1870 Sanford-Covell House Asks $6.9M in Newport, Rhode Island
$6,900,000 | Built 1870 | 5,798 Sq. Ft. | 8 Beds | 6.5 Baths | 0.36 Acres
72 Washington St, Newport, RI 02840
A rare offering in Newport, Rhode Island, the Sanford-Covell House is on the market for $6.9 million. Listing details: Villa Marina (aka Sanford-Covell House) – built in 1870 for Milton H Sanford and purchased 25 years later by William King Covell II is offered publicly for the first time since 1895! A historic treasure fronting along Washington Street in Newport’s famed Point neighborhood, the Villa offers unsurpassed and unobstructed waterfront Harbor views and sunsets from almost every vantage point on the property. A deep-water dock with a custom built cupola sitting area and inground heated, salt water pool are included amenities that should go along with any Newport waterfront property. Presently used as an up and running inn, but being marketed as a single family opportunity. The Sanford-Covell House is on the market for $6.9 million with Paul Leys of Gustave White Sotheby’s International Realty. Photography by Michael Osean. Check out a series of historic photos on the Library Of Congress.