The Providence Real Estate Guy

8 cushing street East Side Of Providence, RI 02906

  • Sold
  • 4 Beds
  • 4.1 Baths
  • 3,667 Square Feet

Outstanding historic home beautifully situated on a spectacular double lot in College Hill! Completely renovated and thoughtfully expanded in 1989-1990. Fabulous city views from most rooms.

Spacious open flow with 9 foot high ceilings. Elegant quality details and built-ins throughout. The stunning entry hall opens to a large sunny living room with a fireplace and 3 sets of French doors which lead out to a 42 foot long porch overlooking the beautifully landscaped yard. On the other side of the foyer is a handsome library or family room with lovely wood detailing and a fireplace. Formal dining room plus an outstanding cook's kitchen with extensive custom cabinetry, high-end stainless appliances, a breakfast area, and 2 more sets of French doors out to the porch. The large butler's pantry has access to a sweet bluestone patio to the west and a brick patio to the east.

A charming curved staircase highlighted by a striking wall of windows takes you to the 2nd level. Alternatively, there is a convenient elevator that goes from the basement to the 2nd floor. The superb master suite features a luxury bath, a walk-in closet, and opens to a deck showcasing dramatic southwest views of the city. There are 3 other generous bedrooms on this level, each with its own ensuite bathroom, plus a laundry and office area. Updated mechanicals including 3 zones of central air-conditioning and a 400 amp electrical service. The large walk-out basement provides great storage and there is a finished exercise room.

Great location - an easy walk to Brown, RISD, downtown Providence, and the train. A very special property!!

Property Details

Single Family
College Hill
Year Built
Lot Size
8,500 Sq Ft
Full Baths
Half Baths
Living Area
3,667 Sq Ft
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The East Side

The East Side is steeped in old New England charm with its striking, historic architecture and beautiful stone and brick sidewalks. Three of the state’s more prominent prep schools as well as Brown University and the Rhode Island School of Design are located on the East Side.

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