BlogNews January 13, 2017

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty Announces Significant Sale in Jamestown

Jamestown, RI (January 13, 2017) – Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty is pleased to announce the sale of “Meeresblick” located at 177 Beavertail Road, Jamestown, Rhode Island for $2,400,000. According to data from Rhode Island Statewide Multiple Listing Service, this is the second highest sale in the municipality in the past 12 months. The sellers of this historic, oceanfront home were represented by Judy Chace, Broker/Owner and Rosemary Simpson, Sales Associate with Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty. The buyers in this transaction were represented by Joyce Antoniello of Island Realty.

According to Chace, “This home on Mackerel Cove presents a classic 19th century seaside estate offering a unique opportunity to own a treasured piece of Jamestown history. Period-sensitive details add to the splendor of this historic home including elegant features such as stained-glass windows and a turreted staircase. I am honored to have been able to represent such an iconic, historic circa 1893 waterfront home.”

“The buyers for the property are a truly great fit as they appreciate the craftsmanship and period details of the incredible home,” adds joint listing agent Rosemary Simpson.

Meeresblick was originally built as a summer home by Joshua and Joanna Lippincott. Joshua was an heir to Lippincott Publishing and Joanna was the daughter of Joseph Wharton of Bethlehem Steel and founder of the Wharton School of Business.

“We are so pleased to be a growing presence in all areas of the state and, with the sale of Meeresblick, are excited to start our year with this remarkable sale in Conanicut Island,” remarks Ray Mott, Broker/Owner of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty.


Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty was founded by Ray Mott and Judy Chace, two of Rhode Island’s most accomplished and respected luxury real estate specialists. With a combined history of success and a reputation for representing Rhode Island’s finest properties, Chace and Mott have an established record of providing exceptional customer service to their national and international clientele. The firm is comprised of over 130 dedicated sales associates with six offices in Rhode Island in Barrington, Charlestown, East Greenwich, Narragansett, Providence and Watch Hill.

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty’s network includes over 19,000 sales associates located in approximately 845 offices in 65 countries and territories. Each office is independently owned and operated.

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