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248 Hope ST, Historic DowntownBristol, RI 02809MLS Number 1184307

  • Sale Price: $750,000The price has recently decreased
  • Listed at $795,000
  • 258 Days Since Sale
Price Down Payment Interest Rate Years

Est. Mortgage: $/month

Federal 30-year interest rate: 4.37% last updated on 2019-02-14

This product uses the FRED® API but is not endorsed or certified by the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.

  • 3Bedrooms
  • 3.1Bathroom
  • 0.21Acreage
  • 2806Square Feet

A rare opportunity to live in one of Bristol's most distinguished homes, the Jeremiah Diman House c.1794. Located in the heart of historic downtown on the sought after parade route. Meticulously cared for, this Federal Colonial style home has many original details with period charm including eight fireplaces, carved wood mantles, built-in bookcases and recently refinished wide planked floors. A grand entry foyer with original staircase leads you to the formal rooms. The dining room has French doors leading to a private side porch overlooking the colorful gardens. A two story thoughtfully designed addition completed around 1980 seamlessly blends with the original antique house, it includes an eat in kitchen with stainless appliances, charming breakfast nook with cozy fireplace and a spectacular sunlit family room with walls of windows overlooking the exquisite gardens. The master suite includes ample closets, two bathrooms and a sitting area with fireplace. The wonderfully private fenced yard has been professionally landscaped and is an inviting space for entertaining or to enjoy as a tranquil secluded getaway. The outdoor living space includes a tree canopied blue stone terrace located off the family room and kitchen. This signature home is a short stroll to two in town beaches, Bristol Harbour and East Bay Bike Path. The historic town center is within a few blocks were you can enjoy many wonderful restaurants, cafes, shops and museums. A historic treasure!

Listed by Barbara Stamp of Residential Properties, Ltd.

Listing Sold by Residential Properties, Ltd.

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  • Garage DescDetached, Door Opener
  • Garage Spaces1


  • Year Built1794
  • Property StyleColonial, Historic
  • Under ConstructionNo
  • Full Baths3
  • Half Baths1
  • Bathroom3.1
  • Bedrooms3
  • Square Feet2806
  • Building Levels2
  • Number of Rooms9
  • InsulationCeiling, Walls
  • Apx Abv Gr Liv SF2806

Water Body

  • Water AccessWalk to Salt Water

Basic Information

  • Virtual TourClick Here
  • Listing StatusPending
  • Property TypeSingle Family
  • List Price$795,000
  • Sale Price$750,000
  • Listing Agent NameBarbara Stamp
  • IDX Address DisplayYes
  • MLS Number1184307


  • FireplaceBrick, Gas
  • InteriorAttic, Skylight, Stairs
  • Wall DescriptionDry Wall, Plaster


  • EquipmentAlarm Owned, Dishwasher, Dryer, Garbage Disposal, Hood, Oven/Range, Refrigerator, Washer, Wood Stove
  • Number Of Fireplaces8


  • Listing Web AddressClick Here
  • Sale Date06/08/2018
  • View Count4


  • Address248 Hope ST
  • StateRI
  • Zip02809
  • CountyBRISTOL
  • NeighborhoodHistoric Downtown
  • NearBus, Commuter Bus, Golf, Interstate, Marina, Recreational Facilities, Schools, Shopping, Swimming, Tennis


  • Acreage0.21
  • Approx Lot Square Foot8947
  • Lot DescriptionFenced, Sidewalks, Sprinklers


  • ExteriorClapboard, Patio, Porch, Shingles, Storm Door, Wood


  • Heat SystemBaseboard, Steam, Zoned
  • Heating FuelGas
  • CoolingDuctless AC, Wall Unit
  • Electric100 Amps
  • SewerConnected, Municipal
  • Apx Heat Cost1801-2100, Includes Cooking, Includes Hot Water


First LevelDining Room
First LevelEat In Kitchen
First LevelFamily Room
First LevelFoyer/Hall
First LevelHalf Bath
First LevelLibrary
First LevelLiving Room
First LevelOffice
First LevelPantry
Second LevelBath w/ Shower
Second LevelBedrm2
Second LevelBedrm3
Second LevelFull Bath
Second LevelMaster Bedroom w/ Bath


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