177 Beavertail Rd Jamestown, RI 02835


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177 Beavertail Rd

$3,795,000$18,284 / mo  
  • 177 Beavertail Road, Jamestown RI

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    • 6 bd
    • 5 ba
    • 5,642 sqft
    • Single-Family Home
    Broker: Mott & Chace Sotheby's International Realty Virtual Tour
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Home Details for 177 Beavertail Rd

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Beavertail Oceanfront
177 Beavertail Rd Sited on four and a half serene waterfront acres, Meeresblick stands majestically near the shores of Mackeral Cove in Beavertail in Jamestown RI. This classic shingle and stone masonry summer cottage was built around 1893 by Joshua and Joanna Lippincott who summered in Beavertail while away from their native Pennsylvania home. Joshua was an heir to the Lippincott Publishing fortune and Joanna, was the daughter of Joseph Wharton of Bethlehem Steel and founder of Wharton School of Business. Mr. Wharton lived across Mackeral Cove in his prominent and stately home known as Horsehead. He wan...ted to be sure he could keep an eye on his daughters property.The home stands as a perfect period piece with its incredible oak paneling, wrap around porches and expansive veranda. Upon entry into the stunning and dramatic home, ones eyes are immediately drawn to the leaded stained glass windows that draw in lots of natural light and the outdoor vistas that highlight the turreted staircase that are surrounded by ornate oak panels. The foyer also features an enormous brick gas-fired fireplace that adds to the warmth and inviting feel of the home.The main living areas of the home feature exquisite 12 ceilings that are beautifully adorned by elegant crown moldings and continue the use of oak paneling that is featured throughout the home. The home has approximately 6,000 square feet of living space and is comprised of generously sized rooms throughout and features water views from most rooms, hardwood floors, leaded glass windows, paneled pocket windows, and delightful window seats.The first floor consists of the turreted foyer, parlor with a fireplace enveloped by two leaded gothic styled windows and columns. There is also a large dining room with its own brick fireplace and that has beautiful oak paneling throughout and is surrounded by tranquil windows enjoying the view of the Cove. The library is off the dining room and has access to the wrap around porch.The kitchen is generous in size and has its own massive fireplace that adjoins the dining room and an exercise room. There are modern stainless appliances and soapstone countertops. An added bonus is the butlers pantry and the built in cabinetry and hutch.The second level of the home features 6 bedrooms, most with beautiful water views and leaded glass windows, including the master ensuite. One impressive treasure of the master bedroom is a patch of unpainted wall that features penciled sketches dating back to the early 1900s. The third level is also spacious and generous, and likely served as quarters for the staff. This level also features beautiful water views.The level boulders and rocks at the properties waterfront serve as a platform for easy access to swimming and fishing in the Cove.
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Features for 177 Beavertail Rd

Information last updated on 10/31/2014 12:00 AM:
    • Price: $3,795,000
    • 6 Bedrooms
    • 3 full, 2 partial Bathrooms
    • Single-Family Home
    • Refrigerator
    • Dishwasher
    • Garbage Disposal
    • Microwave
    • Washer
    • Dryer
    • Fireplace
    • Porch
    • Status: For Sale
    • Parking Spaces: 10
    • Floors: Hardwood
    • Victorian Architecture
    • Exterior: Stone, Wood Siding
    • Roof: Asphalt
    • Heating Fuel: oil
    • Lot Size: 4.51 acres
    • View: Water
    • Built in 1893
    • Rooms: 16

Public Records for 177 Beavertail Rd

Official property, sales, and tax information from county (public) records as of 12/2014:
    • Single Family Residential
    • 1 Partial Bathroom
    • Built In 1886
    • Exterior Walls: Wood Siding
    • 1 Unit
    • Style: Mansion
    • 6 Bedrooms
    • 5,642 sqft
    • Stories: 2 story with basement
    • Roof: Asphalt
    • 1 Building
    • Fireplace
    • 4 Bathrooms
    • Lot Size: 4.53 acres
    • Heating: Hot Water
    • 12 Rooms
    • Basement: Unfinished Basement
    • County: Newport

Neighborhood Info

4 br / 2 ba
Single-Family Home
OPEN HOUSE Sun Oct 16, 2pm to 4pm
  • Sold Homes near 177 Beavertail Rd

    Address Distance Property Type Sold price Sold date Bed Bath Sqft
    585 Ocean Ave, Newport RI 2.19 Single-Family Home $4,633,350 07/02/14 4 5.5 3,473
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Price History for 177 Beavertail Rd

Date Event Price Source Agents
06/22/2012 Sold view detail $1 Public records Public records  
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    Non-Arm's Length Transaction
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    Warranty Deed
09/30/2008 Sold view detail $3,650,000 Public records Public records  
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    Full amount stated on Document.
  • Transaction Type
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Listing price for 177 Beavertail Rd $3,795,000  
Average listing price for similar homes $4,093,233 8% above listing price
Average sale price for similar homes $4,633,350 22% above listing price
Average listing price for all homes in 02835 $1,729,843 119% below listing price
Median sale price for all homes in 02835 $365,000 90% below listing price

Contact Info

, Broker in Rhode Island
Judy Chace
(401) 207-9166



Mott & Chace Sotheby's International Realty
20 Narragansett Avenue, Narragansett, RI, 02882
(401) 789-8899
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