Mega Houses for Sale in the Newport Area for $3.6M and Up
Saturday, September 04, 2021 | GoLocal Prov and Mott & Chace Content Partnership | GoLocalProv.com
Newport is America’s original resort. The playground for the wealthiest. Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International has put together an amazing collection of extraordinary homes.
These are the finest homes available on Aquidneck Island.
Welcome to Rosewalk. An 8-bedroom mansion, 5 of which have ensuite and the remaining bedrooms have detached bathrooms. Built by Mark Horan in 2001 (2018 Coastal Living House). Highly sought-after Kay-Catherine neighborhood is less than a 1/2 mile from Cliff Walk, Easton’s Beach, and Newport’s finest restaurants. This palatial estate features a brand-new kitchen with white rhino marble, marble backsplash, 48” subzero fridge, 2 dishwashers and a 48” dual Wolf Range. New resort-style gunite pool, hot tub and outdoor shower. Stunning millwork, and custom cabinetry by Tosca Woodworking. Great open floor plan perfect for hosting family and friends. Attached 2-car garage, mudroom and lower-level recreation area with Sapele mahogany professional-grade bar, fireplace, pool table, ping-pong, gym & full bath. Central A/C and new roof in 2019. A dream home with every amenity for idyllic Newport summer vacations or year-round living.
Listed by Kylie McCollough
Stunning New Construction water view home on prestigious Indian Avenue. This contemporary estate designed by 2 award-winning New York City architects is beautifully sited on an expansive acre of land. A dramatic entry with floor-to-ceiling steel and glass windows fills the home with natural light and provides views of the Sakonnet River. The home offers two primary bedroom suites, one on the first floor and one on the second, each featuring a sleek marble bathroom with radiant heated floors. Three additional well-appointed bedrooms and three- and one-half baths provide space for hosting guests. Some of the designer details include custom millwork and moldings, white oak floors, a paneled staircase, a 3-story open foyer, coffered ceilings and. The gourmet kitchen includes a large central island, quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances, and an adjacent breakfast room with banquette seating for eight. Centered by an interior courtyard with a bluestone terrace and outdoor shower, the home is ideal for entertaining relaxing after a day at the beach. Plans for a pool house & pool available. Just 15 feet to water access at Pebble Beach and 15 minutes from downtown Newport’s world-class shopping, dining, and entertainment.
Built in 1927 by renowned New York architect Charles A. Platt, “Bois Doré” is gracefully sited on four private acres off Bellevue Avenue. The 23 Bedroom French Chateau was originally commissioned for William Fahnestock, founder of Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., and is approached through wrought iron gates and a dramatic tree-lined driveway. Wrought iron and glass front doors complement the timeless limestone façade and center the two wings of the home. The marble foyer entrance and loggia open to a beautiful brick terrace overlooking the expansive rear yard. An 85 ft great hall extends to either side, giving the space a sense of balance and grandeur. The East Wing is anchored by the chef’s kitchen which features dual Viking ranges beneath an antique white cast iron hood a Butler’s pantry, family room, and sun porch. The adjacent dining room is adorned with Martin Battersby trompe l’oeil art and a marble fireplace, one of eight in the estate. In the West Wing lies the drawing-room, study, and the nearly 2000 sq ft ballroom, the largest of any private residence in Newport. An 8ft antique Regency chandelier sparkles from the ceiling and harkens guests to a by-gone era of glitz and glamour. The upper levels can be accessed by two staircases or an elevator. Bois Dore has an illustrious history, notable ownership includes Campbell Soup heiress Elinor Winifred Dorrance Hill Ingersoll and later Oil baroness Carolyn Mary Skelly. An architectural masterpiece steeped in Newport society.