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5 Harbor View Drive Newport

$5,495,000
5 4.2 4,663 sq ft

The Property

From its perch on Halidon Hill, Aerie Cottage overlooks Newport, its historic harbor, the Newport Bridge and Narragansett Bay’s East Passage. Accessed via a private road, the entrance to the driveway is flanked by stone walls and mature hedges. A thorough renovation of both buildings, completed in 2015, with extensive site work and new landscaping, created a stylish and tranquil home…a contemporary classic preserved for generations to come. The main cottage is an oasis of intimate spaces for quiet enjoyment and open areas for entertaining.

The materials – reclaimed walnut, original paneling, exposed beams, stacked fieldstone, Danby marble – create a refined, warm palette. Outdoor spaces include a wrap-around porch, and 3 stone patios. The Guest Cottage is recognized as a legal 2nd dwelling unit, with a 2 bed, 2 bath apartment and a 3rd floor studio/office for a view from the peak. The ground level includes an oversized 2-car garage and a storybook potting shed. Work at home options are available in both buildings. Set on over 2 acres, privacy for the cottages is afforded with mature plantings and wooded areas. Garden beds are filled with perennials and the ultimate classic seaside beauty of blue hydrangeas. A quick walk to downtown or your club, yet a serene setting a world away from the bustle. At the bottom of the drive, walking paths lead to Thames Street, just 1/3 of a mile away, or just steps from Ida Lewis and New York Yacht Clubs.

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Listing Details

MLS Number

1253726

Lot Size:

2.03 acres

Features

  • Basement: Partial
  • Breezeway
  • Deck
  • Porch
  • Shingles
  • Wood
  • Fireplace: Gas,Wood Frame
  • Heating: Central Air, Central Heat, Forced Air, Zoned
  • Heating Fuel: Gas
  • Garage: Detached, Integral
  • Fenced
  • Out Building
  • Underground Utilities
  • Waterview
  • Type: Cottage,Historic
  • Year Built: 1890
  • Water Amenities: Saltwater View, Walk to Salt Water, Walk To Water

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