MLS Number 1283975
- MlsStatus Active
- Square Feet 5658
“Fire Station No. 1” is one of the city’s most iconic buildings located in the heart of downtown Newport and steps from all the activities that makes this City special. Historical details include original and functioning barn doors, brass fire pole, and a 65’ lookout tower which is the highest private viewing spot in Newport. On the market for sale for the first time in over 30 years, this is an opportunity to purchase a one-of-a-kind building that is on the National Register of Historic Properties. “Fire Station No. 1” has approximately 6,500 square feet of indoor and outdoor space on 8 separate levels and an intimate, private roof deck perfect for entertaining with unparalleled harbor and bridge views. The impressive, arched barn doors that open into an 836 square foot garage with 12’ ceilings and concrete, steel-beamed floors perfect for a collector of cars or art. Additionally on the first floor is a 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom guest area with private entrance, large south-facing windows, exposed brick walls and 12’ high ceilings. Currently, the second floor is divided into 3 levels with original wood beams, restored windows that allow for plenty of natural light, and the classic brass fire pole. The lower level is partially finished allowing for additional office space, a home gym, media room and storage. The use of the property is that of a mixed-use in a GB zone with offices and a dwelling unit. Architecture renderings available for a 4-bedroom, 3.5 bath residence.
Listed by Michelle Drum of Gustave White Sotheby's Realty