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657 Highland Ave

Fall River, MA 02720
  • $795,000
  • STATUS: Contingent
  • MLS #: 72885409
Under Contract
UPDATED: 7 min ago
$795,000
  • 6
    BEDS
  • 0.53
    ACRES
  • 2
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 4,577
    SQFT
  • $174
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1894
County:
Area:

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Listing courtesy of David Durot of Century 21 Topsail Realty - Newport.

Description

Welcome to 657 Highland Ave, also known, as the "THE RISING SUN", reported to be one of the most "ICONIC" homes in Fall River. Located on over 1/2 acre lot in the prestigious Neighborhood of the Highlands. It offers 6-8 bedrooms, a Tea room, inground pool and a 2nd and 3rd floor deck off the bedrooms. The famed center staircase is illuminated by a large 20 x 15 skylight. The ceilings are tongue and groove and completely different in every room (a Japanese method called Feng Shui to bring harmony to the home). The interior of the house has over 20 species of wood through out. The famed Architect Ralph Adams Cram has been on the cover of Time magazine 4 times and has also designed the Fall River public library and St Georges Chapel in Middle Town RI) this authentic Pagoda Home was built without any nails (known as KUMIKI) which is why the solid 125yr walnut front doors still work perfectly, The Rising Sun interior has been argued to have started the ARTS and Crafts movement.

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657 Highland Ave Fall River, MA 02720

  • Price: $795,000
  • Status: Contingent
  • Updated: 7 min ago
  • MLS #: 72885409
6
Beds
2
Baths
1
½ Baths
0.53
Acres
4,577
SQFT
$174
$/SQFT
1894
Built
Neighborhood:
Other
County:
Bristol
Area:
Other
Property Description
Welcome to 657 Highland Ave, also known, as the "THE RISING SUN", reported to be one of the most "ICONIC" homes in Fall River. Located on over 1/2 acre lot in the prestigious Neighborhood of the Highlands. It offers 6-8 bedrooms, a Tea room, inground pool and a 2nd and 3rd floor deck off the bedrooms. The famed center staircase is illuminated by a large 20 x 15 skylight. The ceilings are tongue and groove and completely different in every room (a Japanese method called Feng Shui to bring harmony to the home). The interior of the house has over 20 species of wood through out. The famed Architect Ralph Adams Cram has been on the cover of Time magazine 4 times and has also designed the Fall River public library and St Georges Chapel in Middle Town RI) this authentic Pagoda Home was built without any nails (known as KUMIKI) which is why the solid 125yr walnut front doors still work perfectly, The Rising Sun interior has been argued to have started the ARTS and Crafts movement.
Exterior Features

Beachfront No Exterior Stucco Exterior Features PorchDeck - RoofCovered Patio/DeckBalconyPool - IngroundGuttersFenced Yard Foundation Granite Lot Description Paved Drive Parking Spaces 6 Road Type Public Roof Material Asphalt/Fiberglass Shingles Style CraftsmanOther (See Remarks) Water View Features Bay Waterfront Flag No Waterview Flag Yes

Interior Features

Basement Yes Basement Features Full Cooling Window Ac Fireplaces 4 Flooring WoodTile Heat Zones 3 Heating Forced AirGas Hot Water Natural GasTank Interior Features Cable Available Master Bath No Rooms 14

Property Features

Amenities Swimming Pool Assessments 421500.00 Contingency Type Inspection Disclosure No Electric Features 200 Amps Lead Paint Unknown Lender Owned No Sewer City/Town Sewer Short Sale Lender App Required No Single Family Type Detached Sq Ft Source Public Record Tax Year 2021 Taxes 5829.00 Water City/Town Water Year Built Description Certified Historic Year Built Source Owner Zoning S

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Listing provided courtesy of David Durot of Century 21 Topsail Realty - Newport.


The property listing data and information set forth herein were provided to MLS Property Information Network, Inc. from third party sources, including sellers, lessors and public records, and were compiled by MLS Property Information Network, Inc. The property listing data and information are for the personal, non commercial use of consumers having a good faith interest in purchasing or leasing listed properties of the type displayed to them and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties which such consumers may have a good faith interest in purchasing or leasing. MLS Property Information Network, Inc. and its subscribers disclaim any and all representations and warranties as to the accuracy of the property listing data and information set forth herein. Data last updated 2021-10-24T11:08:59.313.
 
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