Iconic Seafair – $19,000,000
254 Ocean Avenue, Newport, Rhode Island, United States, 02840
Since 1936 iconic Seafair has reigned over its gated oceanfront peninsula. Built to compliment the curve of the coast, the crescent shaped residence boasts expansive ocean views from every living space.
Of sturdy rubble-stone construction with limestone quoins and a slate roof, Seafair has embraced every aspect of its dramatic oceanfront site for over seventy years.
On the first level, double steps to the formal entry hall welcome one to the thoughtfully preserved residence. Original features include a main salon and formal dining room with Louis XVI details, a grand staircase featuring Directoire-style wrought-iron railings, and French doors leading from the main salon to the enclosed seaside loggia.
The home further benefits from an impeccable chef’s kitchen that is open to informal living space, a paneled library and a den with full bath. The upper levels are comprised of eight en suite bedrooms, a pool room and ample storage.
The luxurious master suite amenities include a sitting room, his and her walk-in closets, an ocean front terrace, a marble bath, and a fireplace. Seafair is served by two elevators, central air conditioning, a service kitchen, and a full service, on demand generator.
House Size: 15,851 Sq. Ft.
Lot Size: 9 Acres
Bathrooms: 11 Full, 3 Half
Specialty Items: Built in 1936, Rubble-Stone Construction, Slate Roof, Manicured Grounds, Walled Garden, Gated, Ocean Facing Pool, Pool House, Tennis Court.
Address: 254 Ocean Avenue, Newport, Rhode Island, United States, 02840
Listing Agent: Melanie Delman of Lila Delman Real Estate
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