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692 Bellevue Ave
Newport, RI 02840

  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3.5 Bathrooms

Spectacular ocean views highlight this magical seaside retreat, Seaglass Cottage. Located at the southeastern point of Bellevue Avenue, a sought after address shared by many of the Newport's gilded Age mansions, the home abuts Rough Point, the 39,,000 square foot former residence of tobacco heiress and philanthropist Doris Duke. This historic area overlooks Newport’s rocky coastline and scenic Cliff Walk, a recreational 3.5-mile walking trail with crashing surf on one side and magnificent mansions on the other, named one of the “50 Places of a Lifetime” by National Geographic Traveler. Wonderful Bailey’s Beach is also within a few minutes’ walk, as are a number of the historic mansions which are open for public touring. Privately sited on one acre with sensational ocean views, this 2,781 square foot, four-bedroom, three and one-half-bath home is designed in a contemporary style, yet retains a traditional New England shingle-style charm and offers further expansion possibilities. The light-filled interior combined with the backdrop of the deep blue ocean creates an atmosphere of tranquility and warmth. The main level features an open living and family area with stunning ocean views and hardwood floors throughout and is warmed by a double-sided wood-burning fireplace. Sliding glass and French doors allow direct access to the ocean-facing wraparound open and covered deck, perfect for memorable al fresco entertaining. A wet bar provides additional space for relaxation and enjoyment. A fully equipped kitchen adjoins the cathedral ceilinged breakfast room and enjoys its own stunning ocean views while sliding doors open to the expansive deck for grilling and dining. A spacious master suite on the garden level with a walk-in dressing room enjoys views of the lovely grounds and pool, while two other guest bedrooms and a bath comfortably accommodate guests. A second master suite or fourth guest bedroom on the third level has a cozy sitting room, and impresses with its spectacular ocean views. A second master suite, or fourth guest bedroom on the third level has a cozy living room, and impresses as a private oasis with its breathtaking ocean views. Outdoors, the home is enhanced with beautiful mature plantings, a welcoming swimming pool, an outdoor shower, and a potting shed for additional storage. The natural beauty of Newport, a treasure-by-the-sea, offers breathtaking shorelines, gorgeous sunsets, sparkling waters, Gilded Age mansions, fresh seafood, world-renowned sailing and a rich history. The town’s picturesque harbor, known as “the sailing capital of the world,” is home to America’s Cup sailboats, yachts, fabulous restaurants and wonderful shops. With its idyllic private location, gated entry, close proximity to fabulous beaches, glorious ocean views, and short stroll to majestic Cliff Walk, this residence is a rare offering not to be missed. To schedule a private showing, please call Cynthia Moretti at 401-374-3444.

MLS# 116018
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V. Cynthia Moretti

V. Cynthia Moretti

Lila Delman Real Estate International

3 Memorial Boulevard
Newport RI 02840  

Lila Delman Real Estate International
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