Extraordinary, exclusive coastal New England experience. Featured in Architectural Digest, American Country Home issue, June, 2008. Very, very private. Contemplate myriad architectural nuances in converted 18th century barn.
Tranquil setting in poetically beautiful community; unspoiled farmland tumbling to pristine, sandy beaches guarded by refulgent granite rock sentinels. Sometimes riotous surf; other times astounding calm water; perfect swim/work/bike get away with connoisseur cooking capabilities enhanced by abundant local foods, produce, fish, etc. Almost 4 acres with nearly one acre wild flower garden -- blooms June to late October attracting vast variety of birds and butterflies.
Keywords: Coastal southern New England antique yet modern country house converted barn; exclusive and private; magnificent surf, miles of beach, close to farm stands, fish market, local vineyard, bike paths, birding. Great for writer/artist.
Instant beach access, while being able to work/relax/exercise;
Charming, historic, New England village, quite different from tourist areas. Close to Cape Cod, Boston, Newport Mansions, New Bedford Whaling Museum, Newport Jazz Festival. convenient to Nantucket,Martha's Vinyard Block and Elizabeth Island ferries; Brown University, Roger Williams College, and prep schools such as St. Georges and Portsmouth Abbey. Local vineyard and local art, music and poetry readings.