Spacious living room that can accommodate a large group comfortably
- Ceiling fans, throw blankets, soft towels, games, books and movie collection ...all of the things to make your stay comfortable

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 2
  • 2200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Fireplaces are not operable. Washer and dryer are free (located in the basement). All utilities, cable, internet included....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    Cranium, checkers, monopoly, scrabble...moreless

  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo:

    Bose stereo...moreless

  • Television
  • Video Library:

    Large libarary of all time favorite movies...moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Water View:

    Gorgeous view of water from the cupola....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Ice Skating
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street:

    easy for 2, squeeze a third....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    In basement...moreless

  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace:

    Capped and cannot be used...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Keurig coffee maker...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    fully stocked Kitchen...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Building Type

  • House
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
summer season
Apr 30 - Sep 30, 2018
5 night min stay
$675

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning Fee $250
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000

Notes:

May thru October; $675/night, price negotiable for long term stay; Minimum stay required

November thru April; $625/night

Cleaning fee of $250.. if 8 or more in party $25 additional per guest, plus a REFUNDABLE $1000 security deposit.

**Rents and security deposit are paid UPFRONT to reserve unit.

Payments via check or visa/M.C. payments…3% fee for credit cards.

100% due up front to hold dates. Full refund if cancelled > 90 days prior to reserved date. 50% return if cancelled, > 60 days out. If cancel beyond that I will see what I can do but no guarantee.


Owner's cancellation policy:

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Last updated: 09/18/2016
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Location

0.5 Miles
Nearest Beach
From Newport beach (near cliff walk)

Car: Not Necessary

Historic mansion tours and special events at numerous mansions from the turn of the century ….The Gilded Age. Including Newport Preservation Society Properties, The Breakers, Rosecliff, The Elms, Chateau Sur Mer, Marble House. Also seasonal tours at The Doris Duke Estate; Rough Pointe. Fort Adams State Park, home to Newport's famed Jazz Festival. Historic Hill encompassing many revolutionary war period homes.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: We have been a fan of Newport since 1989 and love the historic and architectural charm as well as the open scenic cliff walk views. Newport has offered us a unique home away from home with a atmosphere that is unforgettable…Married in Newport in the mid nineties and have raised our family with Newport as a central figure in our children's lives.

Why the Owner Chose Historic Hill, Newport, RI, USA:
If I have free time then I want to spend it in Newport, it is my favorite place to be. I wanted to be right down town near all of the action of the downtown triangle, but still have some peace and quiet. This home was the perfect mix of both! I love its old world charm, the history (National Historic Landmark) and being close to all of my favorite spots in town. I can walk to the beach, Tennis Hall of Fame, the mansions and fantastic restaurants. Being able to walk to these places is key because of summer traffic and tough parking!

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Some unique benefits this house has to offer is it's proximately to many of Newport's favorite spots (within just a few blocks from the harbor, Cooke House, Black Pearl, Yesterday’s, Buskers, Starbucks, the movie theatre, etc.) The house also boasts a charming patio for BBQ's and fun as well as a romantic 4th floor cupola which looks out over the harbor. Every piece of furniture was selected to complete the perfect feel for this vacation get-away...from a beautiful mahogany 4-post bed to a wistful breezy sleigh bed, Bright and beautiful summer bedrooms on third floor, bookcase full of great summer reading material, cozy alcove and fireplace reading areas.


Contact us

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Photos

  • The Benjamin Tisdale House circa 1833 …corner of church st. and division st.

    The Benjamin Tisdale House circa 1833 …corner of church st. and division st.

  • Secure entrance inside the building.  Unit 3 entrance is straight ahead.

    Secure entrance inside the building. Unit 3 entrance is straight ahead.

  • Large living room with seating comfortably for 8-9 people.

    Large living room with seating comfortably for 8-9 people.

  • Kitchen seating area:  seats 6 comfortably, can add 2 chairs to fit 8.

    Kitchen seating area: seats 6 comfortably, can add 2 chairs to fit 8.

  • Master bedroom with new queen bed.  Ceiling fan and Non working fireplace.

    Master bedroom with new queen bed. Ceiling fan and Non working fireplace.

  • Fireplace and sitting area of 2nd floor guest bedroom.

    Fireplace and sitting area of 2nd floor guest bedroom.

  • Attached bathroom w/ sink, toilet and shower.  Marble floors with towel warmer!

    Attached bathroom w/ sink, toilet and shower. Marble floors with towel warmer!

  • Third floor bungalow style   queen bed, wonderful oak hardwood floors.

    Third floor bungalow style queen bed, wonderful oak hardwood floors.

  • Third floor full bed, nautical theme room with great views of trinity church.

    Third floor full bed, nautical theme room with great views of trinity church.

  • Harbor view from 4th floor cupola bar

    Harbor view from 4th floor cupola bar

  • Harbor view of surrounding houses from 4th floor cupola bar

    Harbor view of surrounding houses from 4th floor cupola bar

  • Tisdale House (prominent Newport Silversmith) on National Historic Register

    Tisdale House (prominent Newport Silversmith) on National Historic Register

  • Tulips in the flower boxes for spring time.

    Tulips in the flower boxes for spring time.

  • Large living room with games, books and fireplace.

    Large living room with games, books and fireplace.

  • Eat-in Kitchen w/ pots/pans, blender, Kerig, panini maker, etc.

    Eat-in Kitchen w/ pots/pans, blender, Kerig, panini maker, etc.

  • 2nd floor alcove...perfect to cozy up to a book and look out over Church St

    2nd floor alcove...perfect to cozy up to a book and look out over Church St

  • 2nd floor bathroom with sink, toilet and shower in Victorian style.

    2nd floor bathroom with sink, toilet and shower in Victorian style.

  • Guest room queen sleigh bed with its own full bath. Non working fireplace.

    Guest room queen sleigh bed with its own full bath. Non working fireplace.

  • Stairway to 3rd floor

    Stairway to 3rd floor

  • Third floor quite back bedroom w/ dbl bed across  the hall from bathroom.

    Third floor quite back bedroom w/ dbl bed across the hall from bathroom.

  • 3rd floor bathroom w/ view of the harbor and Cathredral ceilings.

    3rd floor bathroom w/ view of the harbor and Cathredral ceilings.

  • View from 4th floor cupola bar

    View from 4th floor cupola bar

  • Outdoor patio.  Shared by house.  2 separate seating areas.  Charcoal BBQ.

    Outdoor patio. Shared by house. 2 separate seating areas. Charcoal BBQ.

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This listing was first published here in 2009.

Date last modified - Thursday, September 22, 2016

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