Zachariah Allen House (c1772) Oasis in the city! Beautifully restored Colonial at the very top of historic Benefit Street. Charming original details preserved including wide plank floors throughout, and a beamed ceiling in the dining room and kitchen. Sunny open layout with lots of windows all around. Restored fireplace with a gas stove. Wonderful cook’s kitchen with soapstone counters and a breakfast bar. Cozy family room off the kitchen features a lovely wall of built-ins. Full bath with laundry on the 1st floor. Terrific master suite has a stunning bathroom with tumbled marble, a soaking tub, and an oversized stall shower. Two other bedrooms and a bathroom on the 2nd floor. Partially finished attic offers excellent expansion possibilities. Attractive street level entrance to additional finished living space which could be used for a bedroom suite, a home office, an in-law apartment, or a work studio. Recently painted inside and out. Updated mechanicals including ductless air-conditioning. Huge landscaped and fenced back yard with a cobblestone driveway for 4 car parking and a large storage shed. Super convenient location - an easy walk to the colleges, the train, and downtown Providence!