Built c. 1909, the Eugene & Pauline Drake House is an elegant Colonial Revival home with historical details graciously restored for 21st century living. This stunning home sits in a prime College Hill location on a private city lot with a four bay garage and home gym.
The gracious entry hall showcases the home’s beautiful wide plank floors and is flanked by a handsome study and a large living room where you will want to host all occasions. Sliding doors open to a formal dining room and a family room surrounded by built-in shelves. The fully equipped cook’s kitchen includes stainless steel appliances, and a delightful breakfast area.
A courtyard garden overlooks the yard and historic streetscape to create an ideal setting for al fresco dining right on College Hill.
The second floor has three bedrooms, including a spacious master suite with en-suite bath, dressing area and a spacious walk-in closet. Two additional bedrooms, a full tile bath, and a serene sunroom complete this level.
The third floor consists of two bedroom suites, each with its own private full bath and sitting area.
The lower level of the home is great for entertaining with a generous rec room with built-in seating, and a full kitchen with a serving window. Also included are a wine cellar, sauna, and laundry.
This is ideal College Hill is located close to many of the East Side’s great amenities. Thayer Street is just steps away and is lined with popular stores and restaurants. The campuses of both Brown University and the Rhode Island School of Design along with their acclaimed museums. The train station is minutes away in downtown Providence for convenient commuting throughout the Northeast Corridor. Visit the Creative Capital, a hub of unique cultural experiences like the award-winning restaurants and theaters, and the renowned Waterfire.