42 ledge road Newport, RI 02840

‘LAND’S END NEWPORT' ICONIC OCEANFRONT ESTATE- Unrivaled setting and extraordinary opportunity to acquire a legacy property in one of Newport’s most beautiful and sought-after locations. Sited on 5.6 ac. overlooking famed Cliff Walk and the Atlantic Ocean, ‘Land’s End' is located on the southeastern point of Aquidneck Island, offering total privacy to south and east. Open ocean views as far as Block Island, Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket. Enjoy breathtaking sunrises from the private master bedroom balcony, or relax on the patio and watch world class sailboats pass by. Dynamic ocean views and streaming sunlight from virtually every room providing some of the most coveted vistas on the East Coast. Designed by architect John Sturgis during Newport's Gilded Age, ‘Land’s End' has a history of notable ownership which includes Pulitzer Prize-winning author Edith Wharton. With Ogden Codman motifs, this family home is a classic example of understated elegance with modern upgrades such as full house generator, chef's kitchen w/12 burner gas stove, salt water pool and billiard room. The 8+ bedroom manor house (10,910 sf) is complemented by carriage house (1,457 sf) with 3 car ports and 3-bedroom guest quarters also enjoying spectacular ocean views. A warm and welcoming gathering place for family and friends in summer and/or winter with 8 working fireplaces. The perfect balance of location, history, and architectural design. A truly magnificent and rare Newport offering.


Property Details

MLS#
1223829
Type
Single Family
County
Newport
Neighborhood
Ledge Road/Cliff Walk
Year Built
1880
Lot Size
243,936 Sq Ft
Bedrooms
11
Full Baths
9
Half Baths
1
Living Area
12,367 Sq Ft
Taxes
$75,812
Tax Year
2018

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Newport was one of the five most important settlements in the 13 colonies, sharing that distinction with Boston, New York, Philadelphia and Charlestown. The city claims more standing buildings built before 1830, than any American community. It continues to live up to its reputation as a great place to summer and a great place to live.


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LISTED BY: LILA DELMAN REAL ESTATE

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