Featured April 4, 2022

What You Can Buy in Rhode Island for Around $800,000

What You Can Buy in Rhode Island for Around $800,000

Saturday, April 02, 2022 | GoLocalProv and Mott & Chace Content Partnership | GoLocalProv.com

The real estate market is headed into the spring buying season. Inventory is low and interest rates are creeping up. There are a lot of complexities competing.

The folks at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International have a range of homes — all for about $800,000.

If you need to see what your home is valued at in the market — CHECK THE PRICE HERE.


Take a tour across the state.


7 Tobin Lane | Bristol | $810,000
Listed by Janet Emond

Come fall in love with this much-admired Ferncliff Farm colonial that has been beautifully maintained by its original owners since 1983. Brimming with natural light, it has superb proportions and an ideal floor plan with casual and formal spaces. This center hall colonial features a formal dining and living room. Dedicated private office for work at home. Custom white kitchen cabinetry including oversized island and two separate full ovens, fulfill a baker’s dream. A full bathroom with laundry, services this floor along with a family room with fireplace and custom cabinets that flow nicely into an outdoor living space. Outside you will find an in-ground heated pool, jacuzzi and stone patio with awning perfect for entertaining and surrounded by beautifully manicured gardens. The second level includes the master bedroom with walk-in California closet and luxurious bath with a soaking tub, large glass shower, double vanities, radiant heat and a convenient coffee station for that early morning cup of joe! In addition, there are two more bedrooms and a full bath. The finished lower level is perfect for an additional family room/exercise space and has a possible second dedicated office. Also, a convenient bath/shower with outdoor access for pool guests. The grounds are fully fenced and an attached 4 car garage with generous loft storage complete this property. A wonderful home in an excellent location. Close proximity to bike path, Bristol/Warren restaurants, Newport and Providence.

23 Seabury Drive | Westerly | $899,000
Listed by Kelly Holmes

Turn-key colonial in the desirable Sea Glen neighborhood of beautiful Westerly. Soaring ceilings and oversized windows give way to natural light in this 5 bedroom, 3.5 bathroom home. A newly laid walkway brings you to the front door, where a covered porch offers opportunity for a sweet sitting area. Inside, a gracious foyer opens to the formal living room, dining room, and leads to the kitchen. Recently renovated, this home offers modern finishes throughout, including hardwood floors, stainless steel appliances, white cabinetry, updated baths, and more. The kitchen offers ample storage via tall storage cabinets and has a slider to a raised deck, the perfect place for grilling and dining al fresco. Off of the kitchen, the family room is made cozy via a wood-burning fireplace with brick surround. A laundry room off of the 2 car garage and a half bath complete the first floor. Upstairs, a cathedral-ceilinged primary bedroom offers incredible natural light, walk-in closet, and bath with two vanities. 3 additional bedrooms and a full bath complete this level. The finished lower level walks out to the backyard, and can be used as a second living area, recreation room, or in-law suite, offering a wet bar, second refrigerator, bedroom, and full bath. Sited on over an acre of property, and located just minutes to vibrant Downtown Westerly, the coastal village of Watch Hill, and several white sand beaches, this beautiful home makes for both a wonderful year-round or summer residence.

139 Smoke Ridge Drive | North Kingstown | $825,000
Listed by Judy Callaghan

Charming, Moorehead built, Colonial Farmhouse with an attached 3 car garage is located at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac in the Quidnessett area of North Kingstown. This beautifully landscaped and stone-walled property abuts 26 acres of open space with a pond, perfect for a winter skate. The first-floor entry welcomes you to a living room with a fireplace and dining room with built-ins, kitchen, half bath with laundry and an expansive family room with a fireplace, vaulted ceiling and skylights that opens onto a composite porch and the backyard. On the 2nd level, the primary suite is complete with a fireplace, sitting area, private bath and 3 closets. Three more well-closeted bedrooms share a full bath. The walk-out lower level has an expansive recreation/home gym space, an office/craft room, shelved storage space galore and workshop. New natural gas 6-zone heating system and hot water tank were installed in 2015. The paved driveway is perfect for a basketball court, street hockey or even pickleball!