Middletown Estate Rental Photos and Description
4 bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, sleeps 6
'Owls Cote', is a European style stone house set in a private park-like setting bordering the Norman Bird Sanctuary. It takes just 5 minutes to walk to Sachuest Beach on the Atlantic Ocean, that Yankee magazine described as ' THE 'BEST BEACH IN RHODE ISLAND' and TOP 10 PLACES TO VISIT IN NEW ENGLAND. Also nearby is Third Beach, never crowded and a great place for small children. There rent d kayaks and paddle-boards. Also walk to Sachuest Point, a National wildlife sanctuary,' 245 acres of coastal paths with designated places to cast for fish. The heart of Newport is a 7 minute drive from the house.Visit Newport for night life, shopping, film festivals, restaurants, museums, art galleries and Newport's famous series of summer jazz, folk and classical festivals. There are several public golf courses on the Island. Visit vineyards, preservation society mansions, botanical gardens.
House has 4 bedrms, 3 full baths. A blue-stone patio facing a professionally landscaped yard. Comfortably furnished. A stone walled garden courtyard has a gas grill dining table and chairs Central AC, Internet. Two bedrooms on first floor, (one twin, one queen) two on second floor.(one queen, set of twins) 3 full baths.
Weekly Rental for one family or 6 people, $4,500 per week.
- Low Allergen Environment
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets not allowed
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- wheelchair inaccessible
About Maryalice Huggins
I'm in in the decorative arts/ preservation field and an author of historical nonfiction.
Maryalice Huggins purchased this estate in 2005
Why Maryalice Huggins chose Middletown
Two reasons drew me to this property; the architecture and idyllic location.The walled garden courtyard feels European. This historically significant house is original to a famous estate and boarders on 1000 acres of protected open space and is a 5 minute walk to Second Beach. You can hear the Ocean from the house. It's a 10 minute bike ride to the heart of Newport.
What makes this estate unique
Private. Charming. Artistically furnished and comfortable. Recently restored with high end systems and appliances. For people who love nature and being able to walk to one of Rhode Island's most unspoiled beautiful beaches.
Property boarders The Norman Bird Sanctuary. 5 minute bike ride to Sachuest Point National Wildlife refuge, with 245 acres of walking trails along the Atlantic Ocean.