MLS Number 1207875
- Address 256 East Shore RD
- Bedrooms 7
This 1875 waterfront farmhouse blends European charm of villa style living with modern day comfort. See the sailboats go by as you step onto your dock to greet your guest by boat. Enjoy the views of East Narragansett Bay and the Newport Bridge. Summer days can be spent in your salt water pool with a separate pool bathroom with laundry. This waterfront estate gives you the ability to live on a beautiful island with privacy and ample space to create the memories you desire. As you enter the french doors, the walls detail Venetian plaster with a barnwood ceiling blending the main farm house to the 3 car carriage house. In this renovated farmhouse villa you'll find a 1920's marble fish sink in the kitchen with imported Italian tile and a stunning fieldstone backsplash. 2 gas fireplaces and French limestone with radiant heat will invite you to find the perfect place to relax with expansive water views. When entertaining you will find a wine cellar with herringbone antique brick flooring. Your guest can retire to the carriage house above the garage with bluestone stairs and handrails from the Vanderbilt Estate. If you needed any more charm and space, you will find a beautiful slate roof barn and original potting shed on the property. This one bedroom second floor barn space has many possibilities and water views.
Listed by Nicole Hoffman of Bessette Realty