Newport, RI - Historic Rocky Farm

MLS #: 1048270
Listing Type: For Sale
Property Type: Residential
Price: $4,700,000
Location: 121 Ocean Avenue
Rhode Island 02840
Style: Colonial
Year Built: 1695
Half Bathrooms:
Lot Size (acres): 3.44 acres
Size (square feet): 2,093
Condition: Move in ready
Additional Out Buildings: Guest Cottage
Submission Date: 08-19-2013
Last Update: 03-27-2014
Agent Details: Jay Serzan
Company Name: Gustave White Sotheby's International Realty
Phone Number: 401-848-6710
Fax: 401-849-9310
Cell Number: 401-846-5902
Historic "Rocky Farm," once owned by Newport founder Governor William Brenton is one of Newport's earliest houses. This 3.44 acre private hidden compound features amazing ocean and Gooseberry Island views. Restored 1695 center chimney colonial and 1668 stone guest house (originally a sheep barn) offer a splendid retreat by the sea. Patios, gardens, garage, and workshop complete this enchanting property. William Brenton was a colonial President, Deputy Governor, and Governor of the Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, and an early settler of Portsmouth and Newport in the Rhode Island colony. Brenton's Point and Brenton's Reef in Newport are named after him. Jay Serzan, Gustave White Sotheby's Realty, (401) 848-6710,

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