What You Can Buy in Rhode Island for About $2.5 Million
Saturday, August 27, 2022 | GoLocalProv and Mott & Chace Content Partnership | GoLocalProv.com
This week, GoLocal features a collection of homes provided by the folks at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International that fall in the price range of about $2.5 million.
These homes are consistent in luxury and amenities, but vary widely in lifestyle.
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Welcome to 1021 Kingstown Rd. Originally built in 1780 and set on 4.78 acres, this waterfront family estate has been aesthetically restored and remodeled to a spectacular 6,900+ sq ft home with architectural detail reminiscent of the time. A long winding paved driveway leads you past the guest house and caretaker quarters totaling 4,351 sq ft of additional living space. Perfectly manicured grounds and gardens. Enjoy the in-ground saltwater pool accompanied by a pool house cabana/ kitchen & full bathroom. Views & potential frontage on the freshwater Saugatucket Pond. A unique opportunity to own a piece of history.
Enjoy elegant, easy living in this custom brick manor-style home. Top quality finishes and fine craftsmanship are evident throughout, with highlights such as sweeping, custom double staircase, Brazilian cherry floors with walnut inlays, 20′ ceilings, mosaic tile details, Schonbek lighting, and Viessman mechanicals. The 1st floor primary suite features a sitting area, gas fireplace and soaking tub, separate vanities and double shower and exterior patio access. The kitchen is an entertainer’s dream, with wolf cooktop, double ovens, warming drawer, Subzero refrigerator, custom cabinetry, stone sink, butler’s pantry, and an incredible center island that features double think granite and room for even your largest family gatherings. A dining room with fireplace, home office with French doors & oversized windows, and a half bath, mudroom and laundry complete the first floor. The second-floor features 3 ensuite bedrooms & baths featuring granite & tile as well as hardwood floors and walk-in closets. There is also a lofted den, or 2nd home office on the second level. There is an additional 3650sq. feet of unfinished basement space fully outfitted with radiant heated floors that provide plenty of room for expansion. There is garage parking for 4 cars and a stunning paver courtyard that provides ample additional parking. Both the front & back of the home offers bluestone patios. The home sits on 2 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds with mature plantings and landscape lighting.
Charming, shingled cape, renovated from the studs in, nestled by the shore in historic Westport Point. Stunning western views looking through the harbor mooring field up towards Boater’s Beach, and over 180 degrees to the West branch of the Westport River. This expanded 1938 Cape has been lovingly designed and detailed to appreciate all aspects of its surroundings, including an addition, with a Westport stone fireplace. A sweet shed off the patio contributes to living space, a studio or storage. Relax in the large jacuzzi under the trees and stars. The gourmet kitchen is ideal for family gatherings and cooking wonderful meals. The living room fireplace is original to the house and central to the room. First-floor bedroom is great for family or guests, with the main and 2nd bedrooms being upstairs. The landscaping fits with the topography and compliments the house and stone outcroppings. A truly spectacular coastal home and location for all seasons.
Three New Listings – What You Can Buy in RI for Around $1M
Saturday, March 05, 2022 | GoLocalProv and Mott & Chace Content Partnership | GoLocalProv.com
With a limited number of homes on the market now in Rhode Island, three new homes coming on to the market are big news.
The folks at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International have three new listings — ranging from $1 to $1.5 million.
If you need to sell your home see what it is worth HERE.
Your next adventure awaits at this tranquil waterfront retreat on Hundred Acre Pond! This three-bedroom, three full bathroom home features over 3,300 square feet of living spaces and offers glistening views of the pond from almost every window. Designed with friends and family in mind, there is ample room to entertain guests year-round. Enjoy watching the sunrise from your backyard in the summertime and next to the cozy living room fireplace in the winter months. Launch your kayak or boat right from your very own dock and spend the day on the water fishing or swimming. The 2.8-acre property is a gardener’s paradise, overflowing with beautiful perennials. This home is the best of both worlds with the perfect amount of privacy, yet still close to all area amenities, including easy access to the highways and Amtrak train station. Move in just in time for summer!
Lovely 4-bedroom contemporary cape, with open spaces and great light, located in a quiet private neighborhood. Nicely landscaped lawn and bountiful flower gardens rich with variety surround the house including raised beds of savory and aromatic herbs. Wonderful kitchen/family room area with cathedral ceiling and wood-burning fireplace. Buyer will want to install a kitchen that fits their needs. First-floor master suite with French doors overlooking the backyard. A spacious covered deck great for entertaining friends and family across the back of the house. Stone patio, w/pergola, bordered on 2 sides with beautiful gardens right off the kitchen. Just inside the front door is a cozy den/office and/or music room. The laundry is on the first floor. Upstairs are 2 nice size bedrooms, with lots of closet space, and a full bath. There is a big unfinished basement perfect for storage, a workshop space and/or possibly more finished area. A door leading to the backyard provides easy egress. This house lends itself to a variety of buyers: Great for families and retirees looking for year-round living or a country getaway. Convenient location to facilities, the highway, and the beach!
Walk to the Beach from this surprisingly large bungalow with over 2600 sq ft and five bedrooms. This charming cottage has been tastefully updated to maintain the “beach cottage” feel without sacrificing modern comforts. You enter through a tiled sunroom with French doors to a balcony that looks out to the ocean. The spacious open living and dining room have views of the water as well, and a gas fireplace for the occasional chilly night. The kitchen is vintage in style, with white marble look quartz countertops, vintage look refrigerator, and plenty of cabinets and counter space. The stove, dishwasher and micro hood are stainless steel. There is an island (furniture style) but the space would allow for a larger island, or additional dining table. The first floor has two large bedrooms, a laundry room, and full bath. Upstairs there are three additional bedrooms with another full bath. One bedroom enjoys beautiful views of the sparkling waters and is spacious with two closets. The two additional bedrooms on this level fit king-sized beds or two twin beds. Outside you will find a raised bluestone patio to enjoy the views and has access to the home through French doors into the kitchen. There is a grassy area in the fenced backyard and a large shed with barn doors for storing beach supplies and outdoor furniture. Additionally, there is ample parking, with 5 spaces for you and your guests.
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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.
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.
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.
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.
RI Properties for Sale Just Under $800,000
Saturday, June 19, 2021 | GoLocal Prov and Mott & Chace Content Partnership | GoLocalProv.com
Mott & Chace have identified a range of great properties for under $800,000. They range from a historic property to a ranch on three acres.
Take a tour around the state. See what you like and love the diversity of the styles of living.
Spectacular! Architect Richard Morris designed Manor home with a modern flair on 2.15 acres of lush landscape and privacy. Pull up to the circular driveway and you are in for a treat. A two-story entry foyer makes a statement with a self-supported circular staircase and marble flooring. The front room adjacent to the main entry has grand proportions with a wood-burning fireplace, a wet bar, hardwood flooring w/inlay and oversized to accommodate dining and recreation. Retreat to the first-floor den/library tucked away with plenty of natural light. A second family/dining room features a wall of glass doors and still plenty of wall space for media and art. The eat-in kitchen is a draw with its timeless design, vaulted ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows and spectacular views of the sunroom – a dramatic focal point of the main floor and entertainers dream with access to the living and dining areas inside and out. The 2705 square foot sunroom has cathedral ceilings, skylights, an inground pool, bluestone flooring as well as a full bath. Relax and enjoy the peaceful backyard oasis on either stone terrace, surrounded by evergreens and shrubs. Upstairs the primary ensuite bedroom has a sitting room with a balcony overlooking the sunroom. A second ensuite bedroom and two additional bedrooms all have distinct alcoves. A second staircase leads to the kitchen. Recent roof. Additional studio possibilities above the three-car garage. Two driveways. Top-rated schools – minutes to all conveniences.
Charming ranch sitting high and tucked away above Adamsville village. There are expansive views out the windows and nice light that shines in. The more than 3 cleared acres of lawn and wildflowers are detailed with pretty gardens and natural woods. It is a well-built house with a cathedral-ceilinged front-to-back living room, a cozy dining room and a fully equipped kitchen. A large den could be the master bedroom as it backs up to a full bath. Dine on a wood deck off the kitchen overlooking the backyard and bordering forest or sit on the deck off the living room and watch the sun over the West Branch of the Westport River. On the lower level are 3 bedrooms, a full bath and a laundry room with sink and sewing or folding table. There is a nice walk out to the backyard. The attached 2 car garage is ample with a garage door out the back. The property is within the geographic bounds for the Acoaxet Club and Elephant Rock Beach Club, plus South Shore beach is only 6 miles away.
Come and enjoy all that Roberta Plat has to offer in this meticulous 4 bed 2.5 baths 2005 Almeida colonial. This home is in walking distance to all the public schools K-12. Sun-filled open concept floor plan featuring cooks kitchen open to an eat-in dining area and family room. Glass doors to a formal living room and dining room. Hardwood floors adorn the entire first level. The gracious staircase brings you to the second floor featuring 3 good-sized bedrooms with ample closet space and the fourth large owner’s suite with a full bath with jacuzzi and shower, walk-in closet, and fireplace. Laundry and another full bath complete the upstairs. The lower level is partially finished creating a great space for a playroom and room for storage and utility room. The landscape and deck create a tranquil place to enjoy this amazing spot.