Featured October 13, 2021

Coastal Farm Life in RI and MA – What You Can Get for $1M to $3M

Coastal Farm Life in RI and MA – What You Can Get for $1M to $3M

The folks at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International have selected three amazing properties in Rhode Island and Massachusetts along the farm coast. Take a tour of the properties.

The farm coast is comprised of Little Compton, Tiverton, Westport, and South Dartmouth and is a stunningly beautiful area of New England.


135 Driftwood Drive | Tiverton | $2,950,000
Listed by Phyllis Ibbotson

Waterfront! This inviting home on the Sakonnet River is on a double lot and is located between Seapowet and Fogland Beaches and near the Seapowet Marsh. The water views are exquisite with extraordinary sunrises and the sunsets are majestic. Boaters, kayakers, windsurfers, and nature lovers, take notice of this unique location – a bird watcher’s paradise, a fisherman’s dream, a biking enthusiasts’ heaven. Built-in 2000 by the present owner, this home has been lovingly cared for and is turnkey. A large stone fireplace sets the stage for this exceptionally well-built custom home. The deck off of the main living area is perfect for outside dining with stairs to the yard below. The primary bedroom has a Juliet balcony, masonry fireplace, and dressing room. The ensuite bath with double sinks, a large soaking tub, marble shower with a steam shower creating a private oasis for you to enjoy. Viking and Subzero appliances, and wine fridge, and Viking outside grill. Entertain on the fourth-floor terrace with 360-degree views. There are two attached deep car garages; one with a workshop and the other with a storage area. Each garage is wired for EV chargers. There is a mooring with direct water access and the potential for a second mooring.

17 Westport Harbor Road | Little Compton | $915,000

Listed by Ellie Wickes

Charming turn of the century cottage nestled in the village of Adamsville. Lovingly restored and modernized by the owner to be light-filled, tastefully appointed, and welcoming. Beautiful gardens surround the house and accentuate the property. The patio is a terrific place to have breakfast or to entertain friends and family any time of day. The backyard stretches out to an open field with apple trees and is surrounded by stone walls and split rail fences. The kitchen has a cathedral ceiling with exposed beams and an original wood-fired cookstove. Fireplaces grace most rooms and all are wood except for the den which is gas-fired. A small screened porch off the living room is perfect for reading or intimate conversations. Upstairs is a master bedroom with its own half bath and a large closet room. There is a guest room and full bath with a steam shower and large tub. This is a great house for year-round or getting away to the country. It is within the boundaries for the Acoaxet Club and Elephant Rock Beach Club. There is the Adamsville Landing nearby.


26 Mountain Laurel Lane | Tiverton | $1,200,000

Listed by Phyllis Ibbotson

This Elegant Custom Shingle Style Traditional Home is situated on a 1.7 acre professionally landscaped and wooded lot in the highly desirable Beech Tree Hill neighborhood. The impressive open floor plan takes center stage on the main level with 9’ ceilings, crown moldings, and Bose home theater system. High-end well-appointed Chef’s kitchen, formal dining room, and spectacular great room with 60,000 BTU Mendota gas fireplace. The first-floor rooms include an office with hardwood floors, sunroom with southern exposure, breakfast nook with custom built-in hutch, laundry room, and a half bath. Hardwoods throughout on the second floor where you’ll find the primary bedroom with coffered ceiling, fireplace, rooftop deck, walk-in closet and elegant double sink bathroom with separate water closet, 3 additional bedrooms, a second full bath and sitting area complete this level. The same attention to detail prevails outdoors, the walk-out lower-level leads to in-ground self-cleaning heated Gunite pool with an attached hot tub. Professionally landscaped grounds with sprinkler system, private stone-walled patio, automatic outdoor landscape lighting, and outdoor sound system. Oversized two-car garage. This gorgeous property is located on a cul-de-sac and is nestled among other fine homes. Close to highway access, commuting to Providence or Newport is less than ½ an hour away, Boston is only an hour’s drive. The home includes a whole house generator.