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MLS # 1173362 - Sold
c.1886-87 The "Folly House" is a classic period detailed shorefront shingled cottage with modern day amenities. Located on the water's edge of the Jamestown Harbor, this home offers a wonderful wrap around porch on the waterside providing spectacular views of the Narragansett Bay, Newport Bridge, and all the wonderful sailing activities. As afternoon comes around enjoy the summer breezes off the water from the Southeast. The home offers a wonderful kitchen overlooking formal dining area out to the bay. Enjoy a cozy fire in the living room, or relax in the family room. An en suite bedroom on the first floor is ideal for those guest needing easy accessibility. The 2nd floor with east facing master bedroom, captures beautiful sunrises, as well as spectacular full moon rises over the lights of the bridge. Additional guest bedrooms and baths, are located on both the 2nd and 3rd floors. A detached 2 car garage, has additional guest studio space above with separate full bath. Located within a 1/2 miles of the village, restaurants and marinas this convenient location is ideal for a summer home or year round. Mooring hardware, tackle, and rights convey with the property. Recent major renovations were designed and supervised by the architectural firm of Estes/Twombley. Additional work has been done by current owners, and completed by Newport Housewrights. Jamestown, the Jewel of Narragansett Bay, is an island paradise with easy access to Newport, Providence, Boston or NYC.
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Property Type:
Single Family
Year Built:
Bay View Drive / Jamestown Harbor
Lot Size:
0.58 Acres
Zip Code:
Agent Information:
Listed By: Lila Delman RE of Jamestown
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Property Details
Style Type: Cottage, Historic Building Levels: 3
Beds: 7 Bathrooms: 5 Full, 1 Half
Living Area: 3,875 sq. ft. Under Construction: No
Garage Spaces: 2 Fireplaces: 1
Garage Type: Detached, Door Opener Fireplace Type: Brick
Rooms: --
Exterior: Deck, Insulated Glass Windows, Porch, Shingles, Storm Door, Wood
Finished Floor: Ceramic, Hardwood
Sewer: Connected, Municipal
Electric: 200 Amps, 220 Volts, Circuit Breaker
Hot Water: Indirect, Oil
Heat: Oil
Heating System: Hydro-Air
Cooling: Central Air
Water Amenities: Access, Saltwater Front, Saltwater View, Walk to Salt Water
Handicap Accessible: --
Lot: Waterfront
Pool: --
Equipment: Alarm Owned, Cable TV, Dishwasher, Dryer, Exhaust Fan, Hood, Microwave, Oven/Range, Refrigerator, Washer
Near: Bus, Commuter Bus, Golf, Highway Access, Marina, Public School, Recreational Facilities, Schools, Swimming, Tennis
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Content Updated 1/23/2019