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A 130-year-old firehouse in Newport has been converted into a 4-bedroom home — and it just got a $1 million price cut. Take a look inside the ‘Chutes and Ladders’ house.

A historic four-bedroom Newport home nicknamed the “Chutes and Ladders” house is selling for $US3.45 million following a $US1.2 million price cut in May. Housed in a former 19th-century Rhode Island fire station, it comes with multiple staircases plus an elevator and working firepole. In 2009, the home received a […]
A 130-year-old firehouse in Newport has been converted into a 4-bedroom home — and it just got a $1 million price cut. Take a look inside the ‘Chutes and Ladders’ house.
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One of Sydney’s most famous pubs is finally reopening at Easter

Merivale CEO Justin Hemmes has announced the former Newport Arms hotel will reopen on Good Friday. Hemmes bought the 1.15 hectare site, worth an estimated $50 million, 12 months ago. He’s spent the past 10 months, two months longer than planned, in a $250,000 redevelopment of the biggest beer garden […]
One of Sydney’s most famous pubs is finally reopening at Easter