What You Can Buy in Rhode Island for $600,000
The folks at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International have three distinct properties in the range of $600,000.
From the seaside towns of Narragansett and Newport to a condo on one of the most coveted, historic streets in America, the options are tremendous.
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Calling all students, professors and anyone preferring urban convenient living! This Athenaeum Row condominium with loft is the ideal location on Benefit Street in Providence, RI and is just steps from Brown University, RISD, the Providence campus of University of Rhode Island, Johnson & Wales and Providence College! When one steps inside, there is a gracious and wide hallway that opens up into the living room and dining area with vaulted ceilings. The kitchen features cabinets that rise to the ceiling for additional storage and boasts a sub-zero refrigerator as well as a convenient KitchenAid drawer dishwasher. In addition to a main bedroom with two large closets, this condominium features a sunny, skylit 23’6″ x 18’3″ loft which offers many flexible usage options for the new owner! The bathroom has been renovated with gray and white marble floors and tub/shower surround. Upstairs in the loft is also a washer and dryer tucked behind doors. There is one designated parking space which is leased plus a convenient stairway from the building to the parking space. Includes an approximately 8′ x 8′ storage area in the basement. Close to shops, dining and museums, this condominium offers the best in urban living!
Welcome home to 14 Lakeview Drive. Ideally located in desirable Narragansett, this move-in-ready, well-kept raised ranch is just waiting for you. Located just two streets up from a private association beach on lovely Narrow River. Walk and drop your kayak in or take your boat out for the day to Narragansett Town Beach. Perfectly suited for a primary residence, summer home or investment property, 14 Lakeview has so much to offer. Situated on a quiet, peaceful street but conveniently close to highway, URI, beaches, shopping and some of the best restaurants in Rhode Island. It boasts a new roof, natural gas, a beautifully appointed new composite deck, and outdoor shower. Inside, you’ll find an open kitchen and living space, three bedrooms and two full bathrooms. A finished basement with a gas fireplace makes for a perfect hang-out room or winter retreat to cozy up with a good book. This well-cared-for home is just waiting for you to make it your own.
Set in a central location, enjoy the Newport lifestyle and come back home to relax in this spacious ranch located in a private neighborhood. Ready to go green? This home offers solar panels, which can save you about $5,000 a year with the rising rates totaling a possible $50,000 in ten years. This home features three freshly painted bedrooms, and 2.5 bathrooms with a fully finished basement, giving you more than 2,700 square feet of livable space. The main level features a foyer, living room, dining room, kitchen with stainless steel appliances, primary ensuite, 2 bedrooms off the hallway along with a second full bathroom and a 4th bedroom/office space off of the kitchen. Head down to the lower level where you’ll find a large laundry room with an LG washer/dryer, half bath, and a closed off utility/storage area that holds a new oil tank. The lower level also features an oversized family/recreation room with a refrigerator and cedar closet plus an office/bonus room. Enjoy your days relaxing on your large back deck, perfect for entertaining while overlooking your fenced .29 acres. The roof is less than eight years old. This is an extremely well-maintained home with many updates. A hidden gem that you must see to believe.
Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty is honored to bring 8 Manatuck Avenue to market. This seaside estate known as “Sandcastle” is a once-in-a-lifetime offering in the village of Watch Hill. The property is listed at $32,500,000 and presented by Raymond Mott, Broker/Co-Owner, and Donna Simmons, Sales Associate, both of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty.
Currently the most expensive home for sale in Rhode Island, the c.1930 home was owned by the Catholic Church for decades and has been lovingly renovated by the current owners. Featuring meticulously finished handcrafted woodwork, the interiors have been tastefully decorated in a classic Newport style. With ocean views from nearly every room, the main house has four bedrooms, three full, and two half bathrooms.
Sited on nearly one acre adjoining protected conservancy land, the property offers 180-degree ocean views that stretch from the Weekapaug coastline to the iconic Watch Hill Lighthouse. The outdoor space features a gazebo overlooking a seaside garden, a fire pit, and a stone terrace. The guesthouse, located over the garage, which was once a carriage house, offers two additional bedrooms and one bathroom, a kitchen, and a sitting area.
“Watch Hill is a unique piece of Rhode Island history and we have become an authority on this special community,” affirms Ray Mott, Broker/Co-Owner of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty. “We are honored to represent this exceptional home in a picture-perfect coastal village.”
Ray Mott has been a prominent figure in the South County real estate market for over 37 years. One of the most consistently recognized high-end specialists in the Southern Rhode Island Coastal market, Ray was recognized as Kent/Washington Board of Realtors’ number one top producer an unrivaled six times. His signature Charlestown familiarity has led to his reputation for success, professionalism, and exceptional service.
“Watch Hill is comprised of more than 400 homes, yet only 20 or so are set on direct beach front,” says Donna Simmons. “And this home is one, with its white sand beach, making ‘Sandcastle’ an ideal getaway for weekends or an entire summer.”
Donna Simmons, a luxury real estate specialist in the Rhode Island and Connecticut markets, represented clients in the sale of 10 Bluff Avenue in 2019 and 12 Bluff Avenue in 2020. The sale of 10 Bluff Avenue is the highest recorded single-family property sale ever in Watch Hill, according to data available from the Rhode Island Multiple Listing Service. In 2013, Taylor Swift privately purchased the home at 16 Bluff Avenue for $17,750,000 according to Business Insider. 10 Bluff Avenue remains the highest known sale in Watch Hill since then.
Watch Hill is conveniently located between Boston and New York and is known for its charming lifestyle, natural beauty, and picturesque beaches.
What You Can Buy in Rhode Island For Around $1,500,000
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Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International is offering properties across the state in the $1.5 million range – Westerly to Warwick Neck to Providence’s East Side.
The properties are diverse and offer something extraordinary for every type of family.
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Built in 1885 ~ One of the Crown Jewels of Warwick Neck! Sited on 1.17 acres of park-like grounds, located across from the Aldrich Estate. This period colonial has undergone architectural additions and modern updates/renovations that combine the best of old and new world design and amenities. 5400+ square feet of living space, includes a flexible recreation space in the lower level. An impressive foyer hall centers the home and leads through original, formal living rooms, adorned with period moldings, 10’ Ceilings and 4 fireplaces. The sun-filled family room features a wall of windows and a fireplace with built-in shelving on either side. Enjoy entertaining in the extended kitchen with double Sub-Zero refrigerators, a center island with stone countertops, a window seat and beautiful garden views. A private home office on the main floor has great natural light with a wall of windows and shelving to stay organized. Two levels with 7 bedrooms, 3.5 baths also accessible by a secondary and third staircase. Two laundry rooms (first & third flr.). Indoor/Outdoor living transitions seamlessly with a screened porch, leading to the outdoor deck. 3 car garage. A community rich in history and recreation options: walk or ride your bike to nearby golf, tennis, marinas, Rocky Point State Park, local farms. All other conveniences (Restaurants, TF Green Airport/Commuter Station and Rte, 95) within 1-5 mi.
This house is elegance on the East Side. A short walk to Moses Brown, Brown University, RISD, The Wheeler school, and a number of wonderful restaurants. Every detail in this house was selected for the beauty and functionality that is expected in an exceptional property, including outstanding appliances, central heating and air conditioning, 400 AMPS, a two-inch water main, two 125 gallon water tanks, a modern, efficient mechanical system, and a whole house vac. There is a three-car tandem garage with two additional outside parking spaces. In addition, the 788 sq. ft deck is a real joy for relaxing and entertaining. A great house and a great place to entertain family and friends.
Active 55+ Community. **Under construction with a projected May 2023 completion. Perched high on a hill, this gracious penthouse enjoys beautiful ocean views of the great Atlantic Ocean and Montauk, Long Island beyond! Watch the sun begin to set from either of two covered terraces and enjoy a good book or an evening refreshment; The ample eat-in kitchen features a large island, Shaker-style cabinets in your chosen finish with granite or quartz countertops, a large walk-in pantry also with Shaker-style cabinets and granite or quartz countertops and recessed lighting. There’s even a gas fireplace for those nights when you’d like a cozy fire! Enjoy the many Champlin Woods amenities including an outdoor saltwater pool, an exercise facility with a full range of exercise equipment, the Champlin Woods Club House complete with a full kitchen in which residents can host parties, attend classes, play cards or attend community gatherings. Area beaches are just minutes away; Champlin Woods is convenient to shops, dining and cultural events at the newly renovated local theatre. Located next to 135 acres of conservation land which features walking trails just waiting to be used! With a covered and climatized parking space in the garage, you never have to worry about rainy or inclement days. Additional parking is also available.
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Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty Announces Top Ocean House Condominium Sale by Donna Simmons
Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty is proud to announce the sale of 2 Bluff Avenue #3-2 for $4,570,000. Donna Simmons, Sales Associate of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty, represented the seller and facilitated the sale on behalf of the buyer.
A consistent top producer in the Watch Hill marketplace, Donna Simmons has represented numerous clients at the Ocean House. This sale represents the highest recorded condominium sale statewide year to date, according to data available from Rhode Island Statewide Multiple Listing Service. This is also the most expensive sale ever recorded at the Ocean House.
The Carousel Suite, with contemporary-casual style and whimsical accents, features both extraordinary views and chic relaxing spaces. An open living area, with large windows and direct water views, features spacious seating, a slate fireplace, and a separate dining area. The expansive, private deck, with views of the Atlantic Ocean and Watch Hill Village, includes an additional room on the exterior terrace.
“The Ocean House offers its residents the charmed lifestyle of Watch Hill,” says Donna Simmons. “The Carousel Suite is a special place to enjoy both stunning sunrises over the Atlantic Ocean and picturesque sunsets over Little Narragansett Bay.”
Agents of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty take a sophisticated and artful approach to marketing to unite extraordinary homes with extraordinary lives. Backed by the power of an exclusive luxury brand, the firm continues to raise the bar.
This information is based in whole or in part on data supplied by the State-Wide Multiple Listing Service. The MLS does not guarantee and is not in any way responsible for its accuracy. These properties may have been sold by other real estate companies. Data maintained by the MLS may not reflect all real estate activity in the market. Data is based on information from Rhode Island Statewide Multiple Listing Service through 11/19/2021.
Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty announces the 2021 Real Trends 500 List has ranked the firm #498 of the 500 Largest Brokerages in the U.S. (ranked by closed transaction sides) with a 32.8% increase in sales volume when compared to the previous year!
The 2021 Real Trends 500 List has also ranked the firm #29 on the Top Affiliate List for Sotheby’s International Realty®, representing 1,017 sides of real estate transactions in 2020. Last year, Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty ranked #28, and the year prior ranked #33. The independently compiled list has been a go-to source of information for residential brokerage rankings since 1987.
America’s Best Real Estate Professionals honors America’s finest real estate agents from all across the country! Over 18,000 U.S. real estate sales associates from every state are featured in America’s Best. Those ranked are among the top 1.5% of 1.4 million real estate professionals in the United States.
Real Trends has recognized five of our real estate specialists as Top Rhode Island Individual Agents by Sales Volume!
Additionally, Real Trends has recognized The Blackstone Team as a Rhode Island Top 2021 Medium Size Team by Transaction Sides and by Volume.
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With a combined history of success and a reputation for representing southern New England’s finest properties, Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty was founded by Judy Chace and Ray Mott in 2013. The firm has an established record of providing exceptional customer service to a national and international clientele with seven offices in Barrington, Charlestown, East Greenwich, Narragansett, Providence, Watch Hill, and Westport, MA. Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty combines local expertise with a world-renowned brand. Sotheby’s International Realty network includes over 24,000 affiliated independent sales associates in approximately 1,000 offices in 75 countries and territories worldwide. Each office is independently owned and operated.
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Three High-End Luxury Properties Around Rhode Island
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Take a tour of some of the properties for sale in Rhode Island that express sophistication and luxury.
The folks at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International have selected across the state that range from $3.6 million to $7.5 million.
“Long Pond Farm” Unparalleled country lake-front family compound located in the highly coveted Matunuck Hills. This once-in-a-lifetime offering is pure magic. Architecturally beautiful c.1929 stone-end colonial, 6,400 square feet, 8 bedroom Manor Home designed for entertaining. Lovingly renovated and meticulously restored to absolute perfection, offering casually elegant living with period details. Two primary bedroom suites, including one with a dreamy sleeping porch overlooking the lake, and 5 fireplaces are sure to delight. There is an enclosed screen porch, outdoor stone terrace and lawn sweeping down to the private dock. Long Pond is a freshwater lake teeming with large-mouth bass and perch for excellent fishing, ideal for kayaking, paddle-boarding and swimming. The private 6 bedroom, c.1900 Adirondack-style guest house sits on a hill overlooking the lake and has 3 fireplaces. An additional charming one-bedroom, one fireplace cabin is found on the lake shore. Original 6 stall horse barn, generous fenced paddock, a network of riding/walking trails, chicken coops, aviary, vegetable garden, a private Sporting Clays area, miles of stone walls and open fields all surrounded by your own private acreage. Endless vistas of natural beauty guaranteed to delight the soul and provide the most amazing waterfront family retreat/compound that may never be replicated. “Long Pond Farm” is 2 miles from the ocean and AMTRAK is a 10-minute drive. Two hours from Boston and 3.5 hours from New York.
Listed by Donna Simmons
Sunrise-Sunset! The Carousel Suite, with contemporary-casual style and whimsical accents, features both views and is a chic yet relaxing space for 6-8! The open living area, with large windows and direct water views, features spacious seating and a seasonal, slate fireplace, as well as a separate dining area. An expansive, private deck, with views of the Atlantic and Watch Hill Village, includes an additional room with vertical grain fir vaulted ceilings on the exterior terrace, furnished with a large couch, game table and television, making it ideal for lounging and entertaining. Guests will enjoy both stunning sunrises over the Atlantic and picturesque sunsets over Little Narragansett Bay. This additional room also serves as an additional luxurious sleeping accommodation. The master bedroom offers a king-size bed and a beach stone floor bathroom with a standing shower and deep-soaking tub. The guest room includes two twin-size beds (which can be converted into a king) and bathroom with a standing shower. A cozy children’s playroom/bunkroom completes the suite!
Listed by Allison Dessel
The idea that home is an oasis has never been truer than at 91 Nayatt Road. Situated on 2.3 private acres with extraordinary frontage and panoramic views of Narragansett Bay, this timeless, elegant, shingle-style 5 BR home is replete with custom finishes, impeccable attention to detail, and superior craftsmanship throughout. Some of these outstanding features include a newly renovated, gourmet eat-in chef’s kitchen with stainless appliances, mahogany doors, windows and built-ins, beautiful walnut floors, slate roof, a climate controlled, all-season sunroom that opens to an expansive bluestone patio overlooking the water; meticulous, mature landscaping and gardens, state of art systems, and whole house generator. Launch your paddleboards and kayaks from your own beach, swim in the bay, and take in the glorious sunsets with friends and family. Rhode Island Country Club is steps away, with its Donald Ross course and newly renovated clubhouse, and boaters can drive just 5 minutes to the Barrington Yacht Club for all sorts of nautical and social activities. Barrington is a quintessential New England water town with award-winning public schools and a great community spirit. Providence is just 12 miles away with world-class hospitals, universities, arts and culinary scenes. Boston is under an hour by train.
RI Properties for Sale Around $600,000 From Watch Hill to East Greenwich
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Take a tour of a selection of listings in the $600,000 range. From Watch Hill to East Greenwich — the properties include condos and a single-family home.
The folks at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty have put together some great suggestions for you.
Newly restored one bedroom, one bath plus den condominium in the heart of Watch Hill! Part of the restoration of the historic Lanphear Livery, this home retains beautiful original floors and updated finishes for today’s living! The perfect weekend and summer pied a terre, the Bay Street condominium is in walk to dining, shops, the historic Merry-go-round. Stroll along the harbor and watch the Wednesday night Watch Hill 15 sailboat races or sip wine outside the Olympia Tea Room and watch the stunning sunsets. This property offers a quick walking distance to the beach and comes with two prime Watch Hill parking spaces!
Listed by Donna Conway
Warm and inviting colonial in pristine condition located on a quiet, private cul de sac in a much-desired area. Thoughtfully and meticulously maintained, this property offers pride of ownership throughout. The main level is complete with a welcoming foyer, an eat-in kitchen, a formal dining room, and a family room with a fireplace and custom walnut paneling. Prominent features of the home include hardwoods throughout, french doors, and exquisite moldings enhance the living space. The walk-out basement with daylight windows offers bright space that could be finished and utilized as a home gym, playroom or den. Attached two-car garage & a shed in the backyard for the lawnmower and garden tools. House is situated on a three-quarter acre parklike lot with an abundance of perennials and mature plantings. Two spacious patios and beautiful stonework for your outside enjoyment. Sprinkler system for easy maintenance of the yard and generator for peace of mind. Walking distance to elementary and high school and minutes away from historic downtown East Greenwich shopping, restaurants, and highways. Quality and charm await!
Listed by Jack Teeden
Stunning entranceway with staircase overlooking kitchen, dining, and fireplaced living room. Soaring ceilings add to the spacious comfortable living. The first floor features a primary suite, a second bedroom, a full bathroom, and a laundry room. The second floor offers a great room with office space, a wet bar, and a full bathroom. Expansive lower level for entertaining. With multiple closets and storage on all three floors, this condominium is detailed with amenities. Beautifully landscaped gated community, 55 and over. Take a quick walk to Wakefield for shopping and dining or a quick drive to Narragansett Beach.
What Luxury Condos You Can Buy in Rhode Island – See Three Amazing Properties
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Take a look at what luxury condos you can buy around Rhode Island ranging from $1.6 million to $4.3 million.
The folks at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty have some suggestions if you are looking for that special condo in this price range.
From Downtown Providence to Bristol and South County — take a tour of these three condos.
Welcome to this gorgeous and one-of-a-kind waterfront condo offering 180-degree sunset views at desirable Stone Harbour in the heart of historic and scenic Bristol.
Completely and meticulously designed and renovated in 2010 by architect Walter Weissenborn and builder David Butera, this spacious 5,370 sf penthouse (formerly units 303 and 304) features luxurious appointments and the highest quality finishes. Water views are a focal point in the open concept light-filled living/dining room with a beautiful fireplace and custom carved mantle, period-inspired shell china cabinets, and custom hand-made light fixtures. A gourmet kitchen, butler’s pantry, and waterfront breakfast dining area capitalize on south and west-facing views.
The master suite with private waterside deck, Calacatta Gold marble bath, heated floor, soaking tub, and oversized shower, is simply stunning. A sunny sitting room with custom built-ins, his/her office with antique leaded glass front cabinets, and state-of-the-art acoustically engineered Crestron home theater w/Dolby surround sound, are just a sampling of this home’s unique features. Two additional ensuite bedrooms with marble baths, one with a private deck, complete the floor plan. Additional amenities include 4 garage parking spaces, 2 storage rooms, a gym, a large dock slip at the private marina, and a waterfront infinity pool.
This beautiful home offers coastal town living at its finest with wonderful shops, galleries and restaurants only steps away.
Listed by Donna Simmons
If you are ready to spend your leisure time enjoying the sporting life and not doing home maintenance, this co-op (form of ownership) is for you.
With 2343 square ft, this one-level condominium has gracious and ample interior spaces and features three bedrooms, three bathrooms, a beautiful stone fireplace, and a kitchen with state-of-the-art Thermidor appliances that make cooking a dream.
Be a part of this exclusive sporting community–by joining as a Club member to The Preserve, you will enjoy amenities you won’t find anywhere else! Want to board your horse, there is (being built) an equestrian facility for that! Do you enjoy playing golf or tennis in your free time? It’s all right out your door! Do you enjoy shooting clays? or European tower shooting? This is the place for you. After a round of clay shooting, tennis, golf, or a refreshing swim, enjoy an après sport drink in the member’s lounge.
And when you want to treat yourself to a massage, there is an on-site spa.
With a dining room serving delicious food, your every wish is catered to.
This co-op could be your key to a new, exciting chapter in your life.
Listed by Benjamin Scungio
Nestled in the south-facing corner on the 18th floor of The Residences Providence, Unit 1807 is truly unique. This rare combined home offers over 2300 square feet of living space, three en suite bedrooms with luxurious bathrooms, four walk-in closets, and two laundry areas. As you enter the home, the custom foyer draws you into the living space and offers access to the master bedroom, as well as the additional two bedrooms.
The master bedroom (which was a unit itself originally; now a 25×17 bedroom) offers floor-to-ceiling glass sliders with impressive views of the Downtown Providence skyline and of Narragansett Bay. The large 9×8 master closet has been outfitted with custom built-ins to maximize the space. The large 20×4 master bedroom balcony is perfect for morning coffee while watching spectacular sunrises. Large glass sliders have been customized with automated black-out shades for the evening. The main living space is comprised of the living room, dining room, and kitchen, all as one large open floor plan and with hardwood floors throughout. The kitchen has been customized with a subzero refrigerator with a separate wine cooler, Wolfe oven and cooktop, Thermador microwave, and Asko dishwasher.
The Juliet balcony off the dining room gives you dramatic views of the Downtown Skyline and College Hill. Finally, Unit 1807 has three parking spaces and two storage units located in the secure garage.
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Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty is proud to announce the sale of 12 Bluff Avenue for $11,800,000. Perched on the oceanfront edge of Watch Hill overlooking the great Atlantic Ocean is this multigenerational dwelling. Donna Simmons, Sales Associate of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty represented the seller and facilitated the transaction on behalf of the buyer.
The home sold within just 30 days on the market. According to data available from Rhode Island Multiple Listing Service, the sale of 12 Bluff Avenue is the highest Westerly sale and the third highest statewide sale this year. Agents of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty have represented clients in twelve single family sales over $2M in the municipality in 2020.
The home, located between The Ocean House and the property owned by Taylor Swift, is a gracious cottage style residence with large porches positioned to take advantage of the views. The lawn gently slopes toward the ocean and leads to the white sands of East Beach for which Watch Hill is known. Featuring nine bedrooms and seven bathrooms, including a large in-law suite, this home was built with entertaining and large gatherings in mind.
Donna Simmons, a luxury real estate specialist in the Rhode Island and Connecticut markets since 2006, represented the buyers of the home next door at 10 Bluff Avenue last November. The sale of 10 Bluff Avenue continues to hold the record as the highest recorded single-family property sale ever in Watch Hill and statewide, according to data available from the Rhode Island Multiple Listing Service.
“This beautiful house was a pleasure to show with its ocean views for miles,” says Donna Simmons. “I am so happy for the new family who can love the house the way it has been loved by the sellers for decades!”