Newburyport, Massachusetts MA 01950-2807
Sold For: $1,100,000
Listing ID 71820294 Status sold 8/31/2015 Sold Date 4 Bedrooms 3 Full Baths 3,997 SqFt 0.180 Acres

Property Description:

Built circa 1785, noteworthy Georgian Colonial sits prominently on Spring Street. Originally built by Samuel Bayley, exceptional updated historic home located in the heart of the city in desirable South End near restaurants, riverfront and downtown businesses. Warm and inviting, the entrance is through a vestibule with fabulous etched glass doors that open to a grand foyer that features a floating “good morning staircase”. The extraordinary detail of this house is extensive. Custom built-ins, interior shutters, striking crown moldings and wainscoting, mercury glass doorknobs, wide pine floors, high ceilings, and 4 working fireplaces. Up to date with addition of a family room off the large stainless kitchen, that blends beautifully with the architecture, and an updated “mud” and laundry room. Windows have been renovated so function and esthetic values have been restored. Ample storage throughout. Mechanicals updated. About 35 miles from Boston easily access to commuter rail & highways.

Primary Features

County: Essex
Property Sub Type: Single Family
Property Type: Single Family
Year Built: 1785
Zoning: R3


Appliances: Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer
Basement: yes
Basement Description: Full, Interior Access, Bulkhead, Concrete Floor
Bathroom 1 Description: Bathroom - Full, Bathroom - With Shower Stall, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile
Bathroom 1 Dimensions: 10X6
Bathroom 1 Level: First Floor
Bathroom 2 Description: Bathroom - Full, Bathroom - With Shower Stall, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile
Bathroom 2 Dimensions: 8X6
Bathroom 2 Level: Second Floor
Bathroom 3 Description: Bathroom - Full, Bathroom - With Tub & Shower, Flooring - Stone/Ceramic Tile
Bathroom 3 Dimensions: 9X5
Bathroom 3 Level: Second Floor
Bedroom 2 Description: Fireplace, Closet, Flooring - Wood
Bedroom 2 Dimensions: 18X14
Bedroom 2 Level: Second Floor
Bedroom 3 Description: Closet, Flooring - Wood
Bedroom 3 Dimensions: 15X15
Bedroom 3 Level: Second Floor
Bedroom 4 Description: Flooring - Wood
Bedroom 4 Dimensions: 18X15
Bedroom 4 Level: Second Floor
Cooling: Central Air
Cooling Zones: 1
Dining Room Description: Fireplace, Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, Flooring - Wood
Dining Room Dimensions: 15X15
Dining Room Level: First Floor
Family Room Description: Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, Flooring - Wall to Wall Carpet, Window(s) - Picture, French Doors, Exterior Access, Recessed Lighting
Family Room Dimensions: 15X13
Family Room Level: First Floor
Fireplaces: 4
Flooring: Wood, Tile, Wall to Wall Carpet, Pine
Heat Zones: 3
Heating: Central Heat, Forced Air, Steam, Gas, Electric
Insulation Feature: Unknown
Interior Features: Cable Available, French Doors
Kitchen Description: Flooring - Wood, Dining Area, Pantry, Kitchen Island, Recessed Lighting, Stainless Steel Appliances
Kitchen Dimensions: 18X15
Kitchen Level: First Floor
Laundry Description: Dryer Hookup - Electric, Dryer Hookup - Gas, Washer Hookup
Laundry Level: First Floor
Living Description: Fireplace, Flooring - Wood, Window(s) - Bay/Bow/Box
Living Dimensions: 20X18
Living Level: First Floor
Master Bedroom Description: Closet, Flooring - Wood
Master Bedroom Dimensions: 17X14
Master Bedroom Level: Second Floor
Number of Rooms: 11
Other 1 Description: Fireplace, Closet/Cabinets - Custom Built, Flooring - Wood
Other 1 Dimensions: 16X13
Other 1 Level: First Floor
Other 1 Room Name: Library
Other 2 Description: Flooring - Wood
Other 2 Dimensions: 35X8
Other 2 Level: First Floor
Other 2 Room Name: Foyer
Other 3 Level: Third Floor
Other 3 Room Name: Office
Other 4 Description: Skylight, Closet - Walk-in, Flooring - Wall to Wall Carpet
Other 4 Dimensions: 20X19
Other 4 Level: Third Floor
Other 4 Room Name: Bonus Room
Other 5 Description: Closet, Flooring - Wood, Dryer Hookup - Electric, Dryer Hookup - Gas, Exterior Access, Washer Hookup
Other 5 Room Name: Mud Room
SqFt Source: Public Record


Color: White
Construction: Frame
Electric Feature: 110 Volts, Circuit Breakers
Exterior: Clapboard, Wood
Exterior Features: Deck, Gutters, Screens, Fenced Yard, Garden Area
Foundation: Fieldstone
Foundation Size: 45x36
Frontage: 105
Garage Spaces: 2
Garage/Parking: Detached, Garage Door Opener, Side Entry
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Lot Description: Paved Drive, Fenced/Enclosed, Level
Lot Size: 7980
Parking Feature: Off-Street, Paved Driveway
Parking Spaces: 4
Road Type: Public, Paved, Publicly Maint., Sidewalk
Roof Material: Asphalt/Fiberglass Shingles
Sewage District: NBPT
Sewer: City/Town Sewer
Style: Colonial, Antique
Utility Connections: for Gas Range, for Gas Dryer, for Electric Dryer, Washer Hookup
Water: City/Town Water


Grade School: Bresnahan
High School: NHS
Middle School: Nock Middle Sch
Waterfront Type: Ocean


Amenities: Public Transportation, Shopping, Swimming Pool, Tennis Court, Park, Walk/Jog Trails, Stables, Golf Course, Medical Facility, Laundromat, Bike Path, Conservation Area, Marina, Private School, Public School, T-Station
Book: 12006
Energy Features: Storm Doors
Entered By: C8002942
Lead Paint: Unknown
Main: K95001
Year Build Description: Actual, Renovated Since
Year Built Source: Public Record


Assessed Value: 911200
Beach Ownership: Public
Disclosure: yes
Disclosures: Dimensions are approximate. Central air on first floor only. Third floor electric heat seasonal use.
Exclusions: Living room window treatments. See seller's disclosure.
Lender Owned: No
Listing Price Per SqFt: 298.97
Tax Year: 2015
Taxes: 12155

Zoning Info

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