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Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty Announces Two Top Waterfront Sales in North Kingstown

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty is proud to announce two top sales in Wickford Point this month. Currently the top firm by sales volume in North Kingstown, agents of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty have represented seven clients in sales over $1M sales in the municipality this year.

The waterfront home at 66 Lands End Drive has sold for $2,750,000. Kathy Kourakis, Sales Associate of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty represented the seller and Amy I. Doorley-Lucas, Sales Associate, also of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty, represented the buyer.

According to Rhode Island Statewide Multiple Listing Service, the sale of 66 Lands End Drive is the highest sale in North Kingstown since 2010.

“This home checked off more than several of the boxes for my clients and I think we all knew it was ‘the house’ from the minute we crossed the threshold! The waterfront location alone was a huge selling point, but the sellers made it next level with their tasteful renovations and designer finishes,” says Amy I. Doorley-Lucas.

The Wickford Point home offers four-bedrooms and four- and one-half bathrooms and 5,000 square feet of living space.

The home at 29 Lands End Drive has sold for $2,400,000. Kathy Kourakis, Sales Associate of Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty represented the seller. Jeanne Elson Gordon of Jeanne E Real Estate represented the buyer.

According to Rhode Island Statewide Multiple Listing Service, the sale of 29 Lands’ End Drive is the second highest sale in North Kingstown this year.

Kathy Kourakis adds, “This home is the perfect place to enjoy the coastal lifestyle of old Nantucket in the award winning and charming neighborhood!”

Boasting five- bedrooms, three- and two- half bathrooms, and 5,100 square feet, the waterfront home offers water views from almost every room and direct access to the water from the rear yard.

Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty agents have a deep and far-reaching knowledge of local markets and understand how to leverage the power of local expertise with the worldwide reach of the iconic Sotheby’s brand.

 

Featured April 18, 2022

What You Can Buy in Rhode Island for Around $2 Million

What You Can Buy in Rhode Island for Around $2,000,000

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The folks at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International have three homes located in the South County area that offer tremendous features.

The homes are all priced in the $2 million range.

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5 Seabury Drive | Westerly, RI | $1,995,000

Listed by Ray Mott & Stephen Murphy

Perched high above the entrance to the Sea Glen Community sits this pristine 3 bed 3.5 bath home on 1.6 acres, with panoramic views of the Atlantic and Winnapaug Pond from every room. Upon entering the foyer, you are captivated by the floor-to-ceiling living room windows, southern facing and full of stunning views of morning sunrises and western sunsets. The expansive kitchen and dining area create a wonderful entertaining space overlooking the southern vistas toward the sea. The first-floor master suite offers an oversized bath with a private deck. The second floor boasts an open floor plan, a casual family room, and two bedrooms with a shared bath. The basement area provides a wonderful, finished space for family activities, entertaining and overflow guest space, along with a full bath, kitchen, and bar. The walkout access to the flat private outdoor setting would be a wonderful future patio space with a pool. This is truly a unique property that combines the essence of the seaside community of Westerly with complete privacy.

600 Main Street | South Kingstown, RI | $2,100,000

Listed by Claudia Philbrick

“Belle Terre” is a truly unique offering of an exceptional historic residence on 10+acres which was once part of a 100-acre heritage farm, now with more than 50 acres preserved in perpetuity. This awe-inspiring oasis in the middle of Wakefield is located just minutes to town, restaurants, shops, hospital, marinas, and beaches. The main residence consists of 5,126 square feet of living space with 5 bedrooms and 4.5 baths. The entry foyer displays a barrel-vaulted ceiling with a grand staircase and chandelier. Original hardwood floors on both levels were milled from beech trees located on-site. The coffered ceiling great room, which spans 50 feet, flows into the formal dining room, with the attached sunporch flanking the length of both rooms. The magnificent views from the sun porch are facing east over fields and stone walls, with mature trees and plantings, including a koi pond. The large eat-in kitchen includes a Viking stove, butler’s pantry, food pantry, attached laundry room, storage room and rear porch. Also on the first floor is a handsome office/library with a fireplace, a charming study with barrel-vaulted ceilings and built-ins, a walk-in coat closet, and a half bath. On the second floor, the primary bedroom has a fireplace, walk-in closet, office, and sleeping porch. There is a guest suite with fireplace and bath, 3 additional bedrooms, 3 additional baths, and an exercise room.

114 Spring Street | North Kingstown, RI | $2,195,000

Listed by Kathy Kourakis

The finest blending of old and new can be found in this desirable Plum Beach summer cottage that has been totally renovated to include an in-law addition sitting on 3/4 acre of beautifully manicured grounds, blooming specimen trees and hydrangeas, gorgeous stone walls and water views. The original character and charm of this “summer home” has been lovingly maintained including fir floors, built-ins, board and batten ceilings and even a sleeping porch that is now a beautiful year-round room. Every room has been updated, the interior freshly painted and kitchen totally renovated in 2021 with 2 walls of sliders overlooking the patio and gardens. 2005 brought the addition of almost 1500 square feet to extend the home for guest quarters or in-laws offering first floor one bedroom and bath, living and dining rooms, a granite kitchen, a loft, and a wraparound mahogany deck for outdoor enjoyment. This home has been a particular treasure to its two owners and has enjoyed its “walk to water” location with deeded beach rights. it is now looking for a new owner to cherish its history and to start making new memories. Opportunity also awaits to apply for membership in the Plum Beach & Tennis Club.

Featured March 28, 2022

What You Can Buy in South County for Just Over $1 Million

What You Can Buy in South County for Just Over $1 Million

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The folks at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International are now listing three distinct South County properties all in the $1 million range.

They are located across the county and offer a range of waterfront and rural living.

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41 Pietila Road | Charlestown | $1,274,9000
Listed by Bridgette Soby & Danielle Fox

A private 2-acre sanctuary with 350 feet of direct waterfront on pristine Pasquisett Pond in Charlestown! This serene property features spectacular water views & brilliant sunrises. Recently renovated, the 2-3 bedroom, 2,496 sq ft home is the perfect place to entertain family and friends for fun in all seasons. The 67-acre private freshwater pond is well-suited for fishing, swimming, boating, jet-skiing, and ice skating – the activities are endless! Nature lovers will enjoy the nearby woodlands and hiking trails, and garden enthusiasts will appreciate the mature landscaping including ornamental tress & blueberry groves! Kayak across the pond to enjoy buffet dinners at the famous Nordic Lodge. Inspired by the Scandinavian roots that had settled in the area, the home was built with multiple outbuildings including a cottage, gazebo and cedar sauna overlooking the pond. Additionally, the property features a dock with a tiki bar. A beautiful private setting, yet only 10 minutes to the ocean, beaches & town.

160 Kingston Road | Exeter | $1,495,000
Listed by Kelly Schneider & Kimberly Marion

Hidden Horse Acres is a meticulously maintained family home and the equestrian facility is set on 13.99 private acres and nestled minutes from the Southern Rhode Island coastal lifestyle. The 2002 custom-built contemporary home features an open concept living area with a stone fireplace, oversized windows that drench the home in sunlight, a wrap-around deck, and views of the barn, fields, and a serene, treed landscape. With 3-bedroom and 2.5 baths upstairs, there is room for everyone to create their own space. A fully equipped, private walk-out lower level with 1-bed, 1-bath, and fireplaced great room is equally sun-lit and the perfect living space for an adult child, parent, live-in farm help, or trainer. The equestrian features of this property are all top-of-the-line. The indoor arena (60’x120′) features Geotextile Fiber footing, an outdoor arena (75’x200′), and a round pen area, each with Geotextile Fiber sand mix footing. The main barn includes 6-stalls with individual runouts; additional 9-stalls allow for 15 horses in total. A few property updates include updated fencing, solar power, sprinkler system for the outdoor ring, house/barn generator, and numerous other infrastructure and cosmetics upgrades. Gorgeous stone walls run through the property, providing a classic southern Rhode Island charm. Hidden Horse Acres has been a successful Dressage boarding and professional training facility. This property can sell turnkey with all machines, tools, and supplies.

 

62 Champlin Road | North Kingstown | $1,390,000
Listed by Kathy Kourakis

Views, views, views are what this one-level home with finished walkout lower level in desirable Plum Beach is all about! The design of the home seems to wrap itself around the lot and the expansive vistas of Narragansett Bay, the bridges, and beyond. The open layout offers views from almost every room including the updated granite kitchen, living room with fireplace and dining room that conveniently opens to a Trex deck that is the prime outdoor viewing platform of the East Passage of the Bay. Features include hardwoods, central air, 7 brand new sliders, updated bathrooms, and a desirable “guest suite” on the lower level with bedroom, bath, family room and kitchen area. The home has been used as a four-bedroom with three-bedroom septic. Option to apply for membership into Plum Beach Tennis and Beach Club.

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Featured November 22, 2021

What You Can Get for $600,000 – Three New Listings

What You Can Get for $600,000 – Three New Listings

Saturday, November 20, 2021 | GoLocalProv and Mott & Chace Content Partnership | GoLocalProv.com


Take a look at some of the new properties now on the market for under $600,000.

The folks at Mott & Chace Sothebys International have three properties from across the state.

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133 Broad Rock Road | South Kingstown | $589,000
Listed by Julie Quigley-Smith

Wakefield in-town location! Totally renovated c1880 Colonial with four bedrooms and three bathrooms, and a detached two-car garage. Charming period details offer a connection to its Victorian past. The house is nicely set back from the road on a beautiful half acre, full of specimen plantings and room for a garden. Walking distance to shopping, restaurants, recreation, and just steps to the YMCA and Broad Rock Middle School.

 

 

54 Birchwood Drive | Narragansett | $595,000

Listed by Kathy Kourakis

This warm and comfortable cape in the desirable and established neighborhood of Edgewater is in immaculate condition and well maintained with hardwood floors throughout, 2 tiled baths, 1st-floor primary bedroom, 2 oversized 2nd-floor bedrooms, a comfy family room with gas fireplace, and the “crowning glory” 240 square foot 3 season room with cathedral ceilings and walls of windows! You will also enjoy central air, updated kitchen, newer windows, town water and sewer, natural gas for heat, cooking and generator. The oversized private lot showcases gorgeous hydrangeas and plantings and offers plenty of space for outdoor activities; it is 2 blocks to the Narrow River and beach where you can enjoy swimming, kayaking, and just a short drive to the famous Narragansett Town Beach.

 

29 Quaker Avenue | Tiverton | $699,000

Listed by Phyllis Ibbotson

A unique opportunity to own a two-family in the Stone Bridge neighborhood of Tiverton. This newly renovated two family with wrap around porch and deck is located on a large landscaped lot overlooking the Sakonnet River. It is a short walk down to the water and the East Bay Bike path. Walk to Tiverton Yacht Club, the town boat ramp, and Grinnell’s Beach. Highland Woods and Fort Barton woods are nearby for hiking. This two-family home is within walking distance to several restaurants and two coffee shops. The first-floor unit has a wood-burning fireplace, otherwise, the two units are almost identical. Generate rental income on the two units, live in one and rent the other, or use both units for extended family living. A great location with minimal traffic.

Featured September 28, 2021

What You Can Get for Just Under $1,000,000 in RI

What You Can Get for Just Under $1,000,000 in RI

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Take a tour around Rhode Island of what can be bought for just under the magic price of $1 million.

The folks at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International have selected three homes to tour.

Some with amazing views of Narragansett Bay.

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45 Top Hill Road | North Kingstown | $975,000
Listed by Kathy Kourakis

Welcome to the “Top of the Hill” in desirable Plum Beach and enjoy views of Jamestown and the Bridge, sailboats on the bay, and all the myriad colors of the sky and sea from this move-in condition 2/3-bedroom home. Hardwood floors create a natural flow throughout the space, and the soothing colors lend to a feeling of relaxation the moment you walk in. The granite kitchen is spacious and centered in the home…perfect for entertaining! The primary bedroom is oversized with a walk-in closet and private bath, the second bedroom opens to a deck with incredible views and the third room is a perfect home office, nursery, or den. The wraparound Trex deck perfectly fits the idea of outdoor living and for additional indoor living there is a finished lower level with a family/game room, fireplace, and bath. Apply for membership at the private Plum Beach and Tennis Club for additional seaside activity and enjoyment! Potential of two moorings passing with sale.

 

7 Remington Street | Warwick | $959,000

Listed by Andrea Kaplan

A unique opportunity to own a three-unit multi-family property with spectacular water views, or convert back into original single-family residence, located in desirable Pawtuxet Village. Wonderful location with fabulous water views. All units have been beautifully updated. The first and second-floor units both have two bedrooms and one-and-a-half baths. Newley renovated third floor has a separate entrance, large bedroom, and brand-new kitchen and bath. Enjoy the incredible water views & sea breeze from one of your multiple private decks and balconies. Each unit has hardwood floors, individual gas, heat, and water. First and second floors have in-unit laundry. Additional washer and dryer are on the lower level. Fenced in private yard is located at the end of a cul-de-sac and has off-street parking for six. Property is a great opportunity for multi-generational living, in-law, income-generating, or can be converted into a single-family residence. Walking distance to historic Pawtuxet Village, marinas, yacht clubs, shops, and restaurants.

 

49 Pine Glen Drive | North Kingstown | $949,000

Listed by The Monaco Group

Welcome to a private compound of 2 homes that showcases this incredible custom-built builder’s home. As you enter the tree-lined drive you pass under the covered bridge and continue on the private drive to find a beautifully designed sprawling ranch. Curb appeal is enhanced with the architectural details of the exterior to include windows, surrounding porch & a stunning roofline. This one-level home has an open floor plan with private bedrooms & office on separate wings. Fabulous potential to finish the 2nd level as an at-home office, gym, or game room. The front door opens to a very spacious foyer with flanking closets & incredible architectural details. To the right of the foyer is a tray ceiling generous dining room with easy access to the kitchen. In the center of the home, we find a custom-built kitchen overlooking a sun-filled family room. The fireplace living room is steps from the kitchen and provides for family gatherings. The lower level completes the space with storage and a recreation area. Incredible property minutes to all shopping, dining and highway access while providing tranquility and privacy.

Featured July 12, 2021

Take a Tour of RI Properties for Sale Around $2,000,000

Take a Tour of RI Properties for Sale Around $2,000,000

Take a tour of some remarkable Rhode Island properties for sale priced at around $2,000,000.

The pros at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International have selected a collection of three properties that exceed the expectations.


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1000 Old Greenwich Drive | East Greenwich
$2,250,000
Listed by Amy I. Doorley-Lucas

Private and tranquil, gated compound on 7.2 Waterfront Acres on Twin Ponds. Architect designed by Judd Brown this Grand, French Country Style Estate is Extraordinary! The arched two story entry hall sets the stage with the stone, teak and oak millwork, wood ceilings and marble flooring. A Zen like fountain room/solarium across the hall makes an inviting approach to the back yard patio and inground pool. The main living areas are dramatic yet comfortable and all have a connection to each other as well as the outdoor living spaces. A sunken living room with an oversized marble fireplace, a beautiful seating alcove and access to the fountain room is steps down from the family room with coffered ceilings and parquet flooring. A hotel style bar sits between the family room, dining room and library for effortless flow when entertaining. The formal dining room’s focal point is the curved detail in the ceiling and ambient lighting. A very special eat-in kitchen features a stone accent wall, exposed brick, arched ceilings and plenty of pantry storage. The sunken library (not photographed) has custom millwork and shelving with a double sided fireplace shared with the Master Bedroom Suite. A second, well appointed master suite is located on the other side of the home and lends itself to multi-generational living. Additional recreation space and full bath in the lower level. Six Car Garage. Minutes to Rte. 95, TF Green Airport, East Greenwich restaurants, Main Street, Golf, and Marinas.

 

 

61 Horizon Drive | Narragansett

$2,400,000

Listed by Shana Speer and Kathy Kourakis

Enjoy gorgeous, sweeping views of the West Passage of Narragansett Bay looking toward Jamestown, the Dutch Island Lighthouse and Beavertail from this distinctive, custom built home set on a private lot, high on a hill in Saunderstown. Totally rebuilt in 2008, this home offers luxurious living with high end finishes and quality throughout including a beautiful entry with mahogany ceiling leading to a dramatic great room with soaring ceilings, a gas fireplace, access to the 777 sq. foot Brazilian cherry deck and to the gourmet kitchen with custom made cabinets, Wolf range, double ovens, warming drawer and a walk-in pantry…perfect for entertaining! You will find gleaming Brazilian chestnut floors throughout the home, radiant heat, imported sinks and hardware in the bathrooms, bedrooms with their own uniquely designed ensuite including a much desired first floor bedroom. There’s more…a home office, a media room, a potential in-law suite, two fireplaces, a second level game/family room opening to a deck with more views. This home has it all including all the amenities that Narragansett has to offer.

 

 

3 Old Farm Road | East Greenwich

$2,400,000

Listed by Judy Chace & Erin Marsh

Enjoy elegant, easy living in this custom brick manor-style home. Top quality finishes and fine craftsmanship are evident throughout, with highlights such as a sweeping, custom double staircase, Brazilian cherry floors with black walnut inlay, 20′ ceilings, mosaic tile details, Schonbek lighting, Veissman mechanicals. A first floor owner’s suite features a sitting area, gas fireplace, soaking tub, separate vanities, a double shower and exterior patio access. A stunning foyer with 20′ ceilings opens to the family room with fireplace and exterior access to the patio. The kitchen leaves little to be desired, with a Wolf cooktop, double ovens, warming drawer and Subzero refrigerator, custom cabinetry, stone sink, and an expansive island with double thick granite. Additionally, a butler’s pantry and laundry room are found off of the kitchen. A dining room with fireplace, office showcasing french doors and oversized windows, and a half bath complete the first floor. The newly finished second floor includes three ensuite bedrooms with baths finished in granite and tile. There is also a lofted den/office on the second level. An unfinished basement provides potential for expansion and has radiant heated floors. Four car garage, one with loft space for storage, and a paver courtyard allow for plenty of parking. Both the front and back of the home have bluestone patios, and the grounds offer mature plantings and landscape lighting. A unique opportunity to own a truly turnkey home.

Featured May 24, 2021

Here are Some Select RI Properties for Sale Under $500,000

Here are Some Select RI Properties for Sale Under $500,000

Take a tour of a selection of three homes around Rhode Island that price for under $500,000. They are located across the state — and they are at a price point that is more available.

The folks at Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty have put together some great suggestions for you.

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37 Hickory Road | Cumberland | $469,900

Listed by Sara Chaffee Standish

Newly built colonial in the Ashton Woods development. This pristine home welcomes you with a bright and open floorplan. Built for entertaining; the kitchen and dining room open directly up to the private deck and fenced-in yard. The kitchen boasts a center island, gas range and an abundance of cabinet space. The second level features 3 bedrooms which include the expansive main bedroom that offers a walk-in closet, en-suite bath and plenty of room for a king-size bed, another full bath and a loft area that could easily be transformed into a home office or playroom complete the second level. The sellers recently completed the finished basement which currently is home to their office space & family room. Central air, propane gas, integral garage, fully fenced backyard, this home is a must see!

 

9 Buttonbush Trail | Narragansett | $479,000
Listed by Kathy Kourakis

This charming home with great curb appeal combines the best of indoor and outdoor living in this northern Narragansett neighborhood with its own beach and water access. Lovingly cared for, you will find an updated granite kitchen, hardwood floors, a 13′ X 26′ Great Room with wood stove, a first-floor bedroom and bath, and two oversized bedrooms on the second floor. The lower level is perfect for “working from home” whether it is in the office or the workout room. If you like to entertain, the outdoor space here is impressive with beautiful trees and manicured lawn, 352 square feet of Trex decking, a 272 square foot patio off the deck, all privately set within your fenced yard. The 200 square foot deck on the front of the house is perfect for watching sunsets or simply relaxing at the end of the day. Other highlights are newer windows, roof, boiler, and hot water tank, town water, sewer and natural gas and a short distance to world-renowned Narragansett Town Beach. This is an inviting and comfortable place to call home…whether it is for inside or outside living and enjoyment!

 

 

40 Grove Avenue | Westerly | $450,000

Listed by Robin Knisley

Location, location, location! This 2,330 square foot property has a finished lower level of additional 1,000 living square feet and is zoned professional -two family. Located in downtown Westerly, close to Wilcox Park and the YMCA, this property could provide work from home options or an investment.